absorption tower

absorption tower

[əb′sȯrp·shən ‚tau̇·ər]
(engineering)
A vertical tube in which a rising gas is partially absorbed by a liquid in the form of falling droplets. Also known as absorption column.
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Tenders are invited for Replacement, Strengthening, Fabrication And Erection Of Structures In Absorption Tower Of Mpna In Nitric Acid Plant
A mixture of carbon dioxide and nitrogen is inserted at the bottom of the first stack, the absorption tower, and saturated with water.
It is observed that the SO2 concentration has strongly changed in the outlet of absorption tower.
The 22C001 absorption tower is t he heaviest and highest equipment in the coal-based hydrogen plant.
Note: In the liquid column tower method, limestone slurry is sprayed upward from the lower area of an absorption tower.
Finnish high-tech group Vaahto Group Plc (OMX Helsinki: WAT1S) said on Wednesday (15 October) that its subsidiary Japrotek Oy Ab will deliver a nitric acid absorption tower to Uhde GmbH to Indonesia.
The planned turnaround, weather factors and interstage absorption tower cooler problems will impact our DAP production during the first quarter of 2010.
Tenders are invited for Supply, Fabrication, Inspection & Testing Of Caustic Tank & Absorption Tower
ON Energie will build, based on MHI's basic design, a CO2 recovery pilot plant including a flue-gas cooling tower, a CO2 absorption tower using the KS-1 solvent, and a CO2 desorption tower for separating the CO2 from the absorbent.
Limited Tenders are invited for Chlorine Absorption Tower
Tenders are invited for Supply, Fabrication, Inspection And Testing Of Caustic Tank And Absorption Tower
Tenders are invited for Erection And Removal Of Scaffolding For Repair Of Acid And Cooling Water Line Of C01 Absorption Tower In Mp Nitric Acid Plant