Maritime

Machinery Course

EAL - propeller

January 20-21, 2021

Duration: 2 days  

The course is aimed at all technical personnel involved in ship and rig management and operation. In particular superintendents and chief engineers will benefit from this course. 

The course focuses on:

a. Class Systematics/Machinery

  • General Class systematics and follow up of Class Machinery Survey Arrangements
  • General about DNV Exchange, focus on new features


b. DNV's 4 Machinery Survey Arrangements

  • Machinery Renewal
  • Machinery Continuous
  • Planned Maintenance System
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Tips and challenges related to Machinery PMS

c. Boilers

  • Introduction to Boilers
  • Principles of evaporation, water treatment, material properties
  • Most common failure modes
  • Survey preparation and safety measures


d. Hot topics (New topics developed continuously)

  • Engine Room Fires
    i. Risk areas/experience in the engine room
    ii. SOLAS/class requirements and how to comply with them
  • EIAPP and NOx certification
  • Low Sulphur requirements

e. Propellers

  • Survey inspection
  • Damages and repairs

f. Use of 2nd Hand Components

  • DNV GL policy and practical tips

g. Bearings

  • Different types of 4 stroke engine bearings
  • How to evaluate bearing condition examples
  • Bearing failure modes, latest developments

Duration: 2 days  

The course is aimed at all technical personnel involved in ship and rig management and operation. In particular superintendents and chief engineers will benefit from this course. 

The course focuses on:

a. Class Systematics/Machinery

  • General Class systematics and follow up of Class Machinery Survey Arrangements
  • General about DNV Exchange, focus on new features


b. DNV's 4 Machinery Survey Arrangements

  • Machinery Renewal
  • Machinery Continuous
  • Planned Maintenance System
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Tips and challenges related to Machinery PMS

c. Boilers

  • Introduction to Boilers
  • Principles of evaporation, water treatment, material properties
  • Most common failure modes
  • Survey preparation and safety measures


d. Hot topics (New topics developed continuously)

  • Engine Room Fires
    i. Risk areas/experience in the engine room
    ii. SOLAS/class requirements and how to comply with them
  • EIAPP and NOx certification
  • Low Sulphur requirements

e. Propellers

  • Survey inspection
  • Damages and repairs

f. Use of 2nd Hand Components

  • DNV GL policy and practical tips

g. Bearings

  • Different types of 4 stroke engine bearings
  • How to evaluate bearing condition examples
  • Bearing failure modes, latest developments