sour gas

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sour gas

[′sau̇r ¦gas]
(materials)
Natural gas that contains corrosive, sulfur-bearing compounds, such as hydrogen sulfide and mercaptans.
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The first phase of the project involves the construction of a crude distillation unit with capacity of 400 million barrels of oil per day (MBOD), a 210MBOD vacuum distillation unit, a 120MBOD visbreaker crude unit, a 50MBOD continuous catalyst regenerator, a 20MBOD isomerization unit, a 90MBOD diesel hydrotreater, a 30MMSCFD hydrogen plant, a 185 tonnes per day (TPD) (two trains) sulfur recovery unit, a 820 gallons per minute (GPM) amine regeneration unit, a 225GPM sour water stripper, a tankage and related utilities, and the installation of controls, flares and safety systems.
Facilities to be added under the BMP include residue hydrocracking, hydrocracking, hydro-desulphurisation, crude and vacuum distillation, hydrogen production, hydrogen and sulphur recovery, tail gas treatment, sour water stripping, amine recovery, bulk acid gas removal and amine recovery units and facilities for the recovery, solidification and handling of sulphur.
Auxiliary units like Hydrogen unit, Amine unit, Sour Water Stripper and an Effluent Treatment Plant are also in operation for producing prime quality products which are LPG, premium motor gasoline, jet fuels, kerosene, high speed diesel, light diesel oil, furnace fuel oil, Mineral Turpentine oil, Jute batching oil, solvent oil and various grades of bitumen.
The project will be executed on lump sum turnkey basis and includes the following main units: residue hydrocracking unit, hydrocracker unit, hydro desulphurisation unit, crude distillation unit, vacuum distillation unit, saturated gas plant, hydrogen production unit, hydrogen recovery unit, sulphur recovery unit, tail gas treatment unit, sour water stripper unit, amine recovery unit, bulk acid gas removal unit, sulphur solidification unit and sulphur handling facilities.
It includes the units for residue hydrocracking, hydrocracker, hydro desulfurisation, crude distillation unit, vacuum distillation, saturated gas plant, hydrogen production, hydrogen recovery, sulphur recovery, tail gas treatment, sour water stripper, amine recovery, bulk acid gas removal, sulphur solidification and sulphur handling facilities.
That medieval gate was not only a way in and out of the city in its day, but also channelled freshwater to breweries inside the city where beer makers had complained of sour water damaging their product.
The new job covers the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) of the units, including a fluid catalytic convertor (FCC) and a sour water treatment system at the Mina al-Ahmadi refinery.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Four units of Bandar Abbas Refinery, including the atmospheric and vacuum distillation unit, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Unit, sour water purification unit and Merox Unit, were successfully overhauled by Iranian experts.
His topics include distillation tower auxiliaries, hydrotreating and hydrocracking, sour water strippers, fluid catalytic cracking units and residual fluid catalytic cracking units, and general process calculations.
It is the second incident in the sour water unit of Shazand refinery in less than one week.
Muscat : Sohar Refinery will undergo a short temporary shutdown due an emergency situation in the Sour Water Stripper The Sour Water Stripper Unit is responsible of the treatment and removal of ammonia and sulphur components before sending the sour water to the main water treatment unit in the refinery.
Sohar, Dec 31 (ONA) A statement released today by Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) said that Sohar Refinery will undergo a short temporary shutdown due an emergency situation in the Sour Water Stripper.