Sahney, A. S.

Indian Oil Corp. Ltd., Haryana, India

A. S. Sahney is General Manager at the IOCL Paradip refinery. He has more than 23 yr of functional experience in operations and technical services at various IOCL refineries. He has also commissioned and operated several refinery process units, including INDMAX, RFCC, hydrocracker, various hydrotreaters, hydrogen generation, isomerization and delayed coker units. Mr. Sahney earned a BTech degree in chemical engineering from Harcourt Butler Technical University (HBTI) in Kanpur.

Design and troubleshoot the orifice chamber in an FCCU

The fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) process remains one of the most important secondary conversion processes due to its inherent capability to upgrade residual streams and its flexibility to maximize the desired product, depending on market dynamics.