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Inventor:
Glover; Bryan K.
Address:
Algonquin, IL
No. of patents:
38
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8282886 Fluidized bed reactor with back-mixing for dehydrogenation of light paraffins October 9, 2012
An improved process and system for the endothermic dehydrogenation of an alkane stream is described. The process and system for catalytic dehydrogenation comprise a back-mixed fluidized bed reactor. The alkane stream is dehydrogenated in a single reactor stage by contacting the alkan
8052938 Aromatics co-production in a methanol-to-propylene unit November 8, 2011
The present invention provides a reactor system having: (1) a first reactor receiving an oxygenate component and a hydrocarbon component and capable of converting the oxygenate component into a light olefin and the hydrocarbon component into alkyl aromatic compounds; (2) a separator
7951984 Aromatics co-production in a methanol-to-propylene unit May 31, 2011
The present invention provides a reactor system having: (1) a first reactor receiving an oxygenate component and a hydrocarbon component and capable of converting the oxygenate component into a light olefin and the hydrocarbon component into alkyl aromatic compounds; (2) a separator
7902416 Fluidized bed reactor with back-mixing for dehydrogenation of light paraffins March 8, 2011
An improved process and system for the endothermic dehydrogenation of an alkane stream is described. The process and system of the present invention comprise a back-mixed fluidized bed reactor. The alkane stream is dehydrogenated in a single reactor stage by contacting the alkane str
7897829 Olefinic feedstock treatment processes March 1, 2011
Aromatic by-products are sorbed from mono-olefin-containing feedstocks of olefins having from about 6 to 22 carbon atoms per molecule that contain aromatic by-products having from 7 to 22 carbon atoms per molecule. A benzene-containing regenerant displaces and desorbs the aromatic by
7846403 Louver front faced inlet ducts December 7, 2010
An apparatus is for directing a fluid into a radial reactor is and which maintains a bed of solid particulate material within a reactor. The apparatus comprises a duct for directing fluid into a reactor and has a screenless face for the egress of the fluid, while providing for the re
7834227 Aromatics co-production in a methanol-to-propylene unit November 16, 2010
The present invention provides a reactor system having: (1) a first reactor receiving an oxygenate component and a hydrocarbon component and capable of converting the oxygenate component into a light olefin and the hydrocarbon component into alkyl aromatic compounds; (2) a separator
7781632 Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C5-C6-containing feeds August 24, 2010
Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing feeds involve feed pretreatment and/or selective hydrogenation to enable acceptable quality alkylbenzene production at attractive capital and operating costs.
7781631 Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing fe August 24, 2010
Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing feeds involve feed pretreatment and/or selective hydrogenation to enable acceptable quality alkylbenzene production at attractive capital and operating costs.
7781630 Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing fe August 24, 2010
Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing feeds involve feed pretreatment and/or selective hydrogenation to enable acceptable quality alkylbenzene production at attractive capital and operating costs.
7750198 Olefinic feedstock treatment processes July 6, 2010
Aromatic by-products are sorbed from mono-olefin-containing feedstocks of olefins having from about 6 to 22 carbon atoms per molecule that contain aromatic by-products having from 7 to 22 carbon atoms per molecule. A benzene-containing regenerant displaces and desorbs the aromatic by
7732650 Oxygenate conversion to olefins with metathesis June 8, 2010
A processing scheme and system for enhanced light olefin production, particularly for increased relative yield of propylene, involves oxygenate conversion to olefins and subsequent oxygenate conversion effluent stream treatment including cross-metathesis of 1-butene with 2-butene, me
7728185 Integration of olefin cracking with metathesis to increase light olefins production June 1, 2010
A process for increasing the propylene yields for hydrocarbon cracking processes. The process includes adding using alkylation of the C4s coming from the hydrocarbon cracker, and passing larger olefins to an olefin cracking unit.
