Home About us Sitemap FAQs Order Details International Orders Bookmark Us! Shopping Cart
PennWell Books
Call Us: 1-800-752-9764 [Toll Free]
   
Shipping Info Author Bios For Resellers Find a Local Distributor Publishers Become An Author Online Catalogs Events
Product Search
 
Shop by Category
Fire Engineering Books & Videos
Petroleum Books
Electric Power Books
New & Coming Soon
Conference Proceedings
Deregulation & Restructuring
Business/Reference
Electricity & Gas Purchasing
Environmental/Safety
Machinery
Marketing, Trading & Risk
Nontechnical Series
Power Generation
Renewables/Alternative Energy
Transmission & Distribution
Energy Industry Links
Visit the PennWell MAPSearch website
Advanced Technology
Water & Wastewater Books
Dental Books
Best Sellers
9/11 Anniversary Remembrance
OGJ Research: Energy Surveys, Directories, and Special Reports
Pipeline Maps, Atlases, and Energy GIS Data from MAPSearch
PennWell Ebooks
Twitter
Catalogs
Upcoming Sales and Promotions
 
Click here for Shipping Information
Newsletter Sign Up!
Subscribe to our newsletter for
latest news and special offers!
 
Tell A Friends
Customers:
Please see our new shipping rates on the Order Details page. International customers may choose to purchase through their local representative.
 
 
 
Dry Gas Seals Handbook
 
Enlarge View
 
Dry Gas Seals Handbook
by John S. Stahley
ISBN: 978-1-59370-062-1
Click here to know Delivery Estimate
Price : $59.00
Quantity:   
 
 
by John S. Stahley

Despite the fact that the use of dry gas seals in process gas centrifugal compressors has increased dramatically over the last 20 years, the technology remains misunderstood by many in the industry. Dry gas seals operate with clearances measured in microns, much less than the thickness of a human hair! While dry gas seals can be very problematic if not properly applied at the time of plant, process, and/or compressor design, the many successful installations are a testament to how trouble-free these devices can be when properly applied. Let author John Stahley help you take the mystery out of dry gas seals in this comprehensive new book. Dry gas seals are in used in compressor stations, processing plants, refineries, chemical plants, and more. This book is perfectly suited for:

  • Engineers
  • Operators
  • Maintenance personnel
  • Purchasing personnel
  • Technical management
The information found in Dry Gas Seals Handbook will help you make informed decisions regarding the application, operation, and maintenance of dry gas seals. This book presents a complete guide to the technology, from the principle of gas seal operation to “lessons learned” from actual field experience.
Key features & benefits
  • More than 50 figures to illustrate explanations
  • Seven case studies break down common problems associated with dry gas seals, corrective actions, and lessons learned
  • Appendices provide typical examples of dry gas seal test reports and dry gas seal and barrier seal selection guidelines
  • Glossary of common terms related to dry gas seal technology
Table of Contents
  • The evolution of dry gas seals
  • Introduction to dry gas seals
  • Dry gas seal configurations
  • Barrier seals
  • Dry gas seal support systems
  • Dry gas seal retrofits
  • Dry gas seal operations and maintenance
  • Dry gas seal contamination -- lessons from the field
135 pages/Softcover/2005
1-59370-062-8
 
 
 
You Might Also Like
 
Testimonials
 
 
Home l About Us l Sitemap l FAQs l Tell A Friend l Privacy Policy l Contact Us l PennWell Sites l PennWell Events
       
  Yahoo! Shopping Every upgrade accepts
Designed by: Colorado Web Solutions - Yahoo Store Designer