Diesel Power Generating Maintenance and Troubleshooting Course

Enhance your diesel power generator maintenance skills with this training course. Learn troubleshooting techniques to ensure reliable operation. BMC Training offers Diesel Power Generating Maintenance and Troubleshooting Course in Electrical and Power Engineering Training Courses.

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  • One Week
Diesel Power Generating Maintenance and Troubleshooting Training Course

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New York , United States 21 - Jul - 2024 25 - Jul - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 21 - Jul - 2024 25 - Jul - 2024 9100 GBP
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London , UK 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 9100 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 11500 GBP
Milan , Italy 14 - Jul - 2024 18 - Jul - 2024 7500 GBP
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Rome , Italy 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 7900 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 8300 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 8700 GBP
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London , UK 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 9100 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 8700 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 5550 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 8400 GBP
Washington , United States 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 13500 GBP
Paris , France 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 7900 GBP
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Madrid , Spain 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 7500 GBP
London , UK 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 9100 GBP
Milan , Italy 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 7500 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 11500 GBP
Milan , Italy 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 7500 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 5300 GBP
Rome , Italy 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 7900 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 8300 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 8700 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 5300 GBP
Rome , Italy 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 7900 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 8300 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 8700 GBP
Madrid , Spain 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 7500 GBP
Munich , Germany 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 12750 GBP
London , UK 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 5950 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 9100 GBP
Paris , France 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 7900 GBP
Dubai , UAE 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 5722.5 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 9100 GBP
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Munich , Germany 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 9100 GBP
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Munich , Germany 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 12750 GBP
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Tokyo , Japan 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 11500 GBP
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Zurich , Switzerland 20 - Oct - 2024 24 - Oct - 2024 8700 GBP
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New York , United States 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 12750 GBP
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Berlin , Germany 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 9100 GBP
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Tokyo , Japan 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 11500 GBP
Milan , Italy 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 7500 GBP
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Rome , Italy 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 7900 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 8300 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 8700 GBP
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Rome , Italy 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 7900 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 8300 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 8700 GBP
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London , UK 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 9100 GBP
Paris , France 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 7900 GBP
Dubai , UAE 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 5722.5 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 9100 GBP
Madrid , Spain 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 7500 GBP
London , UK 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 9100 GBP
Madrid , Spain 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 7500 GBP
London , UK 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 9100 GBP
Milan , Italy 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 7500 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 11500 GBP
Milan , Italy 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 7500 GBP
Milan , Italy 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 7500 GBP
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Rome , Italy 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 7900 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 8300 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 8700 GBP
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London , UK 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 9100 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 8700 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 5550 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 8400 GBP
Washington , United States 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 13500 GBP
Paris , France 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 7900 GBP
Dubai , UAE 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 5722.5 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 9100 GBP
Madrid , Spain 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 7500 GBP
London , UK 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 5950 GBP
Munich , Germany 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 8900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 8300 GBP
New York , United States 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 12750 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 9100 GBP
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Course Syllabus

Course Description

Diesel generating plants have an important role in power plants as well as in industries and commercial installations to meet continuous and emergency standby power requirements for day to-day use. A good knowledge of basic operation principles, layout requirements, associated components and maintenance practices for diesel power plants help the career development of
many engineers and technicians in today's demanding world. Whatever your role in industry - designer, purchase engineer, installation contractor or maintenance engineer, a solid knowledge of diesel power plants is always useful.

This course is designed to familiarize you with various aspects of diesel generating Power plants for practical application.

Examples will be taken from various industrial standard practices regarding the construction, layouts, application and maintenance procedures followed for reliable and trouble free operation of diesel power plants. The various tests to be conducted during commissioning and maintenance checks to ensure proper and long term operation of diesel power plants will also be covered in the course.

Some essential systems such as fuel oil layouts lube oil requirements and control circuitry will also be discussed.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, you will gain valuable know-how related To diesel generating plants on:

  • Combustion processes and engine operation principles
  • Types and applications
  • Fuel and lube oil requirements
  • ISO ratings and terminologies
  • Engine components and their functions
  • Generator principles and construction
  • Plant layout requirements for single and multiple units
  • Associated control panels and operation
  • Testing and commissioning procedures
  • Plant performance troubleshooting techniques
  • Good maintenance practices

Course Outlines

Introduction

  • Power generation methods
  • AC power vs DC power
  • Single phase and three phase AC power
  • Prime movers
  • Power plant types
  • Diesel power plants
  • Advantages of diesel power generation
  • Engine types

DIESEL TECHNOLOGY AND CLASSIFICATIONS

  • Basic engine processes
  • Reciprocating engines
  • Spark ignition engines
  • Diesel engines
  • Dual fuel engines
  • Speed classifications
  • Service classifications

BASIC ENGINE DESIGN AND RATINGS

  • Design characteristics and formulas
  • Turbo charger
  • Ambient conditions
  • ISO ratings
  • Performance and efficiency
  • Efficiency enhancements
  • Engine speed
  • Fuel combustion methods

FUEL OIL SYSTEMS AND LAYOUTS

  • Crude oil
  • HSD, LDO and heavy fuels
  • Economics of fuel selection
  • Pressure and temperature characteristics
  • Viscosity
  • Specific heat and temperature
  • Specific fuel consumption
  • Fuel filters and heaters
  • Fuel nozzles and igniters
  • Emission control
  • Storage requirements
  • Typical fuel system layouts and components

LUBE OIL SYSTEMS

  • Lube oil specification
  • Lube oil consumption in diesel engines
  • Typical lube oil system layouts
  • Viscosity and temperature
  • Lube oil filters and heaters

GENERATORS

  • Principle of operation
  • Major components (field coils, commutator, DC output, regulator, armature, rotating diodes)
  • Generator types
  • Low voltage and medium voltage generators
  • Typical circuitry
  • Load types and generator sizing
  • System grounding methods
  • Faults and protection
  • Performance evaluation and testing

DIESEL GENERATING SETS

  • Coupling requirements
  • Skid mounting
  • Layout requirements
  • Paralleling of multiple DG sets
  • Standard control panels
  • Interconnections

OTHER COMPONENTS

  • Starting methods
  • Starting characteristics
  • Battery sizing
  • Step load requirements
  • Standby requirements
  • Auto start and auto transfer schemes
  • Auto transfer switches

DG PLANT LAYOUTS

  • Industrial applications
  • Power generation plant applications
  • Single and multiple sets
  • Fuel storage requirements
  • Air intake system
  • Exhaust system
  • Auxiliary power requirements
  • Typical power schemes

TESTING AND COMMISSIONING

  • Factory tests
  • Pre-commissioning checks and tests
  • Performance monitoring
  • Fuel and lube oil consumption checks

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

  • Safety requirements
  • Operation monitoring based on applications
  • Maintenance techniques
  • Spares and inventory management
  • Inspection
  • Engine overhaul and repair
  • Troubleshooting

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