Boiler Shutdown and Washout Procedure Proper shutdown, cool-down, and washout of a boiler prior to inspection or removal from service is very important. Boiler water dissolved solids, sludge, and mud must be gradually diluted and removed as the boiler cools;...

Boiler Water Tests

A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THEIR MEANING AND PURPOSE Expression of Test Results – PPM (parts per million) In water treatment, results are most commonly expressed in parts per million (ppm). Other terms commonly encountered are milligrams per liter (mg/l) and grains...

Cooling Tower Water Use

Ever wonder how increasing or decreasing the “cycles of concentration” will affect water usage in your cooling system? The following table will help to estimate the water consumed by the evaporative cooling process, windage loss, and controlled system water bleed-off....