Boiler Operator's Workbook
Boiler Operator's Workbook 4th Edition provides an overview of the latest information on safe and efficient operation of both low and high pressure boilers and related equipment. The book 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. Additional content highlights include boiler theory and principles; boiler construction and design; steam systems and controls; water supply systems and controls; water treatment systems and controls; fuel systems and controls; draft and flue gas systems and controls; instrumentation and control systems; boiler operation and maintenance; boiler system optimization; licensing. The book is a complete instructional resource to be used in preparing to pass a boiler operator's license exam and covers all facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance and troubleshooting.
Includes a CD-ROM that contains quizzes; illustrated glossary; flash cards; sample licensing exams; master math problems; media clips.