Equipment & Machinery Design

Batch Schedule:

Regular Mode (3.5 months, Thurs to Sun, 10 to 5) :- Starting 12th July 2018
Weekend Mode (6 months, Sat/Sun, 10 to 5) :- Starting: 14th July 2018

Course Fees:

Rs. 45,000/- (Inclusive of Taxes)

Why this course?

» Mechanical and Chemical Engineers are taught with preliminary design theory and are not aware of detailed mechanical design of various process equipment
» They are not aware of entire life cycle of any process development project and importance of mechanical design
» Graduate mechanical engineer is not aware of various important codes and standards and he/she does not know how to use codes for equipment design
» Few concept are not taught in the engineering curriculum due to lack of time
» Students are not aware of modern software tools used in the industry
» This course would be taught by industry professional having 10-15 years of experience in this field

Key Features:

» In depth course content
» Software: AutoCAD
» Experienced faculty from Industry
» IIT Professor as a Trainer for selected sessions
» Industrial training- RCF Chembur
» Placement assistance
» Internship opportunity to selected deserving students (not part of course commitment)

Employability & Career Pathways:

» Mechanical designers need to play very crucial role in the design of any chemical, petrochemical, refinery or any other plant. He/she is one who designs complete hardware of the plant which separate happy world outside from cruel world of chemical process inside the equipment
» Engineering, Procurement & Construction Companies (EPC) would prefer mechanical designers who have done this course as they get job ready resource. There are over 100 of EPCs in India. The engineer is part of pressure vessel group or mechanical design group
» Engineering Consultancies also prefer Equipment Design Course students over only mechanical/chemical engineers
»  There are hundreds of opportunities around the globe, especially in American, European Subcontinent and Gulf countries.
» Mechanical Equipment Designer with 5 years of experience can start his own engineering consultancy company and become Entrepreneur

Eligibility Criteria:

» BE/B.Tech in Mechanical/Production/Chemical/ Petroleum/ Petrochemical/ Polymer/ Biotechnology and any other allied discipline
» Student appearing in the final year of above programme
» Working professionals

Course Content in Brief:

» Life cycle of process plant, industry overview
» Concept of Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) industry
» Overview of Oil & Gas, Petroleum and Petrochemical Industry
» Role of mechanical design engineer
» Overview of Engineering Flow Diagrams & Data Sheets
» Codes and Standards, Statutory regulations and safety code rules
» Basic Considerations in process equipment design
» Material of Construction, Fabrication of process equipment, Inspection and Quality Control of Process Equipment
» Design Considerations
» Pressure Vessels, Storage Vessels, Supports for Vessels, Mixers
» Design of Various Equipment used in Process Industry- reactors, heat exchangers, evaporators, distillation columns, filters, dryers, etc.
» Pumps, compressors, turbine
» Auxiliary Process Vessels
» Introduction to Boilers and design
» Process hazards, cost estimation
» Industrial Training

How to Enrol?

Click on the following link to enquire about the admission procedure and further details


Contact Us:

Dr. Chetan V. Kapadnis
Centre for Professional Excellence in Engineering (CPE)
Vishwakarma University (VU)
Laxminagar, Kondhwa Budruk, Pune, 411048
Maharashtra, India
M: +91- 9766 2911 84
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