Flash Gas Compressor

IOSS is an Internationally accredited provider of versatile Industrial & Non-Industrial training and consultancy services offering high quality, practical support to our clients. Our training courses are designed based on local and international standards delivering industry best practices to our delegates.

The goal of IOSS training courses is to ensure that all individuals reach a certain level of competence to work more safely on-site, reducing the risk to themselves and others.

Operation and Maintenance Training courses are designed to meet the requirements of modern industries and to provide knowledge and skills for understanding and preventing hazards in various fields.

The courses are interactive and can be delivered in the language of your choice. Practical exercises and course materials are provided in accordance with special training requirements. Content can be localized to reflect the country or region in which the workforce will operate.

Participants must successfully complete a training course and assessment to ensure that they reach the required level of competence. Successful participants will then receive a certificate.

  • Introduction
  • Terminology
  • Utilisation
  • Example of compression
  • Basic theoretical concepts
  • The operation of compression
  • Centrifugal compressors
  • Reciprocating Principle of operation
  • The technology of the main components
  • Stator and compressor casings
  • Purpose and operation of the auxiliary systems of a centrifugal compressor
  • Representation of compressors and compressor data
  • Representation on a PFD (process flow diagram)
  • Rating of a compressor
  • Compressors and processes
  • Location and criticality
  • Associated processes compressors
  • Valves  
  • Regulating devices
  • Safety components
  • DGS System
  • Lube Oil System Sequence of start and stop a compressor
  • Preparations
  • Main controller cause and effect
  • Normal operation
  • Monitoring of reciprocating compressors in normal operation
  • Process system 1st level maintenance
  • General information concerning the maintenance of compressors
  • 1st level maintenance of centrifugal compressors 
  • Centrifugal compressors
  • Incident 1: High Discharge Temperature
  • Incident 2: Reduction of the Volume Flow
  • Surge condition and causes and remedy