• Consulting Talent

    Consulting Talent

    PSRI has over 300 years of cumulative experience in particle technology with the best experts in the world.

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  • Fines (dp

    Fines (dp<44 microns)

    PSRI understands how fines move through a fluidized bed and the gas it drags with it. Fines management can be critical in optimizing reactor productivity and standpipe pressure build.
  • Gas Distribution

    Gas Distribution

    It’s more than a good grid design. Bed hydrodynamics and particle properties have to be a consideration to mitigate gas bypassing.
  • Managing Backmixing

    Managing Backmixing

    For some chemistries, backmixing can be detrimental to product quality. PSRI knows how to manage and design around backmixing issues
  • Knowing Entrainment

    Knowing Entrainment

    PSRI understands how particles cluster and how that clustering can affect your cyclone performance.
  • Multiphase Injects

    Multiphase Injects

    PSRI knows how and where to inject gas, liquid and, solids into your fluidized bed.
  • Stripper Performance

    Stripper Performance

    PSRI has study the path to flooding in commercial sized strippers and how to mitigate such flooding.
  • Cyclone Reliability

    Cyclone Reliability

    Experimental and math modeling research at PSRI has shown how the vortex stabilizer in the cone region of a cyclone can significantly reduce cone erosion. Other merits were found as well.
  • TAC Annual Meeting

    TAC Annual Meeting

    We invite all employees of PSRI Member Companies to our Annual Technical Advisory Committee Meeting. This year the meeting will be held in Chicago, Illinois, USA at the W Lakeshore Chicago Hotel. This is the 54th meeting of the TAC meeting. We look forward to seeing you in June. Read More
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PSRI has over 160 years of experience and over 225 reviewed publications in fluidization and particle technology.

PSRI works with hundreds of clients from all over the world in such industries as petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, power and energy, mining, food processing, and semiconductors. Chances are we have already seen your problem and know how to drive your success.

We don’t stop at solution space. We believe that training is an important part of maintaining success. Thus, PSRI offers intensive fluidization seminars all over the world, provides design manuals, procedures, methods, and webinars. PSRI believes that giving someone a fish is not as good as teaching someone how to fish.
PSRI has state of the art facilities to do research on an industrial scale. As a result, PSRI’s research is relevant to your problems and your bottom line. That is because wall effects matter, pressure effects matter, and temperature effects matter. With PSRI’s research, the data is relevant and applicable.
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Meet the Consultants - Mr. C.J. Fa Meet the Consultants - Mr. C.J. Farley

Mr. C.J. Farley has over 30 years of experience in FCC technology working with refiners, design groups, and catalyst providers.  He has extensive troubleshooting experience and skill.  He has assisted more than 200 FCC units in troubleshooting, optimization, and design issues.

Mr. Farley brings PSRI world-class technical expertise and skills in:

  • FCC unit operations, reliability, and extensive troubleshooting,
  • Catalyst selection and optimization,
  • Distributor operation, design and troubleshooting,
  • Standpipe and catalyst circulation, and
  • Cyclones, diplegs, and dipleg terminations

C.J. will cover recent industry reliability events and discuss items to track to ensure FCC operational excellence.



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