Axens is pleased to announce the launch of SeLene™, a newly created family brand dedicated to selective hydrogenation.
Selective hydrogenation is an essential purification step for the production of the most critical building blocks of the petrochemical industry. These blocks include ethylene, propylene, butadiene and aromatics. Selective hydrogenation is also applied in several refinery processing schemes, and plays an increasingly important role in the widely adopted, fully integrated, refinery and petrochemical operation.
Axens proposes a broad catalyst portfolio to deliver optimal performance, specifically tailored for the selective hydrogenation needs of the customers thanks to over 50 years of powerful innovation aimed at improving the active phase impregnation, combined with state-of-the-art alumina carriers.
Additionally, Axens highly integrated offer provides the convenience of a one-stop shop for its valued customers including Licensing, Basic Engineering, Internals & Dedicated Equipment, adsorbents, Gradings, Unit Auditing, Consulting, Revamping and Digitalization revolving around the broad catalyst portfolio.
SeLene™ family combines over 20 industrially proven catalysts along with tailor-made services to provide dedicated solutions to meet customer needs. Moreover, SeLene™ also welcomes Axens latest catalysts with new performance features to help customers creating even more value along the whole olefins chain from the acetylene to the Pygas cut.
“The SeLene™ catalyst family is one of Axens’ first step to go hand in hand with customer in order to tackle the upcoming challenges related to the selective hydrogenation field. The SeLene™ catalyst family is focused on two main axes: innovative catalysts and dedicated services towards customer’s satisfaction.” says Marie-Clotilde Gouvenot, Global Market Manager at Axens.
Axens (www.axens.net) is a group providing a complete range of solutions for the conversion of oil and biomass to cleaner fuels, the production and purification of major petrochemical intermediates as well as all of natural gas' treatment and conversion options. The offer includes technologies, equipment, furnaces, modular units, catalysts, adsorbents and related services. Axens is ideally positioned to cover the entire value chain, from feasibility study to unit start-up and follow-up throughout the entire unit cycle life. This unique position ensures the highest level of performance with a reduced environmental footprint. Axens global offer is based on highly trained human resources, modern production facilities and an extended global network for industrial, technical supports & commercial services. Axens is an IFP Group company.