Upcoming Events

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February 27 - 29, 2024

Join us at the HTRI Global Headquarters in Navasota, Texas, USA, for three days of hands-on, case-based training. Take advantage of this opportunity to improve your understanding of HTRI Xchanger Suite software.

The training schedule includes three courses, all taught by HTRI experts:

  • Xist Workshop
  • Xace Workshop
  • Special Topics in Xace Short Course

Register for one course or all three. 


March 05 - 07, 2024

HTRI invites you to a three-day training event in Madrid, Spain. Join us for one, two or all three of the following training courses:

  • Xist Workshop
  • Special Topics in Xist Short Course
  • Xace Workshop

Take advantage of this hands-on opportunity to improve your understanding of HTRI software. We look forward to seeing you in Madrid!


March 18 - 21, 2024
Registration Deadline: March 04, 2024


Schedule

This online course consists of recorded lectures available on demand and live Q&A sessions. Your registration gives you access to all Q&A sessions and course content during the four-day access period. 

All course instruction will be provided in pre-recorded videos available to view on demand. The live Q&A sessions are optional. These sessions are available to you for clarification on topics and answers to questions that you may have regarding the course. 

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Q&A Session 1:

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Greenwich Mean Time
2:00 PM – 2:30 PM India Standard Time
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM China Standard Time
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Japan Standard Time

Q&A Session 2:

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Central Daylight Time
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Greenwich Mean Time


Thursday, March 21, 2024

Q&A Session 3:

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Greenwich Mean Time
2:00 PM – 2:30 PM India Standard Time
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM China Standard Time
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Japan Standard Time

Q&A Session 4:

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Central Daylight Time
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Greenwich Mean Time


Registrants will receive an email containing instructions on how to access the online course and optional, live Q&A sessions. The email will be distributed at least (2) business days prior to start of the four-day access period. Instructor-led Q&A sessions are hosted in Microsoft® Teams®. Xfh® Ultra examples are used to complete case study exercises. If a registrant does not have access to HTRI software through a member company, HTRI will provide a temporary license for use during the event. All training materials are based on the current version of Xfh® Ultra.

Description

This workshop is an introduction to modeling the performance of process fired heaters using Xfh Ultra. Starting with a brief review of fundamental concepts, attendees will then use an API 560 Specification Sheet of a proposed fired heater design to develop a complete fired heater model in Xfh Ultra and rate the heater’s performance.

Key Topics

  • Process fired heater fundamentals
  • Xfh Ultra capabilities and applications
  • Heuristic approach to model development in Xfh Ultra
  • Fluid definitions, process specification, and geometry inputs
  • Practical guidelines for interpreting Xfh Ultra output reports and measures of performance

Suggested Participants

Engineers with or without prior knowledge of fired heater design, who rate the performance of process fired heaters

HTRI Software

This course will make use of the following HTRI software: Xfh® Ultra

Course Credits: 6 hours (PDH/CEU)

Course Fee: US$450

Course Outline

 


Date:
March 27, 2024
Time:
9:00 PM CDT (UTC -05:00)

Session targeted for audience in Asia (March 28, 2024 at 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM India Standard Time, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM China Standard Time, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Japan Standard Time). 

Are you ready to build your first case in Xphe®? This webinar provides an overview of the program's user interface and basic functionality then demonstrates the specification of an exchanger design in Xphe using the information in an API 662 Spec Sheet. Join this session for a step-by-step specification of a new Xphe case including process conditions, physical properties, and unit geometry. Additionally, we provide an overview of key performance parameters calculated by Xphe

Join this session to learn more.

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes

Registration deadline: March 21, 2024 (11:59 PM US Central Time)


April 08 - 11, 2024
Early Registration Deadline: March 11, 2024
Registration Deadline: April 01, 2024


Schedule

This online course consists of recorded lectures available on demand and live Q&A sessions. Your registration gives you access to course content during the four-day access period. All course instruction will be provided in pre-recorded videos available to view on demand. The live Q&A sessions are available to you for clarification on topics and answers to questions that you may have regarding the course.

Registrants will receive an email containing instructions on how to access the online course and live Q&A sessions. The email will be distributed at least (2) business days prior to the start of the four-day access period. Instructor-led Q&A sessions are hosted in Microsoft® Teams®. Xchanger Suite® examples are used to complete case study exercises. If a registrant does not have access to HTRI software through a member company, HTRI will provide a temporary license for use during the event. All training materials are based on the current software version.

Description

Do you design air-cooled heat exchangers? Evaluate their performance? Then this workshop is for you. Learn how to use Xace effectively to rate and design air-cooled heat exchangers, economizers, and air preheaters. All example problems and practice exercises relate to geometries handled only by Xace.

Key Topics

  • Overview of Xace capabilities and applications
  • Geometry inputs for air coolers and economizers
  • Process specifications for rating, simulation, and design
  • Guidelines for specifying fluid properties
  • Introduction to HTRI analysis methods

Suggested Participants

Designers of air-cooled heat exchangers and process engineers who evaluate their performance

HTRI Software

This course will make use of the following HTRI software: Xchanger Suite® component Xace®

Course Credits: 6 hours (PDH/CEU)

Course Fee: US$450

Course Outline


April 16 - 18, 2024
Early Registration Deadline: March 20, 2024
Registration Deadline: April 03, 2024

Join us for this three day training event hosted at the HTRI Global Headquarters in Navasota, Texas, USA. A short drive away from Houston, Texas. The training schedule includes three courses, all taught by HTRI experts:

  • Xist Workshop
  • Special Topics in Xist Short Course
  • Vibration Analysis Short Course

Take advantage of this hands-on opportunity to improve your understanding of HTRI Xchanger Suite software. Register for one course or all three. 


