PETEX Instructor Led Courses

Plant Processing of Natural Gas—Emphasis on Engineering

3.0 CEUs

This course is scheduled upon request.

This course may assist in meeting requirements for DOT Operator Certification.

Covers the general design of systems associated with natural gas processing plants to achieve products that meet desired product specifications. Reviews fluid properties, ideal gas laws, dew-point control, and refrigeration systems. Course addresses all components for optimum, economical operating performance.

Length: 4 days

Course Content

Participants receive instruction in:

  • Fundamentals (review)
  • Feed receiving and stabilization
  • Dew-point control and refrigeration systems
  • Hydrocarbon treating, fractionation, and liquid treating
  • Sulfur recovery and Claus off-gas treating
  • Dehydration and mercury removal
  • NGL recovery
  • Nitrogen rejection unit (NRU)
  • Recommended For

  • Maintenance supervisors and superintendents
  • Plant engineering technicians
  • Process control technicians
  • New plant engineers
  • Experienced plant engineers may find the course beneficial as a review.

  • Included with Course:
  • Catered lunch daily; beverages and snacks provided
  • Course materials including instructor presentations and exercises
  • Publication: Plant Processing of Natural Gas, 2nd edition

  • Download a brochure for our Natural Gas Processing Courses (PDF–772 KB).

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