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AUTHORS: Thomas, Charles E. - ©2011
PROCESS TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS, 3E will provide you with state-of-the-art graphics and photos, alongside updated information that keeps pace with industry developments. This book carries on the tradition of excellence, established by the first two editions, which have successfully launched thousands of process technicians into the chemical processing industry. This third edition is comprehensive and both student and industry-oriented and contains excellent line art to better illustrate key points and processes Key topics include valves, vessels, and piping, pumps and compressors, motors and turbines, heat exchangers, cooling towers, boilers and furnaces, reactors and distillation, extraction and separation systems, and process instrumentation.