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Russian to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Petroleum Eng/Sci
Russian term or phrase:катализатор
This is from a description of methanol synthesis in a natural gas processing plant:
6.3. Далее синтез-газ в (5) компримируется до 5,0 МПа и поступает в реактор синтеза метанола (6), где на низкотемпературном катализаторе идет синтез метанола с содержанием концентрации основного вещества до 98,5%;
Are we talking about a catalyst here or some sort of device? If it's the later, what do I call it?
GaryG Local time: 14:38 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 57
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catalytic synthesis converter
Explanation: Seems to me it has to be a device.
Coogee Chemicals : Methanol
The synthesis gas is then converted to crude methanol in the catalytic synthesis converter. The crude methanol is purified to standard quality ... www.coogee.com.au/op_meth.html
Jack Doughty United Kingdom Local time: 19:38 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 464