Increase capacity and decrease energy for existing refinery distillation columns

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A systematic method for retrofitting existing refinery distillation columns is presented. This method simultaneously considers the existing heat-exchanger network along with reducing energy consumption and increasing the throughput of the existing distillation unit.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)44-50
Number of pages6
JournalChemical Engineering Progress
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2003