catalytic cracking


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cat′alyt′ic crack′ing


n.
the reduction of the molecular weight of hydrocarbons by a catalyst, accomplished in a petroleum refinery by a type of chemical reactor (cat′alyt′ic crack′er).
Translations
craquage catalytique
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Table 9: ExxonMobil Corporation, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit Capacity In The United States (MMTPA), 2000-2013 48
The most important facilities of the project includes of crude distillation unit, single train residue fluid catalytic cracking unit, diesel hydrotreating unit, CCR unit, alkylation unit, polypropylene unit etc, utilities and offsites including captive power with other enabling infrastructure facilities.
Table 49: Asia-Pacific, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit Capacity In Malaysia (MMTPA), 2000-2013 82
3 Refining Industry in Mozambique, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Capacity, 2005-2018 43 3.
57 billion comes from Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) for civil, structural & underground piping works of fluid catalytic cracking units (FCCU) for the integrated refinery expansion project (IREP) at their Kochi refinery.
Table 50: Asia-Pacific, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit Capacity In Kazakhstan (MMTPA), 2000-2013 58
Rosneft's subsidiary, Syzran Oil Refinery, has obtained two reactors for a vacuum gasoil hydrotreatment unit, which is under construction at the catalytic cracking complex.
As per the deal, EIL will be responsible to offer PMC and EPCM services towards constructing a crude distillation unit, single train residue fluid catalytic cracking unit, diesel hydro treating unit, CCR unit, alkylation unit, poly-propylene unit and utilities and offsite including captive power with other enabling infrastructure facilities.
In addition, upgrades to oil refining sectors in emerging countries are projected to fuel global catalytic cracking capacity, supporting the production of fluid cracking catalysts and associated demand for lanthanum and cerium.