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Start Date : 4 Aug,2024
End Date   : 8 Aug,2024
Duration    : 5 Days
Price          : $ 3,995 ( SAR 14,981.25)



Compressors' operation and maintenance together with the troubleshooting mechanism is one of the major articles in most parts of industry. The obeyed techniques are varied from one place to another. As a result, these points are to be discussed in details. 



Course Objectives: 

The course aims at performing the standard maintenance strategies and associated steps in the right time. The inspection will be divided into daily, monthly, semi-annual and annual inspection. The inspection will be divided into several intervals with associated activities. The complete compressor overhaul will be also discussed with a great emphasis on the major repair if any. 


Course Content: 

  • An introduction to compressors 

  • Compressor classification and different types 

  • Centrifugal compressors, main features and main components 

  • Rotor inspection and measurements 

  • Shaft inspection and associated systems 

  • Belts, pulley and ways of maintenance 

  • Gear and couplings maintenance 

  • Bearing and lubrication systems 

  • Coolers and the associated compressor components. 

  • Compressor seals 

  • Bearing types 

  • Bearing and methods and frequency of repair 

  • Intake housing inspection and maintenance 

  • Reciprocating compressor 

  • Oil type and properties 

  • Lubrication methods 

  • Maintenance of ports and valves 

  • Seal and associate devices 

  • Screw compressor 

  • Oil filters and ways of inspection 

  • Intake filters 

  • Labyrinth seals 

  • Oil levels 

  • Recording of failure and failure modes FMEA (Risk Priority Number) RPN 

  • Surge prevention systems 

  • Main compressor overhaul 

  • Components to be inspected 

  • Cleaning methods 

  • Maintenance vs repair issues 

  • Replacement components and interval 

  • Case studies 


Targeted Audience: 

Mechanical, operation & maintenance engineers and qualified technicians. 

Air Compressors, Operation, Maintenance and Troubleshooting

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