COURSE NAME:Heat Exchangers


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  • The course is formulated with objectives of presenting the terminology associated with heat transfer equipment & its significance, design methods and design thumb rules, familiarization with TEMA code and automated control of heat transfer equipment.


  • The course also includes overview of special/non-conventional equipments for heat transfer




  • Participants will learn about the terminology (cooler, exchanger, condenser etc), its significance and typical applications, basic principles of heat transfer and their application to design of heat exchangers, specific considerations applicable to  condensers, evaporators etc.


  • The participants would also gain understanding of design thumb rules, overview of TEMA code, applications of process control to heat transfer equipment and typical applications of special/non-conventional heat transfer equipment



Part 1 – Introduction


  • Bench Mark Quiz
  • Classification based on application, terminology and applications (typical)
  • Classification based on construction


Part 2 – Overview of thermal design:


  • Fundamentals of Heat transfer
  • Concept of LMTD, Overall HT co-efficient, fouling factor
  • TEMA Classification and TEMA types
  • Overview - Design of double pipe exchanger – sizing & pressure drop
  • Overview - Design of shell and tube exchanger – sizing, pressure drop, considerations for fluid allocation (shell side/tube side), no. of passes. Baffle spacing
  • Use of both Kern Method and Bell (Delaware) Method would be highlighted
  • Overview – Design of PHE, Air Coolers

Part 3 – Mechanical design

  • Overview and highlights of TEMA Code and Mechanical design
  • Mechanical design of components – tube sheet, baffles, bonnet/shell cover


Part 4 – Operations and control:


  • Operation of PHE and other types of Heat Exchangers
  • Process control of heat exchangers and evaporators
  • Maintenance of Heat - exchangers


  • The course is recommended for engineers (Chemical/Mechanical) interested in overview of different types of heat transfer equipments including PHE.


  • The course would help participants to widen and/or gain better insight into selection of type of Heat Exchangers vis-à-vis application. Persons engaged in operations of Chemical / Petrochemical plant, refinery could look forward to gaining further insight into operational and control aspects of Heat Transfer equipment.


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    Al-Zamil CoolCare

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    General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA)

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    Al-Suwadi Services

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    Coldstorec Group Of Saudi Arabia

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    Saudi Aramco

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    Al-Suwadi Services

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    Al Khodari Company

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    Al Khodari Company

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    Al Khodari Company

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    Al Khodari Company