Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 0826944183
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering


Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 0826944132
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction


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.

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!

Boiler Operator s Guide 5E

Author: Anthony L. Kohan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 126002699X
Release Date: 2018-12-07
Genre: Technology & Engineering

A long awaited, thorough revision of the classic guide to boiler operation and maintenance. Quickly and easily solve any boiler problem—and prepare for your licensing exams—using the hands-on information contained in this fully updated, industry standard resource. The book covers all types of boilers and systems and clearly explains all processes, points out potential problems, and lays out the testing and troubleshooting procedures needed to maintain good performance. Boiler Operator’s Guide, Fifth Edition has been thoroughly overhauled to align with all current technologies and regulations, including the latest version of the ASME BPV code. You will get practice questions and answers to reinforce important points and study for the Boiler Operator’s or Stationary Engineer exam. The book serves as a go-to source for any critical information needed on boilers and their operation. •Completely updated to align with all applicable codes and standards•Provides data, calculations, specifications and techniques across all boiler systems•Thoroughly revised by a PE and renowned boiler and pressure vessel expert

Safe Boiler Operation Fundamentals

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 0826946119
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Boilers

"Safe Boiler Operation Fundamentals: Special Engineer's Guide for the State of Minnesota is an introductory textbook on safe boiler operation. It is a comprehensive resource for those studying for a Special Engineer's license in Minnesota. The book begins with an overview of selected Minnesota statutes related to boiler operation and design. It continues with chapters covering the basics of thermodynamics and heat transfer, boiler design, hot water boilers, steam boilers, piping and valves, feedwater, combustion, and draft. It concludes with chapters covering boiler operation, hazardous operating conditions, and boiler maintenance and inspections"--P. [4] of cover.

Heating Boiler Operator s Manual

Author: Mohammad Malek
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071475228
Release Date: 2006-12-12
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Offers guidelines for the operation, maintenance, and repair of heating boilers. This title is useful as a guide for the Heating Boiler Exam and to increase your understanding of boiler principles.

Boiler Operator s Workbook

Author: R. Dean Wilson
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 0826944973
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Education

Boiler Operator's Workbook provides an overview of the latest information on safe and efficient operation of both low and high pressure boilers and related equipment. This edition is a complete instructional resource to be used in preparing to pass a boiler operator's license exam. All facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting are covered. Boiler Operator's Workbook has been updated with new technologies used with boilers, such as variable-frequency motor drives, PLC controls, low-NOx burners, rifled boiler tubes, reverse osmosis systems, thermal fluid power boilers, gas turbines, and cogeneration. The appendix has been expanded to include more tables of useful information and more boiler formulas which serve as a summary and review of common boiler operation calculations. A CD-ROM is included with this workbook and contains the following activities: * Quick Quizzesr * Illustrated Glossary * Flash Cards * Sample Licensing Exams * Master Mathr Problems * Media Clips * Link to ATPeResources.com

Stationary Engineering

Author: Frederick M. Steingress
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 0826943276
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Education

This new edition of Stationary Engineering covers all aspects of boiler operation and auxiliary equipment. A new section on condensing boilers, soot blowers and superheater design provides coverage of new technologies.

HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers

Author: Herbert W. Stanford III
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0203912497
Release Date: 2003-04-04
Genre: Technology & Engineering

HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers provides fundamental principles and practical techniques for the design, application, purchase, operation, and maintenance of water chillers and cooling towers. Written by a leading expert in the field, the book analyzes topics such as piping, water treatment, noise control, electrical service, and energy efficiency for optimal system and equipment performance and offers extensive checklists, troubleshooting strategies, and reference data, as well as recommended specifications for the procurement of new or replacement equipment. This reference also discusses proper installation and placement of chillers and cooling towers, start-up, and capacity.

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.

Steam Diesel Power Plant Operators Exams

Author: James Russell
Publisher: James Russell Publishing
ISBN: 9780916367084
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Study Aids

A bestselling book since 1981, "Steam & Diesel" gives the answers to the oraland written exams. (Study Guides)

Steam Plant Operation 9th Edition

Author: Everett Woodruff
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071667968
Release Date: 2011-08-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering

The definitive guide for steam power plant systems and operation—fully updated For more than 75 years, this book has been a trusted source of information on steam power plants, including the design, operation, and maintenance of major systems. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, emphasizes the importance of a comprehensive energy plan utilizing all economical sources of energy, including fossil fuels, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources. Wind, solar, and biomass power are introduced in the book, and the benefits and challenges of these renewable resources for the production of reliable, cost-effective electric power are identified. Even with these new technologies, approximately 90% of electricity is generated using steam as the power source, emphasizing its importance now and in the future. In-depth details on coal-fired plants, gas turbine cogeneration, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources are included, as are the environmental control systems that they require. Potential techniques for the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel–fired power plants also are presented. This practical guide provides common power plant calculations such as plant heat rate, boiler efficiency, pump performance, combustion processes, and collection efficiency for plant emissions. Numerous illustrations and clear presentation of the material will assist those preparing for an operator’s license exam. In addition, engineering students will find a detailed introduction to steam power plant technology. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, covers: Steam and its importance Boilers Design and construction of boilers Combustion of fuels Boiler settings, combustion systems, and auxiliary equipment Boiler accessories Operation and maintenance of boilers Pumps Steam turbines, condensers, and cooling towers Operating and maintaining steam turbines, condensers, cooling towers, and auxiliaries Auxiliary steam plant equipment Environmental control systems Waste-to-energy plants

Practical Guide to Industrial Boiler Systems

Author: Ralph Vandagriff
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482270853
Release Date: 2001-04-18
Genre: Science

This volume covers the fundamentals of boiler systems and gathers hard-to-find facts and observations for designing, constructing and operating industrial power plants in the United States and overseas. It contains formulas and spreadsheets outlining combustion points of natural gas, oil and solid fuel beds. It also includes a boiler operator's training guide, maintenance examples, and a checklist for troubleshooting.