Conference Presentations – Mumbai 2020

Mumbai Call for Papers 2020Presentation topics for RefComm® Mumbai 2020 are categorized in 2 tracks: Delayed Coking and Fluid Catalytic Cracking. This is an excellent opportunity for Operators and Solution Providers to share Lessons Learned, Best Practices and new technologies to optimize productivity and safety.
Presentation Guidelines

Delayed Coking

Delayed Coking

Approved for the Program

  • Extending Coke Drum Life through Opertional Changes and Repair Strategies
  • Take Advantage of Excess Capacitey through Strategic Preventative Maintenance
  • Preventing Fractionator Overhead Fouling
  • Shorten Turnarounds with SIM-OPS Work Planning Tools
  • How to Safely Shutdown and Startup a 2 Drum Module and Entire Unit
  • Using AI Software to Diagnose Equipment Failures before they Fail
  • De-energize Your MOVs Before They Move on Thier Own

Seeking Presenters & Topics of Interest

  • Problems and Lessons Learned from Recent Startups
  • Case Studies on Implementation of Wireless Instrumentation Equipment, Monitoring, Intelligences in Refineries
  • Resid Sampling Techniques
  • Main Issues with Automatic Unheading Devices
  • Reliability of Coke Drum Overhead Piping
  • Drum Skirt Cracking Experience and Remedies
  • Interactive Breakout Discussion Sessions
  • Coke Handling Best Practices
  • Turnaround Lessons Learned
  • Processing Nonstandard Feedstocks – SDA Bottoms, Hydrocracker bottoms, Visbroken material, Stranded Fuel Oil

Fluid Catalytic Cracking

Fluid Catalytic Cracking

Seeking Presenters & Topics of Interest

  • Latest offerings for catalysts and additives
  • FCC Feed Trials, Experiences, and Case Studies
  • Heat Balance Calculations between Regenerator and Reactor
  • Desalter Impact on FCCU Operations
  • Critical Mechanical Joints
  • FCCU Heartburn Panel
  • Controlling and Monitoring FCCU Emissions (environment)
  • FCCU Tweaks to meet MARPOL Low Sulfur rules
  • Best practices for the reliability of air emission control devices (WGS, ESP, cyclone)
  • Petrochemical integration
  • Maximizing bottoms conversion
  • Optimizing catalyst for metals tolerance and activities maintenance

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