Thakare, V. D.

Engineers India Ltd., New Delhi, India

V. D. Thakare is a post-graduate student in chemical engineering from the National Institute of Technology at Surat. He works as an engineer at EIL. He is actively involved with CFD simulations, both for research on new technologies and troubleshooting operational problems in refinery equipment.

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.