Handbook of petroleum refining processes
* Offers detailed description of process chemistry and thermodynamics and product by-product specifications of plants * Contributors are drawn from the largest petroleum producers in the world, including Chevron, Mobil, Shell, Exxon, UOP, and Texaco * Covers the very latest technologies in the field of petroleum refining processes * Completely updated 3rd Edition features 50% all new material
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2,3-Dimethylbutane 3-Methylpentane acid adsorbent adsorption Alkylation aromatics benzene bottoms BPSD butadiene Butamer butane capacity carbon carbonium ion catalyst catalytic cracking catalytic reformer charge coker COMMERCIAL EXPERIENCE conversion cooled cost crude dehydrogenation delayed coking Demex desulfurization distillate drum Economics effluent equilibrium extraction feedstock flow fraction fresh feed fuel gas oil gasoline heat heater heavier HF Alkylation hydrocarbons hydrocracking hydrodesulfurization hydrogen hydrotreater hydrotreating Hysomer increase investment isobutane isomerization isomers IsoSiv liquid Merox metals n-paraffins naphtha naphthenes nitrogen normal paraffins o-xylene octane number olefins operation overhead Penex petroleum plant Platforming pressure Process Description process unit propane propylene ratio RCD Unibon reaction reactor recovered recovery recycle refiner refinery regenerator removed separation solvent specific stabilizer stocks straight-run stream sulfur Table Tatoray temperature thermal cracking tion toluene Total typical UOP Process Division utility requirements vacuum residue vapor visbreaking xylene yield