Boilers and Boiler Systems

MME 250

50 Contact Hours
50 Lecture Hours
0 Lab Hours
2.0 Credit Hours

This course covers the techniques and procedures for boiler operation and evaluation. Included are oil fired boiler installation, steam boiler operation, hot water boiler operation and evaluation, boiler start-up, service and troubleshooting, as well as boiler instruments, water treatment and boiler room safety. Also provided are the fundamentals of multiple boiler operation, hydronic systems, the principles of zoning, system sizing and calculations, zone valves, boiler selection, as well as boiler piping, installation and troubleshooting.