Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress,Daryl R. Walker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780826943729

Category: Steam-boilers

Page: 407

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Low Pressure Boilers is the leading resource for preparing for low pressure boiler licensing or facility operating engineer licensing. This textbook provides a comprehensive overview of the latest information on the safe and efficient operation of low pressure steam and hot water boilers, cooling systems, and related equipment. Each chapter is divided into sections to aid comprehension of key concepts. To assist with preparing for a licensing exam, a separate chapter with test-taking tips and a sample exam is included.
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Boiler Operator's Handbook, Second Edition

Author: Kenneth E. Heselton, P.E.

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1329129334

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

View: 688

This book was written specifically for boiler plant operators and supervisors who want to learn how to lower plant operating costs, as well as how to operate plants of all types and sizes more wisely. This newly revised edition provides guidelines for HRSGs, combined cycle systems, and environmental effects of boiler operation. Also included is a new chapter on refrigeration systems which addresses the environmental effects of inadvertent and intentional discharges of refrigerants. Going beyond the basics of "keeping the pressure up," the author explains in clear terms how to set effective priorities to assure optimum plant operation, including safety, continuity of operation, damage prevention, managing environmental impact, training replacement plant operators, logging and preserving historical data, and operating the plant economically.
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Marine Boilers

Author: G. T. H. Flanagan

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483105334

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 128

View: 909

Marine Boilers, Third Edition provides practical information about boilers and other relevant equipment used at sea on steam and motor vessels. The coverage of the book includes auxiliary boilers, water tube boilers, and boiler mountings. The text also covers stresses in boiler shells; combustion of fuel in boilers; and boiler operation. The book will be of great use to marine engineers, mechanics, and technicians who primarily deals with marine-related machineries.
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Piping for High-pressure Boilers

The Installation and Inspection of High-pressure Boiler Piping for Code Compliance with the ASME and National Board Code Requirements

Author: Steve Kalmbach

Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.

ISBN: 1604948124

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 96

View: 869

A guide for inspectors and contractors to install and inspect boiler external piping (BEP) for high-pressure boilers to the 2012 editions of the ASME Section 1 and ASME B31.1 code requirements.
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Marine Steam Boilers

Author: James H. Milton,Roy M. Leach

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483102289

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 602

View: 4203

Marine Steam Boilers: Fourth Edition deals with the involved concepts, parts and construction, usage and maintenance, and the future direction of steam boilers. The book covers topics such as the history of steam boilers; theoretical development of steam boilers; and the materials and methods used in their construction. Also covered are the types of boilers - the tank-type boiler, which includes horizontal and vertical boilers; water tube boilers such as the Foster Wheeler boiler, Babcock & Wilcox boilers, and combustion engineering boilers; and dual-fired boilers. The text is recommended for marine engineers who would like to know more about boilers, its different types and the advantages of each, and their operation.
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The Repertory of Patent Inventions

And Other Discoveries and Improvements in Arts, Manufactures and Agriculture; Being a Continuation, on an Enlarged Plan, of the Repertory of Arts & Manufactures

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Patents

Page: N.A

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Boiler room questions and answers

Author: Alex Higgins,Stephen Michael Elonka

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 403

View: 9079

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The Steam Engine Explained and Illustrated

With an Account of Its Invention and Progressive Improvement, and Its Application to Navigation and Railways; Including Also a Memoir of Watt

Author: Dionysius Lardner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Steam-engines

Page: 535

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