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Course Description

Fixed-Bed Platforming™ Process Hybrid (includes Web-Based Training) April 17, 2023 - April 20, 2023 UOP Training Center, 95 E. Algonquin Rd, Bldg. D, Des Plaines, IL, 60017 USA

Registration Closing Date

March 20, 2023

Register by March 17, 2023 to receive a 10.0% discount.

Course Overview

This course covers operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the UOP Fixed-Bed Platforming™ unit, with emphasis on optimizing catalyst performance and maximizing catalyst cycle life.

This is a discussion-based session, designed to encourage interaction and information sharing among participants. It includes lecture, teamwork, and problem-solving activities to provide experience in troubleshooting typical problems encountered in the field.

This course has a Web-Based Training pre-requisite that must be completed by the registrant prior to the commencement of the course. Details on how to access and complete the web-based training will be sent to the registrant’s email address a minimum of 30 days prior to the commencement of the course.

This class is typically conducted one time a year during the second quarter of the year. For more details contact: https://uoptraining.secure.force.com/UOPTrainingContactUsPage.

We will be offering this course both in person and virtually. Virtual participants will log on during the live course, which meets during Central Standard Time.

1 week prior to the start of the course, we will provide the Teams meeting link via E-mail.

Cost with/without Service Agreement (In-person): $6800 / $7900 USD

Cost with/without Service Agreement (Virtual): $4200 / $4900 USD

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for process engineers and operations personnel who work with the Fixed-Bed Platforming ™ unit or supervise those who do.

Attendance is limited to current UOP license holders using UOP catalyst.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 3.5

Course Benefits

  • Understand the procedures for catalyst regeneration
  • Troubleshoot typical operating problems
  • Monitor process performance
  • Identify the process flow of the Fixed-Bed unit
  • Identify catalyst poisons
  • Explain catalyst chemistry and how it affects performance
  • Describe the effects of key process variables

Course Topics

  • Catalyst regeneration
  • Operating procedures
  • Process and catalyst chemistry
  • Process flow and control
  • Catalyst poisons
  • Effects of process variables
  • Process monitoring
  • Water/chloride balance
  • Troubleshooting

Supplemental Offerings