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Call for Papers

Deadline: 30 April 2018

For over 30 years, Sulphur has been the industry's leading technical event where the global sulphur community meets to learn about new technical and process developments. share operational experience and discuss best practice.

By submitting an abstract you will have the opportunity to contribute peer-to-peer industry learning, demonstrate though leadership, and the showcase the latest technical and process developments to improve production efficiency.

For more information and details of the selection criteria please email Amanda Whicher

Subject Areas Include:

  • Desulphurization of fossil fuels
    • H2S and mercaptan removal from concentrated and dilute sources, including: Sour natural gas; LPG; Refinery off-gases; Gasification gases
  • Desulphurization of crude oil before or during refining
  • Sulphur extraction in coal processing
  • Sulphur recovery and operations
    • Conversion of H2S to elemental sulphur
    • Better SRU control
    • Claus tail gas treating
    • Degassing of molten sulphur
    • Low tonnage sulphur recovery
    • Catalyst developments
  • Logistics, handling & forming
    • Sulphur forming processes
    • Sulphur handling (liquid & solid)
    • Storage of elemental sulphur, including environmentally-sound long-term
    • stockpiling
    • Acid gas re-injection
    • Overland transport and marine shipping of sulphur & acid
  • Sulphuric acid
    • Retrofitting and revamps to increase capacity
    • Improving reliability and production economics
  • Technological innovation
    • Operating advances
    • Intelligent maintenance
    • Catalyst developments
    • Materials of construction
    • Enhanced energy recovery and integrated power production
    • Environmental control
    • Health and safety
    • Metallurgical acid

Papers Should Demonstrate:

  • Process and efficiency improvements
  • Advances in environmental efficiency and strategies for compliance
  • Equipment improvements and optimisations
  • Operational problems and solutions
  • Best practice health and safety initiatives
  • Application of improved technology or catalysts
  • Restoration, revamping or maintenance
  • Technology developments that offer advantages in plant operations or improve environmental or health and safety regulation compliance

For any questions regarding submitting an abstract please contact:

Amanda Whicher.
+44 (0)20 7903 2448