Öztürk, B.

TÜPRAŞ, İzmit, Turkey

Begüm Öztürk is a Process Engineer responsible for process, catalyst monitoring, tracking for key performance indicators, optimization, revamp and design projects of FCC and Prime G+ units at Tupras’ İzmit refinery. Her previous experience includes positions as a process engineer for the CDU and VDU. She holds a BS degree in chemical and biological engineering from Koç University.

FCC operational changes to boost gasoline octane

The fluid catalytic cracking unit (FCCU) is one of the main units providing gasoline with high-octane numbers to the refinery gasoline pool.