With our broad range of technologies and experience, Shaw is well qualified to help customers modernize refineries and improve crude/product margins and refinery profitability in the following areas:

  • Refinery planning
  • Project management and cost control
  • FCC process (VGO or Resid)
  • Bottom-of-the barrel conversion
  • Environmental reviews
  • Safety/risk management (HAZOP)
  • Refinery instrument modernization

Shaw has experience executing projects (grassroots as well as expansions) including the following refinery-related processes:

  • Technology/planning/economic
  • Feasibility
  • Crude/vacuum distillation
  • Distillate and gas/oil hydrotreating
  • Hydrocracking
  • Resid catalytic cracking
  • Deep catalytic cracking (DCC)
  • Saturated and unsaturated gas plants
  • Alkylation
  • Delayed coking
  • Isomerization
  • Catalytic reforming
  • Sour water stripping
  • Hydrogen plants and PSA units
  • Amine and sulfur systems
  • Energy conservation
  • Steam generation/utilities
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Offsites; flare systems
  • Reinstrumentation and control room
  • Modification
  • Risk management


  • Fluid catalytic cracking (residue or distillate)
  • Heavy gas oil and DAO
  • Hydroprocessing
  • Naphtha and diesel hydrotreating
  • Light ends recovery (Advanced Recovery System)
  • High-lift vacuum distillation (max distillate production)
  • Deep catalytic cracking families (DCC, MIO, MGG and ARGG) for propylene/butylenes production (gasoline reformulation or petrochemicals)

For more information, contact us at [email protected].

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