Read, A.

Siemens, Cambridge, UK

Alex Read holds both undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering and CFD, as well as an MBA degree. In 16 yr at CD-adapco (now Siemens PLM), he has worked as a Project Engineer, run the customer support team for Northern Europe, helped start up CD-adapco’s operations in Houston, Texas and São Paulo, Brazil, and led global activities in the oil and gas industry. He now heads the Business Development Industries Group.

Savvy separators: An introduction to CFD for separator design

Read, A., Siemens

Dividing wall column (DWC) technology is becoming more widely accepted throughout the process industries as a means to increase efficiency and reduce capital and energy costs.