Nalco Champion Fuel Field Manual, Third Edition

by: Kim B. Peyton


Abstract: Up-to-date strategies for tackling real-world fuel-related problems. This fully revised guide shows, step-by-step, how to effectively solve fuel problems you might face in the field. Written by leading petroleum expert Kim B. Peyton, Nalco Champion Fuel Field Manual, Third Edition, covers the entire range of problems encountered during the refining, storage, transportation, delivery, and combustion processes. You will get the latest testing, troubleshooting, and problem-solving techniques, as well as concise hazard information and detailed safety procedures. The book offers quick answers to difficult questions, taking you easily from problem to solution. Inside, you'll find: • Crude oil and common hydrocarbon fuel properties • Identifying and solving specific fuel problems • Sources of fuel production problems • Physical and chemical measurements • Solving fuel problems using chemical additives • Start-to-finish testing methods • Fuel and fuel additive storage and injection systems • Safe shipping and hazard information • Fuel performance property and deposit analysis • Synthetic and alternative fuels
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Title: Nalco Champion Fuel Field Manual, Third Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2017 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071848091

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Kim B. Peyton began his career in the petroleum industry in 1978. His early experience was in the development of synthetic fuels from coal and shale oil, the manufacture of automotive engine lubricants, and the formulation of oils for industrial applications. Currently, Mr. Peyton is an Industry Fellow at Nalco Champion in Sugar Land, Texas, where he works daily with the technical and engineering staff to provide products, technical service, and a diverse array of problem-solving support to a variety of customers worldwide. This includes petroleum refiners, independent fuel marketers, alternative fuel producers, and others in the petroleum industry. Mr. Peyton holds a B.S. degree in chemistry from Marshall University and an M.S. degree in organic chemistry from California State University, Fullerton.

Description: Up-to-date strategies for tackling real-world fuel-related problems. This fully revised guide shows, step-by-step, how to effectively solve fuel problems you might face in the field. Written by leading petroleum expert Kim B. Peyton, Nalco Champion Fuel Field Manual, Third Edition, covers the entire range of problems encountered during the refining, storage, transportation, delivery, and combustion processes. You will get the latest testing, troubleshooting, and problem-solving techniques, as well as concise hazard information and detailed safety procedures. The book offers quick answers to difficult questions, taking you easily from problem to solution. Inside, you'll find: • Crude oil and common hydrocarbon fuel properties • Identifying and solving specific fuel problems • Sources of fuel production problems • Physical and chemical measurements • Solving fuel problems using chemical additives • Start-to-finish testing methods • Fuel and fuel additive storage and injection systems • Safe shipping and hazard information • Fuel performance property and deposit analysis • Synthetic and alternative fuels