US Patent No. 9,932,528

SYSTEM AND METHOD OF DELIVERING DILUTION WATER DROPLETS WITHIN AN OIL-AND-WATER STREAM


Patent No. 9,932,528
Issue Date April 03, 2018
Title System And Method Of Delivering Dilution Water Droplets Within An Oil-and-water Stream
Inventorship Gary W. Sams, Spring, TX (US)
Joseph Min-Hsiun Lee, Houston, TX (US)
Assignee Cameron Solutions, Inc., Houston, TX (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,932,528

1. A system for use in a crude oil desalting operation, the system comprising an elongated vessel including a crude oil inlet located toward a top end of the vessel, an oil-and-water outlet, and at least one wash water inlet, the system comprising:a piping arrangement located within an interior space of the vessel and including a plurality of spray nozzles arranged to receive wash water from the at least one wash water inlet and release the wash water into a crude oil flow flowing within the vessel.