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Handbook of Petroleum Refining Processes (McGraw-Hill Handbooks)

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MASTER THE LATEST TECHNOLOGIES POWERING THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY!

If staying on top of the latest developments in the petroleum refining process industry is part of your work, heres the one-stop resource you need. Handbook of Petroleum Refining Processes delivers comprehensive coverage of how major players like UOP, KBR, STRATCO, Belco, StoneandWebster, Foster Wheeler, Chevron Lummus Global, ConocoPhillips, ChevronTexaco, and Shell, are taking these processes to new heights through technology.

Thoroughly revised and expanded this new edition of the Handbook of Petroleum Processes features new chapters that focus on the technological, pollution-control, and economic aspects of 61 petroleum refining processes as created by a host of industry powerhouses.

Technologies covered include:

* Alkylation and Polymerization

* Base Aromatics Production Processes

* Catalytic Cracking

* Catalytic Reforming

* Dehydrogenation

* Hydrogen Production

* Hydrocracking

* Hydrotreating

* Isomerization

* Separation Processes

* Sulfur Compound Extraction and Sweetening

* Visbreaking and Coking

* Oxygenates Production Technologies

* Hydrogen Processing

* Gas to Liquids Technologies

Estimates of capital and operating costs are provided, along with information on the design of additions to existing refineries and the construction of new ones.

Synopsis:

MASTER THE LATEST TECHNOLOGIES POWERING THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY!


If staying on top of the latest developments in the petroleum refining process industry is part of your work, here?s the one-stop resource you need. Handbook of Petroleum Refining Processes delivers comprehensive coverage of how major players like Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc., UOP LLC, Chevron Lummus Global LLC, ConocoPhillips Fuels Technology, and Shell Global Solutions International, are taking those processes to new heights through technology.


Thoroughly revised and expanded this new edition of the Handbook of Petroleum Processes features new chapters that focus on the technological, pollution-control, and economic aspects of 60 petroleum-refining processes as created by a host of industry powerhouses. Newer technologies covered include:



* NExOctane(TM) Technology for Iso-Octane Production

* BP-UOP Cyclar Process

* UOP Thermal Hydrodealkylation (THDA) Process

* KBR Fluid Catalytic Cracking Process

* Deep Catalytic Cracking, The New Light Olefin Generator

* ConocoPhillips Delayed Coking


Estimates of capital and operating costs are provided, along with information on the design of additions to existing refineries and the construction of new ones.

Synopsis:

* Offers detailed description of process chemistry and thermodynamics and product by-product specifications of plants

* Contributors are drawn from the largest petroleum producers in the world, including Chevron, Mobil, Shell, Exxon, UOP, and Texaco

* Covers the very latest technologies in the field of petroleum refining processes

* Completely updated 3rd Edition features 50% all new material

Table of Contents

PART I: ALKYLATION AND POLYMERIZATION

Exxon Sulfuric Acid alkylation Technology

The Dow-Kellogg Cumene Process

UOP Catalytic Condensation Process for Transportation Fuels

UOP HF Alkylation Technology

Linear Alkylbenzene (LAB) Manufacture

UOP Q-Max Process for Cumene Production

PART II: BASE AEROMATICS PRODUCTION PROCESSES

Aromatics Complexes

UOP Sulfolane Process

UOP Thermal Hydrodealkylation (THDA) Process

BP-UOP cyclar Process

UOP Isomar Process

UOP Parex Process

UOP Tatoray Process

PART III: EXXON FLEXICRACKING IIIR FLUID CATALYTIC CRACKING TECHNOLOGY

The M.W. Kellogg Company fluid Catalytic Cracking Process

UOP Fluid Catalytic Cracking Process

Stone & Webster-Institut Francais du Petrole RFCC Process

Deep Catalytic Cracking, The New Light Olefin Generator

PART IV: CATALYTIC REFORMING

UOP Platforming Process

PART V: DEHYDROGENATION

UOP Pacol Dehydrogenation Process

PART VI: KRQ FLUIDIZED-BED GASIFICATION PROCESS

FW Hydrogen Production

PART VII: HYDROCRACKING

(and more...)

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780071391092
Author:
Meyers, Robert A.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Author:
Meyers Robert
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Engineering - Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Petroleum
Subject:
Petroleum chemicals
Subject:
Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Petroleum -- Refining.
Subject:
Chemistry-Chemical Engineering
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
McGraw-Hill Handbooks
Series Volume:
Nr. 121
Publication Date:
September 2003
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
900
Dimensions:
9.12x6.32x2.64 in. 3.15 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , MASTER THE LATEST TECHNOLOGIES POWERING THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY!


If staying on top of the latest developments in the petroleum refining process industry is part of your work, here?s the one-stop resource you need. Handbook of Petroleum Refining Processes delivers comprehensive coverage of how major players like Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc., UOP LLC, Chevron Lummus Global LLC, ConocoPhillips Fuels Technology, and Shell Global Solutions International, are taking those processes to new heights through technology.


Thoroughly revised and expanded this new edition of the Handbook of Petroleum Processes features new chapters that focus on the technological, pollution-control, and economic aspects of 60 petroleum-refining processes as created by a host of industry powerhouses. Newer technologies covered include:



* NExOctane(TM) Technology for Iso-Octane Production

* BP-UOP Cyclar Process

* UOP Thermal Hydrodealkylation (THDA) Process

* KBR Fluid Catalytic Cracking Process

* Deep Catalytic Cracking, The New Light Olefin Generator

* ConocoPhillips Delayed Coking


Estimates of capital and operating costs are provided, along with information on the design of additions to existing refineries and the construction of new ones.

"Synopsis" by , * Offers detailed description of process chemistry and thermodynamics and product by-product specifications of plants

* Contributors are drawn from the largest petroleum producers in the world, including Chevron, Mobil, Shell, Exxon, UOP, and Texaco

* Covers the very latest technologies in the field of petroleum refining processes

* Completely updated 3rd Edition features 50% all new material

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