Boiler Operator s Exam Preparation Guide

Boiler Operator s Exam Preparation Guide Author Theodore Sauselein
ISBN-10 9780071503532
Release 1997-03-22
Pages 369
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If the exam is on boiler operation, this guide is your fast track to acing the test! It was written by a licensed professional engineer specifically for those who work with boilers and want to pass licensing exams. With this results-oriented review guide, you’ll save study time. The Boiler Operator’s Exam Preparation Guide focuses right in on exactly the kind of problems you will find on your exam. It’s packed with practice multiple choice, problem-solving, and essay questions to help you prepare—plus this guide shows you how to answer, step by step. Working at your own pace, you’ll polish up your problem-solving skills and build up your knowledge of the underlying theories of thermodynamics and mechanics. The Boiler Operator's Exam Preparation Guide is your one-stop source for acing any exam on boiler operation!



Boiler Operator s Guide 5E

Boiler Operator s Guide  5E Author Anthony L. Kohan
ISBN-10 126002699X
Release 2018-10-26
Pages 496
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A long awaited, thorough revision of the classic guide to boiler operation and maintenance. Quickly and easily solve any boiler problem—and prepare for your licensing exams—using the hands-on information contained in this fully updated, industry standard resource. The book covers all types of boilers and systems and clearly explains all processes, points out potential problems, and lays out the testing and troubleshooting procedures needed to maintain good performance. Boiler Operator’s Guide, Fifth Edition has been thoroughly overhauled to align with all current technologies and regulations, including the latest version of the ASME BPV code. You will get practice questions and answers to reinforce important points and study for the Boiler Operator’s or Stationary Engineer exam. The book serves as a go-to source for any critical information needed on boilers and their operation. •Completely updated to align with all applicable codes and standards•Provides data, calculations, specifications and techniques across all boiler systems•Thoroughly revised by a PE and renowned boiler and pressure vessel expert



Boiler Operator s Handbook Second Edition

Boiler Operator s Handbook  Second Edition Author Kenneth E. Heselton, P.E.
ISBN-10 9781329129337
Release 2015-05-11
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This book was written specifically for boiler plant operators and supervisors who want to learn how to lower plant operating costs, as well as how to operate plants of all types and sizes more wisely. This newly revised edition provides guidelines for HRSGs, combined cycle systems, and environmental effects of boiler operation. Also included is a new chapter on refrigeration systems which addresses the environmental effects of inadvertent and intentional discharges of refrigerants. Going beyond the basics of "keeping the pressure up," the author explains in clear terms how to set effective priorities to assure optimum plant operation, including safety, continuity of operation, damage prevention, managing environmental impact, training replacement plant operators, logging and preserving historical data, and operating the plant economically.



Steam Diesel Power Plant Operators Exams

Steam   Diesel Power Plant Operators Exams Author James Russell
ISBN-10 9780916367084
Release 2000
Pages 114
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A bestselling book since 1981, "Steam & Diesel" gives the answers to the oraland written exams. (Study Guides)



Boiler Operator s Workbook

Boiler Operator s Workbook Author R. Dean Wilson
ISBN-10 0826944973
Release 2008-01-01
Pages 405
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Boiler Operator's Workbook provides an overview of the latest information on safe and efficient operation of both low and high pressure boilers and related equipment. This edition is a complete instructional resource to be used in preparing to pass a boiler operator's license exam. All facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting are covered. Boiler Operator's Workbook 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. A CD-ROM is included with this workbook and contains the following activities: * Quick Quizzesr * Illustrated Glossary * Flash Cards * Sample Licensing Exams * Master Mathr Problems * Media Clips * Link to ATPeResources.com



Heating Boiler Operator s Manual

Heating Boiler Operator   s Manual Author Mohammad Malek
ISBN-10 9780071475228
Release 2006-12-12
Pages 392
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Offers guidelines for the operation, maintenance, and repair of heating boilers. This title is useful as a guide for the Heating Boiler Exam and to increase your understanding of boiler principles.



