Complete Course on Piping Engineering

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Classifications of Piping Engineering is a specialized discipline of Mechanical Engineering which covers the design of piping and layout of equipment and process units in chemical, petrochemical, or hydrocarbon facilities.

This course covers nearly all the important sections of Piping Engineering which comprises of

  • Piping Layout
  • Piping Materials & Testing
  • Piping Stress Analysis

All the sections have been covered in the form recorded lectures. 200+ lectures have been included to cover all the major and critical areas of Piping Engineering. Content is created and published by Mr. Atul Singla (Click on the link to know more) and all the stress analysis related content has been prepared by one of the friends Mr. Anup Dey.(Click on the link to know more).

Various modules of the course are divided into following 4 sections (Total 42.5 Hours):

  1. Basics of Piping Engineering (9 Hours & 58 Lectures)
  2. Piping Materials & Testing (6.5 hours & 42 lectures)
  3. Piping Layouts (13 hours & 75 Lectures)
  4. Piping Stress Analysis (14 hours & 34 lectures)

Let’s check out various topics which have been covered in above 4 sections.

 

Section-1: Basics of Piping Engineering: (9 Hours)

This section talks about basics of process industry, where various topics have been organized in such a way that anyone can understand what is process industry and how it works. In this section majorly, following topics are covered

  1. Energy Sector
    • Oil and gas Industry
    • Crude Oil Processing
    • Refinery vs Petro-Chemical
  2. What is Piping Engineering
    • Engineering Organization
    • Piping discipline
    • Various Disciplines & stakeholders
    • How piping Department Works
    • Piping Systems for Beginners
  3. Life Cycle of Oil & Gas projects
    • Life Cycle Phases
    • Life Cycle Stages of Oil & Gas
    • Life Cycle Initiation
    • Life Cycle planning & Execution
    • Life Cycle Closing
  4. Components of Piping Engineering
    • Pipe, Valves & Flanges
    • Strainers & Steam traps
  5. Codes & Standards
    1. Introduction to Stds
      • Diff 31.1 & 31.3
      • ASME & API Standards
      • Dimensional Standards
      • Material Standards
      • Valve design Standards
    2. Pipe thickness
  6. Painting & insulation
  7. Piping Deliverables & Non-Deliverables
  8. Manhour Estimation

Section-2: Piping Materials & Testing (6.5 hours)

In this sections various ASTM standards have been discussed in detail, starting from basics of metallurgy. Various Lattice structures have been discussed so that the actual usage in industry can be understood. Moreover, chemical & mechanical properties of various types of steels are discussed in length. anyone who goes through these details will be able to understand and implements the facts in live projects. Following sections have been discussed in detail:

  1. Basics of Metallurgy
    • Understanding FCC & BCC structures-
    • Voids
    • Slips & Dislocations
    • Behavior of Carbon
  2. Various ASTM Standards for
    • Carbon Steel
    • Stainless Steel
    • LTCS Material
    • Alloy Steel
  3. Inspection, Testing & Marking
    • Metallurgical Test Index
    • Destructive Tests
    • Non-Destructive testing Types
    • Pipe inspection & Marking
    • Impact testing

Section-3: Piping Layouts (13 Hours)

Piping layout is one of most important section of Piping Engineering, because it is the only department who take inputs from nearly all the disciplines and outputs from layout department is utilized by almost all the other disciplines. Piping Layout department has to produce maximum number of deliverables which can make piping engineer’s life miserable, if not planned well. Following topics have been covered so that after getting practical knowledge same could implemented in live projects.

