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  1. Shell Nederland brings propylene glycol ether plant on stream

    Online Articles

    Fri, 18 Jan 2002

    BV has brought a 100,000 tonnes/year propylene oxide glycol ether plant on stream at Pernis, the Netherlands. The plant makes propylene glycol monomethyl ether, di propylene glycol mono methyl ether, and propylene glycol mono ethyl ether

  2. Companies plan monoethylene glycol plant in Thailand

    Online Articles

    Wed, 14 Mar 2001

    Mar. 14�Thai Olefins Co. (TOC) and Indorama Group have announced a joint venture to develop a $200 million monoethylene glycol (MEG) plant on the Thai eastern seaboard. The plant, the first of its kind in Thailand, will be capable of producing 300

  3. Thai Olefins to build ethylene glycol plant

    Online Articles

    Thu, 8 Feb 2001

    By an OGJ Online Correspondent BANGKOK, Feb. 8 �Thai Olefins Co. is planning a 300,000 tonne/year ethylene glycol plant to integrate with its existing Map Ta Phut petrochemical complex at Rayong, Thailand. The company is also looking forward

  4. Pressurized reboiler reduces VOC emissions in glycol dehy systems

    Online Articles

    Mon, 26 Apr 2004

    Click on the pdf link below to view entire article. A pressurized glycol reboiler, first used at a Shell onshore South Louisiana facility, is effective in controlling volatile organic compound emissions.

  5. Improvements stabilize Drizo glycol -enhancement process

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 28 Oct 2002

    required of solid-bed desiccant. Drizo is a glycol -enhancement process that uses a commonly available ..... solvent in counter current contact with semilean glycol . It generates a very high purity glycol that is sent to the gas- glycol contactor

  6. New glycol -unit design achieves VOC, BTEX reductions

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 Jul 1998

    and xylene (BTEX) from natural-gas glycol dehydration systems does not require costly ..... installation of a 10-equivalent-tray glycol -dehydration unit for field-gas dehydration ..... and BTEX by requiring 1-1.5 gal of glycol /pound of water removed. Glycol -unit

  7. Dutch North Sea platform expands on conventional glycol scheme

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 22 Mar 1999

    pipeline curving to the subcellar deck. The glycol contactor (upper half shown here) is ..... bottom part. Working from a conventional glycol gas-drying system, Stork Engineers ..... would be a conventional tri-ethylene glycol (TEG) gas-drying system with combined

  8. Advanced dehydrator design recovers gas, reduces emissions

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 26 Jul 2004

    Performance testing of an advanced glycol dehydrator design showed that the unit ..... Research Institute, estimated that active glycol dehydrators in the US collectively emitted ..... to an absorber. Lean, dry triethylene glycol (TEG) directly contacts the wet gas

  9. PROCESS SAFETY—2 (Conclusion): Examples illustrate ISD concepts, common issues

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 3 Jun 2013

    design in amine natural gas sweetening, glycol dehydration, and molecular sieve dehydration. The ..... simple gas-conditioning units such as glycol dehydration. Overfilling While there ..... Fig. 2, an example process flow for glycol dehydration adapted, 6 and Fig. 3, an example process

  10. Shell to build ethers plant in the Netherlands

    Online Articles

    Fri, 19 May 2000

    construction has begun on a 100,000 tonne/year propylene oxide glycol ether plant at Pernis, the Netherlands. The plant will manufacture propylene glycol monomethyl ether, dipropylene glycol monomethyl ether, and propylene glycol monoethyl ether

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