Posts Tagged ‘total acid number’

Maximize Opportunity Crude Blend Percentages

Posted in Refining on Thursday, January 5th, 2017. One comment so far
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A recent Hydrocarbon Processing article highlighted the changing financial picture for refiners over the past 24 months: Those margins collapsed this year in a global fuel supply glut, providing an incentive for refiners to undertake the shutdowns necessary for maintenance. Adding pressure to falling margins are increased costs for craft labor such as pipe fitters […]

Monitoring Corrosion in Refineries

Posted in Refining, Technologies on Monday, December 1st, 2014. 3 comments so far
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In a recent post we highlighted diagnostics to identify wiring corrosion. But what about corrosion in the process piping? I recently received a whitepaper, Solutions for Corrosion Monitoring in Refineries, written by Emerson’s Kjell Wold and Hallgeir Jenssen. They manage the Roxar line of products and services for production optimization and improved decision making for […]