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What Causes a Boiler to Explode?

Posted on November 23, 2021 in
A boiler is a closed pressure vessel in which liquid is heated. The fluid inside of a boiler does not necessarily “boil,” but the heated or vaporized fluid exits the boiler and is used in various processes or heating applications throughout a building. However, if a boiler explodes, it can lead to extensive property...
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How to Prevent Boiler Explosion?

Posted on November 16, 2021 in
Boilers are pressure vessels used to heat various fluids. The fluids heated inside of a boiler are then used in various applications and heating processes throughout buildings. However, boiler explosions can result in significant property damage and injuries. Here, we want to discuss various steps that individuals can take to prevent boiler explosions from...
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What to do in a Boiler Explosion?

Posted on November 12, 2021 in
Many homes and businesses make use of boilers to heat liquid for various processes used throughout the building. This includes water heating, central heating, cooking, sanitation, etc. Unfortunately, boilers are under high pressure, and they can lead to significant damage if they explode. Here, we want to discuss steps that you can take if...
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Common Causes of Pressure Vessel Explosions

Posted on November 5, 2021 in
Pressure vessels are containers designed to hold liquids or gases at a pressure substantially different from the pressure outside of the container (the ambient pressure). The difference between the pressure from the inside of a pressure vessel and the outside of a pressure vessel can be dangerous. The bursting of a pressure vessel can...
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What is the Flame at an Oil Refinery?

Posted on November 1, 2021 in
Perhaps one of the most prominent features at any type of oil refinery or chemical plant is a tall stack with a flame burning at the top. Individuals often refer to this as “the flame” or “the flare.” The flame is an essential part of oil refinery safety, but there are always questions about...
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