petroleum coke


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petroleum coke

n.
Coke that is produced as a byproduct of petroleum refining, used as an industrial fuel and in the manufacture of iron and steel, anodes for aluminum smelters, and other products. Also called petcoke.
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Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) is making considerable headway in generating wider customer interest across regional and global markets in the company's calcined petroleum coke product, said a senior official.
DI stated in 1998: "Calcined coke produced by the proposed facility initially would be marketed to Dubai Aluminium (Dubal) and other customers in the region whose imports of petroleum coke are expected to increase dramatically with the planned start-up of additional smelters".
The first section of the report presents data on the resources required for production of petroleum coke, and their characteristics.
There are over 14 million tonnes of petroleum coke moved throughout the United States that is burned in utilities and chemical plants, so that has nothing to do with the fact that we are in Thunder Bay," he said.
Petroleum coke is an excellent, inexpensive product to blend with coal in traditional coal fired boilers.
He also spoke on Alba's distinction of being only one of two aluminium smelters in the world having a dedicated petroleum coke calcine plant.
NYSE: KMP) today announced that it has acquired a newly constructed petroleum coke (petcoke) terminal in Port Arthur, Texas, for approximately $67 million from TGS Development Group.
The project would be sited at Paradip in Odisha State of India and will use petroleum coke from IOCL's refineries as the key feedstock.
com/research/a12035/india_petroleum_co) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "India Petroleum Coke Industry: Fuel Diversification Driving Domestic Demand" to their offering.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Petroleum Coke
The company operates or owns an interest in more than 35,000 miles of pipelines that transport products such as natural gas, gasoline, crude oil and CO2, and over 170 terminals that store petroleum products and chemicals and handle bulk materials like coal and petroleum coke.
UC RUSAL, a leading global aluminium producer, and Rosneft, Russia s leading petroleum company, announce the signing of a long-term agreement for the supply of petroleum coke and natural gas to RUSAL s plants.

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