The 2nd edition of the SulGas Conference organized by 310i Technologies (www.the310i.com) was held on Feb 3 & 4, 2020 in Mumbai. The conference closely followed the success of the first edition. It was attended by a total of 170 delegates from 68 participating companies (46 Indian companies and 22 International companies). All major downstream oil and gas companies had sent in significant delegations, including BORL, BPCL, GAIL, HMEL, HPCL, IOCL, MRPL, Nayara Energy, NRL, and RIL from over 15 operating sites.
The vision of SulGas is to serve as a marquee event in the Indian and South-East Asian oil and gas conference calendar for technical exchanges, discussion of design and operating issues of units, failures and successes of troubleshooting instances, near-misses, and analytical methods.
Conference Venue: Hotel Novotel Mumbai - Juhu Beach
Balraj Sahni Rd, Juhu Beach, Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400049 India
Three Ten Initiative Technologies LLP (310i), based out of Visakhapatnam, India, focusses on offering high quality technical services and training programs. The primary areas of focus include chemical process modelling, process simulations for gas treating and sulphur plants (in collaboration with OGT Inc.), process optimization, and advanced process control. 310i also collaborates with industry and institutions to deliver customized technical training.
For details, visit https://the310i.com/
General Manager - Process Design & Development Division
Engineers India Ltd
Assistant Vice President (Tech. Services)
Bharat Oman Refineries Ltd
Principal Engineer - Gas processing R&D
Global Principal Technical Expert - Gas Treating
Manager - Process Engineering
ADNOC Sour Gas
Technical Service & Application Development Manager (Energy segment)
Dow Chemical International Pvt Ltd
General Manager - Refinery Project (Process)
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
Manager - Process Engineering (A-FTA/S)
BASF Chemicals India
Engineering Manager - Gas
Schlumberger - OneSurface
Sr. Scientist and Head of Area - Advanced Gas Separation
CSIR - Indian Institute of Petroleum
AMETEK Process Instruments is a worldwide manufacturer of process analyzers & instrumentation. Our primary focus in analyzer design is reliability. We understand that you must have confidence that the analyzer will provide the correct information when you need it. Our analyzers have been documented to be in service for well over 20 years.AMETEK’s core competencies include:
For more information visit https://www.ametekpi.com
Controls Southeast, Inc. (CSI) has been helping customers for almost 50 years to solve problems in the chemical, petrochemical, and processing industries.. Our expertise is the engineering, design, fabrication, and installation of piping, speciality fabrication and thermal maintenance systems. With each project, we strive to create a great customer experience in line with our mission statement.CSI’s products and services include:
For more information, visit http://www.csiheat.com
Since 1998, Sulfur Recovery Engineering (SRE) has helped Refineries, Gas Plants, and Engineering companies worldwide to achieve optimal performance of Amine and Sulfur Recovery Units. Services and solutions include On-site Testing, Troubleshooting, Shutdown and Start-up Assistance, Capacity and Debottlenecking Studies, Design Consultation, Dynamic and Steady State SRU Modeling, and SRU Training Seminars. SRE’s services provide invaluable information regarding the materials and reactions taking place within processes, and how this impacts equipment, operations, and the bottom line. SRE provides solutions to operating problems, and helps clients to optimize performance, limit emissions, prevent unscheduled emergency plant shutdowns, and control costs. For more information, visit www.sulfurrecovery.com
Sulfur Operations Support, Inc. is an engineering and fabrication company, specializing in piping equipment and processes for the downstream oil and gas – the sulfur recovery industry. With over 3,000 units in service, our Sultrap ™ has acclaimed worldwide recognition, along with our multiple SRU product lines. With over 100 years of collective engineering experience and expertise in the sulfur recovery industry, we pride ourselves on our ability to provide top notch quality consultation relating to both engineering, analysis, and design of all SRU equipment. We provide downstream products and services to the world’s major oil producers across the globe.
For more information, visit https://sultrap.com/
Shell Catalysts & Technologies is at the forefront of developing new services and technologies for the energy and petrochemical industries, including advanced catalysts for refining and petrochemicals, licensing and technical services, and extensive and collaborative services and support for customers worldwide. Shell Catalysts & Technologies is an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell plc, a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with operations in more than 70 countries. To learn more, visit www.shell.com/CT.
As part of Advisian, the global advisory business line of Worley, Comprimo brings more than 65 years of proven experience and expertise in the development, application, and management of sulphur removal technology, with more than 1,200 sulphur recovery units worldwide. We offer best-in-class technology to deliver optimized solutions for every project, backed by the renowned engineering delivery capability of the combined Worley organization. Our localized capabilities, supported by a comprehensive global network of experts, provides our clients with ongoing technical support and access to deep sulphur expertise around the world. For more information, visit www.advisian.com
Greens Combustion UK - part of Airoil Flaregas Pvt. Ltd. Experienced combustion specialists offering high performance burners and thermal oxidisers systems for Refineries and Gas Plants.
