Glasgow, I.

Wood Group Mustang, Houston, Texas

is a senior consulting technical professional in the downstream process engineering group of the Process Plants and Industrial business unit of WGM where he has worked for the last nine years. He is responsible for conceptual, basic and detailed design for various types of process plant projects. Mr. Glasgow holds a BS degree in chemical engineering from the University of Cincinnati and MS degree in chemical engineering from Auburn University. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas and an active member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Prior to WGM, he was a research associate in the process integration in the Pulp and Paper Industry Research Chair at Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal.

Alkylating refinery-grade propylene offers processing opportunities

The propylene in this stream from FCC and coking units can be combined with isobutane in an alkylation unit to yield a high-value gasoline blending component—alkylate.