Refinery

Refinery

Key concerns of the refinery industry are quality control of products and processes, product certification, and performance analysis. PAC addresses these with analyzers that help gasoline reformulators ensure compliance with regulations.

Products
CPA-T30 Mini Cloud Point
CPA-T30 Mini Cloud Point
Convenience, ease-of-use, and quick, precise test results – all in a small, portable package that makes it the most affordable cloud point analyzer available.
WAT-70Xi: Wax Appearance Temperature
WAT-70Xi: Wax Appearance Temperature
Also known as cloud point, wax appearance temperature is the temperature at which a crude oil sample first precipitates solid wax as it is being cooled under prescribed test conditions.
70Xi: Cloud, Pour & Freeze Point
70Xi: Cloud, Pour & Freeze Point
The PSA-70Xi Cloud, Pour and Freeze Point is the world’s only analyzer that performs pour, cloud and freeze point in one unit. Combining functions saves money and valuable bench space in the lab, while optimizing workflow.
JFA-70Xi: Freeze, Viscosity & Density
JFA-70Xi: Freeze, Viscosity & Density
Phase Technology’s new JFA-70Xi jet fuel analyzer is the world’s first and only instrument that performs three crucial tests in one unit—freeze point, viscosity and density.
DFA-70Xi: Diesel Cloud, Pour, Viscosity & Density
DFA-70Xi: Diesel Cloud, Pour, Viscosity & Density
Phase Technology’s new DFA-70Xi analyzer is the world’s first and only instrument that performs four important diesel fuel tests in one single unit—cloud point, pour point, viscosity and density.
MFA: Marine Fuel Viscosity, Density & Cold Properties
MFA: Marine Fuel Viscosity, Density & Cold Properties
Phase Technology’s new MFA-70Xi analyzer measures cloud point, pour point, viscosity and density of light marine distillate fuels like DMX, DMA, DMZ, and DMB.
QuickSpec
QuickSpec
PetroSpecs portable QuickSpec analyzer delivers simple, fast, and accurate analysis of ethanol and water in gasoline blends throughout the fuel blending process.
DT-100 Dye Tester
DT-100 Dye Tester
The PetroSpec DT-100 Dye Tester is an affordable and fast portable analyzer that is ideal for the simultaneous quantification of dye and color concentrations in diesel fuels and heating oils.
ACCURA: Sampling Device
ACCURA: Sampling Device
The ACCURA sampling device is designed for fully automated analysis of gaseous and pressurized liquid hydrocarbon streams for MultiTek and Gas Chromatography applications.
OptiReader: Heater Tube Scanner
OptiReader: Heater Tube Scanner
Ellipsometric jet fuel thermal oxidation heater tube scanner. Our new OptiReader provides pass/fail results with a full 2D and 3D thickness map defining maximum deposit thickness and volume.
OptiFuel: FTIR Fuel Analyzer
OptiFuel: FTIR Fuel Analyzer
OptiFuel combines the best of our GS PPA, TD PPA and QuickSpec capabilities into one analyzer and adds the latest FTIR technology into the most robust fuel analyzer in the market.
HGT 915 & 917: Gum Test
HGT 915 & 917: Gum Test
Measure evaporation residue in aviation fuels, motor gasolines, and other volatile distillates in accordance with ASTM D 381, ISO 6246, EN 5 and IP 131 test methods.
HRB 754 Ring & Ball
HRB 754 Ring & Ball
The HRB 754 Ring & Ball Tester automatically determines the softening point of bitumen, tar, pitch, tall oil rosins, and polymeric resins via standard ring and ball test methods.
HDV 632: Vacuum Distillation
HDV 632: Vacuum Distillation
The HDV 632 is a fully automated Vacuum Distillation Analyzer, which offers highest flexibility for the user.
HVM 472: Multirange Viscometer
HVM 472: Multirange Viscometer
The Herzog Multi-Range Viscometer HVM 472 determines direct kinematic viscosity of transparent and opaque liquids fully automated.
HVU Ubbelohde Viscometers
HVU Ubbelohde Viscometers
Herzog’s automated Ubbelohde viscometers offer stability, ease of use, repeatability, and high sample throughput.
