Marine Auxiliary Machinery - 6th Edition - ISBN: 9780408011235, 9781483100012

Marine Auxiliary Machinery

6th Edition

Authors: David W. Smith J. Crawford P. S. Moore
eBook ISBN: 9781483100012
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 27th April 1983
Page Count: 488
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Marine Auxiliary Machine: Sixth Edition explains the correct operation and maintenance of marine auxiliary machinery.
The book discusses topics such as the arrangements of the engine and boiler room; pipes and fittings and pumps; compressors and separators; and heat exchangers - its types, control of temperature, and maintenance. The book also talks about other machineries such as diesel engines, steam turbines, propellers, and gears; refrigeration and air conditioning systems; deck machinery; and safety equipment. The text is recommended for engineers in ships who would like to know more about the auxiliary machines onboard ships, how they are operated, and the principles behind them.

Table of Contents


1 Engine and Boiler Room Arrangements

2 Pipes and Fittings

3 Pumps And Pumping

4 Various Machines and Appliances

5 Heat Exchangers

6 Auxiliary Engines

7 Propellers and Propulsion

8 Steering Gears

9 Stabilizers and Stabilizing Systems

10 Refrigerators

11 Air Conditioning, Ventilating and Heating

12 Deck Machinery

13 Safety Equipment

14 Control Engineering



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David W. Smith

J. Crawford

P. S. Moore

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