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English translation: (refinery) purge column

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Spanish term or phrase:columna de purga
English translation:(refinery) purge column
Entered by: Philip Freyder
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10:30 Jan 28, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: columna de purga (petroleum refining, petrochemicals)
General context: petroleum refining and petrochemical industry.

Specific context: "Recepción de Nitrógeno de Purga de la planta XXX
"El servicio consiste en el suministro de corriente de purga de nitrógeno procedente de la columna de purga de la planta XXX a la línea de off-gas de la planta YYY."
Philip Freyder
Spain
Local time: 20:56
(refinery) purge column
Explanation:
please see:
New Hybrid Membrane/Distillation System for Olefin Recovery ...
... 50% compared with a two-column system. Operating expenses are expected ... may require
increased recovery of refinery purge gas olefins to meet regulations ...
es.epa.gov/techinfo/facts/nu-hybrd.html

and plenty more on:
http://www.google.com/search?q=refinery purge column&hl=en&...


good luck again!
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Elisa Capelão
Local time: 19:56
Grading comment
There's nothing like a specialist to get terminology right. Thanks again. By the way, I also use Google to
look for terms, and I find it amazingly useful. My problem with this assignment is that it's voluminous and
the customer wants it 'yesterday afternoon,' so I haven't time for Internet searches.
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(refinery) purge column


Explanation:
please see:
New Hybrid Membrane/Distillation System for Olefin Recovery ...
... 50% compared with a two-column system. Operating expenses are expected ... may require
increased recovery of refinery purge gas olefins to meet regulations ...
es.epa.gov/techinfo/facts/nu-hybrd.html

and plenty more on:
http://www.google.com/search?q=refinery purge column&hl=en&...


good luck again!


    see above
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 19:56
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 172
Grading comment
There's nothing like a specialist to get terminology right. Thanks again. By the way, I also use Google to
look for terms, and I find it amazingly useful. My problem with this assignment is that it's voluminous and
the customer wants it 'yesterday afternoon,' so I haven't time for Internet searches.
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