329.020 Basics of Pressure Vessel and Plant Technology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VU, 3.0h, 4.0EC
Lecture TubeTUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • LectureTube course
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • interpret and apply definitions, terms and basic rules for pressure equipment (pressure vessels, piping, armatures, and pressure bearing assemblies).
  • assigning important regulation for placing on the market and operation of pressure equipment in Austria, the European Union, and global; applying concepts and terms from these regulations, and becoming acquainted to similar regulation quickly;
  • interpret and apply requirements  to materials, design, manufacture, accessories, testing and examination (pre- and in-service inspections) of pressure vessels.
  • describe structure and features of important elements of pressure vessels and plants, with the further goal to select such elements and operate plants.
  • describe and interpret important documents (especially drawings) in plant design.

Subject of course

  • Documents and design drawings in plant design
  • Pressure equipment: Pressure Equipment Directive (Richtlinie 2014/68/EU) and other Legal requirements as well as rules of technology,, materials, manufacturing, testing und in-service inspection, design calculations
  • Special design details: Plating, lining, multi-layer design, design to avoid or minimize corrosion, heat insulation, connectors and leak-tightness, sight glasses
  • Piping: Piping parts and welded connections, compensation of thermal strain and expansion joints, supports, insulation and heating, venting, drainage, piping design documents
  • Accessories: Blocking- and adjustment valves, accessory against overpressure, non-return valves, steam traps, drainage and venting valves, pressure-reducing valves
  • Special equipment: Heat exchangers

Teaching methods

Presentation with numerous examples, screening of comprehension and examples in the form of eLearning tests.

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

see informations in German laguage.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu11:00 - 12:0008.10.2020 - 17.12.2020GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu11:15 - 12:0005.11.2020 - 26.11.2020 Zoom Meeting - siehe TUWEL (LIVE)Online questions
Thu15:00 - 16:0019.11.2020 Online Zoom Meeting (LIVE)Online questions
Basics of Pressure Vessel and Plant Technology - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu08.10.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu15.10.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu22.10.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu29.10.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu05.11.202011:15 - 12:00 Zoom Meeting - siehe TUWELOnline questions
Thu12.11.202011:15 - 12:00 Zoom Meeting - siehe TUWELOnline questions
Thu19.11.202015:00 - 16:00 Online Zoom MeetingOnline questions
Thu26.11.202011:15 - 12:00 Zoom Meeting - siehe TUWELOnline questions
Thu03.12.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu10.12.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele
Thu17.12.202011:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Fragestunde und Beispiele

Examination modalities

E-Learning tests between the lectures have to be passed for taking part in the written exam at the end of the course.
Further details are given in German language.

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu13:00 - 15:0017.06.2021 Online Exam - Zoom Meetingassessed10.05.2021 08:00 - 10.06.2021 08:00TISSWS2020_4_Online_Prüfung-näheres siehe Beschreibung in TISS

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.09.2020 12:00 09.10.2020 08:00 29.01.2021 08:00

Registration modalities:

Anmeldung in TISS wegen Freischaltung des E-Learning Systems erforderlich.

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 273 Chemical and Process Engineering 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
734 Apparatus, Plant and Process Engineering 6. Semester
735 Chemical Engineering 8. Semester

Literature

Lecture notes for this course are available. Die Modalitäten des Skriptenverkaufs werden rechzeitig bekanntgegeben (LVA-News).

Language

German