VessFire training course Kuala Lumpur 23-24 February 2017

There is an increasing interest for VessFire in Malaysia but also in other countries in the region. To make sure both current, new and prospective users are up to date on the possibilities of VessFire 1.4 we are now organizing a course in Kuala Lumpur.

Dr. Geir Berge of Petrell will lecture on topics such as the physics and process of blowdown, including application of ISO 23251/API521 with a special focus on the issues related to simulation. Topics also include heat transfer, material properties, rupture criteria and the use of VessFire 1.4 including modelling and presentation of results.

Program – Day 1 (9 am – 5 pm)

  • Registration (from 0830)
  • Introduction to the subject
  • Standards
  • Blowdown calculation procedure
  • Heat load and duration
  • Acceptance criteria
  • Theoretical basis
  • Example on calculation results
  • VessFire user interface
  • Exercise

Program – Day 2 (9 am – 4 pm)

  • Familiarization with the case
  • Clarify the limiting conditions
  • Get hold of the technical information
  • Set up a matrix of required simulations
  • Run the simulations
  • Analysis and reporting

Course fee: 1550 USD (Registration within final deadline, 20 February 2017)
Early bird: 1400 USD (Registration within 13 February).

The course fee includes, course material, lunch and refreshments.
Cancellation after deadline is subject to a fee of 250 USD.
Participants will receive a certificate after the course has been completed.


Pacific Regency Hotel Suites
Kuala Lumpur
KH Tower, Jalan Punchak
Off Jalan P. Ramlee
50250 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 603 2332 7777

Parking available @ RM10 per day.

Contact person:
Geir Langli
(+47) 92028775