mobile NEW Compressor Basics CourseⅡ(Centrifugal Compressor) English

Summary of course Summary of course

To master performance monitoring and operation management methods using the centrifugal compressor as an example.

Target Plant operators and engineers
Expected learning time 3hours
Shortest execution time 60minutes

Aim and feature of courseAim and feature of course

★ Learn about the theory of centrifugal compression, performance, and basic operational knowledge using cut section models of centrifugal compressors and videos of various experiments relating to operational theory.
★ Combining animated computer graphics, narration, and real video imagery, the explanations are given a sense of presence and realism.

Curriculum Curriculum

Subject・Main items Main items
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1 Basic Understanding
    • 101 Structure and Gas Flow
    • 102 Compression Mechanism
    Chapter 2 Performance Curves
    • 201 Head
    • 202 Pressure
    • 203 Work and Motive Power
    • 204 Efficiency and Shaft horsepower (1)
    • 205 Efficiency and Shaft horsepower (2)
    • 206 Summary Exercises 1
    Chapter 3 Operating Conditions and Performance Curves
    • 301 Surging Region
    • 302 Practical Flow Control (1)
    • 303 Practical Flow Control (2)
    • 304 Impact of Fluctuations in Operating Conditions (1)
    • 305 Impact of Fluctuations in Operating Conditions (2)
    • 306 Impact of Fluctuations in Operating Conditions (3)
    • 307 Impact of Fluctuations in Operating Conditions (4)
    • 308 Impact of Actual Fluctuations and Surging
    • 309 Summary Exercises 2
    Chapter 4 Centrifugal Compressor System
    • 401 Thrust Balance
    • 402 Seal System (1)
    • 403 Seal System (2)
    • 404 Seal Oil System
    • 405 Lubrication System
    Chapter 5 System Operation Management
    • 501 Seal Oil System Management (1)
    • 502 Seal Oil System Management (2)
    • 503 Precautions during Startup
    • 504 Summary Exercises 3