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Why Choose this Training Course?
Why Choose this Online Training Course?
This PetroKnowledge complete online training course on “Tribology: Friction, Wear and Lubrication” provides fundamental and advanced knowledge into this important topic. Tribology is the technology of friction, wear and lubrication and it has very important role on all equipment used in industry. Mitigating thermal stresses, washing out equipment wear debris and dirt, protection against friction, wear and corrosion are amongst main functions of lubrication. However, to ensure meeting those functions, most suitable lubricants must be chosen and correct procedures for testing and assessing their characteristics shall be adopted.
This PetroKnowledge online training course will feature:
Appreciation of materials behavior and fundamental properties
Comprehensive and cost-effective understanding of maintenance engineering
Theoretical knowledge of friction, wear and lubrication in an industrial context
Oil lubricants properties and performance evaluation
Practical skills in choosing and implementing most suitable lubrication systems
What are the Goals?
What are the Goals?
By the end of this PetroKnowledge online training course, participants will be able to:
Understand equipment failures and maintenance strategies
Evaluate current status of their process plant equipment
Choose the right lubricants for their equipment
Implement cost effective condition monitoring program
Outline and adopt best practices for mitigating equipment failures
Who is this Training Course for?
Who is this Online Training Course for?
This online training course is important for professionals, engineers and technicians who work on wide variety of industries.
This PetroKnowledge online raining course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:
Process plant operation professionals
Chemical and process engineers
Maintenance and services engineers
Technicians who deal with maintenance activities
Process plant supervisors and managers
Oil & Gas professionals
How will this Training Course be Presented?
How will this Online Training Course be Presented?
This PetroKnowledge online training course will utilize a variety of proven online learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, retention of the information presented. The training course is conducted online via an Advanced Virtual Learning Platform in the comfort of your choice location.
Day One: Introduction and Background
Introduction to the Course
Process Plant Equipment Classification
Why Equipment do Fail?
Effects of Design, Operation and Maintenance on Business
Bathtub Interval and Remaining Life Calculations
The Role of Lubrication, Types and Factor of Safety
Day Two: The Tribological System
Tribology Importance, Surfaces and Wetting of Solid Surfaces
Kinetic and Static Friction
Coefficient of Friction
Sliding and Rolling Friction
Friction Regimes: Friction and Lubrication Conditions
Solid Friction (Dry Friction) and Fluid Film Friction
Practical exercises and case studies
Day Three: Wear and Tribological Materials
Materials Fundamental Properties
Types of Wear
Abrasion and Surface Fatigue
Factors Affects Wear Severity
Practical Case Studies
Day Four: Lubricants and Tribological Materials
Lubrication Theory and Fundamentals
Lubricants Selection Criteria
Lubricant Storage and Management
Stress and Strain in Materials
Practical Exercises and Case Studies
Day Five: Practical Applications and Recommendations
Gear Lubricants for Industrial Gears
Lubricants for Rolling and Bearings
Machine Tool Lubrication
Steam and Gas Turbine Oils
Lubrication of Compressors and Pumps
Engine Oil Test
Course Review and Closure
On successful completion of this online training course, a PetroKnowledge E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates