• 2014 CAT Cracker Seminar

    Tuesday, August 19 - Wednesday, August 20, 2014
    Royal Sonesta Hotel
    2222 West Loop South
    Houston, TX 77027

     

    This seminar provides a forum for refiners to meet and share information on the technological advances and regulatory developments that affect the design, operation, and maintenance of FCC units. The program includes a Q&A session with a panel of experts and 16 workshops organized in four topic tracks which enables attendees to focus on a particular aspect of FCC operation or to attend workshops that cover a broader range of interests.  It also includes a  tabletop exhibit.

    The seminar is designed for people who solve the problems associated with the operation and maintenance of FCCUs. The Q&A session and the workshops encourage open discussions which enable attendees to share their own challenges and benefit from other attendees’ experiences. Whether you are in Operations, Technical Service, Maintenance, Reliability, or Process Engineering, you will find a comprehensive program that meets your needs for improving your FCCU’s operation and reliability.

    The exhibition will showcase the latest technological advances in FCC equipment, catalysts, refractory, diagnostics, and reliability services by companies that specialize in FCC equipment and technology.  The Cat Cracker Seminar attracts experts throughout the industry making it an ideal networking opportunity for anyone whose responsibilities include FCC operations.

    The AFPM block at the Royal Sonesta has sold out and the hotel is also sold out.
    Nearby hotels are as follows:
    Sheraton Suites Houston Galleria, 2400 West Loop S Houston, TX, 77027 - 1-855-239-9480
    Hilton Houston Post Oak, 2001 Post Oak Blvd Houston, TX, 77056 - ‎1-855-239-9397.

    Register by July 18th and save $100!  On-line registration closes August 11th.