Boiler operator's guide, 4° ed. 1997


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Boiler systems, classifications and regulations, heat transfer. Fire tube boilers. Watertube boilers. Electrical and special applications boilers. Nuclear steam generators. material properties and boiler code application. Fabrication and repair by welding, NDT, and quality control. Stresses imposed materials. Code strength and stress calculations. Boiler connections, appurtenances and auxiliaries. Combustion, fuels, burners and controls. Water treatment and boiler problems. Inspection, repairs, and maintenance programs. Appendices.
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. Appendices.
This book is a guide to installing, operating, and maintaining boilers in a wide variety of facilities. It addresses changes to the ASME boiler code such as the new confined space entry requirements and the liberalization of the overseas requirement to obtain the U.S. National Board Certification. It cover all the technological advances that have been made since the last edition such as the use of new materials that can be used in boiler construction.