hydrocracker


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hydrocracker

[′hī·drō‚krak·ər]
(chemical engineering)
A high-pressure processing unit that cracks long hydrocarbon molecules under a high-hydrogen-content atmosphere.
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5mpta slurry hydrocracker unit (SHCU) and a 96t/day propylene recovery unit (PRU) are also outlined in the plans.
Keep abreast of major refinery units (crude distillation, coking, fluid catalytic cracking, hydrocracker, hydrotreater and reformer) undergoing maintenance across the world
Extensive preparatory works were underway two months prior to the installation of the hydrocracker, with actual installation transpiring in a single day with the assistance of two cranes, and a heavy lift team comprising 36 personnel.
The hydrocracker unit will result in increased distillates production complying with Euro V specifications.
The hydrocracker and associated facilities will include a new hydrocracking unit with 60,000 bpd capacity, expansion of the mild hydrocracking unit from 54,000 bpd to 70,000 bpd capacity and a new fluid catalytic cracker.
Hydrocrackers are reportedly used to break down hydrocarbon molecules in heavier crude oil to produce premium transportation fuels, which includes gasoline, diesel and jet fuels that burn cleaner.
A hydrocracker converts heavy gasoil into cleaner fuels such as jet fuel, gasoline and diesel.
completes hydrocracker project at California refinery(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
The business, known as Bapco, started a partial shutdown last week and has stopped the 267,000 barrel-a-day refinery's hydrocracker for servicing
The state oil company usually exports VGO when there is an outage at its hydrocracker, a unit which further processes the feedstock into higher-value products.
Saudi Aram- co and Conoco are now evaluating bids for five other EPC contracts that include a coking unit, a crude facility, a gasoline unit, a hydrocracker and a tank farm, sources familiar with the matter said.
Aramco's problem-ridden 44,000 barrels per day (bpd) hydrocracker is expected to be re-started sometime next week, after undergoing repairs to plug a hydrocarbon leak, industry sources told Reuters.