rated capacity

rated capacity

[′rād·əd kə′pas·əd·ē]
(mechanical engineering)
The maximum capacity for which a boiler is designed, measured in pounds of steam per hour delivered at specified conditions of pressure and temperature.
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This would allow the company to convert 24,000 barrels per day of heavy naphtha into petrol as per rated capacity.
has a rated capacity of up to 300 Ib/hr, double the rated capacity of the previous model VBD150 (though the latter has been shown in the field to actually be capable of over 200 Ib/hr).
More than half of these have a rated capacity of 2,000 tons per hour (tph) or more.
Northshore Mining has a current rated capacity of 6 million long tons (It/y) of magnetite pellets; 2014 production totaled 5.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Shiraz Petrochemical Plant processed 640,000 tons of petrochemicals, 109% of its rated capacity, during the first 4 months of the current calendar year which began on March 21, 2015.
To keep its operation in the safe zone it has to be operated non-stop on its rated capacity.
Could it be that at times each turbine consumes more than 50% of its rated capacity in its own operation?
The rated capacity represented 11% of the generation.
The "stable" outlook reflects expectations that the construction of the co-generation unit with expected rated capacity of 300 MW will be executed as planned and the facility will meet performance and availability levels as specified in the Pemex Conversion Services Agreement, S&P said.
The company said that the new BMS technology can charge batteries at four times the rated capacity of the battery per hour.
In addition the chemical plant also located in the same region shall operate at 20 per cent of its rated capacity of 700 TPD.
The battery shall deliver a minimum of 80% of its rated capacity after the first three hundred 300 cycles.