Course Description

Fixed-Bed Platforming™ Process (includes Web-Based Training) June 10, 2019 - June 13, 2019 Hyatt Centric Fisherman's Wharf , 555 North Point St, San Francisco CA US

Registration Closing Date

May 29, 2019

Register by April 12, 2019 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:

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

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

Course Topics

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

Supplemental Offerings

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