AMT and BayernOil achieve €4.2 million p.a. in benefits to Neustadt Hydrocracker Unit

Using AspenTech’s DMCplus and GCC inferential calculations, a middle distillate hydrocracker unit has been optimized. With a utilization factor of 95%, this project provided a consistent benefit of €4.2 million per year, giving a project payback period of less than 6 months! The project was presented at the Hydrogen Processing International Refining and Petrochemicals Conference in 2016.