Preliminary Programme

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Thursday, May 24th, 2018


8:30 - 9:00
gathering and registration of participants


9:00 - 11:00
1st Chapter
  • introductory and welcoming speeches:
    • representatives of the Organizer
    • patrons and co-organizers
    • Organizer’s overlook on the past 14 Croatian Seminaries on Pressure Equipment
  • Presentations on the following topics:
    • Regulation on Inspection and Testing of Pressure Equipment: expected Amendments and Technical Instructions for its implementation as a support to authorized inspection bodies
    • requirements for accreditation in the field of periodic inspection of pressure equipment
    • documentation that monitors the pressure equipment on the market and documentation of the technological unit
    • checklists as a precondition for a consistent approach to periodic reviews
    • experiences from other countries
  • Lecturers: representatives of Croatian authorities and institutions (Ministry of Economy, Enterpreneurship and Crafts, Croatian Accreditation Agency etc.), companies, competent bodies and institutions from other countries, higher education institutions (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture of the University of Zagreb etc.), authorized inspection bodies etc.

11:00 - 11:30
coffee break

11:30 - 13:30
2nd Chapter
  • Presentations on the following topics:
    • introducing into the register of unregistered pressure equipment that meets the requirements for putting into use
    • inspections and testing of the breathing and diving equipment and fire extinguishers - preparation of the contractors
    • periodic reviews of stable cryogenic circuits for liquefied atmospheric gases
    • acceptable non-destructive test methods (NDT) for determining the thickness of the wall of pressure equipment
    • manufacture, maintenance, repair and protection against corrosion of pressure equipment
  • Lecturers: representatives of higher education institutions (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture of the University of Zagreb etc.), manufacturers of equipment and service providers, owners and users of pressure equipment

13:30 - 14:00
coffee break

14:00 - 15:30
3rd Chapter
  • Presentations on the following topics:
    • what was gained by the putting the periodic inspection of pressure equipment on the market - experience from the practice of authorized inspection bodies
    • new products and services in the field of pressure equipment
  • Round Table - discussion on the following topics:
    • experience after one year of application of the new Regulation on Inspection and Testing of Pressure Equipment
    • how to determine the realistic price of a working hour for inspection and testing of pressure equipment and whether it is possible to find the correct approach
    • suggestions and recommendations for solving the open issues
  • Lecturers and participants of the discussion: representatives of authorized inspection bodies, equipment manufacturers and service providers, representatives of higher education institutions (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture of the University of Zagreb etc.) and professional associations
  • answers to the questions asked by the participants
  • the final word from the Organizer

15:30
lunch
Remark:
The Final Programme will be determined by the Organizing Committee of the Seminar, in accordance with the submitted applications.