Boilermaking Level 3 Trainee Guide, Paperback, 1st edition

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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Boiler Pressure Components, Boiler Nonpressure Components, Advanced Tube Work, Special Rigging, BRIL (Brick, Refractory, Insulation, and Lagging), Boiler Auxiliaries, Towers and Exchangers, and Testing Piping Systems and Equipment.


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Table of contents

(Total Level Hours: 150)

34301 Boiler Pressure Components (25 Hours)

Describes the pressure components of a boiler plant and discusses several procedures related to boiler safety.


34302 Boiler Nonpressure Components (12.5 Hours)

Covers the nonpressure components of a boiler plant along with the theory of operation, boiler construction, and general maintenance procedures.


34303 Advanced Tube Work (20 Hours)

Presents information on inspecting, testing, plugging, and replacing boiler tubes. 


34304 Special Rigging (22.5 Hours)

Introduces some specialized rigging devices and techniques that are used in the boilermaking trade.


34305 BRIL (Brick, Refractory, Insulation, and Lagging) (10 Hours)

Covers the types, functions, and hazards of working with BRIL.


34306 Boiler Auxiliaries (25 Hours)

Introduces different kinds of boiler auxiliary equipment. Discusses the basic theory of operation, function, purpose, and basic maintenance procedures of boiler auxiliaries.


34307 Towers and Exchangers (15 Hours)

Discusses the construction and maintenance of towers and exchangers. 


34308 Testing Piping Systems and Equipment (20 Hours)

Explains how to perform service, flow, head pressure, hydrostatic, and steam blow tests on piping systems and equipment.

Published by Pearson (March 8th 2002) - Copyright © 2001