HVP 972: Vapor Pressure
HVP 972: Vapor Pressure
Herzog’s HVP 972 is the modern analytical instrument designed for accurate determination of vapor pressure of both automotive and aviation gasoline, turbine fuels, other light distillate petroleum products, hydrocarbon solvents and chemical compounds.
OptiDist: Atmospheric Distillation
OptiDist: Atmospheric Distillation
OptiDist is the benchmark in atmospheric distillation testing offering the highest level of precision.
OptiFlash Small Scale
OptiFlash Small Scale
Safe and accurate flash point determination for low volume samples. The new Small Scale Flash Point Analyzer completes PACs Herzog OptiFlash family.
OptiFlash Cleveland Open Cup
OptiFlash Cleveland Open Cup
Optiflash Cleveland Open Cup accurately detects flash point up to 400°C for petroleum products, lube oil, gear oil, food & beverages, chemicals, and fluxed bitumen.
OptiFlash Tag & Abel
OptiFlash Tag & Abel
OptiFlash Tag & Abel is the new benchmark in flash point analysis, fully designed to meet today’s expectations on user convenience, quality and safety compliance.
OptiFlash - Pensky Martens
OptiFlash - Pensky Martens
The Herzog OptiFlash Pensky Martens determines the flash point of petroleum products, biodiesels, solvents, fluxed bitumen, food, and beverages up to 400°C.
CID 510 - Cetane Ignition Delay
CID 510 - Cetane Ignition Delay
Herzog by PAC pioneered the Cetane Ignition Delay 510 instrument, a unique technology that is proven to provide the best precision in the market for determining the Derived Cetane Number of all types of diesel fuel, biodiesel, FAME, HVO, BTL, and GTL.
Viscosity Sensors
Viscosity Sensors
The high pressure viscosity sensors 440 and 443 are used in various applications including PVT oil research, EOR, core analysis, and supercritical fluid research.
ViscoLab PVT
ViscoLab PVT
For oil, gas, and supercritical fluids, the ViscoLab PVT delivers accurate, fast, and reliable viscosity measurements.
ViscoLab 3000
ViscoLab 3000
The ViscoLab 3000 laboratory viscometer is the ideal choice for measurement when viscosity testing requires the sample material to be tested at specific temperatures.
ViscoLab 4000
ViscoLab 4000
The ViscoLab 4000 is a small sample viscometer which supports up to 12 different 20:1 viscosity ranges; up to 10,000 cP with several output options.
MultiTek
MultiTek
Antek’s MultiTek is the leading instrument on the market that combines testing for sulfur, nitrogen, and halides all in one.
ElemeNtS: Total Elemental Combustion Analyzer
ElemeNtS: Total Elemental Combustion Analyzer
Simultaneous Analysis of Total Sulfur and Total Nitrogen in One Single Run!
VTR
VTR
PAC’s Alcor VTR-100 (Visual Tube Rater) is used to manually rate heater tube deposits formed during a jet fuel thermal oxidation test.
MCRT160: Micro Carbon Residue Tester
MCRT160: Micro Carbon Residue Tester
Alcor’s MCRT-160 provides safe measurements of petroleum products with a tendency to thermally degrade and form coke under high temperature pyrolyzing conditions.
DTOT: Diesel Thermal Oxidation Tester
DTOT: Diesel Thermal Oxidation Tester
PAC has decades of experience with jet fuel stability and thermal fouling in refineries and pipelines.
Intelligent Heater Tube
Intelligent Heater Tube
The Alcor Intelligent Heater Tube™ (IHT) ensures traceable, accurate, and secure jet fuel thermal oxidation testing.
OptiReader: Heater Tube Scanner
OptiReader: Heater Tube Scanner
Our new OptiReader provides pass/fail results with a full 2D and 3D thickness map defining maximum deposit thickness and volume.
JFTOT IV: Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tester
JFTOT IV: Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tester
Alcor’s JFTOT IV is the globally recognized standard jet fuel thermal oxidation tester, with a worldwide installed base over 1000 instruments of various generations of JFTOT instruments and over 40 years of experience in the industry.
PIONA Prefac
PIONA Prefac
Hydrocarbon group type analysis.
MDA IP391, EN12916, D6591 - Aromaticity
MDA IP391, EN12916, D6591 - Aromaticity
To assist refiners in determining the aromatic content of diesel fuels, AC Analytical Controls developed a fast, robust and easy-to-use system.
D5501 - Ethanol Content of Denatured Ethanol
D5501 - Ethanol Content of Denatured Ethanol
The AC Analytical Controls by PAC D5501 Ethanol Content of Denatured Fuel Ethanol application ensures complete compliance with ASMT D5501.
AC 8634 - Boiling Point Distribution
AC 8634 - Boiling Point Distribution
To assist refiners in determining D86 boiling range data AC Analytical Controls developed the AC 8634 application.
AC 8612 - Boiling Point Distribution
AC 8612 - Boiling Point Distribution
The AC Analytical Controls® AC8612 application delivers ASTM D86 correlated data for naphtha and gasoline samples within ASTM D86 groups 0, 1, and 2 in 15 minutes.
OxyTracer - Traces Oxygenates
OxyTracer - Traces Oxygenates
AC Analytical Controls developed a series of Oxytracer Solutions to determines trace impurities of oxygenates in light petroleum streams such as C2 and C3 gases, LPG, Naphtha and Gasolines, in accordance with different methods.
Flow Modulated GC*GC
Flow Modulated GC*GC
The development of 2D gas chromatography introduced the possibility to provide detailed and reliable compositional information on refinery streams like f.i. jet fuel.
Extended Hydrocarbon Oil Index
Extended Hydrocarbon Oil Index
AC Analytical Controls® offers the Extended Hydrocarbon Oil Index analyzer to determine the content of dispersed mineral oil between n-C7 and n-C40 in water by means of gas chromatography.
Crude Oil Analyzer Brochure (A4)
Crude Oil Analyzer Brochure (A4)
The AC Analytical Controls® CNS SIMDIS for Crude Oil is the most advanced analyzer on the market to simultaneously determine the boiling range distribution of Carbon, Nitrogen, and Sulfur in crudes and final products.
Crude Oil Analyzer
Crude Oil Analyzer
The Crude Oil Analyzer combines the results of DHA Front End (FE) and High Temp (HT) SIMDIS analyses into one total true boiling point (TBP) report for the best performance in crude oil analysis.
Customized GC - Tailored Solutions
Customized GC - Tailored Solutions
The AC Analytical Controls® standard solutions cover a wide spectrum of petroleum, petrochemical, and natural gas analysis needs.
FAME in Avtur Analyzer
FAME in Avtur Analyzer
AC Analytical Controls® offers the FAME in AVTUR analyzer, specifically designed for routine analysis by refineries, distribution and pipeline companies, independent labs, airline companies, military, or any other organization required to measure FAME (biodiesel) in jet fuel.
BioDiesel All-in-One
BioDiesel All-in-One
In the last decade, there has been a worldwide growth in the interest for alternative fuels. Biodiesel Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAMEs) offer an alternative to fossil diesel fuel.
Detailed Hydrocarbon Analyzer (DHA)
Detailed Hydrocarbon Analyzer (DHA)
PAC’s AC Analytical Controls offers a full range of Detailed Hydrocarbon Analyzers (DHA) to determine individual hydrocarbon composition in light hydrocarbon streams, gasoline blending feedstocks and spark ignition engine fuels.
ASTM D2504 & D2504/D2505
ASTM D2504 & D2504/D2505
The ASTM D2504 analyzer is dedicated to the analysis of Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen, Carbon Monoxide, Carbon Dioxide and hydrocarbons in Ethylene and Propylene.
Hi-Speed RGA - Refinery Gas Component
Hi-Speed RGA - Refinery Gas Component
Refinery gas streams vary considerably in composition. Determining individual components of each gas stream is a challenge. An exact measure of stream components is essential in achieving optimum control and assuring product quality.
AC UOP 603-13 Gas Analyzer
AC UOP 603-13 Gas Analyzer
The AC UOP 603-13 Gas Analyzer is a specialized solution for determination of trace CO and CO2 in hydrogen and light gaseous hydrocarbons analysis according to UOP 603-13.
Fast RGA (1058) - Refinery Gas Components
Fast RGA (1058) - Refinery Gas Components
AC’s Fast Refinery Gas Analyzer by PAC Separates Inert Gases and C1-C5 Hydocarbons in 20 Minutes. AC Analytical Controls by PAC developed the Fast Refinery Gas Analyzer (RGA), a fast solution that determines the composition of refinery gases within twenty minutes.
D7011 Thiophene in Benzene
D7011 Thiophene in Benzene
The AC Analytical Controls Thiophene in Benzene application meets ASTM D7011 standards by determining trace thiophene in refined benzene by gas chromatography and sulfur selective detection.
Reformulyzer M4: Hydrocarbon Group Type Analysis
Reformulyzer M4: Hydrocarbon Group Type Analysis
The Reformulyzer M4 determines full group type analysis of gasoline and gasoline blend streams using multi-dimensional gas chromatography.
FTO D6296 - Fast Total Olefin Analysis
FTO D6296 - Fast Total Olefin Analysis
The FTO system analyzes streams with concentrations of 0.2%-35% olefins. This GC system determines C4 – C10 olefins in all finished motor gasolines, straight naphthas and FCC naphthas.
AC SIMDIS ANALYZER
AC SIMDIS ANALYZER
Intelligent capabilities built into the Agilent 8890 GC give you the freedom to work with your GC … not on it.
Sulfur Traces - D5504/D5623
Sulfur Traces - D5504/D5623
Applicated GC Gas Analysis, Sulfur Trace Analysis, Petrochemical Analysis.
NGA GPA 2286 - Natural Gas Components
NGA GPA 2286 - Natural Gas Components
AC Analytical Controls offers a solution to characterize the composition of natural gases according to GPA 2286 with results within 30 minutes.
SeNse - Sulfur Selective Detector
SeNse - Sulfur Selective Detector
SeNse is a new detector that has been developed by AC Analytical Controls (PAC) for Gas Chromatography applications aiming to determine Sulfur species in hydrocarbon type matrices.
NGA GPA 2261 - Natural Gas Components
NGA GPA 2261 - Natural Gas Components
AC Analytical Controls by PAC offers a solution to characterize the composition of natural gases according to GPA 2261 with results within 25 minutes.
VIDA ML: Density (Mobile)
VIDA ML: Density (Mobile)
The VIDA ML density meter is specifically designed for mobile laboratory applications providing accurate and repeatable density analysis for a wide range of liquids according to ASTM D4052.
TVB 445: Viscometer Bath
TVB 445: Viscometer Bath
The ISL Manual Viscometer Bath TVB 445 is designed to perform a variety of accurate temperature controls required for general laboratory use or as a constant temperature bath.
VIDA 40: Density
VIDA 40: Density
The VIDA Density Meter is a simple solution for measuring density in refining and petrochemical applications.
VH1 & VH2: Houillon Viscometers
VH1 & VH2: Houillon Viscometers
Using a “Houillon” capillary tube, ISL’s VH Series Viscometers automatically determine kinematic viscosity of lubricating oils, used oils, fuels, polymers, and similar materials over a wide viscosity range.
Noack: Evaporation Loss
Noack: Evaporation Loss
ISL’s safe, easy to use NCK2 5G Noack evaporation loss analyzer enables the most precise testing to meet increasing QS/QA requirements in full compliance with CEC, ASTM & IP methods.
OptiMPP: Mini Cloud & Pour Point
OptiMPP: Mini Cloud & Pour Point
Designed to provide highly accurate cloud and pour point temperatures of petroleum products during cooling, ISL’s automated Mini Cloud Pour Point Analyzer is compact, portable and delivers fast results.
OptiFPP: Cold Filter Plugging Point
OptiFPP: Cold Filter Plugging Point
The next generation Cold Filter Plugging Point analyzer combines a patented built-in cooling system and highly precise detection mechanism into an ultra-compact, easy to use instrument.
OptiFZP: Freeze Point
OptiFZP: Freeze Point
The next generation Freeze Point Analyzer offers proven technology used by labs worldwide.
OptiPMD: Micro-Distillation
OptiPMD: Micro-Distillation
OptiPMD is the second generation of a state-of-the-art solution for fast and reliable distillation analysis.
OptiCPP: Cloud & Pour Point
OptiCPP: Cloud & Pour Point
Combining a revolutionary patented built-in cooling system and highly precise detection mechanism.