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Course Description

Fixed-Bed Platforming™ Process (includes Web-Based Training)

Course Overview

This course covers operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the UOP Fixed-Bed Platforming™ unit, with emphasis on optimizing catalyst performance and maximizing catalyst cycle life.

This is a discussion-based session, designed to encourage interaction and information sharing among participants. It includes lecture, teamwork, and problem-solving activities to provide experience in troubleshooting typical problems encountered in the field.

This course has a Web-Based Training pre-requisite that must be completed by the registrant prior to the commencement of the course. Details on how to access and complete the web-based training will be sent to the registrant’s email address a minimum of 30 days prior to the commencement of the course.

This class is typically conducted one time a year during the second quarter of the year. For more details contact: https://uoptraining.secure.force.com/UOPTrainingContactUsPage.

This course is not scheduled, please contact us at here for more information.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for process engineers and operations personnel who work with the Fixed-Bed Platforming ™ unit or supervise those who do.

Attendance is limited to current UOP license holders using UOP catalyst.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 3.5

Course Benefits

  • Identify the process flow of the Fixed-Bed unit
  • Describe the effects of key process variables
  • Explain catalyst chemistry and how it affects performance
  • Identify catalyst poisons
  • Understand the procedures for catalyst regeneration
  • Monitor process performance
  • Troubleshoot typical operating problems

Course Topics

  • Process flow and control
  • Effects of process variables
  • Process and catalyst chemistry
  • Catalyst poisons
  • Water/chloride balance
  • Catalyst regeneration
  • Operating procedures
  • Process monitoring
  • Troubleshooting

Supplemental Offerings

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