With boilers becoming increasingly advanced with automation and controls, it is easy for operators to neglect simple safety considerations. These automated safety features lead plant personnel to become “comfortable,” which leads to assuming that it is safe to ignore routine equipment checks.
Today, Brent lets us tag along on his family vacation in Estes Park Colorado. We are actually shooting this video in front of the Stanley Hotel where they filmed The Shining.
Boiler University is an excellent resource for boiler training. Whether you are a rookie in the industry or a seasoned veteran brushing up on your skills, there is always something new to be learned at Boiler U. WARE hosts this event in different locations a few times a year, which is led by Jeff Barto and Jude Wolf. Jeff Barto, branch manager of the Chattanooga office and Boiler U instructor, brings more than 25 years of experience to the Boiler University classroom. His passion lies with passing on information to the students.
On this edition of the Boiling Point, Ritchie Ware and Glyn Lockhart discuss retubing a boiler. Glyn and Ritchie discuss the process behind cutting boiler tubes, and the process after tubes have been cut. Ritchie and Glyn also discuss cutting and measuring boiler tubes. In order to get the tubes at the precise length, Glyn tells us how to perfect the tube's length.
On this episode of Steam Culture, Brent dives into a big bowl of popcorn. Do you know how the popcorn kernels pop? Well, today we will find out! Join Brent on his demonstration of how the kernel explodes by the expansion of steam. Even through food Brent finds there is a connection to our delicious snack and steam.
Here at WARE, we take rental boilers seriously. We understand that there are many items and pieces to check off as you are conducting routine maintenance on your boiler, but quick, visual inspections are simply not enough.
In our first installment of safeguard operations, Jude demonstrated how the Honeywell communicates with the mod motor. In part 2 of this series, Jude wraps up the second half of the Hey Jude segment. This video takes an in-depth look at how the flame safeguard communicates with the mod motor.
Recently, WARE stepped in to take a look a boiler safeguard operations. On today's Boiling Point, Jude Wolf steps in for a "Hey Jude" segment on flame safeguard operations. The Honeywell 7800 safeguard control is one of the most popular of its kind on the market. In this video, Jude demonstrates how the Honeywell 7800 communicates with the mod motor.