Pongboot, N.

Global R&D, Samut Prakan, Thailand

Nattapong Pongboot is an experienced Chemical Engineer with broad experience in refining and petrochemical technologies. He has extensive experience in hydroprocessing catalyst selection and testing as both a refiner and licensor. Before partnering with Global R&D, he held various technical roles with Honeywell UOP, PTT Global Chemical and SCG Chemicals, with broad exposure to process and equipment design, refinery operation, plant troubleshooting and process optimization. Additionally, he is also a technical instructor for www.chemengedu.com. Mr. Pongboot obtained B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees in chemical engineering from Kasetsart University. The author can be reached at nat.pongboot@gmail.com or nattapong.globalrd@gmail.com.

Hydroprocessing catalyst selection—Part 2: Considerations and best practices for catalyst testing

Pongboot, N., Global R&D; Upienpong, T., Karunkeyoon, W., PTT Global Chemical

Hydroprocessing catalysts are an essential part of the refinery involved in the treatment/conversion of most petroleum fractions, ranging from naphtha to residue.

Hydroprocessing catalyst selection—Part 1: Planning and selecting the catalyst evaluation method

Pongboot, N., Global R&D; Upienpong, T., Karunkeyoon, W., PTT Global Chemical

Hydroprocessing catalysts are an essential part of any refinery involved in the treatment/conversion of most petroleum fractions ranging from naphtha to residue.