Credits: 5

Schedule: 11.09.2019 - 13.12.2019

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course part A the student
1. can PI-diagrams, lay out and define utilities, emissions and waste of the plant
2. can define equipment specification and instructions
3. can apply out safety (HAZOP) analysis of the process
4. can calculate capital investment, operating cost, production cost, analyze profitability and financial planning and business model
5. can demonstrate team work, presentation, management and leadership skills in real plant design

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Continuation of DP part A. Project work is done in same team of 5-6 students. The design project in part B is divided into three reports:
1. PI diagram, equipment specifications, instructions, layout, laws, regulation and permits, methods of safety analysis (HAZOP), heat integration
2. Cost estimations, capital cost, operating cost, profitability, time schedule, financing plan and business model
3. Final report for investment decision

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Project-based learning, lectures and exercises, seminar presentations, group team work, meetings, and excursions

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 4 h
Exercises 4 h
Project work 128 h
Total: 135 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Oinas and Golam, Design project guide

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

CHEM-E7200 (partly)

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

CHEM-E7170 Design project in chemical engineering, Part A

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 - 5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The design project course Part B is the continuation of Part A; Part B cannot be taken without successful completion of Part A.


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