Plant and Process Engineering 360

Plant and Process Engineering 360

by Mike Tooley
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1856178404

ISBN-13: 9781856178402

Pub. Date: 12/17/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Plant and Process Engineering 360 will be the backbone of any plant, chemical, or process engineer’s library. This is a broad area in which engineers need to be familiar with a wide array of techniques, technologies andequipment. Its focus on providing a broad introduction to key systems make the book the first point of reference for engineers who are

Overview

Plant and Process Engineering 360 will be the backbone of any plant, chemical, or process engineer’s library. This is a broad area in which engineers need to be familiar with a wide array of techniques, technologies andequipment. Its focus on providing a broad introduction to key systems make the book the first point of reference for engineers who are involved with designing, specifying, maintaining or working with plant,process and control technologies in many sectors, includingmanufacturing, chemical process,and energy.

  • A single-source of plant and processequipment information for engineers, providinga 360 degree view of the critical equipment engineers encounter
  • Enablesreaders to get up to speed with unfamiliar topics quickly withan overview of important but disparate technologies that are specific to plant engineering
  • Coversthe systems and processes that drive effective and efficient plants and processes
  • Drawn from authoritative Elsevier resources, this book is a ‘first port of call’ with breadth and depth of content, from leading figures in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781856178402
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
12/17/2009
Pages:
612
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Instrumentation and Transducers; Control Systems; Programmable Controllers; Controller Systems Interfacing; Electromechanical Systems; Analysing a Drive System; Motors, Motor Control and Drives; Variable Speed Drives; Induction Motors; Electronic Circuits and Devices; Electronic Converters; Power Transmission; Gears and Gearboxes; Hydraulic Fundamentals; Pneumatic Fundamentals; Pump Types and Characteristics; Centrifugal Pump Design; Pump Hydraulics; Hydraulic Pumps and Pressure Regulation; Actuators

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