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Course Description

Merox™ Extraction Process - Instructor Led - Remote Training

Course Overview

This is an instructor led on-line course using an interactive platform to provide the theoretical and practical knowledge needed to efficiently and safely operate UOP Merox Extraction Units. Led by experienced UOP process specialists, the course covers process flow and equipment, unit operation, analytical procedures, maintenance procedures, and safety. To ensure the practical application of knowledge, examples include normal operations, startup, shutdown, and troubleshooting.

During the on-line lectures, the UOP team of Merox experts will also be available in addition to the speaker to answer questions submitted by the audience through the chat function. The most frequently asked questions will be compiled and addressed by the instructor in depth during the final one hour session. The Q&A from the online lectures will be compiled and made available on the Portal FAQ’s.

Questions containing sensitive information regarding operation of a specific unit or requiring a longer response will be answered confidentially using the customer’s account on the UOP Customer Portal.

Recordings of each session will be made available under each participant’s company account on the UOP Customer Portal at www.accessuop.com.

Remote Training Benefits:
• Save time and money by attending online lectures from your office.
• Each online lecture only requires one hour per week.
• Attendees can participate individually or logged in to one computer as a group at each site

Cost: $5,250 USD

Cost with Service Agreement: $3,000 USD

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for those who work with a Merox Liquid/Liquid Extraction Unit (e.g., LPG) or supervise those who do.
• Process Engineers
• Operations Personnel
• Project Engineers
• Technical Service Engineers
• Technical Managers
• Analytical Labs Personnel
Attendance is limited to UOP license holders.

Lectures will be on Tuesdays from 10AM to 11AM CST starting August 6, 2019.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 8.0

Course Benefits

  • Understand UOP Merox Process chemistry and process flow.
  • Identify common impurities and methods for their removal.
  • Understand best practices for unit operation, startup, and shutdown.
  • Develop effective techniques for solving problems.
  • Learn about equipment options to reduce product sulfur.

Course Topics

  • August 6, 2019 - Process Introduction
  • August 13, 2019 - Pre and Post Treatment
  • August 20, 2019 - Merox Treatment
  • August 27, 2019 - Process Variables
  • September 3, 2019 - Operation and Control
  • September 10, 2019 - Special Procedures
  • September 17, 2019 - Startup and Shutdown
  • September 24, 2019 - What’s on Your Mind? A Detailed Discussion of Audience Questions

Supplemental Offerings

For more information contact us.