Our 5-year diesel catalyst testing program is complete!
40 pilot plant tests
- 600 stream days of testing
- 25 different catalysts from all vendors
- 1 standard test protocol
- 5 years of catalyst market research
- 25 paying clients
Frequently Asked Questions and client feedback
Who are your clients?
What is the cost?
$75,000/year for refiners with corporate capacity under 1 million barrels per day
$100,000/year for anyone else
What is your client feedback?
"You helped us see things in a whole new light"
"This is great work that really helped us choose the right catalyst for our unit"
"Your work has always been done with deep knowledge, keen insight, and highest integrity"
"You got us focused on a strategy that really works"
"This is powerful information not available anywhere else"
"We need more scientific information like your amazing efforts"
How do your clients use your reports?
To identify the best catalysts for commercial units and buy them at industry low prices
To benchmark catalysts against the best in the industry
To understand the inner workings of the catalyst business
What is your testing schedule?
We do two pilot plant runs per year, four catalysts per run
One pilot plant run is in the summer and one is in the winter
- Our database of catalyst performance data continues to grow each year
Can I use data from your standardized test to select catalyst for my unit?
How do you decide which catalysts to test?
We test the catalysts our clients want tested
Every new client has the option to select catalysts to include in the next year's program
Our database includes catalysts from all major vendors
Which catalysts have you tested?
Where do you get your test samples?
We approach suppliers annually requesting test samples
Some suppliers refuse to supply samples because of our requirement for transparency of test results
We also test field samples which are taken from commercial batches that are owned by our clients
What is included in your test reports?
Where is your pilot plant testing done?
All our testing is done by C Solutions in Thessaloniki, Greece
Why do you emphasize "taking the mystery out of catalyst selection"?
There are 200+ products which is very confusing to customers.
There is a tendency to make catalyst selection too complex.
A simpler approach works well and helps you take charge of your catalyst selection.
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