boil-off

boil-off

[′bȯil‚ȯf]
(textiles)
Removal of impurities from fabric by boiling the material in a solution.
(thermodynamics)
The vaporization of a liquid, such as liquid oxygen or liquid hydrogen, as its temperature reaches its boiling point under conditions of exposure, as in the tank of a rocket being readied for launch.
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Qatargas has presented its iconic environment project, the Jetty Boil-off Gas (JBOG) Recovery Project, at COP 21 UN Climate Change Conference, which is currently being held in Paris, showcasing the State of Qatars mitigation efforts to combat the effects of climate change.
Qatargas has presented its "iconic" environment project, the Jetty Boil-off Gas (JBOG) Recovery Project, at COP 21 UN Climate Change Conference, which is currently being held in Paris.
In April 2015, Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani inaugurated the Jetty Boil-Off Gas Recovery (JBOG) Project in Ras Laffan Industrial City.
This venture is called Jetty Boil-Off Gas Recovery (JBOC) plant.
Jetty Boil-off Gas Recovery project is set to become a landmark project for Qatar, balancing industrial development with care for the environment
With its zero helium boil-off technology* for Elekta Neuromag TRIUX, Elekta nearly eliminates the need for liquid helium refills.
The contract covers basic engineering design of the process plant; BED and detailed engineering design of LNG tanks; and procurement of key equipment such as the main cryogenic heat exchanger, mixed refrigerant compressor, boil-off gas compressor, LNG in-tank pumps, cryogenic control and on-off valves.
The contract covers basic engineering design (BED) of the process plant; BED and detailed engineering design of an LNG tank; and procurement of key equipment such as the main cryogenic heat exchanger, mixed refrigerant compressor, boil-off gas compressor, LNG in-tank pumps, cryogenic control and on-off valves.
The main disadvantage of depot designs include maintaining depots within the Lagrange point and avoiding a phenomenon called boil-off -- a condition where fuel that's not kept at cold temperatures can boil away.
It also has a nearly 30% thermal performance increase over conventional multi-layer insulation; the IMLI's increased thermal capability is critical for minimizing heat transference and boil-off of cryogenic storage systems.
Qatargas Jetty Boil-off Gas (JBOG) Recovery project recently hit the ten million man-hours without lost time injury mark in a major feat welcomed by its chief executive Sheikh Khalid Bin Khalifa Al-Thani.
Qatargas is currently undertaking the "Jetty Boil-off Gas (JBOG) Recovery Project" which aims to recover gas currently being flared during LNG ship loading at the Port of Ras Laffan, and the Plateau Maintenance Project (PMP) that will ensure the production capacity of Qatargas 1 is maintained at 10 MTA of LNG.