9780137004140

Introduction to Process Technology

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  • ISBN13:

    9780137004140

  • ISBN10:

    0137004141

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 4/21/2009
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Summary

A 29 chapter textbook intended for use in high schools, community colleges, technical colleges, and universities which offer introductory process technology courses.   Introduction to Process Technology provides the learner an overview of process technology.  This text includes a variety of topics including, an overview of various process industries (oil and gas, chemical, mining, power generation, pulp and paper, water and waste water treatment, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical), basic chemistry, basic physics, safety, health, environment and security, quality, process drawings, and process equipment.  Each chapter contains objectives, key terms, a summary, review questions and activities to enhance the learning experience.  This text is appropriate for high schools, community colleges, technical colleges, and universities that offer introductory process technology courses.   The Center for the Advancement of Process Technology (CAPT) currently offers several instructor manuals and student workbooks for their books. Currently these must be PURCHASED by the instructor or institution. These materials, order forms, and pricing, can be viewed and purhcased at this website:http://www.captech.org/curriculum/products.php

Table of Contents

Process Technology: An Overview
Oil and Gas Industry Overview
Chemical Industry Overview
Mining Industry Overview
Power Generation Industry Overview
Pulp and Paper Industry Overview
Water and Waste Water Treatment Industry Overview
Food and Beverage Industry Overview
Pharmaceutical Industry Overview
Basic Physics
Basic Chemistry
Safety, Health, Environment and Security
Quality
Teams
Process Drawings
Piping and Valves
Vessels
Pumps
Compressors
Turbines
Electricity and Motors
Heat Exchangers
Cooling Towers
Furnaces
Boilers
Distillation
Process Utilities
Process Auxiliaries
Instrumentation
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Oversimplified June 16, 2014
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"Refineries are complicated, but this book isn't. It is an introductory level book, but it still seems to move rather slow."
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