The same technical specifications of Sharjah Natural Gas Distribution Project will be applied on khorfakkan and Kalba Gas Distribution Network. Kalba Gas Distribution Network comprises of polyethylene pipelines and high quality copper pipes IP service: Natural Gas is supplied to the consumers by Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority through IPs line connected to the main pipeline. Main Regulator: A service valve is used to isolate the building in case of emergency and a main regulator is fitted after the service valve to reduce the inlet pressure from 4 bar to 75 millibar. This regulator is automatically closed in case of any increase in pressure as the result of leakage which should be repaired by the authorized technicians only. Sub Regulator: This regulator is designed to reduce the pressure from 75 millibar to 21 millibar.
As a clean economical friendly -to- environment energy, the natural gas is featured with following advantages as compared to LPG: