19-08-2019· Industrial boilers are often made by welding together thick steel plates, allowing extremely high pressures to be made. It has to be made incredibly strong to cope with the high pressure, as failure to do so will result in forces close to an exploding bomb! The function of a boiler is to either produce hot water or steam.
The Basics of Industrial Steam Boiler Systems Hospitals, universities, laundry services, food processing services, breweries, factoriesâ€¦ All of these industries and numerous others rely on some type of boiler system to provide steam, heat and/or hot water for their operations.
The main purpose of steam boilers is to generate steam, and so the way in which the steam is generated and consumed forms the major category. The major two groups of boiler application are Industrial steam generators and power generation boilers. Boilers are also classified as fire tube and water tube boilers.
Boilers are defined as â€ś Boiler is a closed vessel in which water or other liquid is heated, steam or vapor is generated, steam is super-heated, or any combination thereof, under pressure or vacuum, for use external to itself, by the direct application of energy from the combustion of fuels, from electricity or nuclear energy.