High Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 0826943152
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Technology & Engineering

"A comprehensive resource that can be used for licensing examination preperation, upgrading skills, or as an invaluable reference.... New and updated content in this edition places an emphasis on modern controls, energy generation and use, and environmental concerns."--P. [4] of cover.

Piping for High pressure Boilers

Author: Steve Kalmbach
Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.
ISBN: 9781604948127
Release Date: 2012-12-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering

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.

Boiler Operator s Exam Preparation Guide

Author: Theodore Sauselein
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071503532
Release Date: 1997-03-22
Genre: Technology & Engineering

If the exam is on boiler operation, this guide is your fast track to acing the test! It was written by a licensed professional engineer specifically for those who work with boilers and want to pass licensing exams. With this results-oriented review guide, you’ll save study time. The Boiler Operator’s Exam Preparation Guide focuses right in on exactly the kind of problems you will find on your exam. It’s packed with practice multiple choice, problem-solving, and essay questions to help you prepare—plus this guide shows you how to answer, step by step. Working at your own pace, you’ll polish up your problem-solving skills and build up your knowledge of the underlying theories of thermodynamics and mechanics. The Boiler Operator's Exam Preparation Guide is your one-stop source for acing any exam on boiler operation!

Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 0826943659
Release Date: 2012-10-01
Genre: Education

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.

Boiler Operator s Handbook

Author: Kenneth E. Heselton
Publisher: The Fairmont Press, Inc.
ISBN: 9780881734355
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Written for the boiler operator who has knowledge and experience, but would like to learn more in order to optimize his performance, this text is also clearly-presented enough to be an indispensable guide for those beginning their careers, as well as being suitable for managers and superintendents interested in reducing a facility's operating expense. Based on the author's forty years of experience in boiler plant operation, design, construction, start-up, retrofit and maintenance, it contains absolutely key recommendations to operators and managers of plants large and small.

Boiler Operator s Guide

Author: Anthony Kohan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: UOM:39015041733133
Release Date: 1997-10-22
Genre: Technology & Engineering

If you're a boiler professional, the Fourth Edition of this classic guide offers you the latest guidelines for installing, operating, and maintaining boilers in all types of facilities. The book now covers federal and state jurisdictional requirements...changes to the ASME Boiler Code, such as the new confined space entry requirements... the liberalization of the overseas requirement to obtain U.S. National Board Certification...and the use of new materials in boiler construction. It also contains questions & answers that help you review for oral and written license tests.

Process Steam Systems

Author: Carey Merritt
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119085461
Release Date: 2015-09-11
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Comprehensively describes the equipment used in process steam systems, good operational and maintenance practices, and techniques used to troubleshoot system problems Explains how an entire steam system should be properly designed, operated and maintained Includes chapters on commissioning and troubleshooting various process systems and problems Presents basic thermodynamics and heat transfer principles as they apply to good process steam system design Covers Steam System Efficiency Upgrades; useful for operations and maintenance personnel responsible for modifying their systems