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Shell-and-tube heat exchangers (STHEs) are the most common heat transfer process equipment in all types of industrial plants.
Maintenance & Reliability / Petrochemicals / Process Optimization / Refining / Economics / Engineering & Design / Equipment / Loss Prevention / Rotating Equipment / Turbines
Operators at refineries, petrochemical plants and power generation companies are under constant pressure to reduce maintenance and operational costs, boost productivity, minimize risk of unplanned outages and maximize time between overhaul periods.
Petrochemicals / Process Optimization / Aromatics / Carbon Management / Catalysts / Desulfurization / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / Greenhouse Gases / Hydrocracking / Naphtha / Reactors / Treating / Utilities
Molecular management, energy efficiency and carbon dioxide (CO<sub>2</sub>) emissions have become major focuses for petrochemical complexes, including aromatics plants.
Environment & Safety / Maintenance & Reliability / Process Control / Engineering & Design / Equipment / Pumps / Treating / Valves
The function of a boiler is simple. It boils water to produce steam, which, in turn, provides energy.
Environment & Safety / Maintenance & Reliability / Petrochemicals / Process Optimization / Refining / Engineering & Design / Equipment / Valves
Pressure-relief devices play a critical role in the hydrocarbon processing industry.
Process Optimization / Project Management / Refining / Construction / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / Management / People / Products / Safety
It is widely accepted that new management methods are needed to curb the frequent delays and cost overruns observed in engineering and construction projects.
From a historical perspective, the traditional approach to deal with “unknown magnitude of nozzle loads” can be summarized here.
Environment & Safety / Petrochemicals / Process Control / Process Optimization / Refining / Carbon Management / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / Greenhouse Gases / Hydrogen / Information Systems / Loss Prevention / Reactors / Utilities / Europe
Oil and gas, petrochemical and chemical companies face the difficult challenge of maximizing profitability while achieving aggressive decarbonization objectives set for 2030 and beyond.
HP Flashback: Excerpts from the 1960s: Petrochemicals rise in prominence and new know-how in refining processes
Environment & Safety / Gas Processing/LNG / Maintenance & Reliability / Petrochemicals / Process Control / Process Optimization / Project Management / Refining / Safety / Utilities / Valves / Rotating Equipment / Reactors / Pumps / Products / Polymers / Piping / People / Octane / Natural Gas / Naphtha / Management / Loss Prevention / Hydrogen / Hydrocracking / Gasoline / Furnaces / Equipment / Environment / Engineering & Design / Economics / Distillation / Diesel / Corrosion / Construction / Compressors / Catalysts / Boilers / Aromatics
Petrochemicals rise in prominence and new know-how in refining processes
History of the HPI: The 1960s: Synthetic oils, zeolite catalysts, LLDPE, OPEC and and creation of the PLC
Aromatics / Americas / Catalysts / Construction / Corrosion / Crude oil / Diesel / Economics / Engineering & Design / Europe / Equipment / Gasoline / Hydrocracking / Hydrogen / Gas Processing/LNG / Maintenance & Reliability / Natural Gas / Octane / People / Polymers / Products / Reactors / Middle East / Petrochemicals / Process Control / Process Optimization / Refining
During the 1960s, the global refining and petrochemical industries witnessed new processes and products that enhanced the daily lives of millions of people around the world.
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