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Pumps for Chemical Processing

1st Edition

By J.T. McGuire

CRC Press

304 pages

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Paperback: 9780367403140
pub: 2019-10-02
Hardback: 9780824783242
pub: 1990-08-31

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A reference for the chemical engineer on the application, selection, construction, procurement, installation, operation, and maintenance of the three basic types of pumps used in chemical processing: centrifugal, rotary, and reciprocating. Emphasizes aspects that cause practical operating problems,

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Liquid Conditions. 3. Corrosion. 4. System Characteristics. 5. Pump Class Selection. 6. Centrifugal Pumps. 7. Rotary Pumps. 8. Reciprocating Pumps. 9. Metering Pumps. 10. Utility Pumps. 11. Seals. 12. Couplings. 13. Baseplates. 14. Procurement. 15. Installation. 16. Operation. 17. Maintenance. Symbols Index

About the Author

McGuire, J.T.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical