Successful Distillation Conclave in India
The Distillation Experts Meeting 2018, was an event exclusive to industry attendees with the focus on bringing together the global process engineering expertise to India and provide a platform for engineering personnel to interact and gain from collective experience. Experts from FRI and other Indian and international companies including RIL, HPCL, IOCL, BPCL, CPCL, Sulzer, Raschig Gmbh, BARC, GTI Solutions, and CSIR-IIP presented on topics related to distillation safety, troubleshooting & debottlenecking, gamma scanning, control, and design to name a few. This was a one-of-its-kind event designed to provide engineers and scientists a chance to interact with the who’s who of the distillation world.
This meeting offered insights into some rare topics which are generally never touched upon by commercial exhibition style events in India. Attendees of the meeting ended up having an increased awareness regarding various best practices followed globally. Some of the unique aspects of the meeting include –
• Detailed coverage of Gamma Scanning, Risk Analysis, Troubleshooting, Column Inspections and Safety, Extractive Distillation, CDU Revamps, Column Internals, and Distributors.
• Unique Q&A forum with an open-house discussion where problems faced by any of the attendees can be freely discussed and suggestions/comments offered by the entire forum.
• Insights into the working of the world’s largest distillation research consortium – FRI
The full list of participating companies from the 2018 edition is below.
|1||Basell Polyolefins India Pvt. Ltd.|
|2||Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.|
|3||Bhabha Atomic Research Centre|
|4||Board of Radiation and Isotope Technology|
|5||Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd.|
|6||CSIR – Indian Institute of Petroleum|
|7||Fractionation Research Inc. (FRI)|
|9||Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.|
|10||Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.|
|11||Koch Chemical Technology Group India Pvt. Ltd.|
|12||Lummus Technology – McDermott|
|14||Raschig PMC India Pvt. Ltd.|
|15||Reliance Industries Ltd.|
|16||SABIC Research & Technology Pvt. Ltd.|
|17||Shell India Markets Pvt. Ltd.|
|18||Sulzer India Pvt. Ltd.|
|19||Synergy Process Systems|
|20||Tojo Vikas Biotech Pvt. Ltd.|
|21||Toyo Engineering India Pvt Ltd.|
|22||TPT Pacific Co. Ltd.|
|23||UOP India Pvt. Ltd.|