Turnaround Preparedness – Chemical Cleaning Workshop

Presented By

- Various Companies

Conference: Galveston 2018

Participants in this 2-hour group discussion will hear from each chemical cleaning company regarding recommended best practices for

  • Chemistry requirements in different areas of the unit – focusing on differences from normal degassing versus ashphaltene/coke removal, and pyrophoric neutralization
  • Injection practices like location, carrier, bleeder cleaning, and safety
  • Waste collection and disposal

After the short presentations (~15 min) by each vendor, a group discussion will follow. Participants are encouraged to come prepared to discuss their previous successes and issues with chemical cleaning in a recent turnaround.

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