TPS 2017: Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia
September 12 - September 14
The 46th Annual Turbomachinery and Pump Symposia hosts a continuing education program for rotating equipment engineers in the oil and gas, petrochemical, power, aerospace, chemical, and water industries. Technical training topics include maintenance, reliability, troubleshooting, instruction on emerging designs, technology, and best practices that include case studies with real-world relevance on problems-solved and lessons-learned.
The exhibit hall hosts leading international companies from across the globe where industry experts demonstrate full-size equipment and products and share insights on current practices and future trends. Networking opportunities abound for attendees, rounding out the valuable transfer of knowledge that has become the hallmark of TPS.
2017 TURBO SHORT COURSES
PT1 – Vibration Problems and Solutions in Pumps and Turbomachinery
T2 – Steam Turbine 101/201 Combined, Basic Knowledge of Steam Turbine
T3 – Centrifugal Compressors 101
T4 – Centrifugal Compressors 201
T5 – An Introduction to Hydrodynamic Bearings as used in Industrial Turbomachinery
T6 – Lateral Rotordynamics of Petrochemical Equipment – Review, Examples and Problems
T7 – LNG Liquefaction Plants – Overview, Design and Operation
T8 – Gas Turbines – Fundamentals of Design, Operation and Maintenance
B1 – (Bonus Short Course) Role of Mechanical Integrity Program in Design, Installation and Operation of Turbomachinery and Pumps