Steam Turbines: Design, Application, and Re-Rating

4.33 avg rating
( 6 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780071508216: Steam Turbines: Design, Application, and Re-Rating

The latest design and manufacturing details in mechanical drive steam turbines

Steam Turbines shows how to select, improve, operate, and maintain high-quality mechanical drive steam turbines-with maximum efficiency and minimum downtime. This new Second Edition offers authoritative information on the operating characteristics, design features, reliability, and maintenance of all steam turbines. A complete sourcebook, Steam Turbines delivers the expertise required to capitalize on the latest steam turbine and intermediate transmission unit innovations--and improve a plant's efficiency, availability, and profitability.

Steam Turbines, Second Edition covers:

  • Variable speed drives and intermediate gearing used for major process machinery and cogeneration drives-- with completely updated content
  • Arrangement, material composition, and basic physical laws governing design of steam turbines
  • How to select optimum configurations, controls, and components
  • Options and ways to upgrade existing steam turbines

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Heinz P. Bloch is a consulting engineer. Before retiring from Exxon in 1986 after over two decades of service, Mr. Bloch's professional career included long-term assignments as Exxon Chemical's Regional Machinery Specialist for the United States. He has also held machinery-oriented staff and line positions with Exxon affiliates in the United States, Italy, Spain, England, The Netherlands and Japan. He has conducted over 500 public and in-plant courses in the United States and at international locations.

Dr. Murari P. Singh is Consulting Engineer / Probabilistic Lifing Leader of GE Oil & Gas for all products in Chief Engineers' Office. Murari has been involved in the design, development and analysis of industrial turbomachinery for more than thirty years with Turbodyne Corporation, Dresser Industries, Dresser-Rand Company and, most recently, with Safe Technical Solutions Inc., where he served as Director of Engineering Technology. Dr. Singh has extensive knowledge and experience with fatigue and fracture mechanics, stress and vibration of structures, reliability, life analysis, and probabilistic analysis. His practical application experience includes a variety of rotating equipment including warm gas and FCC expanders, steam turbines, and centrifugal compressors. He developed the widely used SAFE diagram for reliability evaluation of turbine blades. Dr. Singh has authored more than 35 technical papers on topics relating to turbomachinery.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Heinz P. Bloch; Murari Singh
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M007150821X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
52.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Heinz P. Bloch, Murari Singh
Published by McGraw-Hill Professional (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX007150821X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
56.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.01
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Heinz P. Bloch, Murari Singh
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2008. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. The latest design and manufacturing details in mechanical drive steam turbines Steam Turbines shows how to select, improve, operate, and maintain high-quality mechanical drive steam turbines-with maximum efficiency and minimum downtime. This new Second Edition offers authoritative information on the operating characteristics, design features, reliability, and maintenance of all steam turbines. A complete sourcebook, Steam Turbines delivers the expertise required to capitalize on the latest steam turbine and intermediate transmission unit innovations--and improve a plant s efficiency, availability, and profitability. Steam Turbines, Second Edition covers: Variable speed drives and intermediate gearing used for major process machinery and cogeneration drives-- with completely updated content Arrangement, material composition, and basic physical laws governing design of steam turbines How to select optimum configurations, controls, and components Options and ways to upgrade existing steam turbines. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780071508216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
61.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Bloch, Heinz P.
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2008. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780071508216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
61.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.01
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Heinz P. Bloch, Murari Singh
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2008. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. The latest design and manufacturing details in mechanical drive steam turbines Steam Turbines shows how to select, improve, operate, and maintain high-quality mechanical drive steam turbines-with maximum efficiency and minimum downtime. This new Second Edition offers authoritative information on the operating characteristics, design features, reliability, and maintenance of all steam turbines. A complete sourcebook, Steam Turbines delivers the expertise required to capitalize on the latest steam turbine and intermediate transmission unit innovations--and improve a plant s efficiency, availability, and profitability. Steam Turbines, Second Edition covers: Variable speed drives and intermediate gearing used for major process machinery and cogeneration drives-- with completely updated content Arrangement, material composition, and basic physical laws governing design of steam turbines How to select optimum configurations, controls, and components Options and ways to upgrade existing steam turbines. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780071508216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
65.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Bloch, Heinz P., Singh, Murari
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11007150821X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
67.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Heinz P. Bloch
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2008. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780071508216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
60.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Bloch, Heinz P.
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2008)
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 007150821X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
74.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Heinz P. Bloch
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Hardcover. The latest design and manufacturing details in mechanical drive steam turbines"Steam Turbines" shows how to select, improve, operate, and maintain high-quality mechanical drive s.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 414 pages. 0.703. Bookseller Inventory # 9780071508216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
86.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Heinz P. Bloch, Murari Singh
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
ISBN 10: 007150821X ISBN 13: 9780071508216
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe. Hardback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Steam Turbines: Design, Applications, and Re-rating (2nd Revised edition), Heinz P. Bloch, Murari Singh, The latest design and manufacturing details in mechanical drive steam turbines Steam Turbines shows how to select, improve, operate, and maintain high-quality mechanical drive steam turbines-with maximum efficiency and minimum downtime. This new Second Edition offers authoritative information on the operating characteristics, design features, reliability, and maintenance of all steam turbines. A complete sourcebook, Steam Turbines delivers the expertise required to capitalize on the latest steam turbine and intermediate transmission unit innovations--and improve a plant's efficiency, availability, and profitability. Steam Turbines, Second Edition covers: Variable speed drives and intermediate gearing used for major process machinery and cogeneration drives-- with completely updated content Arrangement, material composition, and basic physical laws governing design of steam turbines How to select optimum configurations, controls, and components Options and ways to upgrade existing steam turbines. Bookseller Inventory # B9780071508216

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
81.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.94
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book