Principles Design and Operation of Distillation Techniques

United Kingdom
Dates flexible
Course Type
Professional Training Course
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Course Fee

Course Overview

Distillation is a technique widely used in refineries petrochemical plants, chemical plants, chemistry laboratories and in many other fields. To deepen professional knowledge about distillation techniques isextremely valuable because a good distillation design maintenance and operation positively increases the profitability and the safety of the process.

Who should take this course

This course in intended of all the professionals working in the chemical, petrochemical, oil and process. These will include petroleum engineers, production engineers, trainee process engineers, RD chemists, plant chemists, plant operators and economists. If requested the programme can be adjusted to the specific requests of the participants in particular:

The theory and practice can include more complex case studies and also an introduction to distillation process simulation making the course more attractive for more experienced engineers. Further explanations about chemical engineering principles can be provided during the course making the course also suitable for non-technical with a need to understand prevent and overcome issues related to the distillation process.



Course content

Flash distillation. Binary distillation. Classification of equipment used. Batch vs continuous distillation. Multicomponent distillation. Fractionating distillation. Azeotropic distillation. Extractive distillation. Reactive distillation. Phase diagrams. Liquid-vapour equilibrium for ideal and non-ideal mixtures. Determination of column height and diameter. Estimation of optimal reflux ratio. Shortcut distillation design methods. Distillation process control. Measures to increase the safety of a distillation process. Distillation maintenance operations. Distillation process economic analysis.

About Course Provider

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