Blending and Product Quality - TRB 

CPE Credits Awarded:
Categories: Oil Industry

Date Register by Date Duration Venue Price Register
Open date TRB - Not scheduled. Please enquire.

Gold Course This Course is designed to provide delegates with an understanding of petroleum product blending. Through a combination of presentations and case studies, delegates will learn the principles of product blending, applying both linear and non linear blending techniques. Delegates will learn to assess the commercial aspects of blending, valuing feedstock and appreciating the operational costs involved in blending operations. Delegates will learn the significance and determination of product quality specifications.

What You Will Learn

  • Principles of linear & non linear blending
  • Commonly used non linear blending algorithms
  • Blending practice, logistics and costs
  • Use of blending additives
  • Feedstock valuation
  • Finished product specifications, their significance and test methods
  • Accuracy of test methods, repeatability and reproducibility
  • The role of the independent inspector


Do you have a question or enquiry regarding this course?

Please contact your local sales team:

Asia Pacific Europe, Middle East, Africa, Central & South America North America

  • Personnel within the refining sector who have direct involvement in the technical, operational and economic aspects of the refinery operation (e.g. planners, and blenders)
  • Personnel within the supply trading sector who have a direct involvement in refinery operations
  • Personnel within trading companies actively involved in product blending operations

A combination presentations & exercises, the course contents include:


  • Blending Operations - logistics and economics
  • Principles and techniques of blending
  • Non linear blending algorithms
  • Process stream selection for finished products
  • Use of additives
  • Feedstock evaluation


  • The role of the inspector
  • Test method
  • Description
  • Accuracy, repeatability and reproducibility

Products - The significance of product specifications to the refiner, shipper and end user covering

  • Gasoline
  • Diesel Gasoil, Heating oil
  • Jet kerosene, DPK
  • Residual fuel oil


Course Director


If you have attended a past course please provide us with some feedback.

UK: (+44) 1865 250521   |   Singapore: (+65) 6837 8030   |   USA: (+1) 713 343 1699


Email us at

logos logos bac2 logos logosfacebooklinkedintwitter
   The Oxford Princeton Programme, Inc. is not affiliated with Princeton University, Oxford University, or Oxford University Press.