reciprocating compressor


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reciprocating compressor

[ri′sip·rə‚kād·iŋ kəm′pres·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A positive-displacement compressor having one or more cylinders, each fitted with a piston driven by a crankshaft through a connecting rod.
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Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Spares For Reciprocating Compressor - Dresser Rand
The ZVI StraightFlo Valve (SFV), created by ZVI President and CTO Zahroof Mohamed, is a patent-pending, revolutionary, reciprocating compressor valve technology that is a drop-in replacement for conventional valves.
These two orders complemented Flynn's contract to supply Solstad's Normand Flipper with a a reciprocating compressor designed for use in even the toughest industrial, marine and offshore applications.
With the culmination of a more than two-year research project, a new GMRC Guideline for High-Speed Reciprocating Compressor Packages for Natural Gas Storage and Transmission Applications was recently released.
For example, at 50-percent capacity, a reciprocating compressor uses 50 percent of the power.
COOK Compression, an innovative developer and trusted provider of reciprocating compressor components to both end-users and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of compressor valves, packing cases, pistons, rider and wiper rings, rod packing, rods, pistons, cylinders and liners.
The replacement of reciprocating compressor with screw compressor will continue.
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The station contains six reciprocating compressor of which four are low pressure and two high pressure with a gas dehydration unit to dry the gas.
For year 2011, pipelines will have to monitor fugitive and vented emissions as well from centrifugal compressor venting, reciprocating compressor rod packing venting and a few other less significant sources.
Figure 1 presents a schematic view of a reciprocating compressor and the indicator diagram for a typical cycle.
Screw and reciprocating compressor designs are offered.