  1. Interaction with Process Department
  2. Design Basis
  3. 3D model
  4. Layout Development
    • Plot plan
    • Pump Piping
    • Piperack Piping
    • Exchanger piping
    • Compressor Piping
    • Column piping
    • Tank Farm Layout
    • Underground Piping
  5. Model reviews
  6. Material Take-off
  7. Piping General arrangement Drawings
  8. Nozzle orientations
  9. Isometrics

Section-4: Piping Stress Analysis (14 hours)

Stress analysis is an integral part of Piping engineering which decides the flexibility of critical & non-critical piping systems. Caesar II is used in most of the cases to perform the stress analysis. In this section, not only Basics of stress analysis are explained but how to perform the analysis in CAESAR II is explained in detail. Moreover, this section talks about actual stress analysis for various vessels & equipment in details. Pipe Support section talks about Pipe Support selection, various spans, Standard & Special Supports.

  1. Basics of Stress Analysis
    • Inputs required
    • Stress Critical Line list
    • WRC 537 & WRC 297
    • Thickness calculation
    • Flange Leakage Checking
    • Expansion Loop calculation
  2. Learning Caesar II
    • Basics of Caesar II
    • Creating Load Cases
    • Static Load Case Editor
    • Wind & Seismic Analysis
    • Slug & Surge Analysis
    • Modal Analysis
  3. Stress analysis
    • Pump Piping
    • Horizontal vessels
    • Buried pipe
    • Storage Tanks
    • GRE piping
    • FRP piping
    • PSV Piping
  4. Pipe Supports
    • List & Role of Supports
    • Supporting Span
    • Standard & special Supports
    • Spring & Hanger supports
    • Optimization rules

 

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What Will You Learn?

  • Basics of Piping Engineering (9 Hours)
  • Piping Materials & Testing (6.5 hours)
  • Piping Layouts (13 hours)
  • Piping Stress Analysis (14 hours)

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Course Curriculum

Section-1: Basics of Piping Engineering
Section-1: Basics of Piping Engineering: (9 Hours) This section talks about basics of process industry, where various topics have been organized in such a way that anyone can understand what is process industry and how it works. In this section majorly, following topics are covered Energy Sector Oil and gas Industry Crude Oil Processing Refinery vs Petro-Chemical What is Piping Engineering Engineering Organization Piping discipline Various Disciplines & stakeholders How piping Department Works Piping Systems for Beginners Life Cycle of Oil & Gas projects Life Cycle Phases Life Cycle Stages of Oil & Gas Life Cycle Initiation Life Cycle planning & Execution Life Cycle Closing Components of Piping Engineering Pipe, Valves & Flanges Strainers & Steam traps Codes & Standards Introduction to Stds Diff 31.1 & 31.3 ASME & API Standards Dimensional Standards Material Standards Valve design Standards Pipe thickness Painting & insulation Piping Deliverables & Non-Deliverables Manhour Estimation

