By Kumar Rayaprolu

Following the book of the author’s first ebook, Boilers for strength and strategy by means of CRC Press in 2009, a number of requests have been made for a reference with even speedier entry to details. Boilers: a pragmatic Reference is the results of these requests, delivering a uncomplicated encyclopedic layout with greater than 500 entries and approximately an identical variety of helping illustrations.

Written for working towards engineers and working with sensible concerns instead of conception, this reference focuses completely on water tube boilers present in approach industries and gear vegetation. It presents large causes for the next topics:

  • A variety of boilers and major auxiliaries, in addition to steam and gasoline turbines

  • Traditional firing techniques—grates, oil/gas, and glossy systems

  • Industrial, software, waste warmth, MSW and bio-fuel-fired boilers, together with supercritical boilers

  • The medical basics of combustion, warmth move, fluid move, and more

  • The fundamentals of fuels, water, ash, high-temperature steels, structurals, refractory, insulation, and more

  • Additional engineering issues like boiler tools, controls, welding, corrosion, and wear

  • Air toxins, its abatement strategies and their impression at the layout of boilers and auxiliaries

  • Emerging applied sciences equivalent to carbon seize, oxy-fuel combustion, and PFBC

This reference covers nearly each subject wanted through boiler engineers in technique and tool vegetation. An encyclopedia by means of layout and a pro reference publication via concentration and dimension, this quantity is powerful on basics and layout points in addition to functional content material. The scope and easy-to-navigate presentation of the fabric plus the various illustrations make this a different reference for busy layout, undertaking, operation, and consulting engineers.

Show description

Read Online or Download Boilers: A Practical Reference PDF

Similar construction technology books

The Real Estate Manager's Technical Glossary

The true property Manager's Technical word list contains 9 separate glossaries of technical phrases genuine property or amenities managers come across whilst facing carrier services and people within the development trades. a few 2,000 phrases particular to structure, uncomplicated engineering, contracting and extra, are outlined in daily language.

Frontiers of Engineering: Reports on Leading Edge Engineering from the 1999 NAE Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering

Frontiers of Engineering is the 5th publication highlighting the displays of the nationwide Academy of Engineering's (NAE) annual symposium sequence, Frontiers of Engineering. The 1999 NAE Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering used to be held October 14-16, on the Academies' Beckman heart in Irvine, California.

Green Roof Retrofit: Building Urban Resilience (Innovation in the Built Environment)

A deep figuring out of the results of eco-friendly roof retrofit is needed among scholars and practitioners to make the selections and take the activities had to mitigate weather alterations. eco-friendly Roof Retrofit: development city resilience illustrates the methods undertaken to increase this new wisdom and thereby embed a deeper point of figuring out in readers.

Construction Claims: A Short Guide for Contractors

Such a lot building tasks have adjustments, adaptations and delays. because of inadequate wisdom contractors frequently don’t declare their time and prices because of those occasions, or, their claims lead to protracted and costly criminal battles. this straightforward to learn e-book demystifies the claims procedures making sure entitlements are claimed.

Additional info for Boilers: A Practical Reference

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.31 of 5 – based on 44 votes