A firm of consulting engineers with specialized
knowledge of the Forest Products and Pine Chemicals Industry.
WE CAN DO FOR YOU:
We can provide technology, process know-how,
complete plant design and equipment procurement for the following:
- Turpentine Recovery,
CST, in cooperation with Reynolds Recovery Systems (RRS)
- Tall Oil Soap Recovery
- Gum Turpentine
- Wood Turpentine
- Tall Oil Acidulation
- Tall Oil Fractionation
- Tall Oil Rosin
- Tall Oil Fatty Acids
- Gum Rosin Processing
- Wood Rosin Processing
- Pulp Mill
Environmental, TRS reduction and control
- Pulp Bleaching
A complete consulting engineering company
serving the forest products, pulp & paper and pine chemicals (naval
stores) industries. We are in Florida which is the traditional center of the
U.S. Naval Stores Industry.
"Wood Chemicals, A FloridaIndustry",
by F. L. Prado, presented to the joint Floridasections
of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Clearwater, Florida,
Oil AcidulationPlant",byF.L.Prado, presented to the Pulp Chemicals
Association, Savannah, Georgia, March 1982
"Selecting Materials of Construction in a Tall Oil Acidulation
Plant", by F.L.Prado, presented to the
9th. International Naval Stores Meeting, Washington D.C., October 1982
"Tall Oil Acidulation Processes", by F.L.Prado,
presented to the American Oil Chemists Society, annual meeting,
Chicago, May 1983 "TallOil Acidulation: A
Review of Technology", by F. L. Prado, presented tothePulpChemicalsAssociation,Third Special Recovery
Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, January 1984
"Pilot Plants: Uses and Applications", by John Drew P.E., Dr. F. G.
Prado and F.L.Prado P.E., presented to the
joint Florida sections of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers,
Clearwater, Florida, May 1988
Developments" by John Drew P.E. and F. L. PradoP.E., presented to a
joint session of TAPPI (Alkaline Pulping Committee) and Pulp Chemicals
Association, Jacksonville, May 1990.
"SolidWasteRecyclinginFlorida"by Dr. F.
G. Prado and F. L. Prado,presented
to the annual meeting of the AIChE Florida sections in Clearwater,
Florida, May 1991.
"Preparation of Preliminary Capital Cost Estimates" by F. L. Prado,
presented to the annual meeting of the American Institute of Chemical
Engineers, Clearwater, Florida, May 1993.
"Air emissions aspects, tall oil plants", by F. L. Prado, presented
to the annual meeting of the American Oil Chemists Society, Atlanta, May
"Use of FRP fabrication for corrosion resistance in vessels storing and handling sulfuric and hydrochloric acid solutions",
presented by F. L. Prado to the annual meeting of the American
Composites Manufacturers Association, Houston, Texas, May 2012
Copies of these papers are
available upon request.