July 18 – 21, 2022
Golden, Colorado USA

The course will be taught on the campus of Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado USA.


Monday check-in will open at 7:30 AM (MDT). Classes run from 8:00 AM (MDT) until 5:00 PM (MDT) each day.  Classes end on Thursday at 12:00 noon(MDT).

Schedule subject to adjustment

7:30Check-in and late registration • Registration Desk (7:30 - 8:00)
8:00Overview of the gas industry and gas processing; Field operations and inlet receiving; Distillation fundamentals, fractionation trains.
8:00Acid Gas (hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide) removal, Scavengers, Sweetening and dehydration of condensate and natural gas liquids (NGL), Sulfur Recovery (Claus); Acid Gas Injection, Tail Gas Cleanup, Compression - centrifugal and reciprocating, Dehydration - TEG
8:00Dehydration - Molecular Sieve, NGL Extraction and recovery incl. cryogenic for NGL*, Heat Exchangers, Introduction to Thursday Workshop, Minor components.
* Hydrocarbon recovery, dewpoint control, expander- and cryo-plants.
8:00Overview of liquefied natural gas (LNG), Plant problem and workshop session.
12:00Course Adjourns