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Process Burner Fundamentals (PB116)

Designed for:

Engineers, operators, maintenance, safety and training personnel from hydrocarbon and chemical processing plants around the world.

Course Description:

This course provides introductory knowledge of the essential theory and practical application of process burners. This is a customized course where the client selects the topics to be covered. It typicall ranges from 1 to 3 days in length depending on the topics selected.

Typical Course Objectives:

  • Discuss the basics of combustion
  • Describe the importance of fuel composition
  • List the 3 burner types and 6 Ms of combustion
  • Discuss where to measure draft
  • Discuss blowoff and liftoff
  • Describe proper burner operation
  • Identify common burner problems and possible causes and solutions

Some topics covered in previous courses include:

  • Combustion Fundamentals
  • Combustion Safety
  • Burner Installation & Maintenance
  • Heat Transfer
  • Heater Fundamentals
  • Burner Fundamentals
  • Heater Operations
  • Fuels
  • Troubleshooting & Service
  • Noise
  • CFD Modeling

Many other topics are available, depending on the needs of the client.

Location, Dates and Prices:

Edmonton, CanadaMarch 2 – 3, 2020$895 USD / $1,170 CAD