heavy naphtha

heavy naphtha

[′hev·ē ′naf·thə]
(materials)
A dark amber to red liquid that is a mixture of xylene and higher homologs; it is flammable; used as a solvent for asphalt and in production of coumarone resins. Also known as high-flash naphtha.
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7bn project in 1996 added a delayed coker with a capacity of 60,000 b/d, a 45,000 b/d unit for heavy naphtha catalytic reformation, and a 48,000 b/d unit for hydrotreatment of light distillates.
Alexandria National Refining and Petrochemicals Company establishes, manages and operates refining, manufacturing and petrochemical plants to produce high-octane gasoline, LPG, propane, hydrogen, heavy naphtha and light reformate, among others.
In the first phase, Siraf plant is designed to produce 24,800 b/d of liquefied gas, 128,000 b/d of light naphtha, 147,600 b/d of heavy naphtha, 29,600 b/d of jet fuel and 149,600 b/d of gasoil.
The complex will adapt Honeywell UOP's aromatics complex design, to convert heavy naphtha into 800,000t a year of high-purity para-xylene, 520,000t a year of gasoline, and 200,000t a year of benzene.
The project's feed capacity of heavy naphtha, the basic material in producing high octane gasoline, is currently worth 540,000 tonnes annually.
The IHS Energy and IHS Chemical Light and Heavy Naphtha International Market Review is the first comprehensive, long-term study that provides separate light and heavy naphtha supply and demand balances, international trade data and pricing, as well as a 15-year global forecast for 2014 to 2029.
com/prnh/20130307/600769 Generally, there are two main classes of naphtha - heavy naphtha and paraffinic naphtha.
Almost one million metric tons of light and heavy naphtha was exported by Iran this year which shows a 2.
Bahwan Engineering is also working on the Ruwais Refinery Expansion in the UAE where its scope includes mechanical and piping installation work for the Saturated Gas Plant Unit, Saturated LPG Treating Unit, Saturated Heavy Naphtha Hydrotreater Unit and Kerosene Hydrotreating Unit.
The Company supplies a range of petroleum products in local and international markets, and is in the advance stage of completing major projects, including, Installation of first Isomerisation Unit of the Country with a capacity of 12,500 bpd, which will convert the Heavy Naphtha into High Quality Motor Gasoline; Installation of first Single Buoy Mooring & Sub-sea pipeline of the Country, and Storage Tanks with a capacity of 144,000 tones, which includes the largest crude oil storage tanks of the Country.
Director General of Agro and Chemical Benny Wachyudi said in order to better guarantee supply in the country, the industry ministry will soon propose the ruling of Domestic Market Obligation (DMO) on producers of light and heavy naphtha.
The complex is proposed to have an atmospheric distillation unit, a heavy naphtha hydro-treating reformer, a light gas-oil hydrocracker, a delayed coker hydrocracker and sulphur plants.