CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

Due to international agreements, some equipment is reserved for specific market areas. We will respond to your enquiry offering the applicable rig. Most plants are available in either Pilot or table top version, with manual or computer control. Stainless steel and Borosilicate glass is used throughout  

Absorption Column

These units can effectively demonstrate:

Obtain a desired product by feeding a gas through a descending liquid.

Removal of a gas from a liquid

Capturing a gaseous product Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aerobic Purification

Aereation Stage where oxygen is provided

Settling Stage where any undigested solids will settle

Disinfecting stage where disinfectant is added to

produce a purified effluent

Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

Air Treatment Plant

Create smoke in an air flow system together with acid gas

Mechanical removal of dust by cycloning and filtration

Remove the gas by absorption

All stages are controlled and carefully monitored Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anaerobic Purification

Anaerobic treatment is carried out in the absence of oxygen.

Other variables such as temperature, pH, etc. allow for

a controlled conversion of complex organic pollutants mainly into

carbon dioxide and methane. Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coagulation Flocculation and Filtration

This is our latest development of a pilot plant which can be used in Chemical Engineering as well as in environmental studies.

All the latest technologies are involved. Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cooling Tower

Cooling Tower rig will familiarize the student with the

design parameters under different air and water flow rates  Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crystallisation Pilot Plant

Batch crystallisation evaporating a solution under varying pressure conditions and then effect crystallization by cooling Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cyclone separator

Although cyclonic separation occurs in many of our other pilot plants, this rig allows the study of the cyclonic effect under various conditions Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

Distillation

We have the exact  plant that you need; or we can build it

to your specifications – One of our plants has two different

columns which can be engaged as required. Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Filtration

Water purification involving

Activated Charcoal

Nano filtration

Membrane

Ultra filtration Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flow Measurement Rig.

Self contained water circulating unit for studying

various flow measuring instruments:

Venturi, Orifice, Pitot tube, Flow meter, Measuring tank and

Manometer. Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

Fixed and Fluidised bed apparatus

Table top self contained unit with two beds, one for air

and one for water, to study fluid bubbling phenomena, such as

Pressure Drops, Fluidisation equations, etc. Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heat Exchangers

A number of heat exchangers are available:

Concentric

Shell and Tube

Jacketed vessel

Plate

A combination of any of the above in one unit Enquire

 

 

 

Mixing

For studying two materials under various conditions:

Mixing tank with removable baffles, variable speed agitator

with different impellers. Torque and speed measurement.

Air bubbles help in visualizing the process Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pressure measurement Rig

Includes manometers, pressure gauges, and dead weight

pressure tester.

A pump generates Pressure and Vacuum Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reactors

Batch reaction

Continuous reaction

Stirred reactors

Manual or computerized versions Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

Temperature Measurement Bench

Table top bench demonstrating various temperature

measuring devices, including: Resistance, Thermistors,

Thermocouple, Bimetallic, Vapour Pressure, Liquid expansion,

Etc. Enquire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tray Drier

To study the principles of tray drying by a stream of hot

air, as often used in the food industry.

The relationship between temperature, humidity

and velocity of the air is investigated Enquire

 

Absorption Column Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Aerobic Purification Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
 
 
 
 
 
 
Air Treatment Plant Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Anaerobic Purification Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Coagulation Flocculation and Filtration Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
 
Cooling Tower Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
 
 
Crystallisation Pilot Plant Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Cyclone Separator Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
 
Distillation  Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
 
PERT Industrials Chemical Engineering Distillation
Filtration Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Flow Measurement Rig Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Fixed Fluidised Bed Apparatus Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Heat Exchangers Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Mixing Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Pressure Measurement Rig Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Reactors Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Temperature Measurement Bench Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering
Tray Drier Pert Industrials Chemical Engineering

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Interactive DVD for skills training: Of Interest to Chem Eng!

 

NB –These courses are  mainly in imperial units but this does not deter from its skill learning effectiveness as confirmed by our many metric clients

Enquire 

 

Air Compressor Repair Library (2 CD’s)

Reciprocating Air Compressors: Principles and Troubleshooting (A9001)

Reciprocating Air Compressors: Disassembly, Inspection, and Reassembly (A9002).

