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Course curriculum

  • 2
    System Administrator Tools & Activites
    • 01 Administration Tasks FREE PREVIEW
    • 02 What is Domain Name in SPI and how to set it up ?
    • 03 How to create Departments in Smart Plant Instrumentation?
    • 04 Setting up Access Levels in SPI
    • 05 Hierarchy in SPI
    • 06 Naming Conventions
    • 07 Custom fields & Tables
    • 08 Adding Users-Access Rights
    • 09 limisting access
    • 10 Reports in SPI
    • 11 Adding logo to the SPI database
  • 3
    Unit & Database Preparation for SPI
    • Units of calculation and preferences
  • 4
    Instrumentation Engineer Activities
    • Sample P&ID FREE PREVIEW
    • P&ID Document
    • 01 What is "Instrument Type" in Smart Plant Instrumentation?
    • 02 What is Device Panel in SPI and how to set it up successfully ? FREE PREVIEW
    • 03 DP Transmitter Flow Set up
    • 04 Device Panel positioners
    • 05 valve Profiles
    • 06 Project 1 : Create and Modify the Instrument Types of the selected List
    • 07 Project 1_Additional Instrument Types
    • 08 Project 1 Solution
    • 09 How to Create P&ID Drawings in SPI ?
    • 10 How to Create Pipes in SPI?
    • 11 Solution How to Create Pipes in SPI
    • 12 Custom Tables
    • 13 Create Instrument Loops
    • 14 Tag and Loop using Instrument Index Module in SPI
    • 15 Duplicating a Loop and its tags in SPI
    • Sample P&ID FREE PREVIEW
    • 16 How to create multiple local instruments using Macros
    • 17 Creating multiple loops using Macros
  • 5
    Working with Process Data, Performing Calculations and producing Deliverables
    • 01 Process Information
    • 02 How to copy data from line to instruments ?
    • 03 Automatic Data Copy
    • 04 Troubleshooting Process Data Creation
    • 05 Sizing and Calculations
  • 6
    Wiring Operations in SPI
    • Wiring introduction
    • Junction Box Definition
    • Marshaling Cabinet Definition
    • DCS Cabinet Definition FREE PREVIEW
    • Junction Box in Domain Explorer
    • Refrence Cable Definition
    • Refrence Cable in Domain Explorer
    • Making Connections
    • Field Side Connections to the Marshaling Cabinet FREE PREVIEW
    • DCS Side Connections to the Marshaling Cabinet
    • Performing Cross Wiring
    • Adding New Instrument
    • Connect New Instrument
    • Connect Instrument to the Safety Barrier
    • Perform Thermocouple Wiring to the Transmitter
    • Adding Flow Transmitter and Local Flow Indicator Using Jumpers
  • 7
    Generating Loop Drawings
    • Set Preferences
    • Apply Generation Methods
    • Generating a Loop
    • Modifying an Existing Loop- Part 1
    • Modifying an Existing Loop- Part 2
    • Add Labels Using Macro
    • Apply Filter to Micro
    • Adding Watermark to the Drawings
    • Adding Annotations to the Drawings
  • 8
    Hook-Up Drawing
    • Setting Preferences
    • Creating Hook-Up Libraries
    • Making Hook-Up Types
    • Associating Hook-up and Instruments
    • Viewing symbol contents
    • Associating Items with Hookups
    • Generating BOM and Hookup Drawing
    • Hook-up Items Library
  • 9
    Downloadable Resources
    • Downloadable Resources
    • List of the technical presentations for download
    • 250 pages of Control Valve Seminar by Hossein Tootoonchy
    • 300 Pages of Control Valve Engineering Booklet by Emerson
    • 50 Pages of Note on Instrumentation Field
    • 28 Pages of Notes on Industrial Switches
    • 94 Pages of Instrumentation on Level Measurement
    • 50 Pages of PLC Seminar
    • 70 Pages of Notes on Temperature and Temperature Elements in Instrumentation
    • Terminology & Symbols in Control Engineering
    • Controllers & Controlled Systems
    • Digital Signals & Systems in Instrumentation
    • Serial Data Transmission in Instrumentation
    • Communication Networks in Instrumentation
    • Introduction to Self Operated Regulators
    • Temperature Regulators in Instrumentation
    • Cavitation in Control Valves & how to address them
    • Communications in Field
    • HART Communications
    • Profibus PA
    • Foundation Fieldbus
  • 10
    Process Control Engineering
    • Process Control Engineering ( 8 Chapters)
  • 11
    Industrial Control Engineering
    • Industrial Control Course (6 Chapters)
  • 12
    Download Free Excel Instrument Data Sheet Templates
    • Excel Template Data Sheets for All Instrumentation (38 Data Sheets)

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