Course Description

Polybed Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) System April 14, 2019 - April 15, 2019 Wyndham Grand Hotel, Building 450, Road 4611, Manama Seafront 346, Bahrain Bay, Manama, Bahrain

Registration Closing Date

March 2, 2019

Register by January 15, 2018 to receive a 10.0% discount.

Course Overview

This course provides an in-depth examination of the UOP Polybed™ PSA system and its operation. Participants will gain a thorough understanding of the PSA system through step-by-step sequencing of all aspects of unit operations. Emphasis is placed on standard operating procedures, process controls, troubleshooting, and plant safety.

This is a discussion-based session designed to encourage interaction and sharing of experiences among participants. Through lecture, team work, and problem-solving sessions, participants will gain experience troubleshooting typical problems. If the course is conducted at the customer site, classroom sessions will be supplemented with hands-on operations and maintenance training.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for process engineers and operations personnel who work with the Polybed PSA System or supervise those who do.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 2.0

Course Benefits

  • Describe PSA system equipment and purpose
  • Describe the PSA system flowscheme
  • Explain the fundamental principles of adsorption applied to the PSA system
  • Identify the major process control loops in the PSA system and their function
  • Describe and understand the PSA cycle sequence
  • Explain how to adjust the PSA system to maintain product purity and maximize unit recovery
  • Identify the major operator actions and what they entail (i.e. switchover/switchback, manual valve mode, start-up mode, etc.)
  • Describe the normal operating conditions of a PSA system
  • Identify upsets and take corrective action

Course Topics

  • Process overview
  • PSA system cycle
  • Control loops
  • Operating conditions
  • System safeguards
  • Alternate modes of operation
  • Troubleshooting

Supplemental Offerings

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