Fundamentals of Pump and Compressor Systems - Me44 - Virtual

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LEVEL: Intermediate

DATES: 2-13 November     ENROLL NOW  
 

TUITION: $4,510 USD

DESIGNED FOR:  engineers, senior technicians, and system operators designing, operating, and maintaining pump and compressor systems in oil and gas facilities

ABOUT THIS COURSE: This is an intensive course providing a comprehensive overview of pumps and compressor systems. The focus is on equipment selection; type, unit, and station configuration; and integration of these units in the process scheme and control strategy in upstream and midstream oil and gas facilities. The material of the course is applicable to field production facilities, pipelines, gas plants, and offshore systems.

The program uses self-paced online modules to cover the basic subject matter. These modules are coupled with virtual instructor-led lectures and workshops to cover the practical application of sound facilities engineering methods and analysis. Our online discussions will include practical rules of thumb, troubleshooting and equipment/process analysis.

COURSE STRUCTURE

  • WEEK 1
  • WEEK 2

DAY 1

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (4 hours):

Introductions/Program Overview

Pump fundamentals

 

Problem Assignments (approximately 1-2 hours)

 

 

 

DAY 2

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session:

Problem defrief and Study Hall - instructor available for questions

 

Prereading Assignment

Chapter 1 - Pumps

 

 

DAY 3

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2.5 hours):

Centrifugal Pumps

 

Online Learning Module (approximately 1 hour)

Pumps & Compressors Overview

 

Problem Assignments (approximately 1-2 hours)

 

 

DAY 4

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2 hours):

Positive Displacement & Multiphase Pumps

 

Prereading Assignment

Chapter 1 - part 2 - Pumps

 

Problem Assignment

 

 

DAY 5

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2 hours):

Mechanical Seals

 

Online Learning Modules (approximately 1 hour)

Machinery Design, Materials and Subsystems

DAY 1

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2 hours):

Compression Fundamentals

 

Prereading Assignment

Chapter 2 - Introduction to Compressors

 

Problem Assignments (approximately 1-2 hours)

 

 

 

 

DAY 2

 

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2 hours):

Centrifugal Compressors

 

 

Prereading Assignment

Chapter 3 - Centrifugal Compressors

 

Problem Assignments (approximately 1 hour)

 

 

DAY 3

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2 hours):

Positive Displacement Compressors

 

 

Prereading Assignment

Chapter 4 - Positive Displacement Compressors

 

 

Problem Assignments (approximately 1-2 hours)

 

 

DAY 4

 

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session:

Problem defrief and Study Hall - instructor available for questions

 

 

Online Learning Modules (approximately 2-3 hours)

Reciprocating Engines, Electric Motor Drivers and Generators

 

 

Problem Assignment

 

 

DAY 5

 

Instructor-led Virtual Session (2 hours):

Commissioning Installation & Testing

Wrap-up