surface condenser


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surface condenser

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a steam condenser usually associated with a steam turbine in which the steam is condensed on the surface of tubes through which water is passed. Compare jet condenser
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Graham will provide ejector systems for capacity expansion at a Mideast crude oil refinery as part of the second large order, while the third order involves replacing a Graham surface condenser that was installed in a U.S.
Instead of sending the warm water to the cooling tower, losing heat to the atmosphere, ML&P will duct warm water from the surface condenser to the Anchorage Water and Wastewater Utility energy recovery station into heat exchangers.
By 1886, a trial of a 52ft pinnace, with a compound engine with a surface condenser, recorded a speed of 15 knots over a measured mile.
"Current Cathodic Protection Practice in Steam Surface Condenser." CS-2961, Project 1689-3.
Graham Corporation (NYSE Amex: GHM), a designer and manufacturer of critical equipment for the oil refining, petrochemical and power industries, has received three contracts for a custom-engineered surface condenser and liquid ring pump package, a surface condenser and liquid ring pump package and ejector systems to be installed at plants in North America and Asia.
The Energy Recovery System includes a steam turbine, generator, main surface condenser, auxiliary condenser, water treatment system, condensate storage and transfer system, deaerator, feedwater system, plate & frame heat exchangers, desuperheating valve systems, steam & hydronic specialties, instrumentation, process controls, and electrical power generation controls for a fully integrated feedwater and electrical production system.
A small portion of the steam flow condenses in the turbine, collecting in the bottom of the casing where it drains by gravity into a receiving tank (not shown) and is pumped into the surface condenser. The large majority of the exhaust flow exits the top of the turbine and is directed to the top of the surface condenser.
OMAN Supply of WGC surface condenser Tender no: 172/2008 Description: Supply of WGC surface condenser (E-2215)(International).
The steam from the sixth effect is condensed in a condenser referred to as the surface condenser. The black liquor is fired in a recovery boiler (8.0 MPa, 490[degrees]C), where the steam for the process is produced.
Additionally, the steam surface condenser order for installation at a US refinery will replace equipment that was originally provided nearly 50 years ago.

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