Overview of Mercury Management in Oil and Gas Industry

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Dr Lavania Baloo

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Technical Professional Course

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Introduction

This course covers on mercury management in oil and gas industry. Mercury is a very hazardous substance to environment and human health. Therefore, mercury management one of the fields in oil and gas industry that need attention.   This course discusses in-depth on the proper mercury management, from the fundamental aspects, state-of the-art technologies for mercury removal, consist of cradle to grave management approach. In addition, this course also enlighten the participants with the ability to familiarize with various mercury sampling and measuring techniques for removal processes.

Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able:
  1. Understand the impact of mercury to the O & G industry and human health.
  2. Understand techniques of sampling mercury in various mediums and associated pretreatment of the samples
  3. Understand the measurement techniques for mercury removal.
  4. Evaluate different types of MRU for different streams.
   

Trainers

The Mercury Research Team comprise of researchers, engineers and chemist with strong focus in the field of mercury management. The group was established back in 1996 to cater for mercury analytical services which now has expanded to the areas of mercury measurement, mercury removal, waste management, mapping and training. The cumulative experience and knowledge acquired by the team included areas of research, services and consultancy related to the Oil & Gas Industry. Innovation and a keen eye to problem solving has always been the driver of the group and has been further catalyzed by strategic collaboration with best-in-class research institutions resulting in global recognition. With several national and international awards in hand, the group continues to provide support and solutions in the focus areas of mercury removal and measurement. Rooted in the core of the group is a coherent goal to share the experience obtained throughout the years in the area of mercury management. The UTP Team comprise of academics from different environmental related background with strong focus in the field of mercury management. They have come together to educate professionals on mercury measurement, mercury removal, waste management, mapping and training. Nevertheless, throughout the years, they have been involved in research and consultancies related to wastewater treatment, biological as well as physical chemical. Established in the center of the team is an intelligent objective to share the experience acquired during the period in the sector of mercury management.  

Course Contents

This two-day course will cover the following aspects (case studies may be included in some topics):
  1. Introduction to Mercury
  2. Mercury in the Oil & Gas Industry
  3. Mercury Health, Safety and Environment
  4. Mercury Sampling in Various Mediums
  5. Mercury Measurement/Analysis
  6. Mercury Removal Technology
  7. Mercury Waste Management
 

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Introduction This course covers on mercury management in oil and gas industry. Mercury is a very hazardous substance to environment and human health. Therefore, mercury management one of the fields in oil and gas industry that need attention.   This […]

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