Fluid Catalytic Cracking Handbook (Fourth Edition)

  • 5h 27m
  • Reza Sadeghbeigi
  • Elsevier Science and Technology Books, Inc.
  • 2021

Fluid Catalytic Cracking Handbook: An Expert Guide to the Practical Operation, Design, and Optimization of FCC Units, Fourth Edition, enables readers to maximize the profitability and reliability of fluid catalytic cracking operations by covering all stages of FCC, including their design, operation, troubleshooting and optimization. It includes valuable chapters on FCC Main Fractionator and Gas Plant and Process Engineering Tools that provide engineers with the relevant tools they need to fully optimize processes and operations. This book presents technologies and processes that will improve the profitability and reliability of FCC units, along with lessons from Mr. Sadeghbeigi’s 30 years of field experience.

The book provides a valuable reference for experienced engineers, but is also an ideal reference for those who are developing their skills and knowledge base.

In this Book

  • Fluid Catalytic Cracking Process Description—Converter Section
  • Process Description Main Fractionator, Gas Plant and Product Treating Sections
  • Process Control Instrumentation
  • FCC Feed Characterization
  • FCC Catalysts
  • Catalyst and Feed Additives
  • Chemistry of FCC Reactions
  • Unit Monitoring and Control
  • Products and Economics
  • Effective Project Execution and Management
  • Refractory Lining Systems
  • Process and Mechanical Design Guidelines for FCC Equipment
  • Troubleshooting
  • Optimization and Debottlenecking
  • Emissions
  • Residue and Deep Hydrotreated Feedstock Processing
  • Biofuels
  • Glossary