Applied Combustion Technology

Code : M009
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Why Attend This Training Course?
Participants will be empowered with the knowledge and skills required for understanding the heating process in industry by understanding of the physics of combustion and discussing practical applications that use combustion for energy conversion. Additionally, Emphasis will be given to applying the fundamental concepts to understand the design and operation of combustion devices. After taking this course, participants will be able to understand how combustion systems are designed and operated to maximize efficiency and reduce environmental impact.

What Is The Training Course Methodology?
This training methodology illustrates the concepts involved in the above areas through practical consideration of actual real-life problems, as well as explanation of concepts by experts in area using video projectors and computer aided case studies based on practical applications. Participants will solve their system problem, where the trainee’s try to apply the skills learnt with guidance from our specialized experts. ACAD will provide participants a comprehensive assessment on the problems solved using the skills acquired in the training course.

Who Should Attend This Training Course?
This interactive training course is designed for Process, Operation, Inspection and Maintenance Engineers, Supervisors and Senior Operators, whose work involve handling combustion industrial applications in different industrial installations, refineries and petrochemical plants.

What Are The Training Course Objectives?
  • Aquire the necessary skills and knowledge of heating process in industry
  • Emphasis will be made on combustion chemistry of all types of fuels
  • Understand the heat balance, design and operation of furnaces and burners in different industrial applications

What Is The Training Course Curriculum?
Combustion Chemistry
  • Types of fuels: gaseous, liquid, & solids
  • Chemical and physical properties of fuels
  • Composition
  • Density
  • Flash point
  • Ignition temperature
  • Vapor point
  • Viscosity
  • Impurities
  • Equations and balance
  • Incomplete combustion
  • Products of combustion
  • Heat generated and calculations
  • Latent heat and Sensible heat
  • Net heat value
  • Gross heat value
  • Classification according to: Use
  • Material L shape
  • Movement full saving
  • Distribution of heat
  • Start up, shut down procedures
  • Monitoring performance Inspection and maintenance
  • Gas burners
  • Inspiration gas burners
  • Luminous
  • Flame burner
  • High pressure oil burners
  • Low burner
  • Dual gas/oil burners
  • Flame and temperature control
  • Cleaning and maintenance
  • Isolation techniques
Typical Applications
  • Iron and steel industry
  • Cement industry
  • Steam reforming OG hydrocarbons
  • Crude oil heating
  • Gas turbines
  • Metal forming Boiler operations

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ACAD Professional Certificate - APC
ACAD Training & Consulting uses the power of its network to bring about positive, tangible change. We champion the training courses profession and the interests of individuals, engaged in that profession, for the benefit of all. ACAD Professional Certificates are designed for those who are enthusiastic to challenge themselves to reach the extra mile. Participants who fully attend an APC course and successfully pass the exam on the last training day, will receive an ACAD Professional Certificate (APC). APC are regionally recognized and can be esteemed when applying for more senior roles in Egypt and MENA region.

Exam Details:

Duration: 1 hour | Multiple Choice | Closed book | Pass mark: 65%

Course Schedule

Course Location and Date

07 - 11 Feb 2021
Cairo | Instructor-led
5 Sessions

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