Meet the Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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Powering Integrated Solutions
Axens is a worldwide group providing a complete range of solutions for the conversion of oil and biomass to cleaner fuels, the production and purification of major petrochemical intermediates as well as all of natural gas’ treatment and conversion options. The offer includes technologies, equipment, furnaces, modular units, catalysts, adsorbents and related services. Axens is ideally positioned to cover the entire value chain, from feasibility study to unit start-up and follow-up throughout the entire unit life cycle. This unique position ensures the highest level of performance with a reduced environmental footprint. Axens global offer is based on: highly trained human resources, modern production facilities and an extended global network for industrial, technical supports & commercial services.

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Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace’s high-performance specialty chemicals improve the products and processes of our customers around the world. Over 3,900 Grace employees safely and sustainably develop, manufacture, license, support, and sell leading catalyst technologies. Manufacturing excellence and industry leading technical service have made Grace the world’s leading supplier of FCC catalyst and additives. Grace is dedicated to helping refiners achieve success with innovative catalytic solutions. Refineries stay competitive with Grace Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) technology because they can maximize the yield of the most valuable products through use of the optimal catalyst for their crude slate.Understanding feed impacts earlier allows the refiner to optimize operating parameters and catalyst management strategies for a more stable and profitable operation.

Seminar Sponsor


Sulzer GTC provides process technologies and produces mass transfer equipment that offer comprehensive solutions addressing the chemical industry’s separation challenges. The recent acquisition of GTC Technology adds a range of refining and petrochemical licensed process technologies to Sulzer’s existing process plant design, construction and commissioning capabilities.

Workshop Sponsor

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A world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 78 countries with approximately 64,500 employees and serves more than 3.8 million customers and patients. Our operations in South East Asia dates back to 1911 supporting customers in diverse industries through our unique blend of products, equipment and services. Air Liquide is a leader in the outsourcing of industrial gases and providing large volumes of industrial gases to industry. Air Liquide Engineering & Construction services the Group (with mainly air gas separation and hydrogen production units) and provides external customers with efficient, sustainable, customized technology and process solutions. The company is fully engaged in the energy transition, providing customers with technologies for future fuel refining, such as solutions for green hydrogen, advanced biofuels and carbon capture solutions for the decarbonization of industries.

Bronze Sponsors

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ABB is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 144,000 employees.

As a leading solutions provider to the oil and gas industry, ABB’s Measurement & Analytics business line( offers its customers a comprehensive portfolio of digitally enabled instrumentation and analyzer technology to operate downstream refining and petrochemical plants safely, productively and profitably. With proven high accuracy and reliability, ABB’s measurement products combine high performance with the lowest cost of ownership, giving customers predictable and safe operation.

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AP-Networks, AP is the indispensable trusted partner to global petroleum, chemical, and energy companies that aim to optimize their assets’ performance and maximize operational efficiency. Our company achieves its mission by infusing strategic innovation, proven expertise, actionable insights, and unparalleled business intelligence analytics into a unique, winning formula for success. We leverage our databases, benchmarks, Software as a Service (SaaS) engines, and our industry-recognized consulting expertise to ensure that our clients mitigate, manage, and control high-risk events. Ultimately, our clients Aim Higher to realize superior business outcomes, and Aim Smarter to drive breakthrough performance in capital projects and plant turnarounds.

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Becht is a service-oriented engineering consulting firm that is focused on providing technically excellent engineering services and innovative, sustainable solutions for clients world-wide. We are the “go-to” firm that clients approach when the job needs to be done right – the first time. The Becht Team comprises world-class resources that provide unparalleled engineering solutions, project management support, and technically excellent engineered products.

Becht is global, with local offices throughout the world. Becht’s experienced and knowledgeable resources can partner and support clients anywhere, throughout all phases of a project. Becht has an office for the Europe, Middle-East and Africa region in The Netherlands and regional based consultants throughout Europe including the UK.

Recent projects and the industries that Becht supports include:

  • Oil Refineries – planning and managing turnarounds
  • Petrochemical – repair of steam cracking furnace
  • Oil & Gas Production – reliability & maintenance planning; design of high pressure well head/downhole equipment
  • Equipment Manufacturers – design of equipment for severe services
  • Industrial Gas – troubleshooting world's largest nitrogen plant
  • Fossil and Alternative Power – evaluating and troubleshooting water hammer, fossil power, and large solar power plant
  • Nuclear Power – LOCA analysis
  • New Processes – Pilot plant design/readiness reviews

Europe – Middle East – Africa – Chris van der Beek,

+31 (0) 71 737 0315

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China Petroleum Technology and Development Corporation (CPTDC), is a wholly owned subsidiary of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC). It is the largest Chinese equipment, machinery, and materials supplier for world energy market, upstream and downstream, with registered offices and branches in over 40 countries globally. Since early 2000, CPTDC has been working with several famous Chinese catalyst research institutes and catalyst companies to provide catalyst and technologies to overseas refining clients. Besides catalyst and refining technologies, CPTDC also supplies high pressure vessels, compressors, and other long-lead items to the refining and petrochemical industries. Introduction of our FCC catalyst plants:

