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Tray Efficiency Model - a technical overview of a tray efficiency
model and its application to various high capacity trays as well
as multiple pass conventional trays.
An Introduction - probably the best introduction to the basics
of distillation. For an interested lay person or a technical
professional that hasn't done much distillation work but is interested
in the subject.
- Tequila.com - basic
information on food alcohol distillation focused on tequila production.
- Online Distillery
Network - fuel ethanol distillation information.
distillation resources. Some material on reactive distillation
at the University of Oldenburg.
- BP Amoco - background
information on BP Amoco.
- Caltex - background
material on Caltex. More emphasis on community relations and
investor relations than technical material.
- Chevron - background
material on Chevron. More emphasis on community relations and
investor relations than technical material.
- Elf - background material
on Elf. Mainly oriented to production and marketing. In French
- Eni - background material
on Eni-Agip. Well organized site. Mostly marketing, community
affairs, and investor relations information. Some basic technical
information for the general public. In Italian and English versions.
- Exxon - background material
on Exxon. More emphasis on community relations and investor relations
than technical material. Good linkage to web pages for many Exxon
- Fortnum (Neste Oy) -
Finish oil, gas, refining, and marketing company.
- OMV - Austrian oil and
refining company. Basic company information. Both German and
- Phillips 66 - Site
includes MSDS (material safety data sheets) on Phillips products
as well as an annual report. Rest of site includes environmental
and general information.
- Premcor - Basic
information on operations of Premcor, Inc.
- Repsol - Basic information
on the operations and products of Repsol. In Spanish.
- Sasol - A hard to characterize
company. Large parts of its business are in petrochemicals as
well as synthetic crude production. Site includes a basic description
of some of Sasol's process technology.
- Saudi Aramco - Portal
to Aramco sites. Very good on-line technical information in Journal
- Statoil - an interesting
site with North Sea production information and crude assays available
on-line. In both Norwegian and English.
- Valero - background
material on Valero. Basic information. Oriented to community
and investor relations.
- Canadian Tower Scanning
- Gama scanning
- Gamma Surveys - Gamma
- Scanning Technologies,
Inc. - Gamma scanning, neutron backscatter, other support
- Triton Analytics
Corporation - gas chromatographic, mass spectroscopic and
titrimetry analysis of petroleum fractions.
- Consulting on air dispersion and related issues. Full text
technical articles available on site.
- Split-Flow - Specialized
pumps for energy conservation and combination of multiple services
into one casing.
- Coking - overview of
coking status, news and coking information with a discussion
forum. Target audience is professionals in the refinery coking
- Piping Design
- on-line resources for piping design.
- Dixon Consulting
Services - Business consulting services for technology commercialization:
market evaluations and assessments: proposal development: vendor
- Corporate umbrella site including basic company and product
information. Links to many other company sites including speciality
- Cambrex - Corporate
umbrella site for a group of speciality chemical companies. Basic
- Dow - background material
on Dow Chemicals.
- Dupont - background
material on Dupont. More emphasis on community relations and
investor relations than technical material. Some material on
history of chemical innovation as it applies to DuPont products
- Nepera - small speciality
chemicals manufacturer. Basic info.
- Engines of Our Ingenuity: Maria the Jewess, No. 964
- Engines of Our Ingenuity: Brandy, No. 323
- Engines of Our Ingenuity: Brandy, Wine, and Beer, No. 396
- John French on the Art
of Distillation (1651)
- National Refining Company
History (Coffeyville, Kansas)
- AIChE - American Institute
of Chemical Engineers - general chemical engineering resources
- API - American Petroleum
Institute - Petroleum production and refining organization
- FRI - Fractionation Research,
Inc. - Research on distillation equipment design and utilization
- IASTED - International
Association of Science and Technology for Development
- IChE - Institution of
Chemical Engineers (UK) - general chemical engineering resources
- NPRA - National Petrochemical
and Refiners Association - petroleum refining resources
Magazines, Journals, Conferences, and On-Line Resources
- Chemical Engineer's
Resource Page - web site with chemical engineering information
- Chemical Processing
- concentrates on equipment side of chemical industry, some management
- CONTROL Magazine
- Control (mostly oem) specific material
- Global Engineering Documents
- commercial source for a wide range of standards and documents
- Gulf Coast
Conference(TM) - local conference on analytical chemistry
- Hydrocarbon Online
- on-line hydrocarbon industry resources and technical information
- Hydrocarbon Processing
- hydrocarbon processing industry specific technical magazine
- Oil and Gas
Journal Online - overall news and technical information for
the oil and gas industry
- general on-line forum of process industry news and information
- Refinery Technology Online
- petroleum refining technology. A tremendous resource of chemical
processing, equipment, and operating unit information. Covers
equipment with comments and discussion relevant to many chemical
processes, not just petroleum refining.
- Adobe PDF
Reader download site - download a free reader for PDF (portable
document format) files
- Butterworth-Heinemann -
Technical book publishers
- On-line oil industry job hunting - www.worldwideworker.com
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