7722825 Preparing a light-olefin containing product stream from an oxygenate-containing feed stream usin May 25, 2010
The present invention provides a reactor system for converting an oxygenate-containing feed stream to an olefin-containing product stream. The system includes: (1) a first fluidized catalytic reactor for converting methanol to propylene, the first reactor having a fluidized catalyst
7695696 Screenless internals for radial flow reactors April 13, 2010
An apparatus for contacting a bed of particulate material with a cross flowing fluid, which maintains the bed of particulate material within a retention volume. The apparatus includes partitions for retaining particles, with apertures disposed within the partitions. The apertures are
7687671 Integrated oxygenate conversion and product cracking March 30, 2010
Improved processing of an oxygenate-containing feedstock for increased production or yield of light olefins. Such processing involves oxygenate conversion to olefins and subsequent cracking of heavier olefins wherein at least a portion of the products from each of the reactors is elevate
7683226 Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing fe March 23, 2010
Integrated processes for making detergent range alkylbenzenes from C.sub.5-C.sub.6-containing feeds involve feed pretreatment and/or selective hydrogenation to enable acceptable quality alkylbenzene production at attractive capital and operating costs.
7663012 Conversion of dimethylether to propylene using moving bed technology February 16, 2010
The average cycle propylene selectivity of an oxygenate to propylene (OTP) process using one or more fixed beds of a dual-function oxygenate conversion catalyst is substantially enhanced by the use of moving bed reactor technology in the hydrocarbon synthesis portion of the OTP flow
7622089 Conically shaped screenless internals for radial flow reactors November 24, 2009
An apparatus for contacting a bed of particulate material with a cross flowing fluid, which maintains the bed of particulate material within a retention volume. The apparatus includes partitions for retaining particles, with apertures disposed within the partitions. The apertures are
7586018 Oxygenate conversion to olefins with dimerization and metathesis September 8, 2009
A processing scheme and system for enhanced light olefin production, particularly for increased relative yield of propylene, involves oxygenate conversion to olefins and subsequent oxygenate conversion effluent stream treatment including dimerization of ethylene to butene and metathe
7408092 Selective conversion of oxygenate to propylene using moving bed technology and a hydrothermally August 5, 2008
The average propylene cycle selectivity of an oxygenate to propylene (OTP) process using a dual-function oxygenate conversion catalyst is substantially enhanced by the use of a combination of: 1) moving bed reactor technology in the hydrocarbon synthesis portion of the OTP flow schem
7405337 Conversion of oxygenate to propylene with selective hydrogen treatment of heavy olefin recycle s July 29, 2008
The average cycle propylene selectivity of an oxygenate to propylene (OTP) process using one or more fixed or moving beds of a dual-function oxygenate conversion catalyst with recycle of one or more C.sub.4+ olefin-rich fractions is substantially enhanced by the use of selective hydr
7396966 Olefinic feedstock treatment processes July 8, 2008
Aromatic by-products are sorbed from mono-olefin-containing feedstocks of olefins having from about 6 to 22 carbon atoms per molecule that contain aromatic by-products having from 7 to 22 carbon atoms per molecule. A benzene-containing regenerant displaces and desorbs the aromatic by
7371916 Conversion of an alcoholic oxygenate to propylene using moving bed technology and an etherificat May 13, 2008
The average propylene selectivity per on-stream cycle of an alcoholic oxygenate to propylene (OTP) process using one or more fixed beds of a dual-function oxygenate conversion catalyst is substantially enhanced by the use of a feed pretreatment step involving a catalytic etherification
7368618 Process for removal of oxygenates from a paraffin stream May 6, 2008
The present invention comprises a process for removal of oxygenates from a paraffin-rich or olefin-rich paraffin stream which comprises passing a feed stream, comprising one or more C.sub.10 to C.sub.15 feed paraffins or C.sub.10 to C.sub.15 olefin-rich paraffin stream and one or more
7102044 Process for removal of oxygenates from a paraffin stream September 5, 2006
The present invention comprises a process for removal of oxygenates from a paraffin-rich or olefin-rich paraffin stream which comprises passing a feed stream, comprising one or more C.sub.10 to C.sub.15 feed paraffins or C.sub.10 to C.sub.15 olefin-rich paraffin stream and one or more
