Use of Oil

Crude oil and other liquids produced from fossil fuels are refined into petroleum products that people use for many different purposes. Biofuels, such as ethanol and biodiesel, are also used as petroleum products, mainly in mixtures with gasoline and diesel fuel. Petroleum is the largest U.S. energy source. We use petroleum products to propel vehicles, to heat buildings, and to [...]

By |2021-11-25T05:11:48+00:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

Distillation Columns Used in Crude Oil Refining

OIL & GAS A distillation column is a critical piece of equipment in the refining of crude oil. It acts very much like a still, separating product into its different chemical components based on differences in volatility. Oil refineries use two main types of distillation columns. They are: Packed Type Columns – A packed distillation column is [...]

By |2018-12-17T06:37:31+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments


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