Basics of Rotating and StatiC Mechanical Equipment: RSM

The following blended programs are delivered virtually through PetroAcademy™, providing participants with the knowledge they need at their convenience. All learning activities are self-paced and can be completed at any time.

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RSM is Now Available in Two Separate Online Courses

  • Basics of Static Mechanical Equipment: BSM
  • Basics of Rotating Mechanical Equipment: BRM

Basics of Static Mechanical Equipment: BSM

 

LEVEL: Basic

 

DURATION: Approximately 40 hours of self-paced, online work

 

TUITION: $4,325 USD

 

DESIGNED FOR:  Facilities engineers, process engineers, senior operations personnel, field supervisors, and engineers who select, design, install, evaluate or operate gas processing plants and related facilities

 

ABOUT THIS COURSE: This course provides an overview of mechanical non-rotating, static equipment. The focus is on equipment selection and integrity of pressure vessels, piping and heat exchangers and their integration into the process scheme and control strategy in upstream and midstream oil and gas facilities. The course addresses code requirements focusing on ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel code as well as B31 code and API tank construction codes. Heat exchanger sizing and TEMA requirements are also discussed. Piping hydraulics and corrosion mechanisms are reviewed to ensure correct equipment sizing and integrity management. The material of the course is applicable to field production facilities, pipelines, gas plants, and offshore systems.

This program is comprised of the following PetroAcademyTM Skill ModulesTM. Each module ranges from 3-5 hours of self-paced activities.

 

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Basics of Rotating Mechanical Equipment: BRM

 

LEVEL: Basic

 

DURATION: Approximately 16 hours of self-paced, online work

 

TUITION: $2,160 USD

 

DESIGNED FOR:  Facilities engineers, process engineers, senior operations personnel, field supervisors, and engineers who select, design, install, evaluate or operate gas processing plants and related facilities

 

ABOUT THIS COURSE: This course provides an overview of mechanical rotating equipment. The focus is on equipment selection of pumps, compressors and drivers and their integration into the process scheme and control strategy in upstream and midstream oil and gas facilities. Compressor and pump sizing is addressed as well as sizing of drivers including engines, electric motors and turbines. Commissioning and installation are reviewed to ensure optimal equipment integrity and reliability for the life of the plant. The material of the course is applicable to field production facilities, pipelines, gas plants, and offshore systems.

This program is comprised of the following PetroAcademy Skill Modules. Each module ranges from 3-5 hours of self-paced activities.

 

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