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Course Description

Sulfolane™ Process Hybrid May 15, 2023 - May 18, 2023 UOP Training Center, 95 E. Algonquin Rd, Bldg. D, Des Plaines, IL, 60017 USA

Registration Closing Date

April 17, 2023

Register by March 17, 2023 to receive a 10.0% discount.

Course Overview

This course covers the fundamentals of the UOP Sulfolane™ Process, including optimization and troubleshooting. It also addresses the unit’s operation in an aromatics complex. The course will be of particular interest to engineers and operations personnel whose unit is an older model and who need a refresher on current best practices, operations, and design considerations. Evolution of the technology and the reasons for the improvements are a significant portion of the class.

We will be offering this course both in person and virtually. Virtual participants will log on during the live course, which meets during Central Standard Time.

1 week prior to the start of the course, we will provide the Teams meeting link via E-mail.

Cost with/without Service Agreement (In-person): $6800 / $7900 USD

Cost with/without Service Agreement (Virtual): $4200 / $4900 USD

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for process engineers and operations personnel who work with a UOP Sulfolane unit or supervise those who do.

Attendance is limited to UOP license holders.

All prices are net of taxes.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 4.0

Course Benefits

  • Explain key aspects of the technology
  • Illustrate process flow
  • Describe equipment design and the impact on process flow
  • Explain process variables
  • Perform process calculations
  • Discuss operating procedures
  • Perform troubleshooting and process optimization tasks
  • Direct the operations of the plant with a solid understanding of optimal operating procedures
  • Understand how proper solvent conditioning can prolong the life of the plant

Course Topics

  • Process theory
  • Process flow and equipment
  • Process variables
  • Process calculations
  • Operating procedures
  • Troubleshooting
  • Optimization
  • Solvent conditioning
  • Corrosion
  • Laboratory support

Supplemental Offerings