FCC unit revamp meets multiple objectives Academic Article uri icon


  • A discussion covers reliability improvement and MACT II compliance realized for Suncor's FCC unit via regenerator modifications and new third-stage separator system; benefits, e.g., 5-yr run turnaround cycle; new regenerator cyclones; unit reliability; improvement components; high-separation g-forces; catalyst circulation; flue gas and catalyst fines; project execution; and regenerator operation.

published proceedings

  • Petroleum Technology Quarterly

author list (cited authors)

  • Richardson, M., Chen, Y. M., & Sanborn, R

complete list of authors

  • Richardson, M||Chen, YM||Sanborn, R

publication date

  • December 2007