Relief, Flare, and Depressurization Fundamentals

Module

About the Skill Module

This skill module extends the learning from the corresponding Core module to the Fundamental level. There are quantitative and non-quantitative exercises, and proposed applications at the example facility. There will be two recorded, interactive sessions that will include discussions of applications developed by the course participants.

See example Process Facilities eLearning module

Target Audience

Facilities/process engineers, as well as engineers and operations staff involved in process safety and asset integrity.

You Will Learn

Participants will learn how to:

  • Size a relief valve for vapor service
  • Size a relief valve for liquid service
  • Describe how to calculate the relief load due to full bore failure of a heat exchanger tube
  • Calculate inbreathing and outbreathing for atmospheric tanks
  • Identify the key sizing parameters for flare headers and depressuring systems

Product Details

Categories:

Upstream

Disciplines:

Process Facilities

Levels:

Foundation

Product Type:

Individual Skill Module

Format:

On-Demand

Duration:

6 hours (approx.)