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By Norman P. Lieberman,Elizabeth T. Lieberman

The most up-to-date tools for troubleshooting and retaining procedure equipment

Applicable to a vast variety of technicians and industries and completely up-to-date all through, A operating consultant to strategy Equipment, Fourth version, explains how you can diagnose, troubleshoot, and proper issues of chemical and petroleum refining technique apparatus. 9 new chapters cover:

  • Tray layout details
  • Shell-and-tube warmth exchanger layout details
  • Relief valve procedure design
  • Vapor lock and exchanger flooding in steam systems
  • Steam new release working and layout details
  • Wastewater strippers
  • Thermodynamics -- the way it applies to procedure equipment
  • Centrifugal pumps -- decreasing seal and bearing failures
  • Hand calculations for distillation towers
  • Vapor -- liquid equilibrium, absorption, and stripping calculations

Filled with examples and illustrations, this useful source demonstrates how conception applies to fixing real-world plant operation difficulties. chosen hand calculation equipment also are provided.

Comprehensive assurance includes:

Distillation Tower Trays * Tower strain keep an eye on * Distillation Towers * Reboilers * Tower Internals * tools * Packed Towers * Steam and Condensate platforms * Bubble aspect and Dew element * Steam Strippers * Draw-Off Nozzle Hydraulics * Pumparounds and Tower warmth Flows * Condensers and Tower strain keep watch over * Air Coolers * Deaerators and Steam structures * Steam new release * Wastewater Strippers * Vacuum structures * Steam generators * floor Condensers * Shell-and-Tube warmth Exchangers * Fired warmers * Refrigeration structures * Cooling Water platforms * Catalytic results * Centrifugal Pumps * keep an eye on Valves * Separators * Centrifugal Compressors and Surge * Reciprocating Compressors * Corrosion * Fluid move in Pipes * Super-Fractionation degree * machine keep watch over * box Troubleshooting

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