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After successful completion of this course the attendees will have a better understanding of centrifugal pump fundamentals, enabling them to apply the knowledge gained in their daily work…More

Daniel Francis has practiced engineering in the design, fabrication, repair and fitness for service evaluation of pressure equipment for over 21 years in the petrochemical industry. Having vast experience with ASME pressure vessel Codes and Standards…More

Ricky MeyerB.Sc. Technical Physics(1989). Almost 30 years experience in the Oil and Chemical process industries. Has been active in a wide range of applications in Operations, Maintenance, Inspection and Reliability matters…More

Dr. Alex Fereidooni has over 25 years experience as both an owner-user and a consultant providing engineering support to refineries and chemical and petrochemical plants, storage facilities worldwide…More

Number of days: 5
Trainer: Alex Fereidooni

Dr. Alex Fereidooni has over 25 years experience as both an owner-user and a consultant providing engineering support to refineries and chemical and petrochemical plants, storage facilities worldwide. He is a specialist in Storage tanks, pressure vessel and piping design/analysis and performing…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: Bob Wilson

Bob Wilson is a practicing piping design engineer. For more than 40 years he has been involved with the drafting, design, stress analysis, layout, support and construction of piping systems, working with petrochemical, power, steel, mining & processing companies in North America…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: Jim Meyer
Jim E. Meyer, P.E., has over 45 years of experience in refining petrochemical, chemical, power generation and industrial facilities. He is a principal engineer at CDM Smith, a full service engineering and architectural firm located in Wadsworth Ohio…More

Walter J. Sperko, P.E. is President of Sperko Engineering Services, Inc, a consulting firm specializing in metal fabrication technology, including material selection, welding,…More

Number of days: 3
Trainer: Fahim Shadid

Fahim ShadidFahim Shadid, P.E has a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering and MS degree in Engineering Mechanics. Over the years and with his association with ASME he has attained expert knowledge of the ASME codes Sections VIII Divisions…More

Number of days: 3
Trainer: Fahim Shadid

Division 1 is a comprehensive introduction to the requirements of various codes and standards, regarding inspection, repairs and alterations of pressure equipment, and in particular pressure vessels. The requirements of the National Board I…More

Upon completion of this course, participants will gain a basic understanding of the main components and subsystems of audit procedures. They will learn to critique the advantages, applications, performance, and economics of different plant features…More

Number of days: 2
Trainer: Andre van Loggerenberg

This course provides an introduction to bearing technology, including bearing description, terminology, different types of bearings, and typical applications. It provides an insight into design and features of bearings and includes i…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: Fred Geitner

Process Machinery Engineering Services Mr. Geitner is presently the principal engineer of PMES (Process Machinery Engineering Services), an independent consultant and expert litigation witness in the area of process machinery reliability…More

Number of days: 3
Trainer: David W Spitzer

This course presents the principles, design and application of flow measurement systems. Fluid flow fundamentals are emphasized before discussing the principle of operation, accuracy, performance, specification, installation and maintenance…More

Number of days: 2
Trainer: Fahim Shadid

This course is a comprehensive introduction to the requirements of various codes and standards, regarding inspection, repairs and alterations of pressure equipment, and in particular pressure vessels. The requirements of the National Board…More

Number of days: 2
Trainer: Pieta Engels

Pieta Engels joined Sasol Secunda in 1985 and started his career as a Fitter Trainee, and qualified as an artisan in 1987. Pieta completed his studies with Anglo American Central Training Unit and Technikon Witwatersrand which was accredited by De Montfort University…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: John Tonkin

Aimed at Engineers, Technicians and Senior Foremen, the course aims to equip delegates with the knowledge and skills necessary to: Select the most appropriate pipe specification and material for moderate duties Match the selected pipe with the most app…More

Number of days: 2
Trainer: Steve Rose

Positive Displacement Pumps have many critical uses in industry but it is essential that the correct type of pump is selected. There is a wide variety to choose from each having their own advantages and disadvantages. A correctly selected…More

Number of days: 3
Trainer: Denzil Bazley

Denzil Bazley a registered Professional Engineer, holder of the Government Certificate of Competence (GCC Mechanical) and member of the SA institution of Mechanical Engineers. Having 30 years experience in maintenance management and training in a variety…More

This course is endorsed by Eskom DSM and the National Energy Efficiency Agency in the interests of saving electricity Designed to help engineers and technicians better understand how optimizing both existing and new pumping systems will le…More

Number of days: 4

Participants will leave the training with specific knowledge to eliminate mysterious pump failures, improve the running time and service life on a population of industrial pumps.   Discover the key elements necessary to avoid : Unnecessary capital…More

Number of days: 3
Trainer: Riaan Breedt

Riaan Breedt has a BSc Eng (Mech) from Pretoria University followed by a 20 career perfecting rotordynamic design and developing high speed test equipment. Riaan founded the c…More

This course provides a comprehensive coverage of modern industrial boilers. It includes the latest techniques in boiler operation, maintenance, water treatment, performance management, optimization, inspection, control,…More

Steam Turbines of several types, which have widely varying configurations and applications, are used extensively in the process industries. These steam turbines represent a significant part of the capital and operating costs of most…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: Fred Geitner

Compressor failures can cause significant problems from delays in production to the possible shutdown of the whole plant. However, good compressor operation and maintenance can cost-effectively maximise compressor life expectancy; while improving its r…More

The control of fluid flow in pipelines is a complex issue. In this course delegates are taken through the attributes and applications of the more popular valve patterns in a pipe work system. The hydraulic concepts associated with the operation of these valve types will be included…More

Number of days: 2
Trainer: David W Spitzer

This course presents the basics of electricity, hydraulics, chemistry and instrumentation and is valuable to non-experts as well as experts. After discussing the basics of variable speed drives, John will demonstrate how variable speed drives…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: Alexander McCann

This course is based on the ISO 18436-2 certification program vibration analyst category 1 syllabus and is designed
to prepare staff for the British Institute of Non Destructive Testing (BINDT) PCN VA Cat 1 Certification Exam…More

Number of days: 4
Trainer: John Sykes

The ISO Category 2 Vibration Analyst – Intermediate course is intended for personnel who have had at least twelve months vibration analysis experience and a basic understanding of vibration theory and terminology. The course provides an in…More