  • Established 1964
  • 2 Manufacturing plants in China (Lanzhou & Fujian)
  • Production capacity >100K MT/year
  • Able to utilize all known binding technologies
  • Excellent R&D facilities & outstanding research team
  • Lab features state-of-the-art equipment including 9 ACE units, 4 Riser Pilot plants, 2 MCDs, DCR, and all basic instruments
  • To be a leading global supplier of FCC Catalysts and Additives
  • To provide excellent Technical Service and Support
  • Currently serving 40 refiners worldwide
  • Customers in Asia, Africa, North America
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Enablon, a Wolters Kluwer business, is the leading provider of integrated software solutions for Risk & Compliance, Engineering & Operations, and EHSQ & Sustainability. We help create a better world by making organizations responsible, productive and safe through innovative technology. Hundreds of industry-leading enterprises and millions of users worldwide rely on our solutions to minimize risks, increase worker safety, prevent incidents from happening, achieve regulatory compliance and reduce environmental impact. For more information, visit, follow us on TwitterLinkedInVimeo, and YouTube.

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HCpect is the largest privately-owned FCC catalyst and additives producer in China, and has been supplying more than 30 FCC units globally. HCpect offers a complete high-performance FCC catalyst & additives solution for FCC, RFCC, or DCC units. With competitive products at competitive price, proven logistics, and superior technical service, HCpect is poised to significantly create added value for international clients. HCpect welcomes inquiries for your FCC catalyst needs!

Strategic Sponsors

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With a history that extends back to 1887, today’s Albemarle is a leading global producer of Lithium, Bromine and Catalyst solutions. We power the potential of companies in many of the world's largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. Our global team of more than 5,600 employees work passionately to discover performance-based sustainable solutions that support our customers who are shaping the future by designing energy-efficient technology; raising the standard of fire and food safety; pioneering sustainable solutions that power electric vehicles; and finding better ways to supply clean and reliable energy to a growing global economy. Guided by our purpose, values and culture - we think beyond business-as-usual to drive innovations that promote a safer, more sustainable world.

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Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s PPM division empowers its clients to transform unstructured information into a smart digital asset to visualize, build, and manage structures and facilities of all complexities, ensuring safe and efficient operation throughout the entire lifecycle.

Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 20,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 3.8bn EUR. Learn more at and follow us @HexagonAB.

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At hte – the high throughput experimentation company, we make R&D in the area of catalysis faster and more productive. We enable cost-effective innovations and reduced time to market for new products, thereby allowing our customers in the energy & refining, chemical & petrochemical, and environmental industry to keep ahead of the competition. Our technology and services comprise:

  • R&D Solutions: highly efficient contract research programs at hte’s state-of-the-art laboratories in Heidelberg, Germany, and
  • Technology Solutions: integrated hardware and software solutions, enabling our customers to establish high throughput workflows in their own laboratories.

Our customers benefit from a broad technical and scientific expertise, an exceptional customer orientation, complete end-to-end solutions, and an outstanding data quality. Our close ties with BASF guarantee long-term orientation and stability.

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JGC C&C of JGC Group is a manufacturer of inorganic functional materials, based on its proprietary core technology of nanoparticle preparation. Catalysts business includes FCC catalysts & additives, hydroprocessing catalysts, petrochemical catalysts for hydrogenation purposes, and syngas, as well as catalyst supports, zeolites, etc.

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Petrogenium is an independent consultancy firm that supports Asset Owners with world-class industry experts.

We help Clients in Downstream Oil, Petrochemicals, Gas Processing and Renewable Resources industries to help and coach with strategic, operational and technical challenges. Our consultants are independent, world-class experts with many years of industry experience in asset owner management and expert roles. Our consultants work at mastery level and support Clients on an individual basis or in project teams.
Our team knows what it takes to succeed. We have seen numerous operating sites across the world and were in the same boat as our clients.

We coach, train, give advice and support implementation bringing with us:

  • Hands-on know-how of your operations
  • Quick understanding of your challenges
  • Best practices and standards
  • Proven world-class experience

Technip Energies is a global leader in subsea, onshore/offshore, and surface projects. With our proprietary technologies and production systems, integrated expertise, and comprehensive solutions, we are transforming our clients’ project economics.

We are uniquely positioned to deliver greater efficiency across project lifecycles from concept to project delivery and beyond. Through innovative technologies and improved efficiencies, our offering unlocks new possibilities for our clients in developing their oil and gas resources.

Each of our more than 37,000 employees is driven by a steady commitment to clients and a culture of purposeful innovation, challenging industry conventions, and rethinking how the best results are achieved.

Technip Energies utilizes its website as a channel of distribution of material company information. To learn more about us and how we are enhancing the performance of the world’s energy industry, go to and follow us on Twitter @TechnipEnergies.