3550 HP Reciprocating Compressor Package

3550 HP Reciprocating Compressor Package (Custom Unit)

Compass Compression Model No.



Gas Gathering


Musreau, Alberta

Customer Objective

An additional 3550 horsepower of gathering compression required at plant site.

Compass Compression Solution

Compass Compression designed an efficient 3-stage, reciprocating compressor package utilizing an Ariel "CM" pipeline cylinder on stage 2 and 3 to maximize throughput.

A high level acoustical and mechanical analysis was performed to ensure design suitability for high energy recip application.

* Sweet gas application.

Major Equipment Specifications


Ariel JGC/4 complete with (2) 17.375", (1) 14.750" & (1) 10.875" cylinders


Caterpillar 3612LE engine rated 3550 HP @ 1000 rpm

Air Cooler

Air-X-Limited 132 FF-4 engine drive 4-fan cooler

Control Panel

Allen Bradley - Compact Logix PLC control panel complete with accessories

Other Features

Assembled package > 115' length

Please contact our technical sales team to determine your compression package requirements.

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