Development Centre for
Applied Dynamics
Structural Dynamics
Competency Centre for Seismic qualification of Structures, Plant and Equipment


In House Training

Training Program (In-House) on
Structural Dynamics
Broad Coverage
  • Understanding Dynamics of Industrial Systems
  • Industrial Systems viz. structures, equipment, machines, piping etc.
    • Industrial Structures supporting Static Equipment/Machines
    • Associated interfaces viz Piping, Cable Trays, Pipe-racks, Conveyor Systems etc.
    • Equipment/Machines supported independently on the ground within industrial complex
  • Dynamic Loads (Forces):
    • Externally applied loads viz. Earthquake Loads, Shock Loads
    • Machine Induced Dynamic Loads
  • SDOF & MDOF Systems
  • Free Vibration - Natural Frequencies and Mode Shapes
  • Forced vibration - Steady State & Transient Response
  • Response to Dynamic Loads
    • Internally generated Dynamic Loads by machines supported on the structure
    • Earthquake Loads
    • Shock Loads
    • Vibrations transmitted from adjoining structures (within same complex) and
    • Vibrations transmitted from neighboring Industries
  • Equipment - Structure Interaction
  • Modelling and analysis
  • Codal provisions
  • Case Studies
Program Advantage

Clear understanding of structural behaviour under applied dynamic loads, Improved confidence of designers ensuring better structural performance under dynamic loads, reduction in structural failures.

Do's and don'ts related to Earthquake Resistant Design of Industrial Systems; A good understanding of validation needs for FE Packages used for analysis and design of Industrial Systems.
Program Coverage

  • Day 1: Understanding Dynamics of Industrial Systems
    • Industrial Structures - Concrete & Steel Structures
    • Equipment/ Machines supported on the structure
    • Associated interfaces viz Piping, Cable Trays, Pipe Racks, Conveyor Systems
    • Applied Vibration:
      • SDOF & MDOF Systems
      • Free Vibration - Natural Frequencies and Mode Shapes
      • Forced vibration - Steady State & Transient Response
    • Response of Industrial Structures subjected to Dynamic Loads
      • Externally applied loads viz. Earthquake Loads, Shock Loads
      • Internally generated loads - Machine Induced Dynamic Loads
    • Response of Industrial Structures subjected to Dynamic Loads
      • Equipment - Structure Interaction - its influence on dynamic response
    • Modelling and analysis
      • Intricacies associated with Mathematical modelling and analysis
      • Limitations of CAE programs for Dynamic analysis and validation needs
    • Codal provisions
    • Case Studies

  • Day 2: Earthquake Resistant Design of Industrial Structures
    • Design Philosophy, Design Considerations
    • Equipment- Structure Interaction for:
      • Equipment/Machine Supported on the structure
    • Modeling and Analysis
    • Structure categorisation
    • Free Vibration - Estimation of Natural Time Period
    • Estimation of Design Acceleration Coefficient
    • Dynamic Response due to Earthquake Loading - (Time History/Response Spectrum)

  • Day 3: Design of Industrial structures supporting Dynamic Machines
    • Dynamic Machines directly supported on the structure
    • Dynamic Machines supported on the structure through VIS
    • Design Philosophy and Design Considerations
    • Identification of Critical Member Sizing from dynamic considerations
    • Modeling and Analysis
    • Free Vibration - Estimation of Natural Time Period
    • Dynamic Response Computation

Program Cost
  • Number of Participants is Unlimited

  • PROGRAM ON DAY 1 IS MANDATORY

  • PROGRAMS WITHIN INDIA: INR 150000 for 2-day program and INR 200000 for 3-day program. GST # @ 18% is extra.

  • PROGRAMS OUTSIDE INDIA: USD 3000 for 2-day program and USD 4000 for 3-day program. GST# @ 18% is extra.



  • # GST is Goods and Service Tax
  • Travel and local hospitality (boarding, lodging etc.) payable as per actuals by the host company
  • All infrastructure facilities like projector, screen, tea/coffee, snacks, lunch etc. are to be arranged by host company



  • Complimentary material provided:
    • Analysis of Indeterminate Structures - A Conceptual Approach by Prof DV Mallick; Published by D-CAD Publishers, New Delhi 1st Edition 2011
    • ISET Symposium Proceedings (1996) "Earthquake Effects on Structures, Plant and Machinery" Edited by KG Bhatia & AK Singh, Publisher: New Age International (P) Ltd. Delhi
    • Hardcopy of Full Handout material

  • Note: Open House programs for individual participation are also organised from time to time. Such announcements are placed on website. For participation, please contact the training coordinator as below.


Contact:
Training Coordinator: Mr. Nakul Joshi
D-CAD Technologies, 158, Vardhman Grand Plaza, Mangalam Place, Dist. Center, Sect-3, Rohini, 110085, INDIA
Ph: +91-9810013428, 9599441729
e-mail: training@machinefoundation.com

About the Faculty


Dr K G Bhatia
B.Sc. Engg., ME, PhD
FIE, FISET, FIASE, FICI, MISWE
Sr P.E., Chartered Engineer
Honorary Engineer (IISEE Japan)
Member: Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) Committees on Earthquake Resistant Design, Machine Foundation and Mechanical Vibration & Shock
Formerly:
General Manager - Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL)
President - ISET (Indian Society of Earthquake Technology)
Dr K G Bhatia


Dr K G Bhatia is a well-known research scientist in the field of Structural Dynamics, and an expert in the profession of Machine Foundation Design, Seismic Qualification, Failure Analysis, and Weight Optimization. He has over 46 years of industry experience. He has contributed significantly to Machine Foundation Design, Testing & Troubleshooting besides Earthquake Resistant Design of Industrial systems (both structures and equipment).

He regularly organizes Training Programs on Machine Foundation Design as well as on Earthquake Resistant Design of Industrial systems. Besides, he organized a couple of symposia, solely dedicated to Earthquake Effects on Industrial Systems covering Structures, Plant & Equipment.

Dr. Bhatia is currently engaged in Imparting Training on Structural Dynamics, Machine Foundation and Troubleshooting -Vibrations related problems for Machines, Supporting structures, Foundations, Industrial Buildings & Structures. He is associated with various BIS committees on Earthquake Resistant Design, Machine Foundation and Mechanical Shock & Vibration.

Dr. Bhatia has carried out machine foundation design for variety of machines and conducted field studies on many machines and their foundations for various projects. It is this rich experience which Dr. Bhatia has brought out in form of a Handbook "Foundations for Industrial Machines - Handbook for Practicing Engineers". The handbook covers basic fundamentals of vibration analysis, modelling, analysis and design aspects. Various Case Studies of real life machines, problems and solutions backed up by field measurements are also discussed He shares this experience with Practising Engineers, Students, Academicians, Researchers and Industry in general during such training programs and Workshops. The handbook covers basic fundamentals of vibration analysis, modeling, analysis and design aspects. Various Case Studies of real life machines, problems and solutions backed up by field measurements are also discussed. Dr. Bhatia has many publications to his credit.
Complete Profile: http://www.machinefoundation.com/about.html


Publications and Papers