Gas Plant Virtual Tours

April 1st, 2016 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »


It’s Friday, April 1, 2016, and time for a Virtual Field Trip at ClickSchooling!


Recommended Website:

CB&I Virtual Plant Tours


Age Range: 9-18 (Grades 4-12, with parental supervision)


This website from Chicago, Illinois’s Chicago Bridge & Iron Company, CB&I, provides visitors with an inside look at the gas producing plant and process.

When arriving at today’s link, select from the two virtual tours available: 

  • CB&I’s NatGas Station
  • CB&I’s Virtual Refinery

After selecting the CB&I’s NatGas Station tour, choose to learn natural gas facts such as the types of natural gas and its uses or select to explore a gas processing plant. Through images, texts, and interactives learn about: 

  • Gas processing
  • Liquefaction
  • Regasification
  • Peak Shaving

Select the CB&I’s Virtual Refinery to take a look at a modern refinery. Through interactive 360° 3D models, images, videos and audios, explore the following: 

  • Crude Storage
  • Crude Distillation Unit
  • Delayed Coker
  • Hydrocracker
  • Fluid Catalytic Cracker
  • Naptha, Deisel, Kerosene Hydrotreater
  • Catalytic Reformer
  • Hydrogen Plant
  • Sulfur Recovery
  • Product Blending and Storage

This tour will provide visitors with an excellent overview of the gas producing process.


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