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Oil Refining › Vacuum Unit

PROCESS INFORMATION
The Vacuum Unit is fed with Crude Bottoms and is injected with steam. Passing upwards through wash oil stages, the gas exits to an overhead condenser, where cleaned [...]learn more »

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Oil Refining › Merox Unit

PROCESS INFORMATION
In (UOP) Merox Units, where crudes are acidic, Caustic is used to reduce H2S traces and the Mercaptan Sulphur content. Caustic Treating Systems are done with a Pre-Washer followed [...]learn more »

Liquid-Liquid Separation

Internals for Liquid-Liquid Separators

COALESCERS
Coalescers in Cylinder Form
Today, two stage filter separator technology allows you to have the smallest possible vessel diameter, resulting in the lowest cost, while removing aerosol liquids and [...]learn more »

Liquid-Liquid Separation

Oil-Water, Water-Oil and Other 2 Phase Separator Packages

‘Becophase’ Liquid-Liquid Coalescers
Coalescing technology and media are also used to separate immiscible liquids. These are typically emulsions or hazy mixtures, and by separating them it can reduce the volume [...]learn more »

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Oil Refining › MEA Unit

PROCESS INFORMATION
The Amine gas treating, also known as gas sweetening, refers to a process that uses aqueous solutions of various alkylamines (commonly known as amines) to remove hydrogen sulphide (H2S) and carbon [...]learn more »

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Oil Refining › Naptha Hydrotreater

PROCESS INFORMATION
The Naptha Hydrotreater prepares feedstock for downstream reforming or isomerization. The naphtha feed is mixed with hydrogen rich recycle gas. The mixed feed is then heated and then fed [...]learn more »

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Oil Refining › Ethylene Plant

PROCESS INFORMATION
In an Ethylene plant there are multiple stages of compression, kinked with Knock Out Drums before and after the compressors (see below), and also Water Quench and Caustic [...]learn more »

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Oil Refining › Produced Water Effluent Treatment

PROCESS INFORMATION
The produced water effluent from a refinery can be treated in multiple stages, using appropriate equipment for each stage.
Primary Separation with a Plate separator (CPI) to give [...]learn more »