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Case study: Service life assessment of boiler superheater tubes

03.01.2014  |  van Zyl, G.,  SABIC Technology Centre, Jubail Industrial City, Saudi ArabiaAl-Meshari, A. ,  SABIC Technology Centre, Jubail, The Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaAl-Shahrani, S.,  SABIC Technology Center, Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia

Keywords: [boilers] [superheater tubes] [water wall tubes] [economizers] [reheaters] [superheaters] [steam drums] [ mud drums ]

Boilers are used in petrochemical facilities to generate steam that can be used to meet process and utility requirements. Many industrial boiler designs can be shop assembled and are therefore referred to as package boilers. Package boilers are indispensable components in a plant and must be kept in good working order to accomplish sustainable operation and production.

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