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Title: Steam, Its Generation and Use

Author: Babcock & Wilcox Company

Release date: September 18, 2007 [eBook #22657]
Most recently updated: June 29, 2021

Language: English


The Early History of the Generation and Use of Steam

Brief History of Water-tube Boilers

Requirements of Steam Boilers

Evolution of the Babcock & Wilcox Water-tube Boiler

The Babcock & Wilcox Boiler

Advantages of the Babcock & Wilcox Boiler

Heat and its Measurement

The Theory of Steam Making

Properties of Water

Boiler Feed Water

Feed Water Heating and Methods of Feeding


Moisture in Steam

Superheated Steam

Properties of Air


Analysis of Flue Gases

Classification of Fuels

The Determination of Heating Values of Fuels

Combustion of Coal

Solid Fuels other than Coal and their Combustion

Liquid Fuels and their Combustion

Gaseous Fuels and their Combustion

Utilization of Waste Heat

Chimneys and Draft

Efficiency and Capacity of Boilers

The Selection of Boilers with a Consideration of the Factors Determining such Selection

Operation and Care of Boilers

Brickwork Boiler Settings

Boiler Room Piping

Flow of Steam through Pipes and Orifices

Heat Transfer

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