Essays Tagged: "Fuel oil"

Process manufacturing tecnology.

ttis. Levels of 2,500 to 5,000 ppm do not normally occur in structures. Use of any type of unvented fuel-burning space heater, such as a kerosene, natural gas, or propane heater will result in elevate ...

(15 pages) 180 1 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Manufacturing Engineering

How can we decide how to make the best use of our limited oil supplies

il" is a mixture of mostly hydrocarbons and a small percentage of sulphur compounds. It is a fossil fuel as it was initially formed around 300 million years ago, when tiny animals on the sea died and ... indirectly from crude oil, but the greatest benefit we have explored in crude oil is as a source of fuel. The hydrocarbons in fractions of crude oil such as gas, gasoline, kerosene and fuel oils all r ...

(7 pages) 113 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Cause of the Grounding of M/V BRAER, How Crew Morale, Equipment Failure and Weather Conspired to Wreck a Tanker

d, bent railing and damaged some vent pipes that were mounted nearby used for venting of the engine fuel tanks. Normally built with ball check valves to keep sea water out of the fuel tanks, these ven ... r and thus not make enough and efficient use of her steam plant and subsequent pre-heating of heavy fuel oil; with the weather easing a bit, Captain Giles ordered the Mate on watch to run at the full ...

(6 pages) 24 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Research and Evaluation: Fuel Oil Prices

Millions of consumers rely on fuel oil for heating their households. This is primarily in the Northern and Midwest States of Ameri ... of crude oil, rather than build and maintain transmission pipelines for natural gas. Additionally, fuel oil is a by-product of refining other hydrocarbon-based products into lubricants rather than ga ... ng other hydrocarbon-based products into lubricants rather than gasoline. Therefore, the market for fuel oil has been created by lack of natural gas, which would be a preferred product, and the demand ...

(3 pages) 119 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Crude Oil

are released, 75-300 motor spirits come off, 300-450 is Paraffin, Diesel comes off at 450-650, then fuel oils at 700 degrees what is left is used as tar for roads. Figure 1 shows what things are made ... down oil plants and start solar, wind and hydro.Product Gallons per barrel gasoline 19.5 distillate fuel oil 9.2 (Includes both home heating oil and diesel fuel) kerosene-type jet fuel 4.1 residual fu ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

California Creamery

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies