Abstract

The invention is directed to a process for the production of hydrocarbon products from a methane comprising feedstock comprising of the steps of: preparing a feed syngas comprising hydrogen and carbon monoxide having a hydrogen/carbon monoxide molar feed ratio in a syngas manufacturing process and using the feed syngas in a Fischer-Tropsch process using one or more …

Legal parties

Party
Inventors (applicants): Martin John Fernie, Maarten Bracht
Assignees (initial): Shell Oil Company (Houston, US)

The application was examined by Jafar Parsa (USPTO dept. 1671)

Claims

  • 1. A process for the production of hydrocarbon products from a methane comprising feedstock comprising …
  • 2. A process according to claim 1 , wherein the heat exchange reforming (HER) process …
  • 3. A process according to claim 1 , wherein the heat exchange reforming (HER) process …

International priority data

EP: 09158483 / Apr. 22, 2009 (regional)

Cited documents

Patents

  • Lattner et al. US 2007/0004809 A1 / 518/700, Jan. 1, 2007
  • EP 1219566, Jul. 1, 2002
  • Mohedas et al. US 2004/0181313 A1 / 700/268, Sep. 1, 2004
  • EP 1106570, Jun. 1, 2001
  • EP 1403216, Mar. 1, 2004
  • WO WO2004041716, May. 1, 2004

Description

Priority Claim

The present application claims priority from PCT/EP2010/055200, filed 20 Apr. 2010, which claims priority from European Application 09158483.9, filed 22 Apr. …

Detailed Description

Applicants found that by using the process of the present invention the optimal molar feed ratio can be achieved in a more carbon efficient manner than when only a POX process …

Example According This Invention

The following example has been modelled using PRO/II software as obtained from Invensys Process Systems, Plano, Houston (USA). 50% of the syngas entry stream system into the syngas conversion reactor …

More details about Production of a Synthesis Gas Blend and Use in a Fischer-Tropsch Process

Miscellaneous patent data

The exemplary claims include number 1, the patent was granted on Jun. 24, 2014, the term of the patent was extended by 371 days, particularly claims a process for the production of hydrocarbon products from a methane comprising…, the examination was conducted by Jafar Parsa (primary examiner, 1671 USPTO department), the published inventor's name is Martin John Fernie, the invention is named Production of a Synthesis Gas Blend and Use in a Fischer-Tropsch Process, numbered 13/265,362 (application), located in Houston (US), the assignee company is Shell Oil Company, the grant number is 08759406 (publication number), claims 1-10 comprise the invention scope, the applicant's last name is Fernie, and his first name is Martin John, originally classified under Plural Zones Each Having a Fischer-Tropsch Reaction, the application publication date is Apr. 20, 2010, developed by Maarten Bracht et al., similar classification categories are Group Ib Metal Containing Catalyst Utilized for the Fischer-Tropsch Reaction, Thiourea, acyclic, Including Regeneration of Catalyst, Pretreatment of the catalyst, Preliminary Reaction to Form Hydrogen or a Carbon Oxide, to hydrogen atoms or to carbon atoms of a saturated carbon skeleton, Compounds containing sulfur atoms only bound to two nitrogen atoms, containing singly-bound oxygen atoms bound to the carbon skeleton, The catalyst contains a metal in addition to the iron, or another material utilized contains a metal other than iron, the assignee is categorized as a United States company.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Processes involving the simultaneous production of more than one class of oxygen-containing compounds, Liquid Phase Fischer-Tropsch Reaction, With Preliminary Reaction to Form Hydrogen or a Carbon Oxide, Treatment of Feed or Recycle Stream, Plural Zones Each Having a Fischer-Tropsch Reaction, Water utilized in the preliminary reaction, Gaseous oxygen utilized in the preliminary reaction. The designated search classifications include With Preliminary Reaction to Form Hydrogen or a Carbon Oxide, Water utilized in the preliminary reaction, Gaseous oxygen utilized in the preliminary reaction, Treatment of Feed or Recycle Stream, Plural Zones Each Having a Fischer-Tropsch Reaction, Liquid Phase Fischer-Tropsch Reaction.

Patent details
Publication number 08759406
Publication date Jun. 24, 2014
Kind code B2
Application number 13/265,362
Application date Apr. 20, 2010
Application type U
Application series code 13
Int. pub. country WO
Int. pub. number WO2010/122025
Int. publication Oct. 28, 2010
Int. filing country WO
Int. filing PCT/EP2010/055200
Filed internationally Apr. 20, 2010
National stage date Nov. 29, 2011
Extension term 371
National classification 518/706
Total number of claims 10
Exemplary claims 1
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