Advanced Industrial Process and Unit Operations Scale-up

Place
Düsseldorf, Germany
Site visit
Dates
In-house Available
17 - 18 September 2020
Who should attend?
  • Process Innovators
  • Process Chemists
  • Process Developers
  • Process Engineers
  • Industrial Process R&D Practitioners
  • R&D Leaders
  • Advising Plant Technologists

From the chemical, refining, fine chemicals, food & beverage, paper & pulp, steel, biomass processing industries

Summary

Fifty percent of all commercial scale process implementations fail. This course will address critical success factors for process innovation and scale-up from idea to commercial scale start-up. From innovation stage,discovery, concept, feasibility, development, detailed design through to construction, procurement, and start-up. Specific attention is paid to design, modelling and experimentation. The course consists of interactive lectures,discussions and workshops applied to real industrial cases.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify critical aspects of integrated process scale-up
  • Choose the best process and unit operations in view of scale-up
  • Make an innovation plan for a given case
  • Interactive lectures supported by case studies
  • Learn from workshops solving real industry problems

Key Topics

  • Scale-up risks of processes
  • Stage-gate innovation steps to reduce risks
  • Connections between design,modelling and experimental validation
  • Pilot plant design and test program decisions
  • Start-up preparation
  • Technology Readiness Levels assessment for new process technologies.
  • Key scale-up performance phenomena of unit operations.
  • Choice of unit operations in view of scale-up
  • Scale-up methods for unit operations.

Programme

  • Over 10 hours of interactive learning
  • Case studies, workshops & lessons learned
  • 5 hours of networking with industry peers
  • Training materials will be provided in printed and digital format
  • All delegates will receive printed and LinkedIn certificates
  • Evening drinks reception
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Trainers

Jan Harmsen

Independent Consultant

Harmsen Consultancy

Jan Harmsen has more than 40 years of industrial experience in research, development, design, andcommercial scale implementation of processes in oil & gas, bulk chemicals,fine chemicals, food, and minerals. Jan spent 33 years at Shell, Netherlands and held the position of Principal Process Developer and has more than 20 years of experience in conducting courses on sustainable process design, process innovation, andprocess scale-up. He has written books on industrial processes, process design,and process scale-up.  

Jan Harmsen

Independent Consultant

Harmsen Consultancy

Jan Harmsen has more than 40 years of industrial experience in research, development, design, andcommercial scale implementation of processes in oil & gas, bulk chemicals,fine chemicals, food, and minerals. Jan spent 33 years at Shell, Netherlands and held the position of Principal Process Developer and has more than 20 years of experience in conducting courses on sustainable process design, process innovation, andprocess scale-up. He has written books on industrial processes, process design,and process scale-up.  

Tour info

Price per Delegate (EUR)

Public Training

2195.00

Online Training

1350.00
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Lydia Makori

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+421 222 200 543