Mechanical engineering applicable to edible oil seed

Description

Applying mechanical engineering principles to edible oil seed such as the installation of machinery, repair, and welding practices, steam equipment installation and the applications of this equipment in the processing of oil seeds and the production of the oil.

Alternative labels

mechanical fabrication applicable to edible oil seed
mechanical processes applicable to edible oil seed
mechanical engineering applicable to edible oil seeds
mechanical engineering as applicable to edible oil seed
mechanical production applicable to edible oil seed

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Mechanical engineering applicable to edible oil seed is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Mechanical engineering applicable to edible oil seed is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Hydrogenation machine operator: Hydrogenation machine operators control equipment to process base oils for manufacture of margarine and shortening products.

Oilseed presser: Oilseed pressers operate hydraulic presses that extracts oil from oilseed.
Clarifier: Clarifiers operate equipment to remove sediments and moisture from oleo and oils. They heat clarifying tank with steam and strainers for the clarification process. They remove foreign matters from the surface of hot oleo or oil stacks using skimmers.

 


 

References

  1. Mechanical engineering applicable to edible oil seed – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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