PSRI Consulting

PSRI has over 160 years of experience and over 225 reviewed publications in fluidization and particle technology

Mr. C. J. Farley has 28 years of FCC experience.  He has worked for operating companies, FCC design groups, FCC catalyst providers, and has been an independent consultant.  He has extensive troubleshooting experience and skill.  He has assisted more than 200 FCC units in troubleshooting, optimization, and design issues.  He has conducted more than 20 FCC training courses over the last 10 years and participated in numerous industry panels.  He has been on numerous industry panels as well as serving on several industry committees.


Marathon Oil Company – 1990-1997

Kellogg Brown & Root – 1997- 2001

BASF – 2001- 2007

Independent consultant – 2008 to present


  • Purdue University - BS in Chemical Engineering, 1990


  • Microsoft applications (Excel, etc.)
  • Multiple FCC models
  • Minitab



  • AFPM 06-11 FCC Benchmarking
  • CAT-08-105 FCC Health Check
  • AFPM 07-19 Controlling FCC Particulate Emissions
  • NPRA 04-16 Advanced Resid FCC Technology Demonstrated in MAPLLC’s Catlettsburg RCC Unit
  • NPRA 05-60 Meeting Gasoline Sulfur Requirements and Optimizing Unit Profitability

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