Types, Operation and Design Flares

202409sep(sep 9)12:12 pm13(sep 13)12:12 pmTypes, Operation and Design Flares

Course Details


  • Have a good background on product specification and be able to identify the different types of flow measurement
  • Review the various instrumentation and sensing devices used in the flare, blowdown & pressure relief system
  • Understand the installation, troubleshooting, and calibration of the control systems used in plant
  • Determine the components and function of the relief systems and be able to know the sizing and installation of the relieving devices
  • Identify the types of flare systems and be able to emphasize their features and application
  • Determine the applicable codes, standards and recommended practices for flare, blowdown and pressure relief system
  • Acquire knowledge of product storage and tanks and be able to recognize the importance of product recovery
  • Learn scope of waste heat recovery and understand its role in flare and pressure relief system


Chapter (1)

Flare Systems

Purpose, objective flaring, applications, flare system types, single point flares, multi points flares, enclosed flares, combination system, major system components, single-point flares, Multi point flares, enclosed Flares

Chapter (2)

Factors influencing flare design

Flow rate, gas composition, gas temperature, gas pressure available, utility costs and availability, safely requirements, social requirement

 Chapter (3)

 Flare design

Reliable burning, hydraulics, liquid removal, our infiltration, flame radiation, smoke suppression noise visible flame, air/gas mixtures

Chapter (4)

Flare Equipment

Flare Burners, non-assisted utility, simple steam assisted, advanced steam assisted, energy conversion, endothermic, special types, plot ignitors and monitor pilots, pilot ignition, conventional FFG, Slipstream FFG, Self-inspiriting FFG, Monitors, Knockout Drums, liquid Seals, Prevent upstream, contamination, Pressurize Upstream section, Diverting arrestors, Design Factors, Purge reduction seals, enclosed flares, Flare support structures, Flares controls, Typical Stream control valve, automatic stream control, typical staging control valves, level controls, purge controls, arrestors

Chapter (5)

Flare Combustion Products

Reaction efficiency, Definition of destruction and combustion efficiency, technical review of industrial flare combustion efficiency, hydrogen enrichment, dispersion, emissions.

Chapter (6)

Pressure Relief and Flaring

Introduction, depressing, emergency relief and flare systems design basis consideration, safety analysis, pressure relief devices, rupture disks, acting vents, pressure relief valves, flange ratings, recommendations, valve sizing for gas & liquid flaring, Flare stability, burn back, flare stack sizing, flare stack height and distance, design example

Chapter (7)

Two different case studies

Who Should Attend ?

This seminar is designed for Operations personnel, Operation Supervisors, Maintenance personnel, Maintenance Supervisors, Senior Plant Supervisors, Operations Engineers, Process Engineers, Design Engineers, Cost Engineers and other professionals who desire a better understanding of subject matter.


9 (Monday) 12:12 pm - 13 (Friday) 12:12 pm(GMT+03:00)



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Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized
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