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Steve Shimoda

Director of FCC Technology

Steve is a Program Director of FCC Technology for the refining group of TechnipFMC. He is responsible for project development and licensing of technologies for grassroots and revamp opportunities. He has over 20 years of experience in refining process design. Steve holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma.


Bio-Oil: An Introduction to the Next Opportunity Feedstock for FCC

  • FCC has proven to be a flexible process handling a variety of feedstocks while producing fuel and petrochemical products.
  • A commercially proven process, fast pyrolysis, converts biomass into a hydrocarbon liquid, a biofuel.
  • Co-processing in an FCC unit converts the pyrolysis oil into motor fuel products.

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