Management of a complex cavern storage facility for natural gas. Anon. JPT, April 1998, 50(4), 134, 135. (Synopsis SPE paper 38865).
Details are given of an operational-management model that was developed for the Epe cavern storage facility operated by Ruhrgas AG. Individual programme routines were calibrated by field test in individual caverns. New cavern dimensioning processes, field tests, and optimization of gas storage are discussed.