Piping Design

Piping Design workshop is designed to engage and impart knowledge with skills to the participants in the discipline of piping system design withing various process plants. The workshop will comprises of fundamental principles with concepts used in process plant layout and piping design.  The goal is to design safe and dependable processing facilities in a cost effective manner. With the completion of the course the participant will have a clear understanding of the design and engineering principles used in plant layout and piping design.


Can access computer system and make use of internet to perform search over Google.


Need to Prepare?

Basic knowledge of mechanical system and automobile engineering would be appreciated.


Tools Expected:-

Windows OS based PC, Smart phone with Internet, Notebook and Pen


Tools Used (for the session):-

Software for designing, Digital toolkit of PPTs , Study material for all participants



General piping design philosophy, Design temperature, Pressure design of piping components, Thermal Flexibility, Layout considerations and pipe supports etc.



The workshop will addressed about fundamental principles and concepts used in process plant layout and piping design. Upon completion of this course the attendees will have a clear understanding of the design and engineering principles used in plant layout and piping design.



  • 3D representation of Piping plans, sections, elevations



2 Days (7 hours each including 1-hour lunch break) 



Day 1
Session 1 (03:30 hrs):-
Introduction to Process Plant Layout and Piping Design
  • Plant layout fundamentals
  • Procedures and workflow
  • Physical quantities, units, trigonometry


Introduction to Chemical Processing Methods
  • Unit operations and unit processes
  • Process flow diagrams (PFDs)
  • Utilities


Session 2- (02:30 hrs)
Equipment Used in Process Plants
  • Process equipment – reactors, towers, Exchangers, vessels
  • Mechanical equipment – pumps,
  • Compressors, turbines
  • Equipment drawings, nozzle specifications,
  • Vendor drawings
  • Equipment foundations and supports


Plant Layout and Plot Plans
  • Plant layout specifications
  • Codes
  • Safety considerations
  • Plot plans
  • Equipment arrangement drawings


Session Recap


Day 2
Session 1- (03:30 hrs)
Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Instruments and instrument symbols
  • Control valve manifolds
  • Meter runs


Plant Layout and Piping Design Documentation and Tools
  • Line lists
  • Equipment lists
  • Bill of materials
  • P&IDs
  • Piping isometrics
  • 3D models
  • Piping specifications
  • Piping codes


Fundamentals of Pipe
  • Pipe dimensions
  • Pipe data
  • Pipe joining methods
  • Pipe representation
  • Common abbreviations


Session 2- (02:30 hrs)
Piping System Components
  • Fittings – elbows, tees, reducers, end caps
  • Fitting makeup and dimensions
  • Flanges
  • Valves
  • Pipe racks
  • Pipe supports
  • Anchors, guides


Pipe Routing
  • Piping isometrics
  • Piping plans, sections, elevations
  • 3D representation


Session Recap
Zonal Round of SkillThon


Certificate distribution and acknowledgement


INR 1100 (GST exclusive) Per Participation