  • What is Energy Sector?
    04:17
  • Oil and gas Industry
    04:11
  • Crude Oil Processing
    03:48
  • Refinery vs Petro-Chemical
    04:12
  • What is Piping Engineering
    08:02
  • Engineering Organization
    02:58
  • Piping discipline
    04:51
  • Various Disciplines & Stakeholders
    06:15
  • How piping Department Works
    02:15
  • Understanding Piping Systems
    08:38
  • Life Cycle of Oil & Gas Project
    01:12
  • Project’s Life Cycle Phases
    03:16
  • Project Life Cycle Stages
    02:29
  • Initiation Phase of Project
    05:54
  • Planning & Execution Phase of Project
    14:02
  • Closing Phase of Project
    03:29
  • Topics covered under Pipe Section
    07:40
  • Introduction to Pipe & Associated components
    04:53
  • Pipe & Various configurations
    15:59
  • Pipe dimensional Standards
    06:33
  • Valves definition and classification
    05:43
  • Isolation Valves
    30:26
  • Regulation Valves
    08:13
  • Non return & Special valves
    08:31
  • Valve Accessibility
    17:27
  • Introduction to Flanges
    01:37
  • what is Flange & it’s Importance
    10:27
  • Pressure-Temperature Rating (PT Rating)
    08:31
  • PT rating vs Flange
    04:48
  • Understanding 16.5 ASME Standard
    05:46
  • Understanding 16.47 ASME Standard
    04:30
  • Strainers: Various Types & Principles
    06:11
  • Visualizing components with Pump piping example
    05:23
  • Steam Traps: Types & Principles- Part-1
    02:07
  • Steam Traps: Types & Principles- Part-2
    06:22
  • Introduction to Deliverables & Non Deliverables
    06:41
  • Piping Layout Team’s Deliverables
    07:34
  • Stress Team’s Deliverables
    03:12
  • Material Team’s Deliverables
    09:16
  • Layout team’s Non Deliverables
    07:16
  • Material & Stress Non-Deliverables
    03:42
  • Man Hour Estimations
    22:27
  • Painting specification
    21:41
  • Insulation Specification
    15:04
  • Introduction to Codes & Standards
    06:32
  • Difference b/w ASME 31.1 & 31.3
    17:26
  • Dimensional Std: ASME 36.10
    12:00
  • ASME 16.5
    05:46
  • ASME 16.47
    04:03
  • Valve Design : API 600
    39:54
  • Valve Design: API6D
    21:02
  • API 598
    29:21
  • Pipe Thickness Introduction
    03:00
  • Pipe thickness Inputs
    26:41
  • Pie thickness: Allowables
    08:51
  • Pipe thickness: PT Rating
    05:51
  • Pipe wall thickness Calculations
    06:51
  • Pipe thickness: Interesting facts
    06:11

Section-2: Piping Material & Testing
Section-2: Piping Materials & Testing (6.5 hours) In this sections various ASTM standards have been discussed in detail, starting from basics of metallurgy. Various Lattice structures have been discussed so that the actual usage in industry can be understood. Moreover, chemical & mechanical properties of various types of steels are discussed in length. anyone who goes through these details will be able to understand and implements the facts in live projects. Following sections have been discussed in detail: Basics of Metallurgy Understanding FCC & BCC structures- Voids Slips & Dislocations Behavior of Carbon Various ASTM Standards for Carbon Steel Stainless Steel LTCS Material Alloy Steel Inspection, Testing & Marking Metallurgical Test Index Destructive Tests Non-Destructive testing Types Pipe inspection & Marking Impact testing

  • Introduction to Metallurgy
    03:58
  • Lattice Structures No of atoms and Radius relation
    10:23
  • Volume occupied by Atoms per unit cell
    03:58
  • FCC Tetrahedral Octahedral Voids
    11:39
  • Calc of FCC Octrahedral voids
    02:58
  • Calc of FCC Tetrahedral voids
    02:48
  • BCC Tetrahedral Octahedral Voids
    05:18
  • Calc of BCC Octrahedral & Tetrahedral voids
    03:24
  • FCC & BCC Void comparison w r t Iron
    03:31
  • Slip Bands & Slip Planes
    04:59
  • Slips in FCC & BCC
    05:32
  • Grain Boundaries & Dislocations
    04:01
  • Cold Working & Dislocation
    09:12
  • Solubility of Carbon
    07:43
  • Behavior of Carbon
    02:49
  • Hardness of Steel
    11:00
  • Weldability w r t Chromium & Nickel Equivalent
    11:55
  • Introduction to Materials
    05:38
  • ASTM A106
    22:40
  • ASTM A53
    21:36
  • ASTM API 5L
    11:51
  • ASTM A672
    11:25
  • ASTM A333: part-1
    08:06
  • ASTM A333: Part-2
    06:26
  • ASTM A312
    20:27
  • ASTM A671M
    10:34
  • ASTM: A335M
    12:44
  • ASTM A358
    09:51
  • Differences: A106 vs A53
    02:21
  • Valve Materials : Classification & ASTM standards
    30:59
  • Topics covered: Pipe Inspection, Testing & Marking
    05:45
  • Metallurgical Test Index
    03:26
  • Grain Size Testing
    17:31
  • Intergranular Corrosion & testing
    11:54
  • Ferrite Testing
    03:55
  • Hydrogen Induced testing
    04:01
  • Sulphide stress corrosion testing
    05:18
  • Destructive Tests
    11:36
  • Non-Destructive Testing Introduction
    08:04
  • Non-Destructive testing Types
    13:58
  • Pipe Inspection & Marking
    12:41
  • Impact testing
    15:13

