Plant Engineer's Reference Book - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780750644525, 9780080497723

Plant Engineer's Reference Book

2nd Edition

Editors: DENNIS A SNOW
Hardcover ISBN: 9780750644525
eBook ISBN: 9780080497723
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 17th December 2001
Page Count: 864
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Description

Physical considerations in site selection; Plant location; Industrial buildings; Industrial flooring; Planning and plant layout; Contracts and specifications; Finance for the plant engineer; Industrial boilers; Combustion equipment; Oil; Gas; Liquefied petroleum gas; Steam utilization; Heating; Ventilation; Air conditioning; Water and effluents; Pumps and pumping; Cooling towers; Electricity generation; Electrical distribution and installation; Electrical instrumentation; Lighting; Compressed air systems; Noise and vibration; Air pollution; Dust and fume control; Insulation; Economizers; Heat exchanges; Corrosion; Paint coatings for the plant engineer; Maintenance; Energy conservation; Insurance: plant and equipment; Insurance: buildings and risks; Health and safety; Education and training; Lubrication.

Key Features

  • Wide range of information will prove to be use to engineers in any industry
  • Covers all the topics necessary to design and develop an engineering plant
  • Will help engineers in industry deal with practical problems in a variety of situations

Readership

Plant engineers in manufacturing, process, utilities, maintenance engineers, plant manufacturers

Table of Contents

Physical considerations in site selection; Plant location; Industrial buildings; Industrial flooring; Planning and plant layout; Contracts and specifications; Finance for the plant engineer; Industrial boilers; Combustion equipment; Oil; Gas; Liquefied petroleum gas; Steam utilization; Heating; Ventilation; Air conditioning; Water and effluents; Pumps and pumping; Cooling towers; Electricity generation; Electrical distribution and installation; Electrical instrumentation; Lighting; Compressed air systems; Noise and vibration; Air pollution; Dust and fume control; Insulation; Economizers; Heat exchanges; Corrosion; Paint coatings for the plant engineer; Maintenance; Energy conservation; Insurance: plant and equipment; Insurance: buildings and risks; Health and safety; Education and training; Lubrication.

Details

No. of pages:
864
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
eBook ISBN:
9780080497723
Hardcover ISBN:
9780750644525

About the Editor

DENNIS A SNOW

Affiliations and Expertise

Previously Teaching Fellow, Loughborough University of Technology and Senior Lecturer, de Montfort University.

Reviews

"a perfect companion for plant engineers at all levels of technical expertise." --Society of Operations Engineers Bulletin, April 2002

"...an invaluable tool covering all areas of the profession." --Society of Operations Engineers