Diesel Plant Operations Handbook

Diesel Plant Operations Handbook

by Clive T. Jones
     
 
A practical guide written for plant engineers,operators,and technicians engaged in diesel power generation operations. It will help supervisors and managers deal with the problems that beset the operational staff,set the standards of performance that they wish each plant to attain,and serve as a reference on the overall welfare of the plant and its equipment. For

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A practical guide written for plant engineers,operators,and technicians engaged in diesel power generation operations. It will help supervisors and managers deal with the problems that beset the operational staff,set the standards of performance that they wish each plant to attain,and serve as a reference on the overall welfare of the plant and its equipment. For the power plant staff,the handbook is intended to be a central source of practical information that will enable any diesel generating plant to be operated economically. It will also cover primary diesel power generation as well as the special concerns for standby,emergency,and portable generating systems

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This practical reference for personnel involved in the running of diesel generating plants covers all basic machinery and systems, providing training in all aspects of safe and efficient operation, including operator responsibilities; engine stopping, starting, and protection; function of the governor; lubricating oil and systems; cooling systems; and power plant control. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070328143
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill School Education Group
Publication date:
04/01/1991
Pages:
608

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