COURSE NAME:Mechanical Alignment


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Continuous running process plants associated with production engage different types of rotating machines starting from small pumps to big turbines. Shaft Alignment is very important maintenance activity for high speed critical machines. This helps in improving the machines reliability and availability and reducing the down time. Vibrations analysis is important dominant tool for machine fault diagnosis & trouble shooting. The above course will provide the tools for assessing the health of the rotating machines.



Improper alignment can cause undesirable wear and may shorten operating life of the machine train. In worst cases it can lead to unscheduled shut-down and catastrophic failure. This training on alignment will help to increase confidence level in carrying out such jobs.




  • Importance of Alignment
  • Concept of shaft alignment, Types of Mis–alignment & Tools used for alignment.
  • Pre-alignment consideration.
  • Mis-Alignment correction Methods.

- Rim and face shaft alignment method

- Reverse indicator shaft alignment method

- Graphical method of alignment.

- Laser alignment technique .

- Hot alignment technique

- Comparison and limitations of above alignment methods

  • Why to measure vibration?
  • What is vibration?
  • What causes vibration?
  • How to measure vibration?
  • Characteristics of vibration
  • Vibration measuring Instrumentation
  • Vibration Transducers
  • Permanent Vibration Monitoring
  • Vibration Analysis
  • Various Diagnostic tools
  • Trouble shooting charts and standards
  • Machinery Unbalance
  • Report generation/ presentation formats
  • Dynamic balancing/ site balancing
  • Some case studies
  • latest trend in 21 century

This course is intended for Mechanical & electrical Maintenance supervisors and others who are responsible for smooth and trouble-free operation of plant machinery.

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