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.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Process Technology: An Overview
Chapter 2: Oil and Gas Industry Overview
Chapter 3: Chemical Industry Overview
Chapter 4: Mining Industry Overview
Chapter 5: Power Generation Industry Overview
Chapter 6: Pulp and Paper Industry Overview
Chapter 7: Water and Waste Water Treatment Industry Overview
Chapter 8: Food and Beverage Industry Overview
Chapter 9: Pharmaceutical Industry Overview
Chapter 10: Basic Physics
Chapter 11: Basic Chemistry
Chapter 12: Safety, Health, Environment and Security
Chapter 13: Quality
Chapter 14: Teams
Chapter 15: Process Drawings
Chapter 16: Piping and Valves
Chapter 17: Vessels
Chapter 18: Pumps
Chapter 19: Compressors
Chapter 20: Turbines
Chapter 21: Electricity and Motors
Chapter 22: Heat Exchangers
Chapter 23: Cooling Towers
Chapter 24: Furnaces
Chapter 25: Boilers
Chapter 26: Distillation
Chapter 27: Process Utilities
Chapter 28: Process Auxiliaries
Chapter 29: Instrumentation
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