API standards for process equipments - Standards and recommended practices from American Petroleum Institute for design, installation, inspection, maintenance of equipments and instruments used in the petroleum industry.
Carbon Capture and Storage Processes - Basic description of various processes used for separating CO2 from industrial flue gases or natural gas and for compressing and then safely storing the extracted CO2.
Centrifugal Compressors - Structure, design and operation of centrifugal compressors, Theory and equations for centrifugal compressors, P&ID-PFD typicals, Start-up and maintenance procedures for centrifugal compressors etc.
Centrifugal Pumps - Structure, design and operation of pumps, Theory and equations for centrifugal pumps, Start-up and maintenance procedures for centrifugal pumps etc.
Codes and Standards - Lists of standards, codes, recommended practices from American Petroleum Institute (API), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), National Fire Protection Institute (NFPA) etc.
Crude Oil Exploration and Production - Terminology, basic description of processes and equipments, typical process flow diagrams and P&ID etc. used in oil production
Crude Oil Refining - Basic processes and products along with typical process flow diagrams for crude oil refining.
Engineering Design Reviews - Objectives and basic description of activities performed during HAZO, PSSR, Fire Safety Review etc.
Safety, Loss Prevention, Fire Fighting - Miscellaneous topics related to safety in process plants, fire fighting and loss prevention measures.
Gasification of coal / biomass - Basic types of processes for gasification of coal or other carbonaceous fuels, reactions for gasification, products of gasification, gasifier equipments, guidelines for selection of a gasification process.
Heat Transfer - Theory and equations about conduction, convection, radiation etc. and about heat transfer equipments for solving heat transfer problems.
Important Equations for Process Design - Theory and equations for design of various process equipments, instruments, piping etc.
Petroleum Products - Brief description, composition, physical properties of various petroleum products of crude oil refining.
Phase Separation - Phase separation equipments for gas liquid separation, theory and equations to design the phase separators, calculators to size phase separation equipments.
Physical Properties - theory and definitions - Definitions and brief explanations for a range of physical properties of substances.
Pipeline Pigging - Process description, pigging equipments, typical P&IDs for pipeline pigging.
Power Generation Plants - Basic processes, PFDs, standards and codes for design of power generation plant, different types of power generation plants and basic analysis of their efficiencies.
Pressure Relief valves - Theory, description, sizing equations, guidelines etc. for pressure relief valves and related piping.
Process Control - Elements of process control mechanism such as - control valves, controllers, their types and applications.
Process Deliverables - Basic description of process deliverables such as P&IDs, PFDs, heat and mass balance etc. along with typical contents and information represented by these process deliverables.
Process Equipment Design - List of various process equipments along with description of the structure, design, related theory and operation of each equipment
Refrigeration Process Design - Types of refrigeration processes, basic process description, process flow diagrams, refrigeration equipments, different types of refrigerants etc.
Steam Systems - Steam generation boilers, steam utility networks, use of steam in operations, maintenance, start-up etc.
Thermodynamics - Theory and equations from thermodynamics that are frequetly used for design of process equipments and facilities.
Typical Equipment Datasheets - Sample datasheets for equipments frequently used in processing industry with minimum required information to be included in the datasheets.
Typical Instrument Datasheets - Sample datasheets for instruments frequently used in process industry with minimum required information to be included in the datasheets.
Typical P&ID Arrangements and Symbols - Typical P&ID arrangements for different range of process systems along with general guidelines for design of such systems and commonly used P&ID symbols for different equipments and instruments.
Typical Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs) for process units - Typical PFD arrangements for a range of process systems along with general guidelines for design of such process systems.
Vent and Flare systems - Various components and equipments which make-up the vent flare systems, terminology used for the flare systems, tools and methods for designing and sizing lines, headers, stack for the flare system etc.