Boiler Safety – R.F. MacDonald Co.

NOx Emissions Reduction Technology for SCR

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R.F. MacDonald Co. has patented a process for direct injection of urea in flue gas streams on boilers; urea is regarded as the safest reagent for use in the SCR process On Tuesday, Nov. 24, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued the safest and simplest NOx-reduction process patent for packaged boilers. The patent was...

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RFMCO Replaces Boiler Tubes on Steam Locomotive

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Many theme parks include steam locomotives for their visitors and after years of enjoyable use, the train will require tube repair maintenance The RFMCO Santa Fe Springs office completed major repair to a theme park's steam locomotive. This is a high profile train that is used every day in the park. The boiler service job...

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RFMCO Offers Boiler Plant Optimization Site Assessments

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Boiler plant operations personnel should conduct site assessments to discover potential gaps in existing operations and learn the latest boiler industry standards A boiler plant optimization site assessment is a high-level review of a boiler plant that provides guidance on expected world-class standards of an optimized boiler plant. The BPO identifies four target areas, including...

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A List of Boiler Safety Controls and Their Functions

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All boilers are engineered with automatic boiler safety controls to protect facility equipment and prevent boiler failure The National Board & Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI), a national boiler inspection agency, found that most boiler incidents are a result of low-water cutoff device failure. The second leading cause is operator error/poor maintenance. Qualified and certified maintenance...

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