About Your Instructor
Evan Hyde is the Director of Field Operations for Coking.com Inc. Formerly he
was president of Telaxe, a coker consulting firm. He previously was president of C2 Nano Technology where they researched surface treatments to combat
fouling and corrosion issues in cokers and other petrochemical process units. He was a Senior Engineering Advisor for Becht Engineering Co., Inc. New Jersey.
He has consulted on processing improvement and reliability initiatives for delayed coking clients around the world. He also participated in onsite peer assessments
of Coker Units at eight refineries which included improvements in maintenance work practices, process enhancements, and turnaround scope optimization. Prior to joining Becht,
Evan worked for ExxonMobil Research and Engineering, as a process engineer, with assignments in research, and troubleshooting for heavy oil upgrading equipment. He holds a B.S.
of Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.