O'Reilly logo

Chemical Process Equipment Design by Joseph A. Shaeiwitz, Richard Turton

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 5. Other Equipment

What You Will Learn

• The basic equations governing the design of pressure vessels

• How to estimate the size and mass of pressure vessels made from common materials

• How to determine the length and diameter of knockout drums, including vapor-liquid (V-L), liquid-liquid (L-L), and L-L-V separators

• How to estimate the pressure drop, flooding condition, and droplet size distribution for mist eliminators

• How to predict the performance of phase separators

• The key design parameters for the design of liquid-liquid separators

• The principles of operation of steam ejectors

• How to specify single- and multistage steam ejectors

• How to predict the performance of steam ejectors

5.0 Introduction

The purpose of this ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required