BS 1170:1983 - Recommendations for treatment of water for marine boilers

BS 1170:1983

Recommendations for treatment of water for marine boilers

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : July 1983



Covers sources of water and limiting impurities for various groups of boilers, pre-commission cleaning, objectives of water treatment, treatment of water before the boiler and in the boiler, preservation of idle boilers. Appendices give explanation of terms, chemicals used in marine boiler water treatment, methods of testing and list of reagents. Tables on boiler water characteristics for the six pressure ranges into which the boilers are divided.

Standard NumberBS 1170:1983
TitleRecommendations for treatment of water for marine boilers
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date29 July 1983
Confirm Date01 May 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Amended ByAMD 4430
DescriptorsSulfites, Chlorides, Iron, Impurities, Safety measures, Filtration, Sampling equipment, Chemical cleaning, Chemical reagents, Test equipment, Cleaning, pH measurement, Hydrazine, Volumetric analysis, Determination of content, Sulfates, Silicon dioxide, Boilers, Grades (quality), Water transport engineering, Ion-exchange methods, Water testing, Testing conditions, Chemical analysis and testing, Water treatment, Alkalimetry, Water, Water transport engineering components, Desalination, Corrosion protection, Service pressure, Phosphates, Chemical hazards, Copper, Storage, Oxygen, Solids content determination, Water purification
Title in FrenchRecommandations relatives au traitement des eaux destinées aux chaudières marines
Title in GermanEmpfehlungen fuer die Behandlung von Wasser fuer Kessel auf Schiffen
ISBN0 580 13238 2
File Size1.61 MB

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