Latest Fractionating column Stories

2014-02-06 23:21:11

EPIC Systems, Inc. recently installed an industrial distillation system engineered to fit within a tight plant footprint.

2009-12-23 08:20:12

Refineries could trim millions of dollars in energy costs annually by using a new method developed at Purdue University to rearrange the distillation sequence needed to separate crude petroleum into products.

2007-05-09 06:00:21

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas). Distillation columns are a key component for hundreds of chemical processing industry (CPI) plants and are often found to be the nucleus of a petrochemical plant, in which everything in the plant ultimately depends upon for feed or output.

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The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.