Section-3: Piping Layouts
Section-3: Piping Layouts (13 Hours) Piping layout is one of most important section of Piping Engineering, because it is the only department who take inputs from nearly all the disciplines and outputs from layout department is utilized by almost all the other disciplines. Piping Layout department has to produce maximum number of deliverables which can make piping engineer's life miserable, if not planned well. Following topics have been covered so that after getting practical knowledge same could implemented in live projects. Interaction with Process Department Design Basis 3D model Layout Development Plot plan Pump Piping Piperack Piping Exchanger piping Compressor Piping Column piping Tank Farm Layout Underground Piping Model reviews Material Take-off Piping General arrangement Drawings Nozzle orientations Isometrics

  • Process interaction with Piping
    14:06
  • Design Basis: Topics covered
    03:29
  • Design Basis: Definitions & Importance
    03:44
  • Design Basis: Critical Items
    04:42
  • Design Basis: Design Philosophy
    08:31
  • Design Basis: Various Requirements
    10:25
  • 3-D MODEL: Procedure
    21:58
  • Layout Development Introduction
    02:16
  • Plot plan Development
    24:40
  • Tank Farms: Content Covered
    03:19
  • Tank Farm: Introduction & definetions
    03:19
  • Tank Farm: Classification & Types
    12:03
  • Tank Farm Layouts: Part-1
    11:47
  • Tank Farm Layouts: Part-2
    26:10
  • Tank Farm Layouts: NFPA Clauses
    09:13
  • Tank Farm Layouts: Dyke Wall Calculations
    19:01
  • Tank Farm Layouts: Fire Fighting
    18:33
  • Index of Under ground piping
    04:07
  • General terms Index
    00:49
  • Underground Piping: Rules to remember
    14:19
  • UG Networks: Important things
    02:33
  • Manholes in Cooling water systems
    09:21
  • Catch Basin
    05:05
  • Clean out pits
    02:44
  • Invert elevation
    00:19
  • Diversion pits
    03:05
  • Diversion pit-1
    02:16
  • Trench piping
    03:22
  • Valve pit
    01:11
  • Vent Piping
    02:21
  • Understanding the UG networks
    04:48
  • Open Drain networks
    08:42
  • Oily sever network
    00:23
  • Cooling Water Network
    17:19
  • Closed drain networks
    02:52
  • Composite index
    01:26
  • Composite drawings
    12:47
  • Scope Split: Underground activities
    08:19
  • Piperack piping: Topics covered
    01:03
  • Piperack Piping Interconnection diagram
    08:28
  • Piperack Piping Operational
    03:57
  • Piperack Piping B/L guidelines
    05:13
  • Piperack Piping Supporting
    03:32
  • Piperack Piping Equipment Platforms
    05:04
  • Columns Layout & Piping: Topics Covered
    03:58
  • Columns Functioning
    10:51
  • Columns Internals
    09:58
  • Columns Layout & Piping: Part-1
    31:05
  • Columns Layout & Piping: Part-2
    15:03
  • Columns Layout & Piping: Part-3
    07:52
  • Heat Exchanger Layout & Piping: Topics covered
    02:36
  • Classification of Exchangers
    05:00
  • Construction & Operational Features of Exchangers
    12:22
  • Heat Exchanger Layout & Piping aspects
    08:56
  • Heat Exchanger Layout & Piping aspects-Part-2
    08:25
  • 3D Model views of Heat Exhangers
    06:37
  • Heat Exchangers: Layout Optimization tricks
    04:04
  • Pump Piping & Layout: Topics covered
    01:39
  • Pump: Definitions NPSH Cavitation
    13:41
  • Pump Suction piping
    10:13
  • Pump Discharge piping
    05:12
  • Pump Piping Layout Aspects
    19:53
  • Pump Seal
    12:30
  • Compressor Layout & Piping: Topics Covered
    01:58
  • Compressor Layout & Piping: Various Types & Definitions
    06:59
  • Compressor Auxiliaries
    15:34
  • Compressors Steam Turbine items
    16:14
  • Compressor Layout: Deciding Elevations
    18:14
  • Compressor Layout considerations: Part-1
    09:35
  • Compressor Layout considerations: Part-2
    17:13
  • Model Review: Procedure or Specification
    27:30
  • Material Take off
    32:57
  • Piping General Arrangements
    21:22
  • Nozzle Orientation
    41:21
  • Isometics
    31:31

