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calcine

[′kal‚sīn]
(engineering)
To heat to a high temperature without fusing, as to heat unformed ceramic materials in a kiln, or to heat ores, precipitates, concentrates, or residues so that hydrates, carbonates, or other compounds are decomposed and the volatile material is expelled.
To heat under oxidizing conditions.
(materials)
Product of calcining or roasting.

calcine

To heat a substance below the temperature of fusion to drive off chemically combined water or to alter its chemical and physical characteristics.
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The sloping chute from the side of the calciner as installed originally was made of Incoloy lined with insulating cement and the loop seal was also constructed in Incoloy, but until the new system was subjected to trial runs it was not insulated so that modifications could easily be made if needed.
Validation convinced them that Calciner operation was not a threat to human health or the environment.
This blend (rock feed) is ground into a dry powder using a roller mill and processed in a calciner that burns the organic material in it and drives off [CO.
Filtered bicarbonate is heated to 175[degrees]C in a sealed rotary calciner, from which rich Carbondioxide gases are led to the second Carbonating tower.
Alba), with an aim to further strengthen its safety culture, announced the launch of the HSE Week by Alba Calciner & Marine from 8 to 12 December, 2013.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is enforcing air quality regulations for equipment that thermally processes industrial sand and meets the regulatory definition of a dryer or calciner.
Dubai Aluminium Company (Dubal) has bought a 20 per cent stake in a calciner development project in China, said Zawya Dow Jones report.
Summary: Dubai Aluminium (Dubal), the entirely state-owned enterprise whose Jebel Ali operation ranks as the world's largest single-site primary aluminium smelter using pre-bake anode technology, has expanded its interest in the upstream (raw materials) sector by purchasing a 20 per cent stake in a calciner development project as part of a joint venture with Sinoway Carbon Energy Holdings, Hong Kong, for an undisclosed sum.
The calciner (front end of the plant) feed rate is currently operating at 15 tonnes/hour compared with a design instantaneous rate of 18 tonnes/hour, or 83% of instantaneous design capacity.
A hydrocracking unit, two reformers, a naphtha hydrotreater, coker heaters, a calciner and and a flare gas recovery unit underwent work during the overhaul, according to the notice.
Mr Schmitt visited the marine facilities, calciner plant, power plant, potlines, casthouses, carbon plant, R&D, engineering and several other departments.
The contract, awarded by Utkal Alumina International Limited, covers design, engineering, supply, erection and commissioning of a gas suspension calciner and a coal handling plant for a 1.