Handbook of Petroleum Processing [E-Book] / edited by David S. J. Stan Jones, Peter R. Pujadó.
Jones, David S. J. Stan. (editor)
Pujadó, Peter R. (editor)
Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2006
XXVIII, 1353 p. online resource.
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Table of Contents:
  • An introduction to crude oil and its processing
  • Petroleum products and a refinery configuration
  • The atmospheric and vacuum crude distillation units
  • The distillation of the ‘Light Ends’ from crude oil
  • Catalytic reforming
  • Fluid catalytic cracking (FCC)
  • Distillate hydrocracking
  • Hydrotreating
  • Gasoline components
  • Refinery gas treating processes
  • Upgrading the ‘Bottom of the Barrel’
  • The non-energy refineries
  • Support systems common to most refineries
  • Environmental control and engineering in petroleum refining
  • Refinery safety measures and handling of hazardous materials
  • Quality control of products in petroleum refining
  • Economics–Refinery planning, economics and handling new projects
  • Economic analysis
  • Process equipment in petroleum refining
  • A dictionary of terms and expressions.