6284128 Reforming with selective reformate olefin saturation September 4, 2001
A process combination is disclosed to selectively upgrade hydrocarbons in a manner to essentially eliminate olefins in product from the combination. Preferably the hydrocarbons comprise naphtha which is reformed to upgrade its octane number and/or to produce aromatic intermediates, follo
6177002 Catalytic reforming process with multiple zones January 23, 2001
A hydrocarbon feedstock is catalytically reformed in a sequence comprising a first bifunctional-catalyst reforming zone, a zeolitic-reforming zone containing a catalyst comprising a platinum-group metal and a nonacidic zeolite, and a terminal bifunctional catalyst reforming zone. The fir
6001241 BTX from naphtha without extraction December 14, 1999
A hydrocarbon feedstock is catalytically reformed in a sequence comprising a zeolitic-reforming zone containing a catalyst comprising a platinum-group metal and a nonacidic L-zeolite and an aromatics-isomerization zone containing a catalyst comprising a medium-pore molecular sieve, a
5958216 Catalytic reforming process with multiple zones September 28, 1999
A hydrocarbon feedstock is catalytically reformed in a sequence comprising a first bifunctional-catalyst reforming zone, a zeolitic-reforming zone containing a catalyst comprising a platinum-group metal and a nonacidic zeolite, and a terminal bifunctional catalyst reforming zone. The fir
5942655 Process for the removal of heavy hydrocarbonaceous co-products from a vapor effluent from a norm August 24, 1999
A process for the removal of trace quantities of polynuclear aromatic compounds from the vapor effluent of a hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone containing normally gaseous olefinic hydrocarbons, trace mononuclear aromatic compounds and trace polynuclear aromatic compounds by contacting
5885439 Catalytic reforming process with multiple zones March 23, 1999
A hydrocarbon feedstock is catalytically reformed in a sequence comprising a first bifunctional-catalyst reforming zone, a zeolitic-reforming zone containing a catalyst comprising a platinum-group metal and a nonacidic zeolite, and a terminal bifunctional catalyst reforming zone. The pro
5849979 Process for cooling a hot vapor effluent of a hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone and removing trac December 15, 1998
A process for the removal of trace quantities of polynuclear aromatic compounds from the vapor effluent of a hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone containing normally gaseous olefinic hydrocarbons, trace mononuclear aromatic compounds and trace polynuclear aromatic compounds by contacting
5792898 Process for the management of mononuclear and polynuclear aromatic compounds produced in a hydro August 11, 1998
A process for the management of polynuclear aromatic compounds produced in a hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone wherein the effluent from the hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone containing dehydrogenated hydrocarbons, dehydrogenatable hydrocarbons and trace quantities of mononuclear and p
5792338 BTX from naphtha without extraction August 11, 1998
A hydrocarbon feedstock is catalytically reformed in a sequence comprising a continuous-reforming zone associated with continuous catalyst regeneration, a zeolitic-reforming zone containing a catalyst comprising a platinum-group metal and a nonacidic L-zeolite and an aromatics-isomer
5750800 Process for producing diisopropyl ether from propane May 12, 1998
An integrated process to produce diisopropyl ether from propane has been developed. In a first reaction zone the propane in a feedstock, after any hydrocarbons containing four or more carbon atoms are removed from the feedstock via fractionation, is dehydrogenated in the presence of a
5672804 Process for the removal of polynuclear aromatic compounds from a vapor effluent from a normally September 30, 1997
A process for the removal of trace quantities of polynuclear aromatic compounds from the vapor effluent of a hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone containing normally gaseous olefinic hydrocarbons, trace mononuclear aromatic compounds and trace polynuclear aromatic compounds by cooling the
5481060 Process for the removal of heavy hydrocarbonaceous co-products from a vapor effluent from a norm January 2, 1996
A process for the removal of trace quantities of polynuclear aromatic compounds from the vapor effluent of a hydrocarbon dehydrogenation zone containing normally gaseous olefinic hydrocarbons, trace mononuclear aromatic compounds and trace polynuclear aromatic compounds by contacting










 
 
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