Diffusion Plant

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Manhattan Project - Uranium - Isotope Separation - Electromagnetic Separation
... Compared with a gaseous diffusion plant or a nuclear reactor, an electromagnetic separation plant would consume more scarce materials, require more manpower to operate, and cost more to build ... Responsibility for the design and construction of the electromagnetic separation plant, which came to be called Y-12, was assigned to Stone Webster by the S-1 Committee in June 1942 ... When the plant was started up for testing on schedule in October, the 14-ton vacuum tanks crept out of alignment because of the power of the magnets, and had to be fastened more securely ...
Sugar Beet - Processing
... a central channel or gulley, where it is washed towards the processing plant ... Diffusion After reception at the processing plant, the beet roots are washed, mechanically sliced into thin strips called cossettes, and passed to a machine called a diffuser to extract the sugar content ... Modern tower extraction plants have a processing capacity of up to 17,000 metric tons per day ...

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