Valve Handbook 3rd Edition 3 9780071743891 Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of valves for the process industry Revised to include details on the latest technologies, Valve Handbook, Third Edition, discusses design, performance, selection, operation, and application. This updated resource features a new chapter on the green technology currently employed by the valve industry, as well as an overview of the major environmental global standards that process plants are expected to meet. The book also contains new information on: Valves used in the wastewater industry Applying emergency shutdown (ESO) valves Recent changes to shutoff classifications Valves specified for the nuclear industry The procurement process for the Nuclear Stamp (N-Stamp) The emergence of wireless technology and its application to current smart technology Characteristics of high-performance hydraulic fluid Valve Handbook, Third Edition, covers: Valve selection criteria Manual valves Check valves Pressure relief valves Control valves Manual operators and actuators Smart valves and positioners Valve and actuator sizing Green valve technology and application Common valve problems Valve purchasing issues
Valve Handbook 3rd Edition

Valve Handbook 3rd Edition

3rd Edition
By Philip Skousen
ISBN10: 0071743898
ISBN13: 9780071743891
Copyright: 2011

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ISBN10: 0071743898 | ISBN13: 9780071743891



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Program Details

Chapter 1. Introduction to Valves
Chapter 2. Valve Selection Criteria
Chapter 3. Manual Valves
Chapter 4. Control Valves
Chapter 5. Manual Operators and Actuators
Chapter 6. Smart Valves and Positioners
Chapter 7. Valve Sizing
Chapter 8. Actuator Sizing
Chapter 9. Common Valve Problems
Chapter 10. "Green" Valve Technology and Application

About the Author

Philip Skousen

Philip L. Skousen is founder and president of Communiqué, a technology-based marketing company for the control and manual valve industry. He also consults with manufacturers and valve associations regarding marketing and technology issues within the process control industry.