Gasoline & Diesel

  • 2-3 days training session (9am-5pm)
  • Learn how to calculate blend profitability.
  • Select the right components and estimate the blend components prices.
  • Understand the complicated RIN’s world and how to save money.
  • Learn how to use the Brand New Developed Blend Optimizer.
  • Sulfur, Benzene credits, and more.........

Main topics offered in the course:

  • Introduction to Blending
  • Gasoline Specifications, Components & Additives
  • Gasoline Blending
  • Gasoline Blend property liner / non linear calculations
  • Blending Components: properties and pricing
  • EPA Regulation
  • Blending Analysis: Which Components to buy
  • Introduction to Gasoline Blend Optimization
  • RAI Gasoline Blend Optimizer 
  • Blending property calculations
  • Blending Economics
  • Blend Control
  • Quality Assurance
  • Despute resolutions
  • Clean Fuels and Environmental
  • Advantages of In-line Blending of Fuels
  • Lab and On-line Tests
  • Ethanol Blending
  • Introduction to RIN's
  • Diesel Blending
  • Diesel Blending Optimization
  • Diesel Blend Properties: Linear vs non-linear
  • Biodiesel and Renewable Diesel

Past Partecipating Companies:

  • Baker Hughes
  • BP Singapore
  • Chevron USA Inc
  • Cargil International Trading Pte Ltd
  • China Aviation Oil (S) Pte Ltd
  • Concord Energy Pte Ltd
  • Cosmo Oil International
  • CPC Corporation
  • Emirates General Petroleum (Emarat)
  • ENOC
  • ExxonMobil
  • Gunvor Group
  • Hyundai Oil Singapore Pte Ltd
  • JX Nippon Oil & Energy
  • Kuwait Petroleum Corporation
  • Kuwait National Petroleum Company
  • Lukoil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  • Mabanaft Pte Ltd
  • MENA Energy DMCC
  • Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Oiltanking Odfjell Terminals & CO. LLC
  • Oman Trading International Ltd
  • Pertamina Energy Services
  • PetroChina International (S) Pte Ltd
  • Petron Corporation
  • Phillips66 International Trading Pte Ltd
  • PTT International Trading Pte Ltd
  • Qaiwan Global Energy
  • Qatar Petroleum
  • Qatar Shell
  • Reliance Industries Ltd
  • Samsung Total
  • Sasol Oil
  • Saudi Aramaco
  • Shell Internation Trading
  • Singapore Petroleum Company Ltd
  • Singapore Refining Company Pte Ltd
  • SGS
  • SK Energy
  • SOCAR Trading
  • S-OIL Corporation
  • Star Energy Oiltanking
  • Summit Petrochemical Singapore Pte Ltd
  • Thai Oil Public Company Ltd
  • The Bangchak Petroleum Plc
  • Toyota Tsusho Petroleum Pte Ltd
  • Turkey Petroleum Refineries
  • Unipec Singapore Pte Ltd
  • Vitol Asia Pte Ltd

Typical Training Day

  • Breakfast from 7am to 9am
  • Start of the Blending Course 9am to 12 pm
  • Lunch Break from 12 pm to 1 pm
  • Training Session from 1 pm to 5 pm
  • Are available Mid-Morning and Mid-Afternoon Coffee Breaks

Refinery Automation Institute provides: Breakfast, Lunch, Mid-Morning and Mid-afternoon meals.


  • Blending Engineers
  • Blend Schedulers
  • Laboratory Supervisors
  • Business Analyst
  • Sales Representatives
  • Inspectors
  • If you are interested in making money with blending
  • Traders / Blenders / Brokers
  • Middle & Senior Manager
  • Marketers
  • Marketing & Products Trading Managers
  • Planning & Economic Engineers
  • Executives
  • Terminal Employees

Material Offered in the Course

Hands-on Exercises:
  • Volumetric Blend Calculator for Gasoline and Diesel blends
  • Non-Linear Property Calculators
  • Blend component and off-specs price calculator
  • RAI Blend Optimizer*
  • New Recipes
  • and much more......

This is translated in:

  • + 900 pages of Gasoline and Diesel Blending Handbook
  • + 35 Blending Exercises with Blend Optimizer Cases
  • + Plenty 

*The RAI blend optimizer works only on windows based laptops and it requires Microsoft Excel to be installed with the solver active.

Reference Material Review:
  • Product Spec Books
  • Market Price Bulletins
  • Data Base of Blend Components
  • Various Legislation (EPA, RFS, etc)
  • List of Blending-related URL’s

Gasoline and diesel

Blending Course Schedule and Registrations

Houston,TX October 2021 TBD CLOSED
Dubai, UAE March 2021 TBD CLOSED
Singapore November 2021 TBD CLOSED
On-Line Course  Click here to Register OPEN

In-house, customized gasoline and diesel blending courses

RAI provides also in-house, customezied blending courses. You tell us where and when and we will teach the course privately just for you.
This option is cheaper and save much time for a small or big group of students.
RAI is now teaching on-line real time courses. Please send us an e-mail for more info.

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    Contact Info

    Refinery Automation Institute, LLC

    6 Leslie Court Morristown,
    New Jersey 07960 USA
    Phone: +1-973-644-2270
    eFAX: +1-973-206-2256