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Course Description

HF Alkylation Process - Combination Std. & Adv.* September 9, 2024 - September 13, 2024

Registration Closing Date

August 26, 2024

Register by July 19, 2024 to receive a 10.0% discount.

Course Overview

This course provides the fundamentals and in-depth of the UOP HF Alkylation Process. Through lecture, exercises, and discussion, participants will gain an understanding of the HF Alkylation Process, operation, and advanced issues of the unit. Participants will also explore ways to ensure optimum corrosion management and operations control for reliability and performance.

Cost with/without SA (In-person): $10000 / $11750 USD

Cost with/without SA (Virtual): $6375 / $7375 USD

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for process engineers and operations personnel who work with the UOP HF Alkylation Process or supervise those who do.

Also will provide further emphasis on reliability and mechanical integrity of piping and equipment and will look closely at some of the current corrosion concerns that are unusual and particular to the HF Alkylation unit. Economics of HF Alkylation unit operation will be covered as well as risk control. Troubleshooting strategies will be discussed and participants will have the opportunity to discuss specific problems and review possible solutions.

*Attendance is limited to UOP license holders.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 5.0

Course Benefits

  • Use the safety and emergency manual as a reference to prepare detailed procedures for their plant
  • Understand how contaminants affect the UOP HF Alkylation unit
  • Explain the UOP HF Alkylation Process
  • Describe basic process operations

Course Topics

  • Process variables
  • Corrosion and inspection
  • Normal shutdown and emergency procedures
  • Process contaminants
  • Chemistry
  • Operating procedures
  • Troubleshooting
  • Equipment (special HF handling aspects)
  • Process flow and control
  • Normal operations and optimization
  • Process variables and contaminants – Advanced topics
  • Troubleshooting
  • Reliability and mechanical integrity

Supplemental Offerings