To aid all level of chemical engineers throughout the world to carry out chemical process engineering in a practical, efficient and simplified way.
To make the chemical engineering knowledge available at an affordable price.
Honesty, Fairness, Over Delivery, Reader Satisfaction
Author Mihir M. Patel based in Mumbai, India. He is a Chemical Engineer with a Master’s degree from University of North Dakota at Grand Forks. He has been practicing chemical engineering since 1987 in process and process safety engineering in the Chemical Process Industry. Additionally, he is a Project Management Professional (PMP®) from PMI, USA, which gives him a unique overall project perspective in addition to process & safety perspective. He is also a TUV SUD certified Functional Safety Professional.
He has worked all around the globe in many countries like India, United States, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Germany, UK, France and many more in small as well as mega greenfield and brownfield projects. He has worked on projects such as oil & gas, petrochemicals, polymerization as well as chemical plants. With continuous as well as batch processes.
He has worked as industry expert with companies such as Shaw group (now Technip), Qatar Kentz (now SNC Lavalin), IBI Chematur, Worley Parsons, Larsen & Toubro, Uhde India (now Thyssen Krupp), Pidilite Industries Ltd, SABIC in design as well as in operations field.
It started in July 2015 when he was in Qatar, Doha working in a consultancy. He believes it is a grace of God, his good fortune and inspiration that gave him strength to write this comprehensive book. His wife encouraged and supported him in all the way. It took him nearly 2.5 years to perfect this handbook and launched in the beginning of 2018. which is a composite compilation of all the key aspects of chemical engineering. Within less than 2 years, it has become popular globally, with readers being immensely benefited by it.