petroleum refinery

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Noun1.petroleum refinery - a refinery for petroleumpetroleum refinery - a refinery for petroleum    
cat cracker, catalytic cracker - a chemical reactor for converting oils with high boiling points into fuels with lower boiling points in the presence of a catalyst
refinery - an industrial plant for purifying a crude substance
reformer - an apparatus that reforms the molecular structure of hydrocarbons to produce richer fuel; "a catalytic reformer"
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Founded in 1954, Alexandria Petroleumm is a petroleum refinery company that works in producing and exporting petroleum products in Egypt.
Honeywell UOP announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company (JPRC) to facilitate a $1.
It currently operates the only privately-held petroleum refinery in Nigeria.
US-based agricultural cooperative CHS has completed its purchase of the National Cooperative Refinery Association petroleum refinery and related operations based at McPherson Kan.
Zarqa, July 27 (Petra) -- Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour, on Monday, launched a 16-million-euro sulfur factory designed to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions from the Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company in the eastern Zarqa governorate.
ROTTERDAM, June 19 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Oil Minister Ali Saleh Al-Omair Thursday is visiting the Kuwait Petroleum refinery Europoort at Rotterdam.
Summary: A massive fire broke out Friday at a petroleum refinery in southern India, killing four .
MORE than 2,000 people in southern China have unfurled banners in a demonstration against plans for a petroleum refinery.
7 million is current debt owed to the generators and Refidomsa, the petroleum refinery.
Citadel "signed with the Iraqi oil ministry a deal to build an advanced petroleum refinery in Iraq with production capacity of 150,000 barrels per day," Citadel said in a statement.
The company is building a state-of-the-art 9 MMTPA petroleum refinery at Bathinda, Punjab, called Guru Gobind Singh Refinery Project.

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