catalytic cracker

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a chemical reactor for converting oils with high boiling points into fuels with lower boiling points in the presence of a catalyst

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One of the refinery's two 70,000 barrel per day crude units, the fluid catalytic cracker, and associated processing units underwent general maintenance during the shutdown which began March 2.
The catalytic cracking complex will produce high-value gasoline and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and will be comprised of a fluidized catalytic cracker, gasoline hydrotreater, associated gas treatment units, and a dedicated flare.
Repair work at the Mathura refinery will begin with the shutdown of a fluidised catalytic cracker (FCC) in mid-August for about two months, the source said.
Reliance will produce propylene, another building block for plastics, using a fluid catalytic cracker (FCC) at its second refinery in Jamnagar.
Units undergoing general maintenance include one of the refinery's two 70,000 barrel per day crude units, the fluid catalytic cracker, and associated processing units.
It will reduce sulfur in both gasoline and diesel products while improving the performance of the fluid catalytic cracker (FCC) unit.
The 180,000 bpd crude distillation unit (CDU) at the No 3 unit, an 84,0000 bpd residue fluid catalytic cracker (RFCC) at the No.
In 2002, the companies successfully operated their combined technologies on fluid catalytic cracker unit flue gas and have since signed a number of commitments with refiners for commercial systems.
Royal Dutch Shell unexpectedly shut a gasoline-making fluid catalytic cracker (FCC) at its 500,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) Singapore refinery, and is currently restarting the unit, trading sources said.
Technology bids are due by mid-February for the residual fluidised catalytic cracker and aromatics units.
These investments split up as follows: Ultramar will be investing $31 million to expand its catalytic cracker unit and $1.
The purchase includes the coker, crude unit, catalytic cracker, alkylation unit, isomerization unit, a portion of the site utilities and a portion of the storage tanks used at the Premcor facility.
The repairs at Amuay, which will include the facility's catalytic cracker and several smaller units, had originally been scheduled to take place later this year.
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