Interactive Group Breakout Sessions

Presented By

Facilitators TBD -

Conference: Galveston 2018

At RefComm, one of the highlights is always the ability to connect with your peers, pick topics of interest, and discuss openly with the group. Standard breakout groups include:

  • Process
  • Operations
  • Maintenance
  • Safety

In addition to the general breakout sessions, a few focused breakout sessions are being considered, including:

  • Freeze Protection – Operations and Maintenance
  • Burner Design and Maintenance
  • Heater Pigging – How to Determine Clean?

Have an idea that would make a great breakout discussion topic? Email Becky.

Other Ideas:

  • Furnaces: Fouling, design, feedstock, steam, hot spots, pigging, spalling
  • Safety: Egress, Power loss, Un-heading top and bottom head
  • Maintenance/ Reliability:  Valves, Decoking Valves, Drill water Piping/Bypass valves, Drum Cracking, Maze and pump issues, PM of emergency equipment
  • Operations: Steam Generation in Decoking, Drill stem issues, training, valve interlocks
  • Process:  Managing feedstock, low process velocity, hot drums
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