Chapter 27: Engineering Disciplines and Sequence of Engineering

27.1 Engineering Disciplines 3
27.2 Interaction of Engineering Disciplines with Process 3
27.2.1 Piping Discipline 3
27.2.1.1 Unit Plot Plans and Overall Plot plan 3
27.2.1.2 Isometrics Produced by Piping Discipline 6
27.2.2 Instrumentation Discipline 8
27.2.2.1 Alarm & Trip Set Points 8
27.2.2.2 Logic / Sequential Diagrams 8
27.2.2.3 DCS Graphics 9
27.2.3 Civil Discipline 14
27.2.4 Electrical Discipline 15
27.2.4.1 Finalisation of Motor List 17
27.2.5 Mechanical Discipline 18
27.2.5.1 Nozzle Orientation 18
27.2.5.2 Checking Of Column Internals / Other Internals 19
27.2.5.3 Agitator Mounted Equipment 19
27.2.5.4 Pumps 19
27.2.5.5 Compressors / Fans / Blowers 20
27.2.5.6 Agitators 21
27.3 Inter discipline Interactions explained in Diagrams 22
27.4 Proposals 25
27.4.1 Contents of Report 40
27.5 Cost Estimation 41
27.6 Financial Analysis 42
27.6.1 Investment Outlay 42
27.6.1.1 Tangible fixed investment 42
27.6.1.2 Intangible fixed investment 42
27.6.1.3 Preliminary expenses 42
27.6.1.4 Preoperative expenses 42
27.6.1.5 Working capital 42
27.6.2 Means of Financing 43
27.6.2.1 Share Capital, Equity, Preference 43
27.6.2.2 Central government subsidy 43
27.6.2.3. Long term debt 43
27.6.2.4 Current liabilities 43
27.7 Fundamentals of Financial analysis 43
27.7.1 Time line Concept 44
27.7.2 Cash Flow 44
27.7.3 Investment evaluation 45
27.8 Project Ranking 49
27.8.1 Simple Payout 50
27.8.2 Mutually Exclusive Projects 50
27.8.3 Sensitivity Analysis 53
27.8.4 Present value ratio 54
27.9 References 60

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