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Low Pressure Boilers, 4th Edition

  • Frederick Steingress
  • Daryl R. Walker
  • ISBN-10: 0826943659
  • ISBN-13: 9780826943651
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2005, 2000
  • COPYRIGHT: 2013 Published
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About the Product

Low Pressure Boilers provides information on the safe and efficient operation of low pressure steam boilers and related equipment, hot water boilers, and cooling systems. The textbook can be used as a study guide for boiler operator licensing, an introduction to stationary engineering, or a reference book for upgrading skills. This new edition has been enhanced with updated coverage of the new ASME symbol stamps, integrated boiler controls, code requirements for bottom blowdown, feedwater regulators, emissions regulations and New Source Performance Standards, variable-speed drives, diaphragm draft gauges, water treatment programs and solubilizing water treatments, and Canadian licensing. Energy efficiency and environmental issues are emphasized throughout.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Boiler Operation Principles
Chapter 2: Boiler Fittings
Chapter 3: Feedwater System
Chapter 4: Steam System
Chapter 5: Fuel System
Chapter 6: Draft System
Chapter 7: Boiler Water Treatment
Chapter 8: Boiler Operation Procedures
Chapter 9: Hot Water Heating Systems
Chapter 10: Cooling Systems
Chapter 11: Boiler Operation Safety
Chapter 12: Boiler Operator Licensing

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