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E-600 - Technology of Production Facilities Equipment

10 days MAT/EQUIP
  • Engineers and managers involved in operating or designing oil and gas field processing facilities
  • To provide a comprehensive knowledge of static equipment and rotating machinery used in oil and gas processing facilities
Learning Objectives
  • To comprehend all issues of operating principles, technology, selection criteria, and maintenance of oil and gas processing equipment
Ways and means
  • Highly interactive training by industrial specialist lecturers
  • Numerous applications and illustrations
  • Practice of dynamic simulations
  • Field/site visit (if possible)
  • Mechanical workshop tutorials
The training combines the two independent courses E-601 and E-602, the detailed content of which is given in the following two pages

Module 1: Static Equipment (cf. E-601) 5 days
  • Piping and valves
  • Storage equipment
  • Metallurgy - Corrosion - Fundamentals of Inspection
  • Thermal equipment
  • Fundamentals of heat transfer
  • Heat exchangers, air coolers
  • Fire heaters
  • Fundamentals of electricity
  • Instrumentation and Process Control
  • Constitution of a control loop - Types
  • Sensors and transmitters
  • Control valves
  • Distributed Control System (DCS)
  • Practice of process control or dynamic simulator
  • Safety Instrumented System (SIS)
  • Oil & Gas metering - Multiphase metering
Module 2: Rotating Machinery (cf. E-602) 5 days
  • Pumps
  • Centrifugal pumps
  • Positive displacement pumps
  • Fundamentals of gas compression and expansion
  • Compressors and expanders
  • Reciprocating compressors
  • Centrifugal compressors
  • Turbo-expanders
  • Gas turbines
  • Operating principle
  • Technology
  • Auxiliaries
2016 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
Oct 10 - 21 Rueil & Martigues €6,210 Online By email