Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) Fundamentals
July 1, 2020 | Online :: Central Time
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This course on HRSG Fundamentals is intended for those that want to know a little bit more about the HRSG and its use in combined cycle and cogeneration plants. Topics to be covered include types of HRSGs, heat exchangers, boiler circulation systems, components, heat management, controls, water chemistry, emission controls, associated equipment, and fabrication/construction. Key features include heat transfer, surface arrangements, design/operating considerations, and integration with combined cycles and cogeneration equipment. Steam conditions will also be discussed.
- Explain heat transfer and flow within HRSG
- Describe the function of the economizer, evaporator, superheater, reheater, and steam drum components
- Discuss saturated and superheated steam fundamentals, temperature and superheater controls
- Identify purpose of drains, vents, and safety valves
- Outline HRSG controls and protective trips
- Review HRSG construction
EUCI has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, EUCI has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Authorized Provider status, EUCI is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.
EUCI is authorized by IACET to offer 0.8 CEUs for this event.
This program will use PowerPoint Presentations, group discussions as well as active participation.
Requirements for a Successful Completion of Program
You must be logged in for the entire presentation and send in the evaluation after the course is completed.
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
All Times are US CentralTime
9:00 – 9:15 a.m. :: Login and Welcome
12:30 – 1:15 p.m. :: Lunch Break
9:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. :: Course Timing
Short breaks will be taken every hour
What is an HRSG?
- Recovers Heat Energy from Another Stream or Process
- Waste Heat Boiler
- Electric Generation vs. Cogeneration
- Basic Flows
- Heat Transfer
- Types of Heat Exchangers
- Key Parameters
Types of HRSG’s
- Surface Arrangements
- Natural Circulation
- Forced Circulation
- Steam Drums
- Saturated and Superheated Steam
- Steam Drum
- Entrance Duct
- Support Steel
- High, Intermediate, and Low Pressure
- Gas Temperature Management
- Integration With The Steam Cycle
- Supplementary Firing
- Heat and Mass Balances
- Gas Path
- Water Path
- Cooling Tower
Integration with the Combined Cycle
- Hot Gas Source
- Steam Turbine
- Cooling Tower
- Feedwater Train
- Water Treatment
- Potential for Internal Corrosion
- Source of Emissions
- CO Catalyst
Balance of Plant Equipment
- Compressed Air
- Drum Level
- Water Chemistry
- Start Up
- Isolated Economizers
- Feedwater Storage
- Drain and Vent Systems
Fabrications and Construction
- Design Considerations
- Tube Restraints
- Casing Design
Carl R. Bozzuto, Honorary Member, The Council of Industrial Boiler Owners
Carl Bozzuto has nearly 50 years of experience in combustion and boiler operations and research. He began his career as a research engineer, senior project engineer, manager, and director for Combustion Engineering Inc. Carl was named vice president of process technology for the company, where he was responsible for the development and commercialization of new boiler and power plant technologies, including advanced cycles, ultra-supercritical boilers, alternative working fluids, fluid bed boilers, plant integration, and other plant component technology. Serving recently as vice president of technology for the Power Environment Sector at Alstom Power Inc., he was responsible for the development and implementation of new technology for boiler and environmental products on a worldwide basis. Bozzuto holds 18 U.S. patents and membership in the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), the Combustion Institute, the Source Evaluation Society, and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He has authored more than 30 published technical papers and was editor-in-chief of the textbook Clean Combustion Technologies, published by Alstom Power in 2009. Bozzuto has earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree in management from the Hartford Graduate Center (RPI).
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