This short course aims to familiarise delegates with the principles, equipment design and operating characteristics of typical unit operations in process plants within chemical, petrochemical, water, oil and gas industries. Read more Read less
The course includes an in-depth case study and workshop for current application of the theory.
At a glance
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- Duration5 days
- LocationCranfield Campus
- Cost£1,700 The course fee includes refreshments and lunch during the day. Accommodation is not included and must be booked separately. Concessions available
Course structureThe course runs over five days and includes lectures, case studies and a workshop on Process Design and Operation. All delegates will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the end of the course.
What you will learn
On completion of the course, you will be able to:
- Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of operating characteristics of typical unit operations
- Carry out design calculations for a wide range of unit operations
- Propose the most appropriate selection of unit operations and operating conditions for a process plant for a given application.
- Overview of Process Plant Operations
- Stirred Tanks
- Centrifugal Separators
- Case Study – Ammonia Synthesis
Who should attend
This course will be of particular interest to engineers or researchers in the chemical, petrochemical, water, oil and gas industries.
This short course is a module of the MSc in Process Systems Engineering which is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).
Concessions10% discount applies if booked 8 weeks in advance. 10% discount for 3rd and subsequent delegates from the same company/site. Only one discount is applicable per booking.
Accommodation options and prices
Accommodation is available at Mitchell Hall which is located on campus. All rooms are en-suite and bookings are on a half-board basis from Sunday to Friday. If you would like to book accommodation for this short course at Mitchell Hall, please indicate this on the registration form and we will arrange this for you.
Alternatively, you may wish to make your own arrangements at a nearby hotel.
Location and travel
Cranfield University is situated in Bedfordshire close to the border with Buckinghamshire. The University is located almost midway between the towns of Bedford and Milton Keynes and is conveniently situated between junctions 13 and 14 of the M1.
London Luton, Stansted and Heathrow airports are 30, 90 and 90 minutes respectively by car, offering superb connections to and from just about anywhere in the world.
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