residual oil

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Synonyms for residual oil

oil products that remain after petroleum has been distilled

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Such residual oil is only well drilling encountered or only wells drilled, or oil wells drilling met for interlayer, the cementing quality and the same layer and water control, water and other aspects of the reasons and no perforation of remaining oil (Fig.
Speaking at the opening of the 12th Middle East Geosciences Conference and Exhibition (GEO 2016), the minister said that efforts are being made to produce the residual oil saturation in the Gas Cap of the Mauddud reservoir.
Based on the procedure described above, the residual oil rate can be calculated using the following equation:
Other advantages of synthetic oils are their lower volatility, which results in lower oil carry over and residual oil content, especially at high temperatures, and a better viscosity-temperature-behaviour.
In most cases, a certain amount of residual oil content cannot be entirely avoided in standard applications.
The affected soil will be removed from the site and residual oil will be burned off.
Entrepreneurs from Russia, the UAE and Panama purchased straight-run gasoline, residual oil and polypropylene produced by the Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries.
Tesoro's plant near Kenai is more fully equipped than the Interior refineries, which are smaller and simpler in design, but even Tesoro can't fully use the "lower end" oil of the crude oil it receives, and often sells this residual oil at a loss.
The quality of compressed air is defined by the grade of particle filtration, the residual oil content, and the pressure dew point.
And it was recently reported that the Saudi Arabian government had selected the Shell residual oil gasification process for a plant that it is building.
Global owns, controls or has access to one of the largest terminal networks of petroleum products and renewable fuels in the Northeast, and is one of the largest wholesale distributors of gasoline, distillates, residual oil and renewable fuels to wholesalers, retailers and commercial customers in New England and New York.
5m-diameter and 8m-long residual oil reactor with its 54m main arm, with the Liebherr crane acting as the slide tail crane.
The company also added two 103 MW steam turbines to Pakistan's Kot Addu residual oil & natural gas power plant.
At the Anuga FoodTec 2012, BEKO TECHNOLOGIES will present the certified METPOINT(r) OCV measuring system for the reliable monitoring of the residual oil content in compressed air.
On the other hand, Oil Displacement Efficiency was improved, mainly using viscoelasticity of polymer solution to increase the stress acting on the residual oil, make the residual oil produce larger deformation and lead to fracture.