SLOVAKIAN REFINER OPERATING NEW HYBRID HYDROGEN-PRODUCTION PROCESS
Anton Babik Chemko s.p. Strazske, Slovakia Josef Kurt Uhde GmbH Dortmund, Germany Chemko s.p. has implemented Uhde GmbH's new combined autothermal reforming (CAR) process into an existing hydrogen plant at its refinery in Strazske, Slovakia. The new technology uses a combination of steam reforming and partial oxidation processes to produce synthesis gas or hydrogen for use in refinery or petrochemical processes.