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BM-1 Boiler Maker Contractor (2019-10-01)
The holder of such license may install, erect, replace, repair or alter breeching exhaust and inlet air systems at electric generation facilities, including, but not limited to, cogeneration plants, bio-mass facilities, blast furnaces, combined cycle facilities, fossil fuel, gas and hydro power facilities, incinerators and nuclear power facilities, and shall include on site fabrication of boiler and pressure vessels under ASME Standards.
Minimum Passing Score of 70%
Time Allowed - 90 Minutes
Closed Book These books are for pre-test study only and are not available for use during the test.
Publication Year: August 1, 2011
For more than 75 years, this book has been a trusted source of information on steam power plants, including the design, operation, and maintenance of major systems. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, emphasizes the importance of a comprehensive energy plan utilizing all economical sources of energy, including fossil fuels, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources.Wind, solar, and biomass power are introduced in the book, and the benefits and challenges of these renewable resources for the production of reliable, cost-effective electric power are identified. Even with these new technologies, approximately 90% of electricity is generated using steam as the power source, emphasizing its importance now and in the future. In-depth details on coal-fired plants, gas turbine cogeneration, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources are included, as are the environmental control systems that they require. Potential techniques for the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel–fired power plants also are presented.This practical guide provides common power plant calculations such as plant heat rate, boiler efficiency, pump performance, combustion processes, and collection efficiency for plant emissions. Numerous illustrations and clear presentation of the material will assist those preparing for an operator’s license exam. In addition, engineering students will find a detailed introduction to steam power plant technology.
This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC), Boiler Pressure Components, Boiler Nonpressure Components, Boiler Auxillaries, BRIL (Brick, Refractory, Insulation, and Lagging), Advanced Tube Work, Testing Piping Systems and Equipment, Rigging, and Towers and Exchangers.
Welding Print Reading is a write-in text that teaches the symbols and notations students need to understand to be successful. Besides aspiring welders who want to learn to interpret prints and drawings, the content is appropriate for students wanting to pursue careers in engineering and drafting. The text starts by reviewing the basics, including welding processes, and then progresses to more specialized topics, such as prints for pipe welding and brazed joints.
- In addition to adhering to the most recent AWS and ANSI standards, the text also exposes students to actual industry prints that may contain variations, creating a realistic experience.
- Additional prints and questions are included in an end-of-text unit to provide students with more practice opportunities.
- Measurement and math reviews at the beginning of the text prepare students for the calculations they will need to be successful in class and on the job.
Publication Year: 2003
A standard reference for decades, this new edition of Pipe Welding Procedures continues to reinforce the welder's understanding of procedures. Drawing on his extensive practical and teaching experience in the field, the author describes in detail the manipulating procedures used to weld pipe joints. You will find useful information on heat input and distribution, essentials of shielded metal-arc technology, distortion, pipe welding defects, welding safety, essentials of welding metallurgy, and qualification of the welding procedure and the welder.
Welding Technology Fundamentals is written for anyone that wants to learn the skills of the trade. This includes the most widely used processes: shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, plasma cutting, oxyfuel gas welding and cutting, and resistance welding. Equipment and techniques are detailed in an easy-to-understand manner. In-depth coverage of AWS symbols, inspection and testing, and shop safety is also included.
This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Advanced Mechanical Trade Math, Advanced Rigging, Advanced Boilermaking Construction Drawings, Advanced Pipe Fabrication, Stress Relieving, Quality Assurance, Advanced Exchangers, Advanced Towers, and Fundamentals of Crew Leadership.
Publication Year: 2020
All Federal Construction Regulations (29 CFR 1926) are included in this “perfect bound” book in an easy-to-read, two-color layout.
All 29 CFR 1926 regulations for construction industry are included along with the following items:
29 CFR 1903 regulations covering inspections, citations, and penalties
29 CFR 1904 regulations covering recording and reporting occupational injuries and illnesses
OSHA keyword dictionary
Easy to find OSHA interpretations
Modern Welding is a comprehensive text that has long been the standard for teaching theory, fundamentals, equipment, and techniques of welding technology. This text provides thorough coverage of common welding and cutting processes, including gas tungsten arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux-cored arc welding, shielded metal arc welding, oxyfuel gas welding and cutting, plasma arc cutting, and resistance welding of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. The text also includes extensive instruction in welding symbol interpretation, metallurgy and heat treatments, weld testing and inspection, and employment in the welding field.
Prepares students for AWS SENSE Level 1 and Level 2 certification, with enough information to cover a two-year curriculum.
Strong emphasis is placed on all aspects of safety, including respiratory protection, to ensure that safe practices are followed from education to career.
Sections may be taught sequentially or independently, allowing for flexible customization to match your curriculum.
Photos, art, and videos have been designed to convey maximum learning.