Tag: FCC


Duplex steels provide resistance to embrittlement

Researchers from Sandvik and the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm used high-energy X-rays at the Swedish Material Science beamline to find out why their steels are more resistant to hydrogen embrittlement than competitors’ steels. 

BASF launches Boroflex FCC catalyst

BASF announced the launch of Boroflex™, the latest evolution of its residuum (resid) oil Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) catalysts for the refining market.

Russian cracking complex

Foster Wheeler Energy Limited has been awarded an engineering contract by OAO Salavatnefteorgsintez (SNOS) for a fluidised catalytic cracking (FCC) complex in Russia.