January 2007

Special Report: Gas Processing Developments

Optimize your gas concentration unit operations

Improve hydrogen sulfide removal techniques for quality control

Mandal, K. K., Indian Oil Corp. Ltd.

Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) production maximization and quality control are primary objectives when operating a fluidized catalytic cracking (FCC) unit. LPG is one of the most valuable products, and increasing production will improve profitability. Gasoline and LPG quality control is also equally important when marketing these products. Optimum production with required quality is a key parameter indicating FCC performance. Valuable knowledge can be gained from experience during day-to-day FCC operation for LPG production optimization in a gas-concentration unit (GCU) and for quality control. Basic GCU operation. Hydrocarbon vapor leaving the FCC fractionator top is a mixture of LPG, ga

Log in to view this article.

Not Yet A Subscriber? Here are Your Options.

1) Start a FREE TRIAL SUBSCRIPTION and gain access to all articles in the current issue of Hydrocarbon Processing magazine.

2) SUBSCRIBE to Hydrocarbon Processing magazine in print or digital format and gain ACCESS to the current issue as well as to 3 articles from the HP archives per month. $409 for an annual subscription*.

3) Start a FULL ACCESS PLAN SUBSCRIPTION and regain ACCESS to this article, the current issue, all past issues in the HP Archive, the HP Process Handbooks, HP Market Data, and more. $1,995 for an annual subscription.  For information about group rates or multi-year terms, contact email Peter Ramsay or call +44 20 3409 2240*.

*Access will be granted the next business day.

Related Articles

From the Archive

Comments

Comments

{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}