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ASME B31.3, Process Piping - Design, Construction, and Mechanical Integrity #28955 - Houston, TX

Becht's 4 day Process Piping Course is designed to provide participants with a complete and up-to-date overview of the area of Piping Technology with an emphasis on process piping. The course covers design, virual logofabrication, examination and testing requirements of ASME B31.3. It covers Code requirements from design through start-up of new piping systems, as well as requirements for inspection and repair of piping systems that have been in service, as provided in API 570, Piping Inspection Code. This course provides a foundation of knowledge necessary for those responsible for assuring the mechanical integrity of existing piping systems, as well as those responsible for designing and constructing new piping systems.

Who Should Attend? Engineers, senior designers, maintenance, quality assurance, inspection and manufacturing personnel who work with process piping (e.g., in the chemical, petroleum, plastic processing, pulp and paper, and bioprocessing fields) will find it a time-saving means to broaden and update their knowledge of piping.

Key Topics Covered Include:

  • B31.3 Introduction
  • Metallic Pipe & Fitting Selection
  • Materials
  • Pressure Design (metallic)
  • Valve Selection
  • Introduction to Flexibility Analysis
  • Layout and Support
  • Flexibility
  • Reactions
  • Flexibility Analysis Methods
  • Designing with Expansion Joints
  • Fabrication and Installation
  • Inspection, Examination and Testing Systems
  • Nonmetallic Piping Systems
  • Category M Fluid Service
  • High Pressure Piping
  • High Purity Piping
  • In-service Piping - Inspection, Repair, Alteration and Rerating
  • What’s Different in B31.1
  • Underground Piping

 Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate for attending 27 hours of classroom instruction. 



Don Frikken, P.E., 
Becht Senior Engineering Advisor











Questions? Contact Becht Technical Training: 908-580-1119; Email Training Click Here


Course Details

Event Date 09-08-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 09-11-2020 4:30 pm
Capacity 18
Original Price $2,400.00
Discounted Price $2,160.00 (Until 08-21-2020 00:00)
Location Becht Houston Office

Group Rate

#Registrants Rate/Person($)
2 2,400.00
3 2,160.00
4 1,920.00
5 1,920.00
5 1,920.00
7 1,800.00