 

Bearings – Reducing Failure Rate Library (2 CD’s)

Failure Analysis (A8101)

Maintaining Bearings (A8102)

 

Centrifugal Pump Repair Library (2 CD’s)

Principles and Troubleshooting (A8901)

Disassembly, Inspection, and Reassembly (A8902)

 

Hand Tools and Measuring Instruments Library (2 CD’s)

Hand Tools (A8601)

Precision Measuring Instruments (A8602)

 

Industrial Hydraulic Power Library (5 CD’s)

Hydraulic System Operation (A9501)

Hydraulic Pumps, Pumping Principles, and Accumulators (A9502)

Pressure Controls (A9503)

Directional and Flow Controls (A9504)

Hydraulic Actuators (A9505)

 

Industrial Lubrication Library (2 CD’s)

Fundamentals of Lubrication (A8401)

Lubrication Maintenance (A8402

 

Mechanical Seals Library (1 CD)

Mechanical Seals (A9801)

 

Pipefitting Library (4 CD’s)

Pipefitting Materials and Layout (A8801)

Tubing and Threaded Pipe (A8802)

Preparing Piping for Installation (A8803)

Lagging and Insulation (A8804)

 

Pneumatic Power Library (1 CD)

Pneumatic Air Treatment (A7401)

 

Rigging and Lifting Library (3 CD’s)

Hand Operated Equipment (A8701)

Forklifts and Cranes (A8702)

Ladders and Scaffolding (A8703)

 

Valve Repair Library (2 CD’s)

Gate Valve Repair (A9101)

Globe and Control Valve Repair (A9102)

 

Analyzers Library (5 CD’s)

Principles of Process Analysis (AAS01)

Spectroscopic Analyzers (AAS02)

Gas Chromatographs (AAS03)

Air and Water Analysis (AAS04)

Process Sampling Systems (AAS05)

 

Boiler Control Library (3 CD’s)

Boiler Systems (ABC01)

Boiler Controls (ABC02)

Troubleshooting Boiler Controls (ABC03)

 

Control Valves Library (4 CD’s)

Body Types and Trim (ACV01)

Actuators and Positioners (ACV02)

Actuator and Positioner Maintenance (ACV04)

 

Controller Tuning Library (1 CD)

Controller Tuning (ACTAV)

 

Distributed Control Library (2 CD’s)

Distributed Control Fundamentals (ADC01)

Maintaining Distributed Control Systems (ADC02)

 

Electronic Maintenance Library (5 CD’s)

Pressure and Temperature Transmitters (AEM01)

Flow Transmitters (AEM02)

Level and Weight Transmitters (AEM03)

Transducers, Annunciators, Recorders (AEM04)

Electronic Controllers (AEM05)

 

Fundamentals of Industrial Measurement Library  (4 CD’s)

Pressure Measurement (AFM01

Flow Measurement (AFM02)

Temperature Measurement (AFM03)

Level Measurement (AFM04)

 

Industrial Process Control Library (2 CD’s)

Single Loop Control (AIP01)

Multiple Loop Control (AIP02)

 

Instrument Calibration Library (5 CD’s)

Calibration Principles (AIC01)

Calibrating Pressure and Differential Pressure Instruments (AIC02)

Calibrating Temperature Instruments (AIC03)

Calibrating Flow Instruments (AIC04)

Calibrating Level Instruments (AIC05)

 

Instrumentation and Control Safety Library (3 CD’s)

Personnel Safety (AIS01)

Working with Hazardous Materials (AIS02)

Instruments in Hazardous Environments (AIS03

 

Interpreting Process Control Diagrams Library (1 CD)

Interpreting Process Control Diagrams (AIPCD)

 

Pneumatic Maintenance Library (3 CD’s)

Pneumatic Principles (APM01)

Sensors and Transmitters (APM

Controllers and Recorders (APM03)

 

Process Operations Library (3 CD’s)

Heating and Cooling Systems (APO01)

Distillation Columns (APO02)

Batch Process Systems (APO03)

 

Test Instruments and Devices Library (4 CD’s)

Pneumatic and Hydraulic Test Devices (ATI01)

Electronic Test Devices (ATI02)

Temperature and Frequency Test Devices (ATI03)

Analog and Digital Oscilloscopes (ATI04)

 

Troubleshooting Library (3 CD’s)

Troubleshooting Single Loop Control Systems (ATS01)

Troubleshooting Multi-Loop Control Systems (ATS02)

Troubleshooting Distributed Control Systems (ATS03)