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fractionate

(frak′shŏ-nāt″)
To separate or divide a mixture, usually by means of the differing physical or chemical properties of its components.
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Enterprise's Mont Belvieu propylene fractionators contributed $6 million to the increase in gross operating margin, primarily due to higher propylene sales volumes partially offset by lower average sales margins and fees.
For example, rat hippocampus CA region neuron numbers can be estimated by optical fractionator (Onem et al., 2005) (Fig.
The fractionator feedstock (natural gas liquids) comes from Shell's Caroline natural gas plant.
The optimization of our Shoup facility and restart of our Tebone fractionator highlights the flexibility of our integrated midstream network, which extends beyond the Mont Belvieu complex into South Texas and Louisiana and provides a timely, efficient and cost-effective solution for accommodating growing production from domestic shale basins.
In connection with the acquisition, Phillips 66 will enter into fractionation and storage agreements, each with a ten-year term, that include a minimum fractionation volume commitment for Sweeny Fractionator One and minimum storage commitments at the Clemens Caverns storage facility.
ONEOK Partners owns a natural gas liquids system in the Mid-Continent and the Gulf Coast, which includes fractionators and storage in Mont Belvieu, Texas; Bushton, Conway and Hutchinson, Kan.; and Medford, Okla.
"We are commissioning a significant portion of our secured projects in 2016--which includes our second Redwater fractionator, two large-scale gas plants, the expansion of the Horizon pipeline system and the expansion of the Vantage pipeline system, as well as other smaller scale projects across each of our business units.
The other equipment that MIS Arabia supplied for Jerp to the above contractors are- atmospheric columns, coker fractionator, mhc product fractionator, raffinate column, pre-flash columns and PP splitter column.
(NYSE:EPD), Houston, has announced that its operating partnership has executed an agreement to acquire a 12.5 percent ownership interest in a natural gas liquids fractionator from an affiliate of ChevronTexaco.
Primary contributors to 2020 earnings growth are expected to include a faster than anticipated volume ramp on ONEOK's Elk Creek Pipeline, its Demicks Lake I natural gas processing plant beginning operations nearly full in the fourth quarter 2019 and its MB-4 NGL fractionator exiting 2020 full.
The services include Phase III pipeline expansion and two connected major delivery points, the Company's third fractionator at Redwater and its Canadian Diluent Hub.