Combustion Engineering and Gas Utilisation: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Combustion Engineering and Gas Utilisation

1st Edition

By British Gas


912 pages

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pub: 1992-12-10
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Combustion Engineering & Gas Utilisation is a practical guide to sound engineering practice for engineers from industry and commerce responsible for the selection, installation, designing and maintenance of efficient and safe gas fired heating equipment.


"A truly remarkable work..a major contribution to energy efficiency techniques.." - Plant & Works Engineering

Table of Contents

Introduction. Preface. Combustion. Gas burners and burner systems. Multi-fuel burners. Flow of fluids. Heat transfer. Gas utilisation equipment. Waste heat recovery. Refractory and insulating materials in furnaces. Gas and air supply controls. Ignition and combustion safeguards. Process control. Site supply and internal installations. Power production from gas. Instrumentation and measurement. Appendix. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARCHITECTURE / Methods & Materials
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General