boil off


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boil off

vb
(Chemistry) to remove or be removed (from) by boiling: to boil off impurities.
n
liquified gases removed from a substance through evaporation
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Release date- 04092019 - In addition to highly accurate power balance measurements by the recording the temperature change and water boil off of the water bath calorimeter (August 23rd video), SunCell power measurements are being performed in molten gallium metal calorimeters.
The tender package, which was issued to world-class contractors, calls for the engineering, procurement and construction of three LNG storage tanks; compressors to recover tank boil off gas during storage and jetty boil off gas during LNG vessel loading; LNG rundown lines from the LNG trains to the LNG storage area; two additional LNG berths with an option for a third LNG berth; and loading and return lines from the LNG berths to the tanks.
One of its main advantages was the lack of a need for lubrication opening up applications under water, at elevated temperatures or in space, where any oils or greases boil off in the vacuum.
Radiation from the stars would boil off hydrogen in the planets' atmospheres, scientists say in the new study.
There, they will re-liquefy the boil off gas from the tanks and simultaneously condition the fuel gas for the engine.
Among the key issues that are addressed are the use of cargo as fuel; heel; boil off; and how to deal with delays.
Their atmospheres will begin to boil off, and the planets themselves will be stretched into egg shapes by stellar tides.
Ethylene boil off gas recovery project Tender no: RL/TC/T/21/13 Description: Ethylene boil off gas recovery project at RLOC Description: The scope of this tender is about ethylene boil off gas recovery project at RLOC.
This Zero Boil Off magnet substantially reduces consumption of liquid helium by reliquifying the helium gas generated by evaporation of the helium in the magnet.
The resulting steam is seeing a release of radioactive material into the atmosphere, but should the water boil off to the extent that the fuel rods are exposed to the air, Japan would have a far more serious nuclear threat on its hands.