absorption plant

absorption plant

[əb′sȯrp·shən ‚plant]
(chemical engineering)
A facility to recover the condensable portion of natural or refinery gas.
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The contract will include: the supply of all necessary equipment (cremators, flue gas coolers, filtration/ absorption plant, dump coolers, exhaust gas flues, fans, plus all necessary: controls, acoustic attenuation dampers, valves and motors.
A small absorption plant was built to recover gasoline from the natural gas, but it was destroyed by fire late in 1920.
As a result, Imperial Oil in 1921 bought the assets of the bankrupt company, formed the Royalite Oil Company, and built a new absorption plant.
The system consists of a chemical absorption plant that separates CO2 from flue gases, a liquefaction unit where the captured CO2 is compressed and condensed using a refrigerant and two storage tanks where the liquid CO2 product is temporarily stored until discharge into transmission and storage infrastructures at the next suitable port.
The basic purpose of the absorption plant is to obtain a certain quantity of ammonized solution in the form of continuous material flow with the following parameters: the content of N[H.
It must be noted that this absorber, denoted as AB-1, is not the only apparatus within the absorption plant with the task to perform the absorption of N[H.