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Course Description

Fluid Catalytic Cracking - FCC 201: FCC Advanced Topics in FCC Operations May 17, 2021 - May 21, 2021 UOP Training Center, 95 E. Algonquin Rd, Bldg. D, Des Plaines, IL, 60017 USA

Registration Closing Date

April 16, 2021

Register by March 12, 2021 to receive a 10.0% discount.

Course Overview

FCC is a subject that takes years to learn and decades to master. This workshop format relies more heavily on a discussion based format to tackle the more advanced, nuanced issues related to FCC operation. This workshop is facilitated by UOP subject matter experts as well as a FCC catalyst vendor. Participants in this course are sure to build on their prior FCC knowledge and take home valuable tools and best practices to take their FCC operation to the next level.

This course will be conducted by remote virtual instructor-led conferencing that will meet in 2 hours increments May 17-21, Monday - Friday. The sessions will be at 10 AM – 12:00 Noon and 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Central Standard Time each day. 1 week prior to the start of the course, we will provide the Teams meeting link via E-mail.

For more details contact: https://uoptraining.secure.force.com/UOPTrainingContactUsPage.

Cost: $7,175 USD

Cost with Service Agreement: $6,050 USD

Who Should Attend

The workshop is tailored for participants who have recently completed the FCC Fundamentals course and/or have 1 or more years in FCC operation or unit engineer experience.

Attendance is limited to current UOP license holders.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 5.0

Course Benefits

  • Study best practices in catalyst management
  • Discuss troubleshooting best practices
  • Understand FCC catalysts and their function
  • Study process optimization techniques
  • Compare process optimization techniques
  • Determine how to control heat balance
  • Study advanced operational topics
  • Save time and money by attending online lectures from your home or office

Course Topics

  • Reactor-Regen Normal Operations - Simulator
  • Main Column and Gas Con Normal Operations - Simulator
  • FCC Catalyst – section taught by UOP partner catalyst vendor
  • Special Operation Topics and Emergency Scenario - Simulator Session 1 – use simulator to make connections to special ops topics.
  • Emissions
  • Refractory Lining – Best Practices
  • Corrosion & Fouling
  • Mechanical Design Updates in Equipment Technology
  • FCC Turnaround Planning and Inspection
  • Rotating Equipment
  • Troubleshooting Catalyst Losses

Supplemental Offerings

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