Amine Unit Corrosion in Refineries - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781845692377, 9781845693237

Amine Unit Corrosion in Refineries

1st Edition

Authors: J Harston F Ropital
eBook ISBN: 9781845693237
Paperback ISBN: 9781845692377
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 18th April 2007
Page Count: 56
Tax/VAT will be calculated at check-out Price includes VAT (GST)
20% off
20% off
20% off
61.99
49.59
102.00
81.60
76.95
61.56
Unavailable
Price includes VAT (GST)
DRM-Free

Easy - Download and start reading immediately. There’s no activation process to access eBooks; all eBooks are fully searchable, and enabled for copying, pasting, and printing.

Flexible - Read on multiple operating systems and devices. Easily read eBooks on smart phones, computers, or any eBook readers, including Kindle.

Open - Buy once, receive and download all available eBook formats, including PDF, EPUB, and Mobi (for Kindle).

Institutional Access

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.

Table of Contents

  • European Federation of Corrosion (EFC) publications: Series introduction
  • Volumes in the EFC series
  • Chapter 1: Introduction
    • Publisher Summary
  • Chapter 2: Technical background
    • Publisher Summary
    • 2.1 Process issues
    • 2.2 Important issues
    • 2.3 Corrosion issues
    • 2.4 Materials
  • Chapter 3: Experiences of ten plants using methyldiethanolamine
    • Publisher Summary
    • 3.1 Gas composition
    • 3.2 Materials of construction
    • 3.3 Operating parameters
    • 3.4 Corrosion control
    • 3.5 Corrosion problems experienced
    • 3.6 Summary of selected data
  • Chapter 4: Experiences of twenty-one plants using diethanolamine
    • Publisher Summary
    • 4.1 Gas composition
    • 4.2 Materials of construction
    • 4.3 Operating parameters
    • 4.4 Corrosion control
    • 4.5 Corrosion problems experienced
  • Chapter 5: Experiences of four plants using monoethanolamine
    • Publisher Summary
    • 5.1 Gas composition
    • 5.2 Materials of construction
    • 5.3 Operating parameters
    • 5.4 Corrosion control
    • 5.5 Corrosion problems experienced
  • Chapter 6: Experiences of one plant using diisopropanolamine
    • Publisher Summary
    • 6.1 Gas composition
    • 6.2 Materials of construction
    • 6.3 Operating parameters
    • 6.4 Corrosion control
    • 6.5 Corrosion problems experienced

Description

The corrosion of carbon steels in amine units used for gas treatment in refining operations is a major problem for the petrochemical industry. Maximising amine unit reliability, together with improving throughput, circulation and treatment capacity, requires more effective ways of measuring and predicting corrosion rates. However, there has been a lack of data on corrosion. This valuable report helps to remedy this lack of information by summarising findings from over 30 plants. It covers such amine types as methyl diethanolamine (MDEA), diethanolamine (DEA), monoethanolamine (MEA) and di-isopropanolamine (DIPA), and makes recommendations on materials and process parameters to maximise amine unit efficiency and reliability.

Key Features

  • Covers such amine types as Methyl Diethanolamine (MDEA) and Di-isopropanolamine
  • Makes recommendations on materials and process parameters to maximise amine unit efficiency and reliability

Readership

All those concerned with corrosion research


Details

No. of pages:
56
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9781845693237
Paperback ISBN:
9781845692377

About the Authors

J Harston Author

Dr John Harston is an internationally-known expert on corrosion in refining operations. In 1996 he set up Working Party 15 (Corrosion in the Refinery Industry) within the European Federation of Corrosion. Working Party 15 is internationally-recognised for its important contribution to research in this area.

F Ropital Author

Professor François Ropital works in the Department of Corrosion at the Institut Francais du Pétrole (IFP) and has been Chair of Working Party 15 in the EFC since 2002.