Safe Boiler Operation Fundamentals

Safe Boiler Operation Fundamentals Author
ISBN-10 0826946119
Release 2012
Pages 213
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"Safe Boiler Operation Fundamentals: Special Engineer's Guide for the State of Minnesota is an introductory textbook on safe boiler operation. It is a comprehensive resource for those studying for a Special Engineer's license in Minnesota. The book begins with an overview of selected Minnesota statutes related to boiler operation and design. It continues with chapters covering the basics of thermodynamics and heat transfer, boiler design, hot water boilers, steam boilers, piping and valves, feedwater, combustion, and draft. It concludes with chapters covering boiler operation, hazardous operating conditions, and boiler maintenance and inspections"--P. [4] of cover.



Stationary Engineering

Stationary Engineering Author Frederick M. Steingress
ISBN-10 0826943276
Release 2008
Pages 615
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This new edition of Stationary Engineering covers all aspects of boiler operation and auxiliary equipment. A new section on condensing boilers, soot blowers and superheater design provides coverage of new technologies.



High Pressure Boilers

High Pressure Boilers Author Frederick M. Steingress
ISBN-10 0826943152
Release 2012
Pages 359
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"A comprehensive resource that can be used for licensing examination preperation, upgrading skills, or as an invaluable reference.... New and updated content in this edition places an emphasis on modern controls, energy generation and use, and environmental concerns."--P. [4] of cover.



Steam Plant Operation 9th Edition

Steam Plant Operation 9th Edition Author Everett Woodruff
ISBN-10 9780071667968
Release 2011-08-01
Pages 736
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The definitive guide for steam power plant systems and operation—fully updated For more than 75 years, this book has been a trusted source of information on steam power plants, including the design, operation, and maintenance of major systems. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, emphasizes the importance of a comprehensive energy plan utilizing all economical sources of energy, including fossil fuels, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources. Wind, solar, and biomass power are introduced in the book, and the benefits and challenges of these renewable resources for the production of reliable, cost-effective electric power are identified. Even with these new technologies, approximately 90% of electricity is generated using steam as the power source, emphasizing its importance now and in the future. In-depth details on coal-fired plants, gas turbine cogeneration, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources are included, as are the environmental control systems that they require. Potential techniques for the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel–fired power plants also are presented. This practical guide provides common power plant calculations such as plant heat rate, boiler efficiency, pump performance, combustion processes, and collection efficiency for plant emissions. Numerous illustrations and clear presentation of the material will assist those preparing for an operator’s license exam. In addition, engineering students will find a detailed introduction to steam power plant technology. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, covers: Steam and its importance Boilers Design and construction of boilers Combustion of fuels Boiler settings, combustion systems, and auxiliary equipment Boiler accessories Operation and maintenance of boilers Pumps Steam turbines, condensers, and cooling towers Operating and maintaining steam turbines, condensers, cooling towers, and auxiliaries Auxiliary steam plant equipment Environmental control systems Waste-to-energy plants



Low Pressure Boilers

Low Pressure Boilers Author Frederick M. Steingress
ISBN-10 0826943659
Release 2012-10-01
Pages 407
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Low Pressure Boilers provides information on the safe and efficient operation of low pressure steam boilers and related equipment, hot water boilers, and cooling systems. The textbook can be used as a study guide for boiler operator licensing, an introduction to stationary engineering, or a reference book for upgrading skills. This new edition has been enhanced with updated coverage of the new ASME symbol stamps, integrated boiler controls, code requirements for bottom blowdown, feedwater regulators, emissions regulations and New Source Performance Standards, variable-speed drives, diaphragm draft gauges, water treatment programs and solubilizing water treatments, and Canadian licensing. Energy efficiency and environmental issues are emphasized throughout.



