Regueira, V.

Braskem S.A., Camaçari, Brazil

Victor Regueira graduated as a Chemical Engineer from the Federal University of Bahia and is finishing his MS degree in industrial engineering. He was an intern at Braskem’s ethylene plant during the development of this work.

Energy losses from the radiant firebox wall of pyrolysis furnaces

Bueno, A., Regueira, V., Braskem S.A.; Leite, L., Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

The steam cracking unit is highly energy demanding, requiring high-severity pyrolysis furnaces to break the carbon-carbon bonds, as well as high pressure for the purification of its products.