> New 5th Edition of API 618 for Pulsation and Vibration Studies
What is new? How does it affect your project? Why is it the standard for pulsation/vibration studies?
> What Scope is Recommended for a Vibration Study?
A fast way to assess your compressor application.
> Online Training
Also available on DVD (Contact Us), illustrates pulsations, dynamic forces, resonance, and unbalanced forces on piping system.
> Application Note 1a for Other Studies
Besides pulsation and vibration control (mechanical design), API 618 also addresses torsional vibration, dynamic skid design, piping system flexibility (thermal), and foundation design.
> Bottle Sizing in One Day
BETA's service to speed up the fabrication process.
>Tips for a Successful Project
Ideas to save you time, money, and improve machinery reliability.
> Specification for Reciprocating Compressors - Vibration Study
What to include in compressor specs to ensure an acceptable vibration study per API 618.
> Dynamic Pressure Drop
How does this affect your design, compressor performance, and more?
> Variable Speeds (Engine or VFD)
How this affects vibration on your compressor
> Structural Dynamics - Platforms and FPSOs
> Guidelines, Calculators, Converters
Interactive and convenient tools.
> Dynamic Analysis of Recip Compressors on FPSO Topside Modules
Unique design considerations for compressors mounted on platforms or FPSOs
Goal: ensure the compressor meets the required capacity and pressures.
> Other Application Notes
More tips for improved designs.
> Assess Compressor Risk in 5 Minutes
> Are You Paying TOO Much for Your Skid, Bottles, etc.?
The hidden costs that can eat your lunch.
> Two Kinds of Pulsation Studies
It's important to be aware of the differences to compare apples to apples.
> Glossary of Terms