Section-4: Stress Analysis
Section-4: Piping Stress Analysis (14 hours) Stress analysis is an integral part of Piping engineering which decides the flexibility of critical & non-critical piping systems. Caesar II is used in most of the cases to perform the stress analysis. In this section, not only Basics of stress analysis are explained but how to perform the analysis in CAESAR II is explained in detail. Moreover, this section talks about actual stress analysis for various vessels & equipment in details. Pipe Support section talks about Pipe Support selection, various spans, Standard & Special Supports. Basics of Stress Analysis Inputs required Stress Critical Line list WRC 537 & WRC 297 Thickness calculation Flange Leakage Checking Expansion Loop calculation Learning Caesar II Basics of Caesar II Creating Load Cases Static Load Case Editor Wind & Seismic Analysis Slug & Surge Analysis Modal Analysis Stress analysis Pump Piping Horizontal vessels Buried pipe Storage Tanks GRE piping FRP piping PSV Piping Pipe Supports List & Role of Supports Supporting Span Standard & special Supports Spring & Hanger supports Optimization rules

  • Pump Piping Stress Analysis
    01:19:39
  • Deciding Stress Critical Lines and Preparing Critical Line List
    30:21
  • Inputs for Pipe Stress Analysis
    12:15
  • Getting started with Caesar II
    21:04
  • Introduction to Pipe Supports
    26:18
  • Pipe Thickness Calculation following ASME B31 3
    15:22
  • What is piping isometric drawing
    19:08
  • Pump Piping Stress Analysis
    01:19:39
  • Creating Analysis Load Cases using Caesar II Static load case editor
    41:03
  • Modelling of Horizontal Vessel in Caesar II
    30:43
  • Wind and Seismic Analysis in Caesar II
    24:26
  • Flange Leakage Checking in Caesar II
    58:56
  • PSV Piping Stress Analysis
    40:39
  • What is an Expansion Loop
    18:34
  • Modal Analysis in Caesar II Pipe Stress Analysis Course
    27:29
  • WRC 537 and WRC 297 in Caesar II
    28:19
  • Slug and Surge Flow Analysis using Caesar II
    30:13
  • Generating Stress Analysis Reports for Clients
    11:03
  • Editing your Caesar II model Trunnion modeling
    12:41
  • Buried piping stress analysis
    15:07
  • Use of Spring Hanger for Stress Analysis
    36:21
  • Storage Tank Piping Stress Analysis
    33:05
  • GRE Stress Analysis Basics
    29:00
  • FRP Pipe Stress Analysis Case Study
    35:11
  • GRE Flange leakage Analysis
    11:14
  • Introduction to pipe supports
    05:11
  • Role of Pipe Supports in Piping Design
    16:28
  • Types of Pipe Supports
    14:55
  • List of Pipe Supports
    29:26
  • Pipe Support Spacing or Span
    11:39
  • How to Support a Pipe
    16:49
  • Pipe Support Optimization Rules
    07:44
  • Pipe Support Standard and Special Pipe Support
    08:02
  • Support Engineering Considerations
    15:41

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