2022 Spring: Online Meetings February 17th & 24thDownload Presentation Slides
Ron Claybon, Executive Director, COQA
COQA Spring Introductions
David Braziel, CEO, RBN Energy
Shifts in Gulf Coast Crude Fundamentals: Changes in Supply/Demand and Flows
This presentation outlined RBN Energy’s projections for the world post‐COVID, including refining, production and imports, production by grade, exports and inventories, and the impact on prices.
Duncan Baillie, Ommica
The unwanted, costly commercial impact of thermodynamic hydrate inhibitors on produced fluids
Operators must secure maximum export revenue and retain environmental compliance, through management of fluids containing methanol and MEG. This presentation argues for a a low cost alternative to gas chromatography for MEG methanol and THPS analysis.
Jenny Nelson, Application Scientist, Agilent
The Role of Elemental Analysis in the Petroleum Business and Recent Efforts Towards ASTM Crude Oil Methods
This technical presentation spoke about petroleum elemental composition and metal distribution in crude oil. It detailed GC-ICP-MS, V & Ni signatures for different crudes, deep-cut VGO and other elemental analysis techniques for crude oil. It concluded on recent efforts towards ASTM Crude Oil Methods.
Duane Rowan, Sensia Global & David Alexander, Haverly Systems
Sensia Measurement: Cloud-based platform to better manage Blending Activities
Sensia is developing a blending technology platform that overcomes the blending challenges of the industry, combining the technologies of Cloud platforms, control systems, engineered solutions.
Randy Segato, President, Canadian Crude Quality Technical Association
CCQTA Projects Update
This presentation provided a status update on recent CCQTA projects.
Matthew Goitia,Peaker Energy
Feedstocks, Marketing, and Quality of Renewable Diesel