Low steam

steam having a low pressure.
steam of which the pressure is less than, equal to, or not greatly above, that of the atmosphere.

See also: Low, Steam

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It is also very effective in preventing Fischer-Tropsch byproduct formation when operating at low steam to gas conditions, the release adds.
The comparatively low steam temperature also required a custom-made turbine capable of running optimally at lower pressures, whilst the evident need to conserve water required the construction of a large condenser to cool steam for reuse in the system.
The central Cuban province of Ciego de Avila was the only province unable to self-supply during this harvest, due to low steam boiler pressures in one of its sugar mills.
It's able to actually increase the pressure of the steam lines when you turn on a steam house; whereas with our older system, you're talking about fifteen to twenty minutes of low steam pressure while the boilers struggled to catch up to demand.
The electrical circuit card caused Millstone Unit 3 operating systems to shut down the reactor automatically because it detected a signal of low steam pressure in the secondary system.
After dealing with a particularly virulent infection, the immune system, unsurprisingly, becomes depleted and runs at low steam.
According to Klaus Wasmuht, manager of Steinecker's technology department, "Wort is transferred across a heated surface in a thin layer resulting in improved heat transfer and effective boiling at low steam temperatures and pressure in less time.
Thanks to low steam consumption and a high-efficiency scrubbing system, SoftColumn[TM] prevents 99.
Sunday after Unit 3 automatically shutdown because of indications of low steam pressure in the secondary piping system.
Heartwood is considered moderately hard, stiff and heavy with a low steam bending classification.
While low steam pressure produced minimum acceptable fusion, high pressure produced the maximum fusion possible without burning the foam pattern, as shown in Fig.
The evaporator was designed to work with low steam consumption and high running time, without CIP through APV's intellectual patented homogeniser, installed inside the evaporator, giving it longer running time.