This book was written to help every engineer, foreman, and mechanic charged with pump operation and maintenance to reduce costs. It can be used by personnel in every industry. Typical men who will find this book of much use include plant, mechanical, chemical,petroleum,marine sanitary, civil, irrigation, mining, power-plant,nuclear, and hydraulic engineers. Industries in which the procedures describe may be used include chemical, petroleum, textile, paper, food, power, marine, networking, mining, waterworks, sewerage,nuclear-energy, and Petrochemical. Table of contents Preface PART I: CENTRIFUGAL PUMPS Chapter 1. Centrifugal-Pump Installation Chapter 2. Centrifugal-Pump Operation Chapter 3. Routine Maintenance of Centrifugal Pumps Chapter 4. Centrifugal-Pump Trouble Shooting Chapter 5. Centrifugal-Pump Disassembly and Assembly PART II: ROTARY PUMPS Chapter 6. Overhaul Procedures for Centrifugal Pumps Chapter 7. Rotary-Pump Installation and Operation Chapter 8. Rotary-Pump Trouble Shooting Chapter 9. Rotary-Pump Maintenance PART III: RECIPROCATING PUMPS Chapter 10. Reciprocating-Pump Installation and Operation Chapter 11. Trouble Shooting Reciprocating Pumps Chapter 12. Steam-Pump Maintenance Chapter 13. Power-Pump Maintenance Chapter 14. Metering and Proportioning Pumps Chapter 15. Oil Hydraulic Pumps Chapter 16. Sucker-Rod Pumps Chapter 17. Maintenance Control .
Pump Operation and Maintenance Tyler G. Hicks