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Petroleum Refining-Production Planning, Scheduling and Yield Optimization Training

BMC Training provides a training course in Petroleum Refining-Production Planning, Scheduling and Yield Optimization in Oil and Gas Training

Course Title
Venue
Start Date
End Date
  • Dubai
    27 - 9 - 2020
    8 - 10 - 2020
  • Paris
    27 - 9 - 2020
    8 - 10 - 2020
  • Hong Kong
    27 - 9 - 2020
    8 - 10 - 2020
  • London
    20 - 9 - 2020
    1 - 10 - 2020
  • Madrid
    20 - 9 - 2020
    1 - 10 - 2020
  • Munich
    20 - 9 - 2020
    1 - 10 - 2020
  • Berlin
    20 - 9 - 2020
    1 - 10 - 2020
  • New York
    20 - 9 - 2020
    1 - 10 - 2020
  • London
    4 - 10 - 2020
    15 - 10 - 2020
  • Madrid
    4 - 10 - 2020
    15 - 10 - 2020
  • Munich
    4 - 10 - 2020
    15 - 10 - 2020
  • Berlin
    4 - 10 - 2020
    15 - 10 - 2020
  • New York
    4 - 10 - 2020
    15 - 10 - 2020

Objectives

  • Gain an appreciation of modern planning and scheduling tools that will be useful for planning of crude and product deliveries in their facilities
  • Assist in improved operations, optimization, upgrading and modification of existing facilities
  • Will result in improved profitability and help in continuous modernization of facilities
  • Act as a primer into the industry of Petroleum Refining to maximise process fluid yields
  • Familiarize industry professionals with all processes associated with the processing of petroleum into finished products
  • Equip new engineers into the industry, with the basic tools for understanding the complex nature of Refining and its operations

Programme Outline

Application of Planning and Scheduling

  • Overview of planning and scheduling in oil refineries
  • Refinery Configuration:
  • Hydro skimming Refinery
  • Refineries with Secondary Conversion Process
  • Integrated Refineries
  • Existing & New Refineries
  • Choice of Crude
  • Crude oil scheduling
  • Choice of Processes
  • Capacity utilization of Crudes
  • Severity of Process Operations
  • Cut-points Optimization
  • Facing Upset Situations
  • Tankage Requirement

Improving Product Movements and Releasing Tankages

  • Basic Information Required
  • Crude Assay
  • Intermediate Feed Characteristics
  • Yields and Properties
  • Different Process Units
  • Utilities

Product Blending Rules

  • Product Specifications
  • New Trends in fuel production
  • Environmental Issues
  • Crude Cost
  • Product Netback

 Formulation of Problem

  • Refinery Flow-sheets
  • Simplified Material Balance
  • General Formulation
  • Demand Equations
  • Product Inventory Control
  • Product Quality Control
  • Fixed Composition Blend
  • Capacity Control/ Constraints
  • Availability of Feedstock/ Control

Application to a Refinery Worksheet

  • Petroleum Product Movement and Product Exchange
  • Marginal Depot Supply and movements
  • Commonly Used Methods & Recent Developments
  • Mathematical Approach to Solution
  • Linear Programming
  • Graphic Method
  • Vendors Software
  • Discussion and Summary

Crude Oil Yields Refinery Technology

  • Introduction
  • Crude Oil Origins & Characteristics
  • Crude oil Assay and properties
  • Crude oil products
  • Product specifications
  • Gasoline
  • Kerosene/ Jet Fuel
  • Fuel Oil/ Diesel Fuels
  • Petrochemical Feedstocks
  • Refineries Complexity
  • Overall refinery flow: Interrelationship of processes

Petroleum Refinery Processes

  • Crude Processing
  • Desalting
  • Atmospheric distillation
  • Vacuum distillation
  • Heavy Oils Processing – Cocking and Thermal Processes
  • Delayed Coking
  • Fluid Coking
  • Flexicoking
  • Visbreaking
  • Case study – example

Process for Motor Fuel Production

  • Fluid catalytic cracking
  • Hydrocracking
  • Cat Cracking
  • Isomerization
  • Alkylation
  • Hydrotreating
  • Catalytic Reforming
  • Case study – example

Supporting Operations

  • Blending for Product Specifications
  • Hydrogen production
  • Refinery Gas Plants
  • Acid Gas Treating
  • Sulfur Recovery Plants
  • Case study – example

 Refinery Economics

  • Residue Reduction
  • Asphalt and Residual Fuel
  • Cost Estimation
  • Economic Evaluation
  • Case Studies
  • Group Discussions
  • Program Evaluation & Summary

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