Custody Transfer & Fiscal Metering

Place
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Site visit
Dates
13 - 16 October 2020
Who should attend?

This course is suited to engineers involved in

  • Metering
  • Measurement
  • Flow
  • Instrumentation
  • Calibration
  • QMI

Summary

This programme will familiarise the participants with all the essential knowledge and best practices onmetering systems, flow measurement principles and methods. This 4-day course will equip you with all the necessary tools to avoid errors in measurements andensure you avoid expensive mistakes.

Learning Objectives

  • Design a gas metering station
  • Understand scheduling, validation, nomination sampling and analysis
  • Master parameters to be measured for based flow measurements
  • Comprehend fluid and flow dynamics
  • Understand the advantages and disadvantages of different types of flow meters
  • Recognize applied accuracy terminology and apply it accordingly
  • Familiarise yourself with international flow measurement standards
  • Establish factors involved with standardized gas flow metering
  • Identify different types of gas and liquid meter provers and understand their applications and operations

Key Topics

  • Fluid & flow dynamics
  • Measurement accuracy & quality assurance
  • Station design
  • Standards
  • Calibration
  • Analyzer sampling & conditioning

Programme

  • Over 20 hours of interactive learning
  • Case studies, workshops & lessons learned
  • 5 hours of networking with industry peers
  • Training materials will be provided in printed and digital format
  • All delegates will receive printed and LinkedIn certificates
  • Evening drinks reception
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Trainers

Dirk Horst

Instrumentation Trainer & Consultant

Dirk’s first professional study was in Electronics and was successfully followed by a dedicated study in Instrumentation.

In 1977 he joined a daughter company of Shell, the Dutch Oil Company N.A.M., where he initiallyworked as an Instrument Technician. In 1992 he joined Shell Global Solutions at Shell Research in Amsterdam as Quality Measuring Instrument (QMI) Assistant and later as Senior Assistant Chemist Analytical Processes at Hydro-Carbon Processing.  During this period he started working part-time at the Shell Head Office in The Hague as a Global QMI Consultant followed by a period as an Instrument and QMI Trainer as Shell International. From that moment he started his successful International careerand performed several jobs : QMI Start-up & Commissioning Engineer  at  Reliance Petroleum Refinery Ltd. – India; Senior Consultant during in-line blending project at Shell Harburg Refinery;  QMI Maintenance Engineer at Nigeria LNG and his last Shell assignment before retirement in November 2011 was a QMI-Trainer & Consultant in Sakhalin, Russia.

Dirk Horst

Instrumentation Trainer & Consultant

Dirk’s first professional study was in Electronics and was successfully followed by a dedicated study in Instrumentation.

In 1977 he joined a daughter company of Shell, the Dutch Oil Company N.A.M., where he initiallyworked as an Instrument Technician. In 1992 he joined Shell Global Solutions at Shell Research in Amsterdam as Quality Measuring Instrument (QMI) Assistant and later as Senior Assistant Chemist Analytical Processes at Hydro-Carbon Processing.  During this period he started working part-time at the Shell Head Office in The Hague as a Global QMI Consultant followed by a period as an Instrument and QMI Trainer as Shell International. From that moment he started his successful International careerand performed several jobs : QMI Start-up & Commissioning Engineer  at  Reliance Petroleum Refinery Ltd. – India; Senior Consultant during in-line blending project at Shell Harburg Refinery;  QMI Maintenance Engineer at Nigeria LNG and his last Shell assignment before retirement in November 2011 was a QMI-Trainer & Consultant in Sakhalin, Russia.

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Price per Delegate (EUR)

2395.00
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Lydia Makori

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+421 222 200 543