Mahulkar, S.

Reliance Industries Ltd., India

Saneep Mahulkar is Group Lead for Cracker Technology at the Center of Excellence at Reliance Industries Ltd. in India. He has been working with Reliance for the past 14 yr in various roles. He supports existing steam cracker sites with troubleshooting and carrying out revamps. He holds an MS degree in chemical engineering from the University of Twente.

Case study: Heat exchanger tube rupture and its impact on metal embrittlement

Dingankar, S., Mahulkar, S., Reliance Industries Ltd.; Schutt, M., Mahalingam, S., TechnipFMC; Banerjee, S., Technip India Ltd.

Process engineers strive to recover as much energy as is practically possible from the available process and utility streams within the constraint of the plant. To achieve this goal, traditional—and sometimes non-traditional—methods are utilized. In a steam cracker, light olefins are considered the highest-value products, and utilizing “cold energy,”