Big Boiler, Bigger Problem

Schultz, Carl C.; Elovitz, Kenneth M.
October 2006
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Oct2006, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p23
The article presents an experience about a misunderstanding with a burner manufacturer regarding a low-nitrogen-oxide burner for a project that requires the installation of a new steam boiler at a correctional institution. Under environmental regulations, it is required to specify a low-nitrogen-oxide burner. The length of the burner shown in preliminary layouts received several months later was too long, so a shorter design was requested. The burner needed to be dual fuel.


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