FLNG Operation & Maintenance (Floating Liquefied Natural Gas)

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

FLNG Operation & Maintenance (Floating Liquefied Natural Gas)

Scheduled Dates

06 - 10 May 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
11 - 15 Nov 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Training Course?

For the successful operation of the LNG FPSO (FLNG) it is of vital importance to understand the process from well operation and subsea control, to separation, dehydration, liquefaction, storage and offload. This 5-day FLNG Operation and Maintenance training course focuses on in maintaining the high level of safety and security during the entire process.

This PetroKnowledge training course highlights the key technical challenges and risks associated the operation and maintenance of an FLNG. It will arm the participant with a wealth of knowledge to help them advance their project.

This training course will feature:

  • Operation and maintenance – Guidance and General Requirements
  • Environmental Influences affecting FLNG operation
  • Gas treatment
  • Liquefaction
  • Storage requirements
  • Offloading operations
  • Control and safety systems
  • Safety in operation and maintenance

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals?

By the end of this training course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the key operational requirements
  • Recognize the effects of the ocean environment on FLNG operation.
  • Understand tank cooling procedures and controlling the boil-off during tank filling.
  • Interpret process plant behaviour
  • Appreciate safety in operation and maintenance

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Technical Staff
  • Project Engineers
  • Engineering Discipline Leads
  • Engineering Specialists
  • Operating Staff
  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Supervisors and Managers
  • Non-Engineering Personnel

How will this Training Course be Presented?

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This FLNG Operation and Maintenance training course will utilise a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. The daily workshops will be highly interactive and participative. This involves regular discussion between both delegates and course director. The training course will provide the participant with an in-depth knowledge through detailed information, real-life case studies, photos and video animation.

Daily Agenda

Day One: Introduction to LNG FPSO

  • Introduction to FLNG design and technology
  • Rules, regulations, codes and standards
  • Operation and maintenance requirements
  • Mooring system
  • Surf and subsea interfaces
  • Environmental and design aspects affecting FLNG operation

Day Two: The LNG Process Plant

  • LNG properties
  • Reception
  • Pre-treatment
  • LPG and condensate
  • Liquefaction
  • Process equipment
  • Dynamic process simulation

Day Three: Storage and Offloading

  • Storing of the products
  • Tank loading preparation
  • Cargo handling (LNG, LPG and condensate)
  • Cargo transfer operations
  • LNG carrier mooring procedures
  • Cargo metering and custody transfer
  • Offloading risks
  • Emergency shutdown and release

Day Four: Power Heating and Utility Systems

  • Power generation and heating systems
  • Power distribution system
  • Heating sources and generators
  • UPSs and batteries
  • Cooling systems
  • Utility systems
  • Electrical system
  • Cryogenic Piping
  • Instrumentation
  • Telecommunication

Day Five: Safety in Operation and Maintenance

  • Control and safety systems
  • Safety instrumentation
  • Accessibility to the LNG process plant
  • Hazards associated with process fluids
  • Assessment of hazards
  • Leakage and dispersion of LNG or hydrocarbon release
  • Control of leaks and releases
  • Emergency plan – equipment and procedures
  • Fire prevention and control
  • Electrical safety


  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to reg@petroknowledge.com

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to info@petroknowledge.com.

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