Zhan, B.-Z.

Advanced Refining Technologies (ART)/ Chevron Lummus Global (CLG), Richmond, California

Bi-Zeng Zhan is an ART/CLG Hydrocracking R&D Manager working in the Chevron Technology Center office in Richmond, California. He joined ART/CLG in 2018. Dr. Zhan has more than 15 yr of experience in refining industry R&D and has held several roles at the Chevron Research Center. He earned his PhD in chemistry from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and has more than 40 publications in peer-reviewed journals and has been granted more than 20 U.S. patents.

Partners maximize profitability during the pandemic

Zhan, B.-Z., Advanced Refining Technologies (ART)/ Chevron Lummus Global (CLG); Fritz, J., Chevron Lummus Global; Somers, D., Advanced Refining Technologies

The COVID-19 pandemic can be viewed as one of the most challenging periods in the history of the oil and gas sector. Refineries worldwide faced difficult times operating at their turndown capacities or even temporarily shut down units at the refinery.