Process Handbooks

2019 Gas Processes Handbook

This handbook-type industry reference source is produced by the staff of Hydrocarbon Processing. It contains flow diagrams and descriptions of more than 180 commercially viable gas processing processes from 31 licensors. Included are drying, treating, dehydrogenation, effluent cleanup, hydrogen, liquefied natural gas, syngas, sulfur, liquid treating, etc. Each process description includes a flow diagram as well as application, economics and licensor information. The processes are indexed by process and contributing company.

2019 Gas Processes Handbook

2018 Petrochemical Processes Handbook

A spectrum of licensed petrochemical technologies is featured here with 184 active petrochemical technologies in Hydrocarbon Processing's 2018 Petrochemical Processes Handbook. These include manufacturing processes for olefins, aromatics, polymers, acids/salts, aldehydes, ketones, nitrogen compounds, chlorides cyclo-compounds and refining feeds. Licensing companies have submitted process flow diagrams and informative process descriptions that include economic data, operating conditions, numbers of commercial installations and more.

2018 Petrochemical Processes Handbook

2017 Refining Processes Handbook

Produced by the staff of Hydrocarbon Processing magazine, this comprehensive industry reference source contains flow diagrams and descriptions of more than 200 leading-edge, licensed refining technologies. Specific processing operations include biofuels, coking, hydrotreating, hydrocracking, fluid catalytic cracking, resid catalytic cracking, alkylation, catalytic reforming, ethers and more. Twenty-three licensors contributed process flow diagrams, products, process descriptions, economics, installations and other vital information. The flow diagrams and summary descriptions define typical licensed processes used by modern refineries.

2017 Refining Processes Handbook