Wednesday, April 9, 2008: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Rooms 393-394 (New Orleans Convention Center)

Topical 2: The 20th Ethylene Producers’ Conference (T2)

#151 - Ethylene Plant Process Control -- Paper Session (T2010)
Papers related to process control issues in ethylene plants will be presented. Level of detail will be appropriate for non-process control specialists.
Chair:Don Bartusiak
CoChair:James Hackney
CoSponsor(s):Systems and Process Control (10b)
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:10 AM20 Year Reflections
8:20 AMAn Optimization Program in Lyondell
James Hackney
8:45 AMImplementation of Unit-Wide Advanced Process Control in An Ethylene Plant
Gabe Haarsma, Rajendra Mutha
9:10 AMOvercoming Numerical Ill-Conditioning in a Dmcplus® Composite Controller at the Baton Rouge Chemical Plant
Darren S. Jenkins, Antonio G. Gonzalez, Mike Keenan, Bary Eagleson
9:35 AMBreak
9:55 AMDynamic Instabilities of Two Parallel Integral Superheaters to Vaporize Ngl Feed to Olefins Cracking Furnaces
L. Chutny, K.K. Botros, P. Talbot, M. de Boer
10:20 AMSecuring the Control System against Improper Change after Alarm Rationalization
Carolyn Lehman, Jack Roachell, Bill Hollifield
10:45 AMProcess Control Systems Lifecycle Management
Stephen C. Deschamps
11:10 AMConcluding Remarks

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