Introduction to Sulphur Recovery and Handling, Calgary, November 27, 2013

Venue: Calgary - Downtown

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Event Date/Time: Nov 27, 2013 / 8:30 am - (MST) End Date/Time: Nov 27, 2013 / 4:30 pm - (MST)
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This one-day course will provide participants with information on the design, operation and optimization of the modified Claus sulphur recovery process, including a review of process chemistry, process equipment, operating problems, tail gas clean-up technologies, and new technologies related to the sulfur recovery industry.  Methods for degassing and pelletizing sulphur are explained.  The course is designed for personnel new in the design or operation of sulfur recovery facilities.  A comprehensive set of notes is included.  

A complete set of course materials and lunches are included.  

Course Outline

  • Sulfur Conversion Chemistry
  • Modified Claus Plant Process Equipment
  • Factors affecting Sulphur Recovery
  • Reheat Methods
  • Sulfur Plant Enhancements
  • Other Sulfur Recovery Methods
  • Tail Gas Cleanup Methods
  • Sulphur Degassing Methods
  • Sulphur Pelletizing Methods

Date: Nov 27, 2013

Length: 1 day (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)

Location: Calgary, AB

Delivery Method: Classroom Training    

CEU: 0.8 Continuing Education Units

PDH: 8 Professional Development Hours

Certificate: Certificate Issued Upon Completion

Fee: $ 895.00 CAD



Calgary - Downtown

Conference Speakers

Ed Wichert earned a Bachelor's degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Alberta and a Master's degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Calgary. He has over 35 years of industry experience in oil and gas operations, including many years in sour gas production and processing. Ed has authored numerous publications dealing with sour gas technology, and has been instrumental in developing several correlations for predicting sour gas properties. He is the recipient of the Award of Merit from the Canadian Gas Processors Association, the Lifetime Achievement in Hydrocarbon Measurement Award from the Canadian Institute of Hydrocarbon Measurement and the Projects, Facilities and Construction Award from the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Ed has taught a number of courses in gas technology internationally, and currently serves as an industry consultant, specializing in sour gas matters.