|Spring 2024||March 7 – 8, 2024||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Central Time (UTC -6)
|16 hrs.||Sheraton North Houston at George Bush Intercontinental
Accepts in-person and virtual attendees
This course is intended for engineers based at refinery and petrochemical operating plants who deal with heat transfer equipment – mechanical / pressure equipment, inspection, reliability, maintenance, projects, debottlenecking. It can also serve as a refresher course or as the first broad exposure to heat transfer equipment for those are in the 0-5 year experience range.
The objective is to enable plant-based engineers to understand operation, mechanical and thermal design choices, failure mechanisms and remedies, applicable codes & standards, repair plans and rerates. While Shell & Tube Exchangers, Air Cooled Heat Exchangers, and Process Heaters will be the primary focus, all types of heat transfer equipment will be covered (Plate type, etc.).
Who Should Attend:
Plant Engineers looking to gain basic knowledge with the design, specification, maintenance and repair planning of heat transfer equipment.
Louis Pasnik has 25 years’ experience as a thermal and mechanical engineer with specific emphasis on heat exchangers, furnaces, and combustion equipment. Thirteen of those years were spent as a plant based “boots-on-the-ground” heat transfer engineer for a Major Owner/Operator supporting multiple refineries & petrochemical plants with troubleshooting and planning repairs on heat transfer equipment. In addition, he has worked on large and small capital projects both as an EPC and as an Owner/Operator. Mr. Pasnik currently serves as the vice-chair of API 660, Shell & Tube Heat Exchangers.
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Becht offers the following discounts on Public Training:
The highest applicable discount will be applied; discounts are not additive.
- Early Registration – A 10% discount is to be provided when you register 30 days before the start date of the training.
- Group Rate – A group discount is applied when you send three or more people from your organization to the same course and provide a single payment.
- Yearly Commitment Discount – A 25% discount when you prepay for a minimum of 10 participants from your organization to any of the courses in the same year.
|No. of Registrants||Discount/Person|
|4 – 6||20%|
|7 and up||25%|
Virtual Training Platform:
GoToTraining is Becht’s interactive online training solution with the most reliable features to help you before, during, and after your sessions. GoToTraining is a robust training platform that engages participants/attendees virtually.
A full refund is available for cancellations more than 30 days before course start date. Within 30 days of course start date, course credit can be transferred to another attendee within the same company, or can be kept on file to be applied to a future Becht training course.
For information regarding the training course, contact the Training Coordinator at Training@becht.com.