Fundamentals of Boilers

MME 245

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

This course covers the principles of low pressure boiler operation. Included are boiler operation, fittings, feedwater accessories, steam and combustion controls, draft control and water heating systems. In addition, the course covers the principles of high pressure boiler operations, to include steam boiler types, package and field erected boilers, the steam system, feedwater systems, fuel system, feedwater and fuel heaters, pumps, regulators, traps, superheating, desuperheating, and pressure reducing systems and steam boiler operation.