SPECIAL FEATURE: ME-TECH 2019 Pre-Conference Seminar Day

Tuesday 26 February, 09:00 – 18:00

St Regis Hotel, Saadiyat Island

Abu Dhabi, UAE


Wood ME-TECH 2019 Pre-Conference Seminar

26 February, 09:00 – 13:00

Supporting the life cycle of your downstream assets

In today’s challenging market maximising the efficiency of your assets throughout their lifecycle is key to realising targeted returns on investment.

The seminar will focus on three vital parts of this process:

1. Project selection and development

Considering your options and choosing the optimum configuration and technology is crucial to long term project performance. In this part of the seminar Wood will outline our best in class consultancy capability for investment planning, option selection and technology integration. We will also demonstrate how our portfolio of proprietary technologies for heavy oil upgrading, hydrogen production and sulphur recovery can prove to be success factors for numerous projects.

2. Optimising asset performance

Changing product markets, evolving standards, costs of raw materials and a continuously changing operating workforce are only a few of the challenges an asset faces throughout its operating lifecycle. Learn how we approach existing assets management and development of operations competencies, reducing plant operating costs and improving yield performance.

3. Are your assets ready for tomorrow?

The industry is focusing on digital integration in Downstream, but what does it mean and what do we want to achieve? Wood can help customers through the deployment of leading-edge tools and solutions to improve business performance for the future.

This section of the seminar will cover a variety of subjects from operator training and operations monitoring through to managing plant maintenance in a robust and analytical manner.


Honeywell UOP ME-TECH 2019 Pre-Conference Seminar

26 February, 14:00 – 18:00

Achieve Sustainable Growth and Profitability through Innovation, Technology and Digitization

Today’s industry is going through one of the most transformative periods in its history, which will redefine the energy business as we know it. Rapid changes in product demand, feedstocks and pricing are creating an increasingly dynamic and unpredictable outlook.

This Seminar is a unique opportunity to hear UOP Experts share best practices and discuss key aspects of their most relevant process technologies and innovations to help you be more competitive, profitable and drive sustainable growth. Technical sessions will cover a range of topics designed to address your needs, including:

  • Performance-based services that make plants smarter, more responsive and more profitable
  • Complete end-to-end catalyst solutions to optimize unit performance
  • Solutions to maximize your return from every barrel
  • Latest developments in aromatics technology
  • R&D pipeline and innovation update
  • And much more!