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Continuous Reaction Technology

Salient Features

  • State-of-art and heavily configured
  • Static and dynamic mixing elements in all reactors
  • In-house design and engineering
  • Interconnectivity in all equipments for a truly continuous process
  • Controlled and monitored on a DCS automation platform
  • SS skid based and completely modular engineering


  • R&D (quick screening)
  • Pilot plant
  • Manufacturing (1000’s MT per year)


  • Ambient to 20 bar

Temperature, °C

  • -80 ℃ to 300 ℃

Material of Construction

  • SS316
  • Hastealloy-C
  • Graphite
  • PTFE
  • Glass

Continuous Reaction Regimes

  • Gas-gas
  • Gas-liquid
  • Liquid-liquid
  • Liquid-solid
  • Solid-solid
  • Gas-liquid-solid

Continuous Reaction Technology

  • Continuous stirred tank reactors (CSTRs)
  • Meso-scale plug flow reactors
  • Plug flow reactors (tubular reactors)
  • Scraped tubular reactors
  • Reaction mixing pumps
  • Oscillating tubular reactors
  • Fixed bed reactors
  • Shell / tube heat exchangers as reactors

Continuous Downstream Technology

  • Continuous liquid liquid extractors (LLEs, co-current and counter-current)
  • Continuous phase separators
  • Continuous crystallizers
  • Continuous distillation (conventional, thin film, short path)
See Also
Exothermic Chemistries Chemistry Competencies
Grignards and Organolithiations Chemistry Competencies
Hydrogenation Chemistry Competencies
Tandem Grignard / Ethylene Oxide Chemistry Competencies
Ethylene Oxide Chemistry Chemistry Competencies
Heterogeneous Catalysis Chemistry Competencies
Fixed Bed Reaction Technology Technology Competencies
High Vacuum Distillation Technology Technology Competencies
High Pressure Reaction Technology Technology Competencies
DCS Process Automation Technology Technology Competencies