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Maximising Refinery Profit Margins: The Role of Process Engineering When refinery operators observe issues with the column operations such as column weeping and flooding, they usually have to resort to the past experiences to temporarily relieve the situation. (Image: Saleh Al-Obeidi/AFP/Getty Images)

Maximising Refinery Profit Margins: The Role of Process Engineering

In order to sustain profitability, refineries must focus on leveraging process simulation technology and capabilities to achieve best-in-class operational excellence, explains Sandeep Ram Mohan, product expert, aspen Technology.

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