7 Compressors 133 CHAPTER Objectives After completing this chapter, you will be able to: ■ Explain the purpose of compressors in the process industries. ■ Identify common compressor types and describe the operating principle of each. ■ Identify compressor components and explain the purpose ...
The modifications will depend upon the hours of operation and the working environment. Air compressors used in an extremely dirty and/or hostile environment will require a greater frequency of all maintenance checks.
J ANUARY 2005 WWW.PLANTSERVICES. COM 42 RELIABILITY Compressors K NOWN AS THE FOURTH UTILITY, compressed air is used in many facets of manufacturing. Many plants use it in one capacity or another and, for the most part, these systems provide similar outputs.
Corken, Inc. is recognized as a world leader in the manufacture of small gas compressors (1-75 hp/.75-55.9 kW range) for hazardous, volatile and toxic gases commonly found in the process gas industry.
Compressed air is a versatile tool used widely throughout industry for a variety of purposes. Unfortunately, running air compressors (AC) often uses more energy than any other equipment.
09/93 CB-144 A compressors A BLACKMER LP GAS PUMPS AND COMPRESSORS PREPARED BY DAVID SIMPSON NOVEMBER, 1992 TRANSCRIPTION GENERATED SEPTEMBER, 1993 Welcome to the Blackmer LP Gas Pump and Compressor presentation.
COMPRESSORS © 2009 MEI Corporation 211 Basic Compressor Information There are many different makes of compressors used in our market place. Regardless of manufacture and design, all compressors operate
P roper compressed air storage is one ofthe most important components ofa well designed compressed air system, but it's usually the most overlooked.
HVAC Compressors By Frank Prah, CSM Compressors have been compared to the "heart of the refrigeration system." There are two reasons for the comparison.
2 TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION ..... 2 Scroll Compressor History and Development2 OPERATING PRINCIPLES..... 3 Geometry of a Scroll..... 3 The Scroll Set ...