Jayanti, V. K.

Engineers India Ltd., New Delhi, India

V. Kamesh Jayanti is deputy manager at the R&D division of EIL. He joined EIL in 2006 after completing his MTech degree in chemical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) at Kharagpur. He has more than seven years of experience in design, adequacy checking for revamp projects, commissioning and troubleshooting in SRU, TGTU, ARU and O2 enrichment technology for capacity enhancement of the SRU.

Boost capacity of SRUs with mixing devices for oxygen enrichment

The requirement for additional sulfur recovery unit capacity in a refinery may stem from hydroprocessing operations; a refinery expansion project; a shift from lighter to heavier, sourer crudes to improve margins; or the need to remove extra sulfur content to meet tighter environmental regulations.