Future Solutions

Course Objective:

Upon completion of this training course, participants will be able to:

  • Compare and contrast Refinery Process unit designs.
  • Discuss unit damage mechanisms.
  • List the key steps in the inspection planning process.
  • Identify unit-specific problems and describe typical solutions.
  • Acquire the ability to participate in RBI Workshops.
  • Develop skills to prepare inspection task plans outside of RBI Workshops.

Delivery Method:

  • The course will be delivered through a combination of lectures, case studies, group discussions, and practical exercises. Participants will engage in interactive sessions to enhance learning and practical application of concepts.

Target Audience:

  • Engineers, inspectors, supervisors, and managers involved in refinery operations, maintenance, inspection, and reliability.

Course Outlines:

Refinery Process Unit Designs and Damage Mechanisms

  • Overview of refinery process units and their designs
  • Comparison of common refinery layouts and configurations
  • Introduction to unit damage mechanisms: corrosion, erosion, cracking, etc.



Inspection Planning Process and Unit-Specific Problems

  • Key steps in the inspection planning process
  • Risk-Based Inspection (RBI) methodology overview.
  • Identifying unit-specific problems and typical solutions.



Participation in RBI Workshops

  • Understanding the purpose and structure of RBI workshops
  • Hands-on participation in simulated RBI workshops
  • Practical exercises on risk assessment and prioritization.



Preparation of Inspection Task Plans

  • Developing inspection task plans outside of RBI workshops.
  • Case studies and examples of effective inspection planning
  • Review and discussion of inspection task plans developed by participants.