In this course, you'll develop a new understanding of compressor drivers and the maintenance of reciprocating compressors. This includes an overview of compressor drivers and their installation, start-up and maintenance. You'll also explore routine preventive maintenance for reciprocating compressors while discussing lubricating systems and lubricant types for moving parts.
Earn a Micro-Credential
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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- describe driver types and reciprocating compressor maintenance
- describe compressor driver types and operations
- describe valves and rod packing
- describe lubrication principles and application.