Patel, N.

SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions, Tomball, Texas

Nimesh Patel is the Global Technology and Innovation Leader for SUEZ-Water Technologies & Solutions’ Oil and Gas Process Additives Technology team, and has expertise in flow assurance, phase separation and asset integrity. He holds an MS degree in chemical engineering from IIT Bombay and holds more than 10 global patents and applications.

A novel polymerization retarder with boosted performance and improved handling characteristics

Crom, B., Hood, D., Patel, N., Hong, M., SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions

Styrene monomer production plants continually face a need to slow polymerization rates in the purification section of the production process to increase monomer production rates, reduce polymerization/fouling and tar formation, and protect against equipment plugging, especially in the event of unplanned shutdowns.