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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The hydrocracker plant of National Crescent Petroleum Ltd.
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a joint venture between Total and LUKOIL, for engineering, procurement assistance and construction management assistance for the upgrade of the distillate hydrocracker at the Zeeland Refinery located at Vlissingen, The Netherlands.
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The RFCC and hydrocracker are secondary units that produce higher-value products such as gasoline, jet fuel and diesel.
The Sitra refinery expansion project will include a crude unit and associated facilities, hydrocracker and associated facilities, residue conversion units and a waste treatment facility.
The contract involves construction of a 23,000 b/d lube hydrocracker and catalytic ISO-dewaxing complex, which will include hydrogen manufacturing, sour gas absorption, sulphur recovery and prilling units.
TA) (hereinafter "the Company,""ORL"), Israel's largest integrated refining and petrochemical group, announced today about the status of the Hydrocracker Project.
We do not expect significant production growth in 2011-15, though some profitability improvement should come from the launch of a hydrocracker at the Kirishi refinery in 2011.
South Korea's Daelim Industrial won two contracts to build a gasoline unit and a hydrocracker.