For the Sulphur market products include High Intensity Claus, RGG and Tail Gas Incinerator Burners. Also available for design studies focused on recommending improvement for existing plants. The range of Burners includes those for Heaters and Reformers, with newly built research and development testing facilities.
Airoil Flaregas Pvt. Ltd. is a market leader, offering turnkey solutions for Flare systems since 1984 - with over 450 installations including demountable and Acid Gas Flares. For more information visit http://www.greenscombustion.com/
Sterling Auxiliaries Pvt. Ltd. is a chemical manufacturing company, part of the global Artek Surfin Group.
Sterling manufactures a wide range of ethylene oxide - based chemicals at a production site in Dahej, Gujarat. This includes alkyl alkanolamines - produced in a world scale plant.
The key alkanolamine produced is methyl-diethanolamine – which is a base for the STEROSOL range of formulated MDEA-based products. These are widely supplied to the Indian, and regional gas processing industry. Sterling offers a range of technical services to amine customers in the refining, natural gas and fertiliser industries. These services include process simulation, amine analyses and operations support. For more information visit https://sterlingaux.com/
KT - Kinetics Technology is an international process engineering contractor in refining, with a double dimension: Main Contractor and Licensor.
We are part of Maire Tecnimont Group, an international leader in the hydrocarbon sector (petrochemical, fertilizers, oil&gas refining) aiming at accelerating the world energy transition towards sustainable development and a circular economy approach.
In its current position as EPC Contractor, KT is widely recognized as a company with a very strong technological background and great focus on Process Design capabilities due to its traditional Licensing Business Lines: Sulphur Recovery and Hydrogen Production. For more information, visit www.kt-met.com
SYSTEMS AND EQUIPMENT, based out of Abu Dhabi, UAE, has been a pioneer in introducing and working with market leaders in the Sulphur Recovery technologies in the hydrocarbon industry. With its strong network of associates and independent technologists, S&E covers in its portfolio the entire process train, right from the reaction furnace to the incinerator and stacks. S&E can facilitate performance evaluation, integrity and process optimization studies of SRU plants. Some of the companies that S&E represent are HEC Combustion, BASF Process Technologies, Industrial Ceramics Ltd, OHL Guttermuth, Weir Minerals Lewis Pumps, Delta Controls Corporation, Brimstone Sulphur Testing Services, Nasato Consulting Ltd, etc. For more information, visit http://sysquip.ae/home.html
AIMS is Established in 2008 as a group of highly accredited Oil & Gas professionals to serve the middle east region. AIMS is ISO Certified Company. We are pioneers in Analytical Instruments, Sulphur Recovery Solutions and Process Technology support particularly Catalyst and Chemicals. AIMS have fabrication workshop and integration facilities in Abu Dhabi and other GCC countries.
AIMS have AMCs with ADNOC and other Govt. Entities covering middle east region. AIMS have contract for AQMS all over UAE.
AIMS has been actively involved in supporting O&G Industry through a dedicated and result oriented technical service & support team for Sulphur Industry. For more information, visit http://aimsgt.com/
For more than 70 years, Dow’s acid gas removal solvents, dehydration fluids, heat transfer fluids, cleaners and degreasers have made a difference in our customer’s facilities and have enabled CAPEX and OPEX optimization for operators, and engineering companies.
Today, our UCARSOL™ solvents, Specialty Amines, and specialized technologies – including SELEXOL™ & UCARSOL™ HYBRID solvents – are recognized as the most advanced solutions available for gas treatment.
Dow technologies and services help with:
For more information, visit https://www.dow.com
HPCL-Mittal Energy Limited (HMEL) is an equal Joint Venture of HPCL and Mittal Energy Investment Pte Ltd, Singapore, which at present operates an 11.3 MMTPA refinery and associated facilities at Bathinda. Additionally it also operates a 1017 km long crude pipeline from Gujarat to Punjab and a crude oil terminal at Mundra, Gujarat along with an SPM for import of the crude oil feedstock.
