Boiler Operator's Guide

$93.00

Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
9780070365742
ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0070365741
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780070365742
AUTHOR-1:
Anthony Lawrence Kohan
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
1998
BINDING:
HardCover
EDITION NUMBER:
4th
PAGE COUNT:
736

Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
9780070365742
ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0070365741
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780070365742
AUTHOR-1:
Anthony Lawrence Kohan
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
1998
BINDING:
HardCover
EDITION NUMBER:
4th
PAGE COUNT:
736

Description

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.

 

Table of contents

Boiler Systems, Classifications and Fundamental Operating Practices. Firetube Biolers. Waterlube boilers. Electric and Special application boilers. Nuclear Power Plant Steam Generators. Material Structure, Required Code Material, and Specifications. Fabrication by Welding and NDT. Material Testing, Stresses, and Service Effects. Code Strength, Stress, and Allowable Pressure Calculations. Boiler Connections, Appurtenances, and Controls. Combustion, Burners, Controls, and Flame Safeguard Systems. Boiler Auxiliaries and External Water Treatment Equipment. Boiler Water Problems and Treatment. In-Service Problems, Inspections, Maintenance, and Repairs. Boiler Plant Training, Performance and Efficiency Monitoring