Course Title:
CSWIP Plant Inspector Levels 2/3 Module 5: Weld Repair of Pressure Equipment and Piping

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Suitable for:

The course is aimed at plant engineers, non-destructive testing engineers, materials and corrosion engineers, plant inspectors responsible for managing the integrity of ageing process equipment, pipelines, boilers and storage tanks.

Course Content:

Introduction to weld repairs, differentiation in requirements between production and in-service-repairs, considerations for weld repair (including decision tree), qualification requirements, industry best practices, techniques for weld repair such as temper bead/controlled deposition repair, novel repair technologies such as taper stitch welding, repair methodologies for different types of failure mechanisms such as creep, SSCC, corrosion damage and clad repair.

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, attendees will be able to:
  • Understand the considerations to be applied before carrying out weld repairs;
  • Prepare method statements and carry out qualifications;
  • Apply industry best practice for weld repair.