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There are millions of kilometers of onshore and offshore pipelines spread across the world. With the expansion and addition of new staff, there is an increasing need for full appreciation of the engineering design of these pipeline systems. Learn more in the Competency in Onshore and Offshore Pipeline Systems programme at Engineering Institute of Technology.
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Overview

A long with this is a growing need for expanded training, to supply qualified personnel, and hence opportunity for pipeline technicians, technologists and engineers in onshore and offshore installations. Also, many personnel involved in pipeline operations do not receive even basic pipeline engineering training, while some are exposed only to specialized areas. This is where the requirement for a program such as this fits in, with its stated objective of equipping the participant with the core skills in pipeline engineering that will help enhance his/her career, and benefit the organization.

The programme

This Competency in Onshore and Offshore Pipeline Systems course at Engineering Institute of Technology examines pipeline design, construction and routing through to pipeline economics and advanced practices in asset management. No matter whether you are a new mechanical or pipeline technician/technologist/engineer or a practicing operations and facilities engineer, you will find this course extremely beneficial. You will gain an in-depth understanding of the applicable standards and specifications related to pipeline design, operation and maintenance, as also grasp the engineering principles involving liquid and gas flow and their importance in relation to pipeline design. The use of key performance indicators will be derived to measure the performance of your valuable asset, the pipeline.

With its relevance to both onshore and offshore pipelines, the program equips you with a multidisciplinary understanding of pipelines and enables you to understand the full cycle of pipeline engineering.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pipeline basics and factors influencing pipeline design
  • Pipeline route selection
  • Codes and standards affecting pipeline design, construction, operation and maintenance
  • Pipeline design principles - hydraulics, mechanical design, materials of construction
  • Pipeline construction fundamentals
  • Pipeline protection and maintenance
  • Pipeline economics
  • Physical quantities and units used in pipeline design
  • Codes and specifications

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

CRICOS Provider Number - 03567C

Tuition Fee

Please contact EIT for detailed fee information

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