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The Mechanical courseware progression covers equipment and systems that are key to any facility engineer or those that are pursuing a deeper rotating equipment role with your company.

 

 

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Basics of Rotating Mechanical Equipment: BRM

 

LEVEL: Basic

 

DURATION: Approximately 18 hours of self-paced, online work

 

TUITION: $3,245 USD

 

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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Basics of Static Mechanical Equipment: BSM

 

LEVEL: Basic

 

DURATION: Approximately 24 hours of self-paced, online work

 

TUITION: $4,110 USD

 

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 PetroAcademy Skill Modules. Each module ranges from 3-5 hours of self-paced activities.

 

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