Dictionary of Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Processing

Dictionary of Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Processing

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In industry, miscommunication can cause frustration, create downtime, and even trigger equipment failure. By providing a common ground for more effective discourse, the Dictionary of Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Processing can help eliminate costly miscommunication. An essential resource for oil, gas, and petrochemical industry professionals, engineers, academic staff, and science and engineering students, the dictionary defines over 5, 000 technical and commercial terms encompassing exploration, production, processing, refining, pipelining, finance, management, and safety. From basic engineering principles to the latest drilling technology, the text covers the fundamentals and their real-world applications. Alphabetically arranged for quick reference, it contains easy-to-understand descriptions and figures, as well as oil and gas SI units and metric equivalents. Industry newcomers and personnel with no technical background especially benefit from the booka€™s practical language that clearly demonstrates the concepts behind the definitions.CPT (Corrosion): Critical pitting temperature. CQG: Crystal quartz gauge. ... At the same time, cer- tain unstable or reactive molecules in the charge stock combine to form tar or coke bottoms. The cracking reaction may ... Crane Barge: A large barge, capable of lifting heavy equipment onto offshore platforms. Also known as aanbsp;...

Title:Dictionary of Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Processing
Author:Alireza Bahadori, Chikezie Nwaoha, Malcolm William Clark
Publisher:CRC Press - 2013-12-04


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