Boiler/Furnace Operations

Waste is burned in the boiler/furnace and the resulting heat is used to generate power. Precise measurements support the optimisation of this process, and also help to control emissions. In addition, thermal monitoring within the boiler provides important information on the refractory wall condition.

Thermal imaging in the boiler must overcome the extreme heat to monitor interior conditions and optimise the combustion process. Control of the process is also supported by measuring carbon monoxide (CO) emissions and acid dewpoint. Flue gas detection is required to ensure plants comply with emissions regulations.

The advanced products developed by AMETEK Land provide solutions to support combustion efficiency and emissions control, which together lower process costs and avoid fines for non-compliance. Our accurate, non-contact measurements allow optimal conditions with no interference with the combustion process. Boiler monitoring spots maintenance issues at an early stage. 

Recommended Products - FTI-Eb, NIR-BLancom 4, Lancom 200 and CDA  

Portable Flue Gas Applications - Application NotePORTABLE FLUE GAS APPLICATIONS
Measuring flue gases produced when fuel or other materials are burned in industrial plants or power stations is important for process control, efficiency and emissions monitoring. As the most accurate, robust and flexible portable flue gas analyser available today, Lancom 4 provides an ideal solution for industries burning coal, natural gas, oil or biomass, including power generation, steel, glass and cement manufacturing. Read More > Watch the video >

Measurements of the Acid Dewpoint Temperature (ADT) are important for combustion efficiency, environmental compliance and process optimisation on a variety of coal and oil-fired processes. The Lancom 200 portable analyser provides valuable tools for ADT measurement. Read More >
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