In the Standard Handbook of Plant Engineering, Second Edition, Robert C. Rosaler and 70 other industry experts take you on an exhaustive tour of the basic plant facility, plant operation equipment and the all-important maintenance function-giving you the hands-on skill and essential technical data you need to keep your plant running smoothly. You get complete, up-to-the-minute details on: In-plant prime power generation and cogeneration; Heating, ventilating and air conditioning; Water sources, use and disposition; Mechanical power transmission; Instrumentation and automatic control; Pollution control and waste disposal; Plant safety and sanitation; Energy conservation; Lubricants and lubrication systems.Separate from these special functions are requirements that specify the need to reverse direction or stop the motor, and the ... Manual Motor Starters Manual starters are typically used on small motors in applications requiring infrequent starting. ... Three-phase magnetic starters are designed for full-voltage starting of squirrel-cage induction motors when full starting torque and current surge are permitted.
|Title||:||Standard Handbook of Plant Engineering|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2002-01-25|