PROCESS TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS, 3E is a comprehensive introduction to the workings of a modern manufacturing facility in the process industry. The text, which fits a standard equipment and systems course, provides your students with the information they need to know and uses up-to-date graphics and photos to enhance their understanding of how process systems and equipment actually operate. This book carries on the tradition of excellence established by the first two editions, which have successfully launched thousands of process technicians into the chemical processing industry. Key topics include valves, vessels, and piping, pumps and compressors, motors and turbines, heat exchangers, cooling towers, boilers and furnaces, reactors and distillation, extraction and separation systems, and process instrumentation. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Float steam trapaa steam trap that operates with a float that opens a valve as the condensate level rises. ... Flow diagramaa simplified sketch that uses symbols to identify instruments and vessels and to describe the primary ... Flow-control elementathe part of a valve that regulates flow; for example, the gate or the disc.
|Title||:||Process Technology Equipment and Systems|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2010-02-04|