Training

Introduction to the engine-based power plant

General 

A general introduction to the design and basic operational principles of the diesel power plant.

Course objectives 

The participants will be able to understand and explain the:

  • Working principle of the diesel engine and its components
  • Design and function of the auxiliary systems
  • Design and function of the main alternator and the electrical systems
  • Function of the control system

Syllabus

  • The diesel engine:
    • Energy conversion, efficiencies and diesel engine types and features
    • Design and function of the major engine components
  • The auxiliary systems:
    • Review of the systems by means of the P&I diagrams with lists plus interpretation of the symbols and TAG numbers used
    • Identification of components and instruments in the systems
  • The electrical systems:
    • Function of the generator and transformers
    • Review of the electrical systems by means of the overall single-line diagrams and identification of components
  • The control system:
    • Introduction to operator work stations and interaction with the process

Details


Target group 
All staff working with the plant in question.

 

Tuition methods 
Lectures and demonstrations at the plant.

 

Course duration 
5 days.