Troubleshooting Refractory Problems

Presented By

Waldi Van Leeuwen - BP Refining Logistics Technology

Conference: Rotterdam 2019

An FCC plays a vital role in many refineries, and if it is not in operation it can impact refinery profitability.

Refractory can be one of the main contributors to production losses on an FCC, but proper care can reduce downtime and improve profit and more importantly, safety. This presentation covers refractory lining failures in FCC’s and uses real examples that were addressed during many turnarounds

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