The course is designed to provide you with a complete understanding of the crude oil refining industry . It breaks down for you all the major refining processes into easily digestible concepts using extensive graphics, process layouts and various manufacturing schemes . Learn how the main petroleum products are made (LPG, gasoline, kerosene, diesel, diesel fuel, heating oil, heavy fuel, asphalts, lubricants…) and how refiners separate these molecules using a process called distillation . Appreciate that aromatics are important to the petrochemical industry even though refineries are trying to minimize these in gasoline due to their toxic properties . Also appreciate that olefinic and aromatic precursors are specialty chemicals produced by the refining processes .Authentication failed. Unique API key is not valid for this user.
Who this course is for:
Students in chemical engineering, refining, petrochemicals…
Newly-hired refinery or petrochemical plant personnel and current semi-technical personnel who require further training