HMEL’s Refinery is an energy efficient, environment friendly, high distillate yielding complex that holds the unique distinction of being a ‘Zero Bottoms Refinery’. HMEL has received a Five Star Rating and the Sword of Honour from British Safety Council for excellence in the management of health and safety risks at work. For more information, visit www.hmel.in
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (HPCL) owns and operates Refineries at Mumbai & Visakhapatnam with designed capacities of 7.5 MMTPA & 8.3 MMTPA respectively. HPCL also owns the largest lube refinery of the country at Mumbai, producing lube oil base stocks with capacity of 428 TMTPA. HPCL holds 48.99% equity stake in JV company, HMEL which operates a 11.3 MMTPA capacity refinery at Bathinda in Punjab and also holds equity stake of 16.96% in the 15 MMTPA MRPL. A new 9 MMTPA capacity greenfield Refinery cum Petrochemical Complex is being set up at Barmer, Rajasthan in joint venture with the Government of Rajasthan. HPCL has the second largest share of product pipelines in India with a cross country pipeline network of 3,370 km. For more information, visit https://www.hindustanpetroleum.com/
Schlumberger is the world's leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry. Working in more than 85 countries and employing approximately 100,000 people who represent over 140 nationalities, Schlumberger supplies the industry's most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration through production and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions for hydrocarbon recovery that optimize reservoir performance. For more information, visit https://www.slb.com/well-production/processing-and-separation
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) operates in the petroleum industry in India. The company operates in - Refinery and Marketing activities which includes Downstream petroleum sector. They are also engaged in the Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons (E&P). The company refineries consist of Mumbai Refinery, Kochi Refinery, Numaligarh Refinery and Bina Refinery. BPCL is a public sector undertaking with the Government of India holding 54.31% stake as on 31st March 2019. On 11 September 2017 Government of India conferred BPCL with Maharatna status. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd was incorporated on November 3 1952 as a private limited company with the name Burmah Shell Refineries Ltd. For more information, visit https://www.bharatpetroleum.com/
Optimized Gas Treating, Inc. (OGT) provides the highly-respected mass transfer rate-based process simulator ProTreat® for gas treating, and the chemical reaction kinetics-based SulphurPro® simulator for SRUs. Both are solidly grounded in scientific and engineering principles and show an astonishing ability to predict performance with complete confidence and reliability. Major equipment vendors, E&C firms, most solvent suppliers, major oil refiners, and gas processors recognize ProTreat® as the industry’s most powerful tool for designing, revamping, and troubleshooting gas treating plants. SulphurPro® ties directly into ProTreat® for easy simulation of gas treating and SRU complex. OGT also provides licensees with first-class technical support.
For more information, visit https://www.protreat.com
Established in 1937 as a joint venture between Atlantic Richfield and Standard Oil of New Jersey, Porocel is a leading provider of sulfur recovery catalysts, hydroprocessing catalysts, specialty adsorbents, support media, and a variety of catalyst treatments. With a worldwide presence, we are equipped and ready to serve all petroleum refining, natural gas processing, petrochemical, and industrial air and gas markets. We make every effort to implement reliable, economical, and environmentally conscious solutions. We are committed to innovation, optimization of best practices, and excellence in customer care. Porocel manufactures the Maxcel line of SRU/TGU catalysts.
For more information, visit https://www.porocel.com
Filtration Technology Corporation (FTC) has been developing and delivering innovative filtration and separation products and systems since 1987. FTC has an extensive line of products covering liquid-solids filtration, liquid-gas separation, liquid-liquid separation and gas-solids filtration. We offer proprietary and industry-standard products to best meet the needs of end users. Through the ongoing development of new, game-changing products, FTC has continued to improve and expand its product offering and is committed to staying at the forefront of filtration technology. For more information, visit https://www.ftc-houston.com/
Galvanic Applied Sciences Inc. (Calgary, Canada) manufactures process analysers designed for sulphur recovery and gas treating applications. Brimstone™ tail gas analysers provide maximum uptime for air demand control. Sulphur condensation directly in the process line reduces Brimstone™ risk of plugging. Brimstone™installation after the first condenser ensures ≤ 10 second response time. Brimstone™ requires minimal maintenance thanks to no sample lines and no medium-pressure steam requirements. AccuSeries-LPA™ performs multi-parameter measurements of amine strength and H2S loading in liquid amine. Galvanic’s authorized partner in India, ICE ASIA PVT LTD., has provided local sales and service support for more than 20 years. For more information, visit https://www.galvanic.com/
Sulphur is the market leading publication for the sulphur and sulphuric acid industries worldwide, highly regarded for its unparalleled information and extensive coverage spanning the oil and gas, chemical, metals, fertilizer and power industries. Available both in print and online, Sulphur is the only publication to provide a truly international view of the sulphur and sulphuric acid industries, providing readers with news of the latest technological advances, projects, research, market outlooks, shipping, statistics and industry comment, making it essential reading for all sectors of the industry.
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