Spin-out Companies and Technologies
Technology: Combustion of heavy oils with high sulfur content. The fluidised bed reactor and catalyst allow efficient conversion of refinery waste to useful heat to generate steam, electricity or mechanical work.
Catalytic combustion of heavy oils
Technology: Efficient external combustion engine coupled with a catalytic heater that allows recovery of waste heat and efficient conversion of hydrocarbon gases into mechanical and electrical power.
Heat recovery through Stirling engine with catalytic heating
Technology: Flameless combustion catalytic heater with an innovative cylindrical design that can be used for viscosity reduction in crude oil pipelines and for any other industrial heating needs.
Catalytic heating for pipelines and industrial heaters
Technology: Range of techniques for crude oil fouling mitigation in refinery heat exchangers by: • Providing methods and tools for improved heat exchanger monitoring and design • Using advanced analytical and measuring techniques to establish oil compatibility and fouling propensity
Crude oil fouling mitigation
Technology: Compact reactor for the pyrolysis of light hydrocarbons using lasers which features: • ~20-25% lower capital costs • Low wall temperatures and energy input • 1.8 times smaller reactor economical conversion of stranded gas • Reduction of heat losses with flue gases
Laser induced pyrolysis
Energy Screening Committee Meeting
May 11, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm 410 Pierce St. Houston, TX 77002