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Process & Mechanical Engineering Essentials

Process & Mechanical Engineering Essentials

Mechanical Engineering

By the end of this training course, participants will be able to:
- Apply practical understanding of central issues in process & mechanical engineering in oil, gas, petrochemical, chemical, and allied facilities
- Understand fundamental principles used in processes & facilities & apply practical understanding of essential process units & classes of units involved in separations, heat exchange & reactions
- Apply practical understanding to static & rotating mechanical equipment & related condition mentoring & inspection techniques
- Understand mechanical testing methods, Failure Mechanisms & Fitness for Service, NDT & principles of corrosion & corrosion protection
- Perform relevant calculations & analyses to assist in operation, sizing, & troubleshooting of chemical processes & mechanical equipment


Module 1: Process Engineering Essentials: Upstream & Downstream Process Control & Optimisation
Day 1: Introduction and Fundamentals of Process Engineering
Day 2: Hydraulics and Fluid flow
Day 3: Heat Transfer and Reaction Engineering
Day 4: Distillation Processes and Equipment
Day 5: Process Control and Economics
Module 2: Mechanical Engineering Essentials: Rotating & Static Equipment & Structural Integrity
Day 6: Introduction & Fundamentals of Materials Selection, Types & Failures
Day 7: Static Equipment, Valves, Piping & Fitness for Service
Day 8: Rotating Equipment, Pumps & Compressors
Day 9: Corrosion & Corrosion Protection
Day 10: Mechanical Maintenance


This training course will utilise a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. This includes formal lectures and discussions, active participation through the use of problem-solving exercises, videos, group discussions, analysis of real-life case studies, and industry best practices. Case studies and examples will cover a range of levels, making the course also suitable non-technical Staff.


10 Days




On premises; online; others

Process & Mechanical Engineering Essentials
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