Houston - Houston, TX
04 November, 08:00 AM - 13 November, 05:00 PM
Course Description: CAESAR II Productivity Training is regarded as one of the best pipe stress analysis courses in the world. Attendees develop real world knowledge of static and dynamic pipe stress analysis while also learning how to use CAESAR II for cost effective piping design. Topics covered include: Piping code background & requirements, Proper modeling techniques, Guidelines for piping system design, Interpreting program results, Buried pipe and pipeline analysis, Fatigue evaluation of piping, Addressing wind & seismic loads with static equivalents, Wave & current loads on offshore risers, Dynamic response of mechanical systems, Building dynamic analysis model, Interpreting dynamic analysis results, Solving field vibration problems using harmonic analysis, Seismic analysis using the response spectrum method, Survey of approaches to evaluating relief valve discharge and Evaluating transient loads with time history analysis. Course Prerequisites: Basic mechanical engineering background.