Design and Calculation of Mechanical Installations

Lifelong learning course. Face-to-face.


UPC School
This lifelong learning course is also part of the training track for the postgraduate course Conception, Design and Calculation of Mechanical, Electrical and Special Facilities.

The complexity of today's industrial and commercial buildings shows the importance of planning and calculating optimal mechanical installations (ventilation, gas, plumbing). Students taking this course in Design and Calculation of Mechanical Installations will be able to design and carry out integrated projects in this area.

The course will cover ventilation, plumbing and sanitation and gas installations. It also includes solar heating energy installations, given the importance of energy use in modern buildings. Finally, another part of the course is devoted to studying pneumatic installations. All these specialist courses include the participation of expert professionals from each of these areas.


  • The main objective of the programme is to enable participants to carry out designs, calculations, checks and assessments of the various industrial installations in companies in the fields of air conditioning, ventilation, plumbing, gas, pneumatics and thermal solar heating.

Who is it for?

  • Technical and Senior Engineers. 
  • Quantity Surveyors and Senior Architects.
  • Professionals wishing to specialise in the installations field.

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(114 teaching hours)

Start date:
Classes start:01/10/2019 Classes end:27/02/2020Programme ends: 24/04/2020
Tuesday  18:00 to 21:00Thursday  18:00 to 21:00
Taught at:
Campus UPC Terrassa - Edifici CITM
C/ de la Igualtat, 33

Registration fee:
2.800 €

Language of instruction:
Catalan / Spanish

Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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