Bhatia, H.

Fluor Enterprises, Inc., Aliso Viejo, California

Hemant L. Bhatia is a Technical Director for process engineering with Fluor Enterprises in Aliso Viejo, California. He has more than 40 yr of experience in conceptual studies, front-end process engineering and detailed process design of refineries, chemicals and petrochemical plants. Mr. Bhatia holds BS and MS degrees in chemical engineering from Montana State University.

Optimize a cascaded cooling water network

Bhatia, H., Garcia, C., Nangia, K., Fluor Enterprises, Inc.

Waste heat in process units is removed via heat exchange with a recirculating cooling water supply and return stream (FIG. 1).