API 650, 653, and 620 Storage Tanks - PEICE

Venue: Houston

Location: Houston, United States

Event Date/Time: Nov 16, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 17, 2011
Registration Date: Nov 16, 2011
Early Registration Date: Nov 16, 2011
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Description

Course Information:



Overview

This two-day course is designed for petroleum industry personnel, suppliers, or subcontractors responsible for the design, construction, inspection, maintenance, regulatory compliance, or operation of API above ground storage tanks. The session will provide a comprehensive overview of the relevant codes, highlighting the most recent revisions and upcoming changes. Emphasis will also be placed on current storage tank technology, operation, and management.



A complete set of course materials and lunches are included.



Outline


ATMOSPHERIC TANKS

Tank site, Foundation Design & Construction

Preventing Bottom Leaks, Tank Settlement

Materials - Carbon Steel, Aluminum, Stainless

Design, Sample Problems, Heated Tanks

External/Internal Pressure, Seismic, other Loads

Nozzles and Roof Types

Fabrication (Shop Work)

Erection, Welding Requirements

Testing & Tolerances

Inspection, Radiography, Ultrasonic Alternative

Welding Requirements

Marking, API Monogram

Documentation, Special Service Standards, Inquiries



EXISTING TANK EVALUATION, INSPECTION, REPAIR, ALTERATION AND RECONSTRUCTION

Failures Leading to these Requirements

Exercise to Optimize Internal Inspection Timing



LOW PRESSURE STORAGE TANKS

Also Refrigerated and Cryogenic (such as LNG) Tanks



Instructor(s): Jack Mooney

Jack Mooney has provided worldwide consulting services on tankage, pressure vessels and piping for the world's largest petroleum producers and engineering companies, and is regularly engaged as an expert witness for OSHA and law firms. Jack has taught worldwide courses for the American Petroleum Institute and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in New Jersey, Massachusetts and Kansas, is a member of the API Subcommittee on Aboveground Storage Tanks, and former Chair of the ASME Pressure Vessel Code Special Working Group on Toughness.

Venue

Additional Information

Delivery Method: Classroom Training
Fee: $ 1595 USD
Location Houston, TX
CEU: 1.6 Continuing Education Units
PDH: 16 Professional Development Hours
Certificate: Course Attendance Certificate Issued Upon Completion

Sessions: Date Start Time - End Time 1. Wednesday, November 16, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
2. Thursday, November 17, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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