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Metallurgical Failures in Fossil Fired Boilers, 2nd Edition

Metallurgical Failures in Fossil Fired Boilers, 2nd Edition

David French

ISBN: 978-0-471-55839-2

Jan 1993

528 pages

Select type: Hardcover

In Stock

$245.00

Description

Due to a dramatic increase in the interest and understanding of boiler-tube failure analysis, this edition has been updated and expanded. New features include material on fluid dynamics, heat transfer and stress calculations; remaining life assessment of boilers being used beyond their original design expectations; mechanical engineering aspects of boiler design; more information on fatigue, creep, thermal stress for carbon as well as stainless steels; suggestions to prevent future failures.
Design Considerations.

Metallurgical Principles: Ferritic Steels.

Stainless Steels.

Failures Caused by Gas-Metal Reactions.

Corrosion-Caused Failures.

Weld Failures.

Failure Prevention.

Appendix.

Index.