flash drum

flash drum

[′flash ‚drəm]
(chemical engineering)
A facility, such as a tower, which receives the products of a preheater or heat exchanger to release pressure; volatile components are vaporized and separated for further fractionation.
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The cleaned DGA was returned to the flash drum through the outlet piping from the DGA sump downstream of the sump filters.
Approximately 60 percent of the water and naphtha flashes off as vapor in the unit's first-stage flash drum and leaves the drum through an overhead line.
Tenders are invited for Installation Of Flash Drum Including Deployment And Operation Of Cranes, Piping, Civil, Structural And Piling Jobs In Ohcu At Haldia Refinery.
Tenders are invited for supply of hydrogen recovery flash drum
Tenders are invited for civil works for equipment foundation involving piling works and other associated civil works for hydrogen recovery flash drum during forthcoming shutdown at hydrocracker unit of haldia refinery.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Sample Flash Drum For Dhds Unit
Tenders are invited for Design And Engineering Services For Installation Of Flash Drum In High Pressure (Hp) Amine Circuit And Associated Piping In Ohcu For Hydrogen Recovery At Haldia Refinery.
It also commissioned scheme-2, under which it installed equipment for the recovery of flash-gases from carbonate and DEA flash drums in LNG Trains 1, 2 and 3.
GHI also delivered to Qatar Fertiliser Company's fifth phase project four LP/HP flash drums and two vacuum separators.
Several applications were for an oil refinery in Kazakhstan, which has worked with IGS for over 10 years to protect over 50 processing vessels, including amine regenerators, contactors, waste heat boilers, reactors, KO pots, caustic scrubbers, flash drums, high pressure separators, H2S absorbers, and other vessels against corrosion.