Course Description


Upon the successful completion of this seminar, participants will be able to:-

  • Assess the configuration, operation and management practices of tank farms in terms offacility capacity, operational effectiveness, and the cost/benefit of feed, intermediate and product storage
  • Appreciate the importance of codes, standards, regulations & recommended practices in terms of hazard management and incident scenario layer of protection safeguarding
  • Identify the different types & classifications of tanks and their applications
    Understand considerations of materials-of-construction & various corrosion protection strategies and tactics including cleaning, coating, & cathodic protection
  • Become familiar with fire protection of tanks & tank farms: venting, frangible roofs, flame & detonation arrestors, protection from ignition by static electricity, principles & practices of bonding and grounding, principles of inerting, selection criteria for fire suppression systemsApply tank emission control measures & procedures to satisfy regulatory requirements
  • Understand the principles, preparations, & practices associated with tank cleaning, entry, inspection & repair
  • Use a system approach on tank operations including tank entry, tank bottoms, sludge, source reduction, mitigation, vapor freeing, degassing and tank cleaning
  • Determine the various tank accessories used in the tank & tank farm design, operation,inspection & maintenance and be able to explain their features & functions
  • Computer aided Design and rerating using E-Tank Software – Hands on!
Who Should Attend

Tank Farm Managers, Engineers, Superintendents, Supervisors, and
Operators Maintenance Engineers/Planners, Superintendents, Supervisors, NDT
Technicians Inspectors and Engineers involved with storage tank design, maintenance and inspection

Training Methodology

This interactive training workshop includes the following training methodologies as a percentage of total tuition hours:-

50% Lectures
30% Workshops, Group Work & Practical Exercises
20% Videos & Software


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