Steam Fundamentals

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Organisation profile

Leading Provider of Steam & Thermal Energy Solutions

Whether you are building a new steam plant or extending/improving an existing system, we have the expertise, products, services & solutions to help you meet sustainability goals.

We can help you cut the cost of ownership of steam & fluid systems by:

Reducing overall energy consumption

Lowering the plant’s carbon footprint

Reducing risk & maintaining safe operations

Ensuring consistent end-product quality

Raising the productivity of processes

Training aim

To gain a broad overview and basic understanding of the use of steam in building service / process applications

Learning objectives

To develop an appreciation of:

Why Steam is a reliable and effective source of heat

Typical applications

Basic design considerations

Course outline

This course examines the properties of steam and condensate, explaining why steam is an effective source of heat and energy. It covers basic design considerations for when refurbishing plant rooms, adding new processes and modifying existing systems - together with designing new applications

Trainer's profile

Dan Wells is National Consultant Specialist for the UK and the Republic of Ireland at Spirax Sarco, assisting Mechanical Design Engineers with Educational; Commercial and Technical requirements

Course duration

60 minutes

Assessment & certification

Certificate of attendance provided to evidence 1 CPD hour earned. No assessment

Who should attend

Mechanical Engineers, Energy & Sustainability Engineers, Commissioning and Maintenance Engineers, HS&E Managers, Production & Process Engineers