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Tray Efficiency and Tower Height

In condensate stabilizers, trays generally have 70% equilibrium stage efficiency. That is, 1.4 actual trays are required to provide one theoretical stage. The spacing between trays is a function of the spray height and the downcomer backup (the height of … Continue reading

27. May 2013 by and
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Vertical Three Phase Separator Configuration

Figure 5-6 shows a typical configuration for a vertical three-phase separator. Flow enters the vessel through the side as in the horizontal separator, the inlet diverter separates the bulk of the gas. A downcomer is required to transmit the liquid … Continue reading

02. September 2009 by and
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