Facilitator: Hemendra Khakhar: Global Director, Technology Licensing for Wood PLC located in Houston
- SDA technology overview
- SDA technology evolution
- SDA fundamentals
- SDA configurations
- SDA solvent selection
- Unit design parameters
Wood Group has combined with Amec Foster Wheeler to form a new global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets.
Hemendra Khakhar is Global Director, Technology Licensing for Wood PLC located in Houston. Prior to joining Wood, Hemendra has worked as a Global Director (Refining Technology) for KBR Technology & Consulting and Technology Manager for Hydroprocessing Catalyst business with UOP Honeywell. He has also held a variety of leadership positions with Technip USA and Reliance Petroleum. He has more than twenty years of Technical Sales, Licensing, Technical Service, Process Design, Development, Engineering and Operations experience in refining and petrochemical industries. Hemendra holds a M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.
- Seven papers published on Catalyst development and Technology licensing
- Honeywell Six sigma black belt certified
- Served as Hydroprocessing, Lube Base Oils and Heavy Oil SME on many conferences and panels including AFPM, ARTC, RRTC Executive Conference, BBTC etc.