October 2020 — Joseph C. Gentry was honored with Hydrocarbon Processing’s ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Award at the publication’s annual awards presentation. The awards seek to recognize and honor the hydrocarbon processing industry’s top innovations and innovators. Honorees received awards in 15 categories—13 encompassing the latest technological advances in the hydrocarbon processing industry and two people awards—from […]
June 2020 – The integrated refining/aromatics/olefins complex has been proven as the most efficient and effective configuration to maximize crude oil feedstock value and optimize the value of the entire product chain. One single site . . . Please complete the form below to download the article.
November 13, 2019 – Pinti Wang, president of Sulzer GTC Technology, is the 2019 recipient of Hydrocarbon Processing magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Hydrocarbon Processing’s awards recognize and honor the midstream and downstream processing industry’s top innovations and innovators. Nearly 150 of the industry’s brightest minds gathered on November 6 to celebrate the winners of this […]
IRPC Americas Pre-Conference Seminar Hosted by Sulzer GTC Technology Hydrocarbon Processing and Sulzer GTC Technology are delighted once again to be collaborating on a pre-IRPC Americas seminar taking place on Tuesday, September 24, from 12:30 to 5:30 PM at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 8686 Kirby Dr., Houston, Texas. The complimentary seminar will start with lunch […]
Already a market leader in separation and mixing technology, Sulzer has extended its petrochemical process capability further with the purchase of the US-headquartered specialist, GTC Technology. The move adds a range of licensed technologies and additional engineering resources to Sulzer’s existing process plant design, construction and commissioning capabilities to provide an outstanding offering to process […]
As of May 1, 2019, Sulzer GTC Technology has become a part of Sulzer Chemtech. Sulzer’s goal in acquiring Sulzer GTC is to gain market entry into the technology licensing business and build its Chemtech division’s position in the industry as a leading provider of state-of-art process solutions. Sulzer will strengthen its leadership in petrochemical processes while expanding its revenue base to process licensing, associated proprietary equipment and chemicals.
Aromatics are fundamental petrochemical compounds used as raw material to manufacture hundreds of polymers, solvents and additives; these in turn are used to make consumable products that people use daily. As the consumable market grows, there is a higher demand every year to produce more aromatics, specifically benzene, toluene, and xylenes (collectively known as BTX). […]
May 2018 – DWCs not only improve the energy efficiency of processes, but also provide other benefits including lower equipment count and capital investment, and relatively smaller plot area. Please complete the form below to download the article.
April 2018 – In this article, the authors discuss the distinct advantages that DWCs can offer to improve and modify traditional gas plant process schemes, with emphasis on Top DWCs. Please complete the form below to download the article.
January 2018 – Incorrect or lack of equipment modifications to process heavy crude oils has caused refiners to experience high manpower costs in monitoring and troubleshooting operational headaches, high equipment replacement costs, increased processing costs, product yield losses, and lost production due to increased downtime. Please complete the form below to download the article.