Chapter 13. Water-Induced Pressure Surges: Part of Number 3 on the Top 10 Malfunctions

  1. Henry Z. Kister

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780471690726.ch13

Distillation Troubleshooting

Distillation Troubleshooting

How to Cite

Kister, H. Z. (2006) Water-Induced Pressure Surges: Part of Number 3 on the Top 10 Malfunctions, in Distillation Troubleshooting, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780471690726.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 APR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471467441

Online ISBN: 9780471690726

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Keywords:

  • water-induced pressure surges;
  • tower damage;
  • side-stripper pressure surge;
  • fractionators;
  • water entry

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Side-Stripper Pressure Surge can Damage Main Fractionator

  • Damage Due to Water Entry into Hot Towers

  • Interface Control Leads to Pressure Surge in Quench Tower