Heating Boiler Operator's  Manual: Maintenance, Operation, and Repair: Maintenance, Operation, and Repair by Mohammad A MalekHeating Boiler Operator's  Manual: Maintenance, Operation, and Repair: Maintenance, Operation, and Repair by Mohammad A Malek

Heating Boiler Operator's Manual: Maintenance, Operation, and Repair: Maintenance, Operation, and…

byMohammad A Malek

Hardcover | January 2, 2007

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Master Every Aspect of Heating Boiler Operation, Maintenance, and Repair—and Pass Your Licensing Exam with Flying Colors!

Both a valuable on-the-job tool and a licensing exam study guide, the Heating Boiler Operator's Manual offers boiler professionals a clear, straightforward account of cutting-edge methods for the operation, maintenance, and repair of today's heating boilers. This essential reference provides everything needed to keep boilers used for steam heating, hot water heating, and hot water supply in peak condition.

Written by a renowned boiler expert, this on-target resource takes readers through every heating boiler topic, ranging from the various boiler types…to design and fabrication methods…to accessories and fittings. The book fully examines modular boilers…fuel systems...boiler rooms…instruments and controls…water treatment…and much more. Packed with 100 detailed illustrations, the Heating Boiler Operator's Manual gives you:

  • Complete details on emission controls and environmental constraints
  • The latest code requirements and calculations
  • In-depth coverage of new instruments and controls
  • Safety requirements in boiler rooms
  • Excellent preparation for the Heating Boiler Licensing Exam

    This All-in-One Operating Manual and Study Guide Explores

    • Boiler basics • Steam boilers • Hot water heating boilers • Hot water supply boilers • Hot water heaters • Cast iron boilers • Modular boilers • Boiler design • Boiler fabrication • Accessories and fittings • Fuel systems • Emission controls • Boiler rooms • Instruments and controls • Operation • Inspection • Maintenance • Repairs • Water treatment
Mohammad A. Malek, P.E. is chief boiler inspector for the State of Florida. He has more than 27 years of experience in teaching seminars and giving exams boiler design, construction, inspection, maintenance, and repair of boilers and pressure vessels. Mr. Malek is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, and National B...
Title:Heating Boiler Operator's Manual: Maintenance, Operation, and Repair: Maintenance, Operation, and…Format:HardcoverDimensions:9.1 × 6.2 × 1.08 inPublished:January 2, 2007Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071475222

ISBN - 13:9780071475228

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Table of Contents



Chapter 1 - Heating Boiler Basics

Chapter 2 - Steam Heating Boilers

Chapter 3 - Hot Water Heating Boilers

Chapter 4 - Hot Water Supply Boilers

Chapter 5 - Hot Water Heaters

Chapter 6 - Cast Iron Boilers

Chapter 7 - Modular Boilers

Chapter 8 - Boiler Design

Chapter 9 - Pressure Relief Valves

Chapter 10 - Boiler Construction

Chapter 11 - Combustion Systems

Chapter 12 - Boiler Appurtenances

Chapter 13 - Instruments and Controls

Chapter 14 - Installation

Chapter 15 - Operation

Chapter 16 - Inspection

Chapter 17 - Maintenance and Repairs

Chapter 18 - Water Treatment

Chapter 19 - Glossary of Terms

Appendix A: Extraction from Rules for the Construction of Low-Pressure Heating Boilers (1923)

Appendix B: Maximum Allowable Stress Values for Ferrous Materials

Appendix C: Maximum Allowable Stress Values for Nonferrous Materials

Appendix D: Maximum Allowable Stress Values in Tension for Lined Materials

Appendix E: Maximum Allowable Stress Values for Materials in Tension for Unlined Water Heaters

Appendix F: First Inspection Report on Boilers

Appendix G: Charts for Components under External Pressure

Appendix H: Manufacturer's Data Report for all Types of Boilers Except Watertube and Those Made of Cast Iron

Appendix I: Manufacturer's Data Report for Watertube Boilers

Appendix J: Manufacturer's Master Data Report for Boilers Constructed from Cast Iron

Appendix K: Manufacturer's Data Report for Water Heaters of Storage Tanks

Appendix L: Manufacturer's/Installing Contractor's Report for ASME CSD-1

Appendix M: Properties of Water

Appendix N: Properties of Saturated Steam

Appendix O: Unit Conversions