Low Pressure Boilers, *US HARDCOVER* 5th Ed. by Frederick Steingress, Daryl Walker - {9780826943729} {0826943721}

  • Type: Hardcover Book.
  • Publisher:
  • Language : English
  • Dimensions: 15.2 x 22.9 x 3
  • Pages: 454
  • Edition: 5

By: Frederick M. Steingress, Daryl R. Walker Availability: In Stock Condition: Brand New.



Low Pressure Boilers stands out as a comprehensive guide for individuals pursuing licensure as low pressure boiler operators and facility operating engineers. This up-to-date textbook empowers safe and efficient operation of low pressure steam and hot water boilers, cooling systems, and related equipment. Its clear explanations, practical guidance, and unwavering focus on safety make it an invaluable tool for operators, engineers, and aspiring professionals.

Key Features:

  • In-Depth Coverage: Explores various aspects of low pressure boiler systems, including:
    • Boiler operation principles and components (burners, water level controls, safety valves)
    • Steam boiler fittings and operation
    • Steam boiler feedwater systems and water treatment
    • Cooling systems and related equipment
    • Troubleshooting and maintenance procedures
    • Safety regulations and standards
  • Step-by-Step Guidance: Offers detailed instructions for various tasks, such as starting and stopping boilers, adjusting controls, and performing water testing.
  • Clear Explanations: Utilizes clear language and illustrations to break down complex technical concepts, making them accessible to individuals with varying technical backgrounds.
  • Practice and Preparation: Includes sample exam questions and valuable test-taking tips to empower successful licensing exam preparation.


  • Comprehensive and Current: Delivers the latest information and best practices for low pressure boiler operation, ensuring compliance and efficiency.
  • Expert Insights: Authored by individuals with extensive experience in the field, providing practical and reliable knowledge.
  • Accessible Writing: Utilizes clear and concise language for easy understanding, regardless of technical background.
  • Exam Preparation Advantage: Features practice questions and exam tips, solidifying knowledge and boosting confidence for licensure exams.

By leveraging this comprehensive resource, individuals can gain the knowledge and skills necessary to operate low pressure boilers safely and effectively, paving the way for successful licensure and a rewarding career in this specialized field.