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separate into constituents or fractions containing concentrated constituents

obtain by a fractional process

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In addition to providing enhanced service for producers, the current fundamentals in the petrochemical sector serve as an example of how the new fractionator can position Enterprise to capitalize on additional business opportunities.
The Intracoastal Pipeline will serve as a strategic link between our Pelican and Eunice processing facilities and our Eunice and Riverside fractionators.
The initial incremental investment required to restart the fractionator is approximately $7.
The Mont Belvieu 1 Fractionator separates mixed natural gas liquids into specific products including ethane, propane, mixed butanes and natural gasoline.
The new, 700-mile pipeline system will transport Y-grade natural gas liquids (NGLs) from gas plants in the Permian Basin and South Texas to the various fractionator facilities along the Gulf Coast along with the Mont Belvieu NGL hub.
DENVER -- DCP Midstream LLC (DCP) and Occidental Petroleum Corporation (Oxy) announced today that they have entered into preliminary agreements for Oxy's wholly owned subsidiary Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) to provide right-of-way for the DCP Midstream Sandhills Pipeline LLC (Sandhills Pipeline) and for DCP to provide a supply option for a proposed new Oxy NGL fractionator in Ingleside, Texas.
The potential sale also includes Koch Pipeline's 50% interest in the Chisholm Pipeline gathering system and the 80% interest in Mont Belvieu 1, a fractionator near Houston, currently owned by MBFF, LP, which is an redirect subsidiary of Koch Holdings, LLC.
Service at the sixth fractionator is projected to begin in early 2013, at which time the unit will be fully contracted.
NYSE:EPD) today announced it plans to construct a sixth natural gas liquids (NGL) fractionator at its Mont Belvieu, Texas facility that will increase capacity there by 75,000 barrels per day (BPD).
The maintenance work involves cleaning out the unit and redesigning some of the components in a section of the fractionator.
2 billion between now and late 2013 in order to: 1) construct a 570-plus-mile, 16-inch natural gas liquids (NGL) pipeline, the Sterling III Pipeline, to transport either unfractionated NGLs or NGL purity products from the Mid-Continent region to the Texas Gulf Coast; 2) reconfigure its existing Sterling I and II NGL distribution pipelines to transport either unfractionated NGLs or NGL purity products; and 3) build a 75,000-bpd NGL fractionator, MB-2, at Mont Belvieu, TX.
This delay is the result of an incident that occurred within the fractionator vessel as it commenced its start-up sequence.
The scope of work primarily includes the assembly of coke drums and a fractionator tower.
A 20 percent ownership interest in the Mont Belvieu 1 fractionator ("MB1") which is operated by ONEOK Partners (NYSE: OKS).