Scope of project engineering - the role of project engineer - R & D - TEFR - plant location and site selection - preliminary data for construction projects - process engineering – flowdiagrams - plot plans - engineering design and drafting. Planning and scheduling of projects - bar chart and network techniques.
Business and legal procedures: Procurement operations, Organization and operation of procurement department, Procurement procedure, General purchaser-vendor practices, contracts and contractors, project financing, statutory sanctions.
Details of engineering design and equipment selection - design calculations excluded -Vessels, heat exchangers, process pumps, compressors and vacuum pumps, motors and Turbines, other process equipment
Details of engineering design and equipment selection II - design calculations excluded - piping design, thermal insulation and buildings, safety in plant design, plant constructions,start up and commissioning.
Critical path method (CPM) and Programme evaluation and review technique (PERT) in project engineering.