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  1. New resid FCC unit in Taiwan due CO boiler

    Online Articles

    Wed, 27 May 2009

    Corp.'s Talin refinery in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. CTCI is the engineering, procurement, and construction contractor for the resid FCC unit. The 300,000-b/d Talin refinery is near to but independent from CPC's 220,000-b/d Kaohsiung refinery

  2. Cleaner fuels shift refineries to increased resid hydroprocessing

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 9 Feb 1998

    gasoline production through integration with resid fluid catalytic cracking. As shown in ..... residue desulfurization (ARDS) followed by resid fluid catalytic cracking (RFCC), which ..... 1995, October 1996. Wisdom, L.I., " Resid Upgrading Options for the Turn of the Century

  3. New pelletizer makes higher-value fuel from resid

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 17 Apr 2000

    SDUs. The Aquaform pellets allow refiners to dispose of heavy resid as solid fuel. They have good storage and transportation properties ..... asphaltenes are fed to the surge drum. The feed pump delivers the resid to the pelletizer vessel at a desirable flow rate. The pelletizer

  4. Supercritical fluid extraction reveals resid properties

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 20 Jan 1997

    Chromatography," Fuel Processing Tech., Vol. 6, 1982, p. 269. 5. Lee, F. S-C., "Characterization of Petroleum Resid Components Fractionated by High Vacuum Short-Path Distillation and Gel Permeation Chromatography," American Chemical Society

  5. Thai refinery awards resid FCCU upgrade contract

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    Mon, 6 Feb 2012

    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.

  6. Thailand resid unit to undergo revamp

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    Tue, 17 May 2011

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

  7. Resid hydrocracking better than delayed coking in case studies

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 16 Feb 1998

    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

  8. Fire hits Pemex’s Tula refinery

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    Mon, 9 Mar 2015

    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. The fire, which occurred

  9. Feed molecular properties explain cracking results

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Dec 1997

    understanding the molecular characteristics of a resid was it possible to select the proper catalyst ..... expansions has been designed to process resid exclusively. In response to the demand ..... tolerance, and good bottoms upgrading. 1 Resid feed properties Unfortunately, no single

  10. Operations adjustments can better catalyst-cooler operations

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 19 Apr 1999

    Caltex Oil Corp. Yosu, South Korea The resid -fluid catalytic-cracking unit at LG ..... catalyst. The coolers are part of the resid fluid catalytic-cracking (RFCC) unit ..... Soon Ki m is an operations manager for the resid FCCU at LG-Caltex Oil Corp. He is in

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