HPCL to use Honeywell UOP technology to meet rising domestic demand for clean fuels


HPCL to use Honeywell UOP technology to meet rising domestic demand for clean fuels

Honeywell has announced that Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) is using technologies from Honeywell UOP for the expansion and modernization of its refinery at Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh on the southeast coast of India.

Included in the project are licensing, basic engineering design and other associated services for a Penex isomerization unit, which helps make cleaner burning high-octane gasoline, and a Unicracking hydro-cracking unit to produce cleaner burning diesel fuel.

“HPCL chose these solutions from Honeywell UOP due to their superior economics and our successful track record with these technologies,” said Steve Gimre, Managing Director, Honeywell UOP India. “UOP has licensed more than 160 Penex units, and more than 220 Unicracking units – more than any other licensor in these applications.” Read More…

 

 

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