300 miles of 24" diameter pipeline, transporting 16 different fuels from refineries to distributors. Thirteen take-off points along the line distribute fuel to terminals. Four booster engine pump stations with associated tankage for storage range from 1000 HP to 2000 HP each. Pump station operations are recorded at a central control station. Position of valves, line pressure and flow rates at all 13 take-off points are remotely controlled and metered utilizing microwave radio system to transmit instructions between central control and remote booster stations.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania/Cleveland, Ohio