Accession Number : AD0604301

Title :   PETROLEUM REFINERY OPERATIONS SCHEDULING. CHAPTER III. A CRUDE OIL ALLOCATION PROBLEM,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Manne,Alan S.

Report Date : 01 MAY 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : This paper presents a simplified analysis of the allocation of crude oils between the various units of multiplant integrated concern. The mathematical technique used takes notice of the net realization estimates that are available in large integrated companies and also handles the question of crude oil availabilities and of primary distillation capacities.

Descriptors :   (*SCHEDULING, REFINERIES), (*PETROLEUM INDUSTRY, SCHEDULING), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, ECONOMICS, COSTS, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, OPTIMIZATION, PROGRAMMERS, OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE