boiler feedwater


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boiler feedwater

[′bȯil·ər ′fēd‚wȯd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
Water supplied to a steam-generating unit.
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Tenders are invited for Supply Of Boiler Feedwater Pump
To eliminate this possibility, some operators may discard hot condensate rather than recycle it as boiler feedwater.
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A monitoring program compared temperatures of the boiler feedwater exiting the stageheater with an entitlement value.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Spares For Boiler Feedwater Pump
Power Generation Industry: What are the best practices in place (water reuse and recycling or innovative treatment processes) to help treat difficult wastewater produced and to lower water used in cooling tower blowdown treatment and as boiler feedwater condensate polishing as well as to lower the wastewater produced by flue gas desulfurization?
By capturing the waste heat inherent in flue gases and transferring it to the boiler feedwater, the feedwater temperature increases from approximately 85[degrees] to 120[degrees].
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GlassPoint steam generators directly raise steam using standard oilfield boiler feedwater, eliminating "reboilers" and expensive deionizing units required by older solar system designs.
Designed using Aquatech's patented High Efficiency Evaporation process (HEVAP (TM)), the system will treat produced water to provide high quality boiler feedwater that will be converted into steam to be injected into the reservoir as part of the SAGD thermal process for oil extraction.
CGP has installed six swirl meters to measure the steam mass usage around the site, two magmeters to measure the quantities of boiler feedwater and two SM3000 videographic recorders to log the data collected from the flowmeters.