ĶVT420 Design of Production Unit

Code ĶVT420
Name Design of Production Unit
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Faculty Department of General Chemical Engineering
Academic staff Valdemārs Ščerbaks
Credit points 6.0 (9.0 ECTS)
Parts 2
Annotation Definition of industry units, component parts, legal norms. Necessary information for designing. Content of designing and economic evaluation. Selection of production location. EU and LR legislation for production organization. Designing of industry units: stores, industry space, laboratories, auxiliary services, waste collection. Location of technological process in area. Principles of industry construction. Computer programmes of designing. .
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The student has a good knowledge of production organization and design process. The student is able to organize the basic process, stockroom and other necessary structures. He/she is able to analyze the legislative acts.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
The student is able to develop a technological process as well as depict the structure of the company - Home assignment presentation (answering questions)
The student is able to prepare an application to receive B category pollution action permit - During presentation the student is able to refer to the legislative acts, analyze the potential emergency situations
The student is able to develop the action plan for waste management - During presentation the student is able to refer to the legislative acts, analyze the potential emergency situations
Course prerequisites

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