10420 - Industrial Plants

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  • Teacher Augusto Bianchini

  • Credits 6

  • SSD ING-IND/17

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Forli

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Mechanical Engineering (cod. 0949)


This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Decent work and economic growth Industry, innovation and infrastructure Responsible consumption and production

Academic Year 2023/2024

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, the student knows and understands the general criteria, and the corresponding mathematical methods for its plant decisions, which govern the choice, design and construction of industrial plants.

Course contents

Introduction to industrial plants.

Feasibility study of an industrial plant

Profitability of industrial investments

Industrial plant's placement

Industrial plant lay-out optimization


Impianti Industriali

Author: Prof. Arrigo Pareschi

Ed. Esculaio

Teaching methods

Theory lessons will always be accompanied by exercises on real cases. They will also be activated seminars conducted by industry specialists.

Assessment methods

The exam includes a written test consisting of two questions of theory and an exercise, for a total duration of about 1.5 hours.

After correction, at the discretion of the teacher, an oral exam will be possible.

Teaching tools

All slides are published at the following link:



Office hours

See the website of Augusto Bianchini