Dolce CampoReal Lisboa
Lisbon, Portugal

April 21 – 26, 2024

Engineers, researchers, practitioners, scholars, and industry experts from across the globe are invited to exchange and share their experiences, research results, and knowledge of all areas related to the topic of fouling and cleaning of heat transfer equipment.

For more information, visit heatexchanger-fouling.com or download the conference flyer.

We are accepting abstract submissions in both practical and theoretical approaches, case studies, modeling, techniques on cleaning, or new inventions. Please submit your one-page abstract (maximum of 250 words) to [email protected] by September 27, 2023.


May 13 - 16, 2024
Early Registration Deadline: April 15, 2024
Registration Deadline: May 06, 2024


Schedule

This online course consists of recorded lectures available on demand and live Q&A sessions. Your registration gives you access to course content during the four-day access period. All course instruction will be provided in pre-recorded videos available to view on demand. The live Q&A sessions are available to you for clarification on topics and answers to questions that you may have regarding the course.

Registrants will receive an email containing instructions on how to access the online course and live Q&A sessions. The email will be distributed at least (2) business days prior to the start of the four-day access period. Instructor-led Q&A sessions are hosted in Microsoft® Teams®. Xchanger Suite® examples are used to complete case study exercises. If a registrant does not have access to HTRI software through a member company, HTRI will provide a temporary license for use during the event. All training materials are based on the current software version.

Description

This workshop is devoted to the shell-and-tube exchanger geometries handled only by Xist®. The course focuses on the extensive options available in Xist and how you can use these methods effectively to solve several example problems. You will leave the class knowing how to take full advantage of the features this robust tool offers.

Key Topics

  • Overview of Xist interface and the benefits of HTRI methods
  • Process specification rules for rating, simulation, and design modes
  • Guidelines for specifying fluid properties
  • Description of Xist geometry input parameters and their defaults
  • Interpretation of Xist outputs for validation of unit performance

Suggested Participants

Designers of shell-and-tube heat exchangers and process engineers who evaluate their performance

HTRI Software

This course will make use of the following HTRI software: Xchanger Suite® component Xist®

Course Credits: 6 hours (PDH/CEU)

Course Fee: US$450

Course Outline

 


Denver, Colorado, USA | June 6 – 7, 2024
The Horizons Symposiums bring together industry, academia, and government research professionals to discuss technology developments, encouraging new initiatives to solve difficult problems.

2024 Topic: Utilization of Low-Grade Waste Heat in Industry
This symposium explores the challenges to overcome and opportunities to expand waste heat recovery at lower temperatures. Topics of interest include organic rankine cycles, absorption chillers, mechanical vapor compression heat pumps, novel heat exchanger technologies, efficient combined heat and power cycles, thermal storage solutions, geothermal power, carbon capture processes using waste heat.

Four Seasons Hotel Denver
Denver, Colorado, USA
Four Seasons Hotel Denver is located about 30 minutes from Denver International Airport (DIA), in the middle of Denver’s bustling Theatre District. This urban retreat offers its guests easy access to some of the city’s best dining and entertainment.

Currently seeking speakers
If you are interested in becoming a speaker, please contact us at [email protected]


2024 HTRI Global Conference & Annual Meeting of Stockholders

St. Louis, Missouri | September 16 - 19, 2024
Registration opening in May 2024

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Pre-conference Meetings: Saturday, September 14 – Sunday, September 15, 2024
General Sessions: Monday, September 16 – Tuesday, September 17, 2024
Training: Wednesday, September 18 – Thursday, September 19, 2024

Minutes away from downtown St. Louis, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis offers a transformative guest experience. Tucked within the Arts and Garden District of Clayton, Missouri, this hotel provides an elevated experience with recently enhanced spaces and vibrant dining options. The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis is a luxury hotel bringing global sophistication and midwestern spirit to St. Louis’ trendy Clayton neighborhood.


2025 HTRI Global Conference & Annual Meeting of Stockholders

Denver, Colorado | September 22 - 25, 2025
Registration opening in May 2025

Four Seasons Hotel Denver
Denver, Colorado, USA

Pre-conference Meetings: Saturday, September 20 – Sunday, September 21, 2025
General Sessions: Monday, September 22 – Tuesday, September 23, 2025
Training: Wednesday, September 24 – Thursday, September 25, 2025

Located in the heart of the Mile High City, Four Seasons Hotel Denver is an urban retreat just minutes from the restaurants and boutiques of historic Larimer Square. The hotel is nestled in the city’s theater district, walking distance to the art complex, and just a few blocks away from three major sports arenas.


Frankfurt am Main, Germany | June 10 - 14, 2024

HTRI will be exhibiting at Achema the World Forum and Leading Show for the Process Industries. Visit us at Stand A62 in Hall 4.0, Thermal Processes Exhibition Group.

Achema 2024