Cardoso, R.

Phillips 66, Westlake, Louisiana

Refinery tower inspections: Discovering problems and preventing malfunctions

Cardoso, R., Phillips 66; Kister H. Z., Fluor Corp.

A previous survey identified installation mishaps to be one of the top five causes of tower malfunctions.

Aqueous chemistry principles applied to refinery processes

Cardoso, R., Phillips 66

In the petroleum refining industry, pH measurement and adjustment are extremely important.

Troubleshoot operation of a steam ejector vacuum system

Lieberman, N., Vacuum Improvement Consulting Engineering; Cardoso, R., Phillips 66

A crude vacuum unit operating properly generates high gasoil yield vs. low-value vacuum residue.