Turbine Steam Path Maintenance & Repair, Volume II

$119.00

by William P. Sanders, P. Eng.

In the second volume of his two-book set on turbine steam paths, William P. Sanders, P. Eng., turns his expert analysis to repair and refurbishment options currently accessible that will keep turbines operating with high levels of availability and improved efficiency. Also provided are details on estimating financial penalties associated with leakage from damaged turbines, which can reduce the cost of power. A full analysis of quality and inspection of manufactured elements to replace damaged components is included as well.

Volume 2 incorporates photographs, tables, equations, and examples to provide an excellent simplification of this complicated topic. Taken together with Volume 1, this set is sure to be an invaluable resource readers turn to many times during their careers!

Contents:
  • Operating Damage Mechanisms and Refurbishment Techniques for Stationary Components
  • Refurbishment Techniques for Rotating Blades
  • Damage Mechanisms Arising from Operation and Refurbishing Techniques for Rotating Components
  • The Steam Seal System and Glands
  • Quality Assurance for Replacement and Refurbished Steam Turbine Components
  • The Manufacture and Inspection Requirements of Steam Turbine Blades
  • Appendix: Thermodynamics and the mollier Enthalpy-Entropy Diagram for Water/Steam

750 Pages/Hardcover/2002
ISBN 0-87814-788-8

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by William P. Sanders, P. Eng.

In the second volume of his two-book set on turbine steam paths, William P. Sanders, P. Eng., turns his expert analysis to repair and refurbishment options currently accessible that will keep turbines operating with high levels of availability and improved efficiency. Also provided are details on estimating financial penalties associated with leakage from damaged turbines, which can reduce the cost of power. A full analysis of quality and inspection of manufactured elements to replace damaged components is included as well.

Volume 2 incorporates photographs, tables, equations, and examples to provide an excellent simplification of this complicated topic. Taken together with Volume 1, this set is sure to be an invaluable resource readers turn to many times during their careers!

Contents:
  • Operating Damage Mechanisms and Refurbishment Techniques for Stationary Components
  • Refurbishment Techniques for Rotating Blades
  • Damage Mechanisms Arising from Operation and Refurbishing Techniques for Rotating Components
  • The Steam Seal System and Glands
  • Quality Assurance for Replacement and Refurbished Steam Turbine Components
  • The Manufacture and Inspection Requirements of Steam Turbine Blades
  • Appendix: Thermodynamics and the mollier Enthalpy-Entropy Diagram for Water/Steam

750 Pages/Hardcover/2002
ISBN 0-87814-788-8

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SKU: 9780878147885
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Weight: 3.20 LBS