Steam and Condensate • Control Valves and Equipment
Sizing and dimensions of control valves & equipment in steam and condensate systems.
Control Valves - Sizing and Selection
Sizing control valves to match process requirements.
Flow Coefficient Cv vs. Flow Factor Kv
Comparing flow coefficients Cv to flow factors Kv.
Liquid, Steam and Gas - Flow Coefficients Cv
Calculate flow coefficients for the design of control valves - Imperial units.
Low Pressure Steam Safety Valves - Capacities
Sizing safety valves after boiler output power in low pressure systems (kW and Btu/hr).
Pilot Operated Safety Valves in Liquid Systems
Calculate pilot operated relief valves in liquid systems.
Safety Relief Valves - Capacities vs. Pressure
Maximum safety valve free air relief capacity.
Safety Valve Capacities in High Pressure Steam Systems
Sizing safety valves according boiler output power in high pressure systems (kW and Btu/hr)
Safety Valve Standards
The most common used safety valve standards in Germany, UK, USA, France, Japan, Australia and Europe.
Safety Valves in Saturated Steam Systems
Calculate safety valves in saturated steam systems
Steam Control Valves - Calculate Flow Factor Kv
Designing steam control valves and their Kv values.
Steam Control Valves - Sizing
Calculate control valves in steam systems.
Steam Flow - Orifices
Steam flow through orifices - for steam pressures ranging 2 - 300 psi
Steam Leaks through Orifices
Steam leaks through orifices for pressures ranging 250 - 600 psi
Steam Safety Valves - Installation Guide
Guidelines to safety steam valves installation.
Steam Trap Selection Guide
Steam trap selection guide - Float & Thermostatic, Inverted Bucket, Bimetal Thermostatic, Impulse and Thermodynamic Disc steam traps.
Steam Traps - Back Pressure and Capacity
A back pressure in a condensate systems will reduce steam trap capacity
Steam Traps - Safety Factors
Selection of steam traps and their safety factors.
Straight Through Diaphragm Valves - Flow Coefficients
Flow coefficients - Cv - and flow factors - Kv - for straight through diaphragm valves.
Valves Selection Guide
Applications guide for selecting valves.