This 2-day course provides delegates with an introduction to the design for the various types of heat exchangers used in the process industries. The introduction will include the mechanical design of each type along with it's advantages and disadvantages.A case study provides the opportunity to select the best heat exchanger design for a particular process requirement and to calculate the size of the exchangers needed to meet the heat transfer service.
Suitable For: Participants with no prior knowledge of heat exchangers and for those with experience who want to learn more.
Key Topics Covered:
Heat transfer fundamentals
Types of heat exchangers and where they are used
Shell and tube heat exchangers
Plate and frame heat exchangers
Welded plate heat exchanger
Air fin exchanger
Printed circuit heat exchanger
Fabrication and materials of construction
Maintenance of heat exchangers