Feedwater Heater Operation and Efficiency
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Feedwater Heater Operation and Efficiency

Martech
Updated Jun 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • How to describe feedwater heater operations and discuss problems that affect performance.
Course Description

 When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe feedwater heater operations and discuss problems that affect performance. • Describe the normal operations of a feedwater heater • Identify problems commonly associated with feedwater heaters and describe how they affect unit efficiency and reliability • Discuss the following methods of evaluating feedwater heater performance. – Feedwater heater temperature rise – Drain Cooler Approach (DCA) – Terminal Temperature Difference (TTD)