Hydro-treating and Catalytic Reforming

Goal:

To enhance the participants, knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to improve understanding of process reactions, reforming reactions and hydrotreating equipment.

Objectives:

By the end of this course, participant will be able to:

  • Define catalytic reforming

  • Major sections of a catalytic reforming unit.

  • Understand process reactions.

  • Be familiar with hydrotreating equipment.

  • Be familiar with catalytic reforming equipment

  • Determine hydrotreating process variables.

Outlines:

  • Introduction.
  • What is catalytic reforming?
  • Major sections of a catalytic reforming unit.
  • Process reactions.
  • Hydrotreating reactions.
  • Hydrodesulfurization.
  • Denitrification.
  • Metal absorption.
  • Reforming reactions.
  • Dehydrogenation.
  • Isomerization.
  • Cyclization.
  • Hydrocracking.
  • Reforming catalysts & their protection.
  • Hydrotreating equipment.
  • Reaction section components.
  • Separation section components.
  • Catalytic reforming equipment
  • Hydrotreating process variables.
  • Feed composition.
  • Reactor process variables.
  • Condenser temperatures.
  • Stabilizer process variables.
  • Prefractionation process variables.

Who Can Benefit?

Supervisors.

Chemicals engineers.

Forman’s.