Fluid mechanic application in oil and gas industry

What is fluid mechanic? In the oil and gas industry, we are dealing with fluid mechanic problems every day. What is fluid? What is the nature and character of the fluid? To solve this problem we need to understand fluid mechanic basic. Mechanics is physics that deals with stationary objects and moves in the influence of forces. 1) Branches of mechanics that deal with stationary objects are called statics, and 2) The branch of mechanics that deals with moving objects are called dynamics Fluid mechanics is the science that deals with the nature of the fluid in a state of[…]

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API & ASME – Code and standard used in oil and gas industry

American Petroleum Institute (API) The American Petroleum Institute (API) is an associated organization of various industries in the United States engaged in petroleum and natural gas. API currently has distributed more than 200,000 technical pieces standards to all over the world. The purpose of these standards is to help its users in an effort to increase efficiency and savings in the operation of their businesses, by still referring to legislation, safeguarding the safety and health of the community, and not forgetting to preserve the environment. In addition to producing standards, codes and implementation guidelines relating to piping, tanks, vessels, and[…]

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Code, Standard and handbook in oil and gas industry

Code, Standard, and handbook are terms that are very often heard in the environment of Engineers and professionals working in the oil and gas industry. In general, the standard is a technical definition as well as instructions directed at the designer, manufacturer, operator or user of a piece of equipment. Whereas the Code is a standard that has been recognized by a government agency and authorized by law. So that the Code is stronger and binding because it is a legal document. The Handbook is very detailed and very complete technical information about a particular theme. For example, the ASM[…]

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what is mechanical engineering jobs in oil and gas industry?

what is mechanical engineering? The field of Mechanical Engineering deals with the design of mechanical and thermal systems based on the principles of physics, mathematics and material science. Research activities by lecturers and students in the Mechanical Engineering Study Program include fields: Applied Mechanics, Energy, Materials Engineering and Manufacturing. Research within the Department has a significant impact on society and the scientific community.  In mechanical engineering, we apply the principles and problem-solving techniques of engineering from design to manufacturing.  We analyze our work using the principles of motion, energy, and force to make sure that designs function safely, efficiently, and[…]

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