Flare Header versus Flare Stack

Asked by phamus 4 years, 4 months ago | 1 Answers

How would one describe the Flare Header and Flare Stack?

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phamus 4 years, 4 months ago

Flare Header: The line from the pressure relief valves or vapor depressuring valves to the flare knockout drum and from the knockout drum to the flare stack.

Flare Stack: A pipe that transfers discharged vapor from the flare header to a safe, elevated location for burning at a flare tip.