Other

CIA Inspection has a library of other papers regarding delayed coke drums and their operation. If the paper below is not a link, please contact the author or CIA for a copy of the paper as it may be too large to put on this site.

Experience with Vessels of Delayed Coking Units
N.A. Weil and F.S. Rapasky – Proceedings of the American Petroleum Institute, May 31, 1958.

Two Experts look at Coke-Drum Fracture
Oil and Gas Journal, August 23, 1971.

API Survey of Coke Drum Cracking Experience
J.W. Thomas – Proceedings of the American Petroleum Institute, 1981.

Time for Coking Cycle can be Routinely Halved
N.P. Lieberman, Oil and Gas Journal, August 29, 1983.

Good Operating Techniques Improve Yield, Increase Gas-oil Production
N.P. Lieberman, Oil and Gas Journal, March 10, 1986.

Procedure Reduces Coke Cutting Time for Large Drums
N.P. Lieberman, Oil and Gas Journal, November 24, 1986.

How Petroleum Delayed Coke Forms in a Drum
P.J. Ellis and E.E. Harden – Printed in Light Metals, The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, 1993.

Latest Coker Designs Increase Liquid Yields, Reduce Emissions
Oil and Gas Journal, November 8, 1993.

Analysis of Alternate Skirt Attachments to Coke Drums
L.P. Antalffy, K.L. Bardia, J.E. Baxter, D.W. Malek and J. Taagepera – PVP-Vol. 315, ASME, 1995.

Thermal Cracking – Delayed Coking
K.M. Negin and A. Gardner – Today’s Refinery, October 1996.

Design Optimization of Coke Drum Support Skirt
J.E. Baxter, PVP-Vol. 359, ASME, 1997.

Mechanical Integrity Evaluation of Delayed Coke Drums
A. Ramos, C. Rios, J. Vargas, T. Tahara and T. Hasegawa – PVP-Vol. 359, ASME, 1997.

Optimization of Coke Drum Support Skirt for Faster Operating Cycles
J.E. Baxter, PVP-Vol. 386, ASME, 1998.

Delayed Coke Drum Assessment Using Field Measurements & FEA
Ramos, C. Rios, E. Johnsen, M. Gonzalez and J. Vargas, – PVP-Vol. 368, ASME, 1998.

Understanding Failure Mechanisms to Improve Reliability of Coke Drums
J.A. Penso, Y.M. Lattarulo, A.J. Seijas, J. Torres, D. Howden and C.L. Tsai –  PVP-Vol. 395, ASME, 1999.

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