Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Volume 44 - Process Plants: Cost Estimating to Project Management: Information Systems for, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design

Volume 44 - Process Plants: Cost Estimating to Project Management: Information Systems for, 1st Edition

Edited by John J. McKetta Jr

CRC Press

512 pages

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Hardback: 9780824724948
pub: 1993-06-02
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"Written by engineers for engineers (with over 150 International Editorial Advisory Board members),this highly lauded resource provides up-to-the-minute information on the chemical processes, methods, practices, products, and standards in the chemical, and related, industries. "


"High acclaim from worldwide authoritative journals . . .an ambitious work indeed. . .a valuable addition to many college and industrial libraries. . . . . .highly recommend[ed]. . .to any student of the chemical process industries. . .provides a valuable starting point for any specific design-related project. "

---American Scientist

". . .a useful and valuable addition to all technical, professional, and university library collections. "

---IEEE Journal

". . .A wealth of information is presented on a number of processes, each keyword is followed by extensive bibliographies, unit operations are illustrated by practical problems, and case studies are presented of design exercises. "

---Chemistry & Industry

"A very attractive series of volumes. "

---The Cost Engineer

Table of Contents

"Process Plants, Cost Estimating, M. B. Desai Process Plants, Costs of Scaled-up Units, Donald S. Remer and Lawrence H. Chai Process Plants, Expert Systems, Robert A. Mollenkamp Process Problem Solving, Pareto Chart, Davis M. Woodruff and Felix M. Philips Process Reliability and Plant Availability, Geoffrey L. Wells Process Retrofit, Tjaan N. Tjoe and Bodo Linnhoff Process Selection and Screening, John C. King, David W. Stanbridge, Yas Ide, Tom Trinker, and Surendra R. Gupta Process Simulation and Synthesis, Batch and Semicontinuous, Martin Dybeck Process Simulation and Synthesis on Desktop Computers, Tony Vysniauskas Process Vessels, Stanley M. Walas Processing Industry, Construction Worldwide, John J. McKetta Processing Industry, Gas, Worldwide, Warren R. True Processing Industry, Hydrocarbon, John J. McKetta Product Cost, Joint Product Costing and Transfer Pricing, Kenneth E. Lunde Professional Engineer, Registration for, John D. Constance Profitability Analysis, Frederic C. Jelen Programming, Dynamic, R. Russell Rhinehart and John D. Beasley Project Cash Flow, Frederic C. Jelen Project Control, Monitoring and Contingency Allowances, Arnold M. Ruskin Project Economic Analysis, Kenneth L. Martin and Bruce A. Barna Project Engineer, Frank Straight Project Investments Comparison, Errol E. Wirasinghe Project Management, Audit, Arnold M. Ruskin Project Management, Information Systems for, S. A. Graham, Jr. and R. Giambelluca "

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SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical