feedwater heater


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feedwater heater

[′fēd‚wȯd·ər ‚hēd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
An apparatus that utilizes steam extracted from an engine or turbine to heat boiler feedwater.
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Deaerator and Deaerator Storage Tank: After passing through three low-pressure (LP) feedwater heaters, the water temperature is above the atmospheric boiling point.
For generating stations that need a new feedwater heater right now, the option of going with a rebuilt unit on-site makes even more sense, as new replacement units can take a year or two to manufacture, all the while the plant is operating in a derated capacity and is forced to burn more coal.
This Request for Proposal is for the design, manufacture and shipment to the Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Nearman Creek power plant of one (1) high pressure (HP) horizontal closed feedwater heater, utilizing ASME SA213 Type T22 tubes, to replace the existing No.
AREVA NP (Paris:AREVA) announced on Monday the signing of a multimillion-dollar contract to supply and replace 12 low-pressure feedwater heaters at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station in Tonopah, Arizona.
Foster Wheeler has announced that it has been awarded two contracts to supply five steam condensers and 30 feedwater heaters for phase 3 of the $1bn Yanbu power and desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.
The team will now focus on completing the fit out of the condenser, including the installation of the duct sections, water boxes low pressure feedwater heaters and auxiliary systems.