July 29 - August 1, 2019
Golden, Colorado USA
COURSE AGENDA

Check-in is required for all participants on the first day of attendance. A continental breakfast is available before class on each day.

Monday
8:00Check-in and late registrationRegistration Desk
8:30
  • Overview of the gas industry and Gas Processing
  • Field operations and inlet receiving
11:30Lunch with invited speaker
1:00
  • Gas Compression
  • Distillation fundamentals; fractionation trains
5:00Adjourn
Tuesday
8:00
  • Gas hydrates
  • Gas dehydration
11:30Lunch with invited speaker
1:00
  • Cryogenic extraction of natural gas liquids (NGL)
5:00Adjourn
Wednesday
8:00
  • Acid Gas (hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide) removal
  • Sweetening and dehydration of condensate and natural gas liquids (NGL)
11:30Lunch with invited speaker
1:00
  • Minor component (nitrogen, helium, mercury, and BTEX) recovery or removal
  • Acid gas injection
  • Sulfur recovery with the Claus process. Tail gas cleanup
5:00Adjourn
Thursday
8:00
  • Overview of liquefied natural gas (LNG)
  • Plant problem and workshop session
11:30Class adjourns
11:45Plant trip sponsored by GPA Midstream RMC and Cureton Midstream :: Depart from Mines campus
5:30Return to Mines campus