Spooner, B.

Amine Experts, Kemah, Texas

a 1998 graduate of the University of Alberta’s petroleum engineering program, has spent his entire career as a process engineer, focusing almost entirely on amine and sour water systems. He has been working for Sulphur Experts since 2003 and has been heavily involved with the troubleshooting, designing, testing and starting up of amine systems in over 25 countries around the globe. Mr. Spooner is also a principal member of the Amine Experts Seminar presentation team, co-author of Amine Treating and has authored several papers dealing with amine treating and sour water stripper optimization. Prior to joining Amine Experts, he worked as a roughneck on drilling rigs, an operator at a gas processing plant in northern Alberta, and as an engineer in the technical services department of a large amine vendor.

Improve LPG treating via advanced amine-solvent recovery technologies

Engel, D., Burns, H., Nexo Solutions; Spooner, B., Amine Experts

Capacity and throughput improvement in a refinery LPG treating unit are made possible by implementing an amine recovery program.