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Process Design and Engineering of Gas Processing Plants and Equipment

28 Professional Development Hours

After participating in this course, you will be able to:

  • Calculate, evaluate and compile process data for the specification, design, selection and operation of process equipment
  • Possess enhanced skills and knowledge in process engineering, including design methods, criteria, calculation procedures and short-cut techniques
  • Perform the evaluation and troubleshooting of existing process equipment, including de-bottlenecking methods
  • Evaluate technical proposals and prepare scoping cost estimates
  • Prepare comprehensive process specification documents for bid packages

This four-day program is designed to provide a basic understanding and skills in process engineering of gas processing plants and equipment. Participants will familiarize with practical techniques, useful criteria for designing and troubleshooting process equipment commonly used in gas processing plants

Course Outline

  • Fundamental background on natural gas properties and single/multiphase flow factors
  • Equipment selection criteria, and critical design considerations
  • Simplification of the major gas processing procedures, like sweetening, dehydration, and sulfur recovery
  • Detailed explanation of plant engineering and design steps for natural gas projects
  • Methods to schedule, plan, and manage a safe and efficient processing plant
  • Conventional and unconventional gas resources such as coal bed methane and shale gas
  • Bridges natural gas processing with basic and advanced engineering design of natural gas projects including real world case studies
  • Sizing calculations for flare systems, safety relief valves, and control valves

Who Should Attend
Those involved with process engineering, including:
Process Engineers • Mechanical and Equipment Engineers • Project Engineers

Course Rating
4.4 out of 5

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This course is currently scheduled on the following date. Click to learn even more details about this offering.

Online, 2/6/2023


Almost all of EPIC's courses offer :

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

These course credits will help attendees earn training requirements for their associations or provincial governing bodies.

This course can be customized and delivered to a group at your facility saving time and money.
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