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Refining Gas & Oil

There are hundreds of products and by-products of crude oil which are separated and refined at an oil refinery. A combination of physical separation and chemical conversion processes are used to create products with the correct odour, colour, stability and other specifications required by the market.

 

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Petroleum Engineering Technology Awareness Certification - $9.99 The Petroleum Engineering Technology Awareness Certification has been developed to test important concepts, skills and terminology related to Petroleum Engineering Technology. The test covers important aspects of Petroleum Engineering Technology like the various processes and techniques of extraction.

Petroleum Technology Awareness Certification - $9.99
The Petroleum Technology Awareness Certification has been developed to test important concepts, skills and terminology related to Petroleum Technology. The test covers important aspects of Petroleum Technology like the various hydrocarbons, techniques of extraction etc.

Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining
This course has been developed to provide a brief overview of the function and interrelationship of the petroleum refinery fuels processes most commonly found in modern petroleum refineries. These processes refine petroleum crude oils into the literally hundreds of specification petroleum products, many of which we use on a daily basis. Refinery fuels processes fall into several broad categories: Fractionation (distillation), Treating and Upgrading. This course is applicable to all engineering disciplines. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will have achieved a basic understanding of what occurs inside a modern petroleum refinery. Furthermore, the student will learn how the most common refinery fuels processes accomplish the refining of crude oils into the fuels specification products that the markets demand. - 3 PDH

 

Processing Natural Gas

Natural gas, as it is used by consumers, is much different from the natural gas that is brought from underground up to the wellhead. Although the processing of natural gas is in many respects less complicated than the processing and refining of crude oil, it is equally as necessary before its use by end users.

 

 

Processing Crude Oil - Refining

Crude oil is a complicated mixture of hydrocarbons, with a varying composition depending on its source. The hydrocarbons in crude oil have different boiling points, according to the number of carbon atoms their molecules contain and how they are arranged.

 

 

 

 

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