barrels per calendar day


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barrels per calendar day

[′bar·əlz pər ¦kal·ən·dər ‚dā]
(chemical engineering)
A unit measuring the average rate of oil processing in a petroleum refinery, with allowances for downtime over a period of time. Abbreviated BCD.
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The acquisition by Tesoro of the 108,000 barrels per calendar day refinery in Anacortes, Wash.
BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 1997--Solv-Ex Corporation (NASDAQ:SOLV) reports that its Board of Directors has approved issuance of a public disclosure statement in Alberta with respect to construction and operation of an expanded plant to produce 80,000 barrels per calendar day of pipelineable crude oil from the Company's two oil sands leases north of Fort McMurray.