FP14 ILP Vessel Installation

Wairakei Steam Field

Installation and connection of a Second ILP separation Vessel at Flash Plant 14 in the Wairakei Steamfield.

The scope of works included the Civil works and Mechanical works.

The civil works included the vessel foundations, platform and pipe support foundations, retaining walls, culverts, trenches, drainage and building extensions.

The mechanical works included erection of a separation vessel, supply of supports, tie-in to existing steam and water pipelines, interconnection pipework, installation of valves drains vents and warm through lines.

This was a challenging project with multiple ties in, all having to be completed during plant shuts and to tight time lines. The project was completed in the required project programme.