PRACTICAL BOILER OPERATION ENGINEERING AND POWER PLANT FOURTH EDITION

PRACTICAL BOILER OPERATION ENGINEERING AND POWER PLANT  FOURTH EDITION Author MALLICK, AMIYA RANJAN
ISBN-10 9788120351394
Release 2015-08-31
Pages 616
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The fourth edition of the book is richer in contents presenting updated information on the fundamental aspects of various processes related to thermal power plants. The major thrust in the book is given on the hands-on procedure to deal with the normal and emergency situations during plant operation. Beginning from the fundamentals, the book, explores the vast concepts of boilers, steam turbines and other auxiliary systems. Following a simple text format and easy-to-grasp language, the book explicates various real-life situation-related topics involving operation, commissioning, maintenance, electrical and instrumentation of a power plant. NEW TO THE FOURTH EDITION • The text now incorporates a new chapter on Environmental and Safety Aspects of Thermal Power Plants. • New sections on Softener, Water Treatment of Supercritical Boiler, Wet Mode and Dry Mode Operation of Supercritical Boiler, Electromatic Pressure Relief Valve, Pressure Reducing and Desuperheating (PRDS) System, Orsat Apparatus, and Safety Interlocks and Auto Control Logics in Boiler have been added in related chapters. • Several sections have been updated to provide the reader with the latest information. • A new appendix on Important Information on Power Generation has been incorporated into the text. Dealing with all the latest coverage, the book is written to address the requirements of the undergraduate students of power plant engineering. Besides this, the text would also cater to the needs of those candidates who are preparing for Boiler Operation Engineers (BOE) Examination and the undergraduate/postgraduate students who are pursuing courses in various power training institutes. The book will also be of immense use to the students of postgraduate diploma course in thermal power plant engineering. KEY FEATURES • Covers almost all the functional areas of thermal power plants in its systematically arranged topics. • Incorporates more than 500 self-test questions in chapter-end exercises to test the student’s grasp of the fundamental concepts and BOE Examination preparation. • Involves numerous well-labelled diagrams throughout the book leading to easy learning. • Provides several solved numerical problems that generally arise during the functioning of thermal power plants.



HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers

HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers Author Herbert W. Stanford III
ISBN-10 0203912497
Release 2003-04-04
Pages 295
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HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers provides fundamental principles and practical techniques for the design, application, purchase, operation, and maintenance of water chillers and cooling towers. Written by a leading expert in the field, the book analyzes topics such as piping, water treatment, noise control, electrical service, and energy efficiency for optimal system and equipment performance and offers extensive checklists, troubleshooting strategies, and reference data, as well as recommended specifications for the procurement of new or replacement equipment. This reference also discusses proper installation and placement of chillers and cooling towers, start-up, and capacity.



Plumber s Exam Preparation Guide

Plumber s Exam Preparation Guide Author Howard C. Massey
ISBN-10 0934041040
Release 1985
Pages 320
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Hundreds of questions and answers to help you pass the apprentice, journeyman, or master plumber's exam. Questions are in the style of the actual exam. The best way to prepare yourself for examination day!



Master the Civil Service Exams

Master the Civil Service Exams Author Peterson's
ISBN-10 9780768938098
Release 2013-05-07
Pages 432
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Master the Civil Service Exams offers complete test preparation for the written exam so you can pursue a government job. Math, verbal and clerical exercises, plus four full-length practice tests, build skills and confidence, while experts in the field provide an inside scoop on how to become a first-rate job candidate. You will also find up-to-date information on the civil service job market and projected areas of growth.



The ASME code simplified

The ASME code simplified Author Dyer E. Carroll
ISBN-10 0070116369
Release 1997
Pages 265
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ASME Code for Power Boilers Simplified! Now there's a quick, easy way to make sense of one of the industry's most widely used regulatory documents: The ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code. The ASME Code Simplified: Power Boilers, by Dyer D. Carroll and Dyer E. Carroll, Jr., clarifies every aspect of Section 1 of the Code plus its latest updates. You get dozens of real-world examples that help you apply the Code to the design, fabrication, repair, inspection and testing of all types of power boilers. Much more than just a Code ``decoder,'' it packs easy-to-follow procedures for obtaining ``S'' and ``R'' stamps plus scores of sample problems, questions and answers that help you prepare for the National Boiler and Pressure Vessel Board as well as ``A'' and ``B'' endorsement exams. You get instant access to the latest requirements for: Cylindrical components under both internal and external pressure; Formed heads; Braced and stayed surfaces; Reinforced openings in heads and shells; Appurtenances and appliances; Much more.



Occupational Outlook Handbook 2009

Occupational Outlook Handbook 2009 Author U. S. Department of Labor
ISBN-10 9781602393202
Release 2008-12
Pages 890
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A directory for up-and-coming jobs in the near-future employment market includes recommendations for finding or advancing a career and draws on statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor, in a guide that includes coverage of more than 250 occupations. Original.