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Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage

Comprehensive Exploration of CCUS

Delve into the comprehensive world of Carbon Capture, Utilisation, and Storage (CCUS) with our interactive two-day course, designed for engineers and professionals in related fields. This programme offers an in-depth understanding of the entire CCUS lifecycle, covering essential aspects like the carbon cycle, legal frameworks, and a variety of capture methods. You'll explore transportation options, delve into thermodynamics, learn about the materials involved, and understand operational considerations and utilisation pathways. The course also deeply investigates CO2 storage options, monitoring techniques, and real-world project case studies, offering hands-on learning experiences, group discussions, and networking opportunities. By the end of this course, participants will be well-versed in the technical and operational challenges of CCUS, equipped with the necessary tools and strategies to effectively design and implement CCUS projects

Practical Applications

Practical Applications
Participate in hands-on simulations, collaborative problem-solving, and interactive exercises specific to CCUS challenges.

Expert Perspectives
Expert Perspectives
Acquire invaluable insights from industry leaders, staying abreast of the latest CCUS practices and technological advancements.

Professional Connections

Networking opportunities

Network with peers, industry experts, and course colleagues to foster connections within the CCUS community.

Case Study Integration
Apply knowledge through immersive analysis of real-world CCUS projects, gaining practical experience in addressing industry-specific scenarios.

Empowering Sustainable Futures: Mastering CCUS through Collaborative Innovation

Unlock a world of opportunities in sustainable engineering. This unique course not only imparts crucial knowledge about CCUS technologies and their applications but also offers a platform to connect with fellow professionals, fostering a community of learning and innovation. Engage in thought-provoking discussions, share experiences, and collaborate on ideas to address environmental challenges. Whether you're looking to enhance your technical expertise or seeking collaborative opportunities, this course is your gateway to becoming a pivotal part of the solution in the dynamic field of carbon management

Module Highlights

Day 1 - Introduction to CCUS and CO2 Capture

The first day introduces CCUS, covering the Carbon Cycle, CO2 emissions, CCUS pathways, legal framework, global and national policies, and carbon trading schemes. It delves into CO2 capture technologies, including pre- and post-combustion capture, oxyfuel combustion capture, direct air capture, and various other technological and chemical methods. The day also covers CO2 transportation, exploring different options, phase diagrams, supercritical fluids, and pipeline and marine transportation.

Day 2 – Utilisation, Storage, and Case Studies

Day two focuses on CO2 utilisation, discussing its current uses, potential markets, various utilisation pathways, and how it relates to climate change. This is followed by an exploration of CO2 storage options, including geological storage, structural traps, and ocean storage, as well as methods of monitoring CO2 storage. The day concludes with a review of CCUS project case studies, providing insights into the history, operational challenges, and future outlook of CCUS projects.


Who should attend?

Environmental Engineers

Gain comprehensive insights into CCUS technologies, crucial for designing and implementing sustainable solutions in environmental management.

Project Managers in Sustainable Development

Acquire vital knowledge and skills for overseeing CCUS projects, understanding both the technical complexities and the broader environmental implications.

Policy Makers and Regulators

Enhance their understanding of CCUS within the context of global and national environmental policies, aiding in informed decision-making and policy development.

Research and Development Specialists in Clean Energy

Deepen their expertise in the latest CCUS technologies and applications, vital for pioneering advancements in carbon management and sustainability

Introduction to CCUS

  • What is CCUS?
  • The Carbon Cycle
  • CO2 Emissions
  • CCUS Pathways
  • SRES Scenarios
  • Legal framework
  • Global & National Policies
  • Carbon Trading Schemes

CO2 Capture

  • CO2 Sources
  • Pre- and Post-Combustion Capture
  • Oxyfuel Combustion Capture
  • Direct Air Capture
  • Allam Fetvedt Cycle
  • Chemical & Physical Absorption (solvents)
  • Physical Adsorption (sorbents)
  • Membrane Separation
  • Chemical Looping
  • Cryogenic Distillation 
  • Hydrate-based Separation
  • Novel Technologies

CO2 Transportation 

  • CO2 Transportation Options
  • CO2 Phase Diagram
  • Supercritical Fluids
  • Pipeline Transportation 
  • Marine Transportation

CO2 Pipeline and Network Design

  • Thermodynamics of CO2 
  • Effect of Pressure & Temperature 
  • Effect of Impurities
  • Codes & Standards
  • Flow Assurance
  • Materials Selection
  • Corrosion 
  • Fracture Failure
  • Operating Considerations
  • Leak Detection & Monitoring

CO2 Utilisation

  • Current Uses of CO2
  • Potential Market for CO2
  • Utilisation Pathways
  • Chemical Conversion
  • Biological Conversion
  • Mineralisation 
  • Direct Utilisation
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • CO2 Usage & Climate Change

CO2 Storage

  • CO2 Storage Options
  • Geological Storage Options
  • Structural Traps
  • Other forms of CO2Trapping
  • Storage Capacity
  • Saline Aquifers
  • Ocean Storage 
  • CO2 Monitoring

CCUS Project Case Studies

  • The History of CCUS Projects
  • Cancelled Projects
  • Operational Projects
  • Planned Projects
  • Lessons Learned
  • Future Outlook
  • Selected Case Studies 

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the role of CCUS in reducing carbon dioxide emissions.
  • Discuss key carbon dioxide capture technologies, their potential and limitations, the reasons for their deployment, operating principles and applications.
  • Understand the current theory and practice of carbon dioxide transport and its related issues, such as risks and engineering challenges.
  • Discuss the current and future potential uses for carbon dioxide.
  • Understand the main methods for carbon dioxide storage and considerations for their application.
  • Discuss lessons learned from real CCUS projects.

Meet Your Expert Tutor

Dem Demetriou

Dem Demetriou

BEng (Hons), MSc, DIC, CEng, FIMarEst, MBA FCMI

With a rich professional journey spanning over two decades, Dem has established himself as a specialist in project management, facilities engineering, and strategic general management. His expertise encompasses Front-End Engineering Design (FEED), detailed and conceptual design, procurement, topsides, and construction. This extensive experience makes him a treasure trove of knowledge and practical insights, particularly in the dynamic field of subsea engineering. 

In his teaching role, Dem brings this wealth of experience to the classroom. His courses are a blend of theoretical knowledge backed by real-world application, offering students a comprehensive understanding of the complexities involved in subsea engineering projects. 

Location Start Date End Date Number of Days Timings
Virtual (via MS Teams)
20th February 2024
21st February 2024
09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)
Virtual (via MS Teams)
11th June 2024
12th June 2024
09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)
Virtual (via MS Teams)
17th September 2024
18th September 2024
09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)

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