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Catalytic Cracking

CATALYTIC CRACKING

refinery

CUSTOMER CHALLENGE

Catalytic cracking is the most important conversion process used in petroleum refineries. It is widely used to convert the high-boiling, high-molecular weight hydrocarbon fractions of petroleum crude oils to more valuable gasoline, olefinic gases, and other products.

The customer required explosion valves to be used to drive the blowers on the turbine system.

NORGREN SOLUTION

The 24000 SERIES 3/2 universal solenoid valves direct acting and spring return, explosion proof certified is used for driving the blowers on the turbine systems in the catalytic cracking process. Used for the emergency shut-down operation with an incorporated trip function.