Patent Number: 6,169,054

Title: Oil soluble coking additive, and method for making and using same

Abstract: A method for making an oil soluble coking process additive, includes the steps of: providing mixture of a metal salt in water wherein the metal salt contains a metal selected from the group consisting of alkali metals, alkaline earth metals and mixtures thereof; providing a heavy hydrocarbon; forming an emulsion of the mixture and the heavy hydrocarbon; heating the emulsion so as to react the metal salt with components of the heavy hydrocarbon so as to provide a treated hydrocarbon containing oil soluble organometallic compound, wherein the organometallic compound includes the metal and is stable at a temperature of at least about 300.degree. C. The oil soluble additive and a process using same are also disclosed.

Inventors: Pereira; Pedro (San Antonio de los Altos, VE), Guitian; Jose (Edo. Miranda, VE), Cordova; Jose (Caracas, VE), Salazar; Ramon (Los Teques, VE), Pimentel; Monsaris (Los Teques, VE), Dupatrocinio; Alice (Caracas, VE)

Assignee: Intevep, S.A.

International Classification: C10G 49/12 (20060101); C10G 9/00 (20060101); C10G 49/00 (20060101); C10G 11/02 (20060101); C10B 57/06 (20060101); C10B 57/00 (20060101); C10G 11/00 (20060101); B01F 003/08 (); B01J 031/04 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018