Project Engineering and Management (2181704)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction to project management
Definition of project purpose - Scope, time, quality and rganization structure. Basic and detailed engineering: Degree of automation, Project S curves, manpower considerations, inter-department and inter-organization interactions, Multi agency interaction. Types of projects and types of contracts e.g. EPC, BOOT etc
4
8 %
2
Project management functions
Controlling, directing, project authority, responsibility, accountability, interpersonal influences and standard ommunication formats, project reviews. project planning and scheduling, life project engineering and management cycle phases, the statement of work (SOW), projects specifications, bar charts, milestones, schedules, work breakdown structures, cost breakdown structures and planning cycle.
4
8 %
3
Project cost and estimation
Types and estimates, pricing process, salary and other overheads, man-hours, materials and support costs. program evaluation and review techniques (PERT) and critical path method (CPM), estimating activity time and total program time, total PERT/CPM planning crash times, software‘s used in project management.
4
8 %
4
Instrument Project Control
Project engineering documents and drawing: Process flow sheets, Mechanical flow sheets, Instrument index sheets, loop wiring diagram, panel drawings and specifications, plot plans, installation details, special drawings, purchase requisition, other documents. Information required: Process information, Instrument specifications and standards, piping specifications, Electrical specifications, bid documents, Project procedure, project schedule, Equipment Information, Vendor drawing Work coordination: Project manager, process engineer, equipment engineer, Piping design supervisor, Structural, architectural and civil, Electrical, purchasing and expediting and others Planning hints and Project check list
8
15 %
5
Engineering Design criteria
Pneumatic versus electronics system, Control centers, Future and spare capacity Specifications for various measurement and control groups: Flow, Pressure, Level, Temperature, Control valves, Control panels, Analytical instruments Transmission systems: Pneumatic & Electronic – Materials, Distribution, Terminations and Identification Process connections – Take-offs and Piping, Location of taps, Sealing instruments from process, Manifolds and gage valves Miscellaneous Design Criteria: Mounting instruments, Selections of units, charts, ranges; Instrument identification, Winterizing, Material of construction, Package equipment systems Electrical safety: NEC code, Purging and pressurization, Enclosures, Intrinsic safety
8
15 %
6
Selecting Measurement Methods and Control valves
Flow Instruments: Differentials meters, Rotameters, Magnetic meters, Turbine meters, Target meters, Vortex meters, Positive displacement meters, Primary elements for Differential meters Level Instruments: Displacement type, Differential pressure type, Capacitance type, ultrasonic types, Radiation types, and Miscellaneous type Pressure Instruments: Manometers, Bourdon elements, Bellows, Diaphragm, Strain gauges, Chemical seals Temperature Instruments: Filled systems, thermocouples, RTDs, Thermister, Bimetallic thermometers, Optical and Radiation pyrometers, Miscellaneous types: Pyrometric cones, Temperature sensitive materials, Quartz crystal thermometers, Temperature switch selection Control valve Selection: Pressure drop requirement, capacity requirement, Valve rangeability, Choosing the flow characteristic, Choosing body design, Single seat versus Double seat construction, Selection of actuators, Use of valve positioner, Selection of other mechanical features, Manifolds, Split ranging control valve, Valve noise problem, Special purpose valves
15
29 %
7
Construction and Start up
Organizing: Documents, schedule, cost control Ordering and Receiving equipment and Material: Purchase orders, Material status, storage Installing instrument systems: Procedures, Coordination, Good installation practices Calibration Testing: Process connections, Pneumatic lines, Electrical Loop checking: Flow transmitter , Temperature transmitter, Control valve,Miscellaneous checks Startup: Placing instruments in service, Tuning loop controls, evaluating process upsets and disturbances, Repairing or replacing defective equipment, special equipment, Additional control
6
12 %
8
Introduction to International quality systems - ISO 9000
Quality management practices worldwide, certifying agencies. Quality, customers and ISO 9000 ISO 9000- A management overview ISO 9000- Quality system Inspection, Test standards and Calibration
3
5 %