Posts Tagged ‘high-pressure steam’

Improving Plant Heat Rate with Better Heater Level Measurement

Posted in Level, Power on Friday, June 12th, 2015. One comment so far
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Author: Douglas Morris Improving heat rate is something that most power generators consistently look to do because it translates directly into lower fuel costs. In India, there are government legislated heat rate targets for plants where financial penalties or rewards are available depending on which side of the equation a plant lands. As most know, […]

High Pressure Steam Vessel Level Measurement Compensation

Posted in Level on Friday, February 14th, 2014. 2 comments so far
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Having an accurate measurement of the level inside a boiler, high-pressure feedwater heater, or steam separator is important for the safety, reliability, and efficiency of this process equipment. If the actual level does not reflect the value being transmitted back to the control system, opportunities for unplanned shutdowns, equipment damage, and flooded steam traps increase. […]