Resid

Home>Topics>Resid
Refine Results
  1. All
  2. Online Articles
  3. Magazine Articles
  1. New resid FCC unit in Taiwan due CO boiler

    Online Articles

    Online Articles

    Wed, 27 May 2009

  2. Cleaner fuels shift refineries to increased resid hydroprocessing

    The technology options to upgrade the bottom of the barrel have changed dramatically since refining began. In early operations, unconverted crude was land-filled. As a result of high gasoline demand, thermal cracking was introduced. Then, hydroprocessing made inroads because of three major factors: ...

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 9 Feb 1998

  3. New pelletizer makes higher-value fuel from resid

    Devco Cos., Tulsa, and Kellogg Brown & Root Inc. (KBR), Houston, have developed and tested new technology for better handling of asphaltene bottom products from solvent deasphalting units (SDUs).

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 17 Apr 2000

  4. Supercritical fluid extraction reveals resid properties

    Keng H. Chung Syncrude Canada Ltd. Edmonton, Alta. Chunming Xu, Yunxiang Hu, Renan Wang Petroleum University Changping, Beijing The ability to process bottom-of-the-barrel fractions is strongly dependent on the chemistry of the feedstocks. But, because of the complexity of residue species, there is ...

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 20 Jan 1997

  5. Thai refinery awards resid FCCU upgrade contract

    Star Petroleum Refining Co. has awarded a contract to Shaw Group Inc., Baton Rouge, to provide technology license and process design for revamp of a residue fluid catalytic cracking unit at the Map Ta Phut refinery in Thailand.

    Online Articles

    Online Articles

    Mon, 6 Feb 2012

  6. Thailand resid unit to undergo revamp

    Star Petroleum Refining Co. Ltd., Rayong, Thailand, has awarded a unit revamp contract to the Global Engineering & Construction Group of Foster Wheeler AG.

    Online Articles

    Online Articles

    Tue, 17 May 2011

  7. Resid hydrocracking better than delayed coking in case studies

    Case Studies [114,894 bytes] To highlight the advantages of two popular vacuum residue upgrading routes, coking and hydroprocessing, IFP North America Inc. completed a detailed economic comparison. The study compares delayed coking plus hydrotreating vs. the H-Oil process (residue hydrocracking) at ...

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 16 Feb 1998

  8. Fire hits Pemex’s Tula refinery

    Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) is investigating a fire that took place on Mar. 6 at the resid hydrodesulfurization plant of its 315,000-b/d Miguel Hidalgo refinery in Tula, Hidalgo, Mexico.

    Online Articles

    Online Articles

    Mon, 9 Mar 2015

  9. Feed molecular properties explain cracking results

    Although feeds may have similar global properties, catalytic cracking conversion results may differ due to different feed molecular properties. In a recent study, Engelhard determined that only by understanding the molecular characteristics of a resid was it possible to select the proper catalyst ...

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Dec 1997

  10. Operations adjustments can better catalyst-cooler operations

    The resid -fluid catalytic-cracking unit at LG-Caltex Oil Corp.'s Yosu, South Korea, refinery was designed by Stone & Webster and began operations in December 1995. In May 1997, LG-Caltex Oil Corp.'s, Yosu, South Korea, refinery solved erosion and leaking problems in its two catalyst coolers by ...

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 19 Apr 1999

  11. ExxonMobil lets EPC contract for Antwerp refinery upgrade

    ExxonMobil Petroleum & Chemical BVBA has let an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract to a subsidiary of Foster Wheeler AG’s global engineering and construction group for the upgrade of a resid unit at the company's 320,000-b/d refinery in Antwerp, Belgium.

    Online Articles

    Online Articles

    Wed, 22 Oct 2014

  12. HIGHER SEVERITY HYDROCONVERSION HIKES DIESEL AND DISTILLATE YIELDS AT VALERO

    John F. Hohnholt Valero Refining Co. Houston Woodrow K. Shiflett Arthur J. Suchanek Criterion Catalyst Co. LP Houston Increasing the operating severity of the atmospheric resid hydrodesulfurization (Arhds) unit at Valero Refining Co.'s Corpus Christi, Tex., refinery boosted yields of diesel and ...

    Magazine Articles

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 28 May 1990

Get More Results
Stay Connected