• API 538 : 2015

    Current The latest, up-to-date edition.
    Add to Watchlist
    This Standard has been added successfully to your Watchlist.
    Please visit My Watchlist to see all standards that you are watching.
    Please log in or to add this standard to your Watchlist.
    We could not add this standard to your Watchlist.
    Please retry or contact support for assistance.
    We could not add this standard to your Watchlist.
    Please retry or contact support for assistance.
    You have already added this standard to your Watchlist.
    Visit My Watchlist to view the full list.

    INDUSTRIAL FIRED BOILERS FOR GENERAL REFINERY AND PETROCHEMICAL SERVICE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  09-01-2015

    Publisher:  American Petroleum Institute

    Add to Watchlist

    Add To Cart

    Table of Contents - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    1 Scope
    2 Normative References
    3 Terms, Definitions, Acronyms, and Abbreviations
    4 Boilers - Equipment Overview
    5 Water Tube Boiler Components
    6 Combustion, Burners, and Igniters
    7 Instrumentation, Control, and Protective Systems
    8 Centrifugal Fans and Drivers
    9 Boiler Feedwater Preparation
    10 Boiler Water Quality and Internal Chemical Treatment
    11 Steam Purity
    12 Boiler Piping
    13 Boiler Trim and Instruments
    14 Tube Cleaning
    15 Structure, Setting, and Casing
    16 Flue Gas Sampling Connections
    17 Computational Fluid Dynamics and Cold Flow Modeling
    Annex A (informative) - Equipment Data Sheets
    Annex B (informative) - Purchaser's Checklist
    Annex C (informative) - Air Preheat Systems for Boilers
    Annex D (informative) - Performance Measurement
    Annex E (informative) - Emission Controls
    Annex F (informative) - Procedures
    Annex G (informative) - Inspection Test Plans
    Annex H (informative) - Functional Diagrams
    Bibliography

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Provides requirements and gives recommendations for design, operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting considerations for industrial fired boilers used in refineries and chemical plants.

    General Product Information - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Document Type Standard
    Publisher American Petroleum Institute
    Status Current

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ASTM D 887 : 2013 : REDLINE Standard Practices for Sampling Water-Formed Deposits
    AMCA 99 : 2016 STANDARDS HANDBOOK
    API 560 : 2016 FIRED HEATERS FOR GENERAL REFINERY SERVICE
    API 607 : 2016 FIRE TEST FOR QUARTER-TURN VALVES AND VALVES EQUIPPED WITH NONMETALLIC SEATS
    ASME PV CODE 2C : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - MATERIALS - SPECIFICATIONS FOR WELDING RODS, ELECTRODES, AND FILLER METALS
    AMCA 301 : 2014 METHODS FOR CALCULATING FAN SOUND RATINGS FROM LABORATORY TEST DATA
    ASME B31.1 : 2016 POWER PIPING
    API 535 : 2014 BURNERS FOR FIRED HEATERS IN GENERAL REFINERY SERVICES
    ASTM A 123/A123M : 2017 : REDLINE Standard Specification for Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coatings on Iron and Steel Products
    IEC 61511-1:2016+AMD1:2017 CSV Functional safety - Safety instrumented systems for the process industry sector - Part 1: Framework, definitions, system, hardware and application programming requirements
    IEEE 841 : 2009 PETROLEUM AND CHEMICAL INDUSTRY - PREMIUM-EFFICIENCY, SEVERE-DUTY, TOTALLY ENCLOSED FAN-COOLED (TEFC) SQUIRREL CAGE INDUCTION MOTORS - UP TO AND INCLUDING 370 KW (500 HP)
    ISO 10437:2003 Petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries Steam turbines Special-purpose applications
    NFPA 325 : 1994 FIRE HAZARD PROPERTIES OF FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, GASES, AND VOLATILE SOLIDS
    API 614 : 2008 LUBRICATION, SHAFT-SEALING AND OIL-CONTROL SYSTEMS AND AUXILIARIES
    API MPM CH14.3.3 : 2013 ORIFICE METERING OF NATURAL GAS AND OTHER RELATED HYDROCARBON FLUIDS - CONCENTRIC, SQUARE-EDGED ORIFICE METERS - PART 3: NATURAL GAS APPLICATIONS
    ASME PV CODE 2A : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - MATERIALS - FERROUS MATERIAL SPECIFICATIONS (BEGINNING TO SA-450) AND (SA-451 TO END)
    ASME PV CODE 2B : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - MATERIALS - NONFERROUS MATERIAL SPECIFICATIONS
    FCI 70-2 : 2013 CONTROL VALVE SEAT LEAKAGE
    ASTM D 3483 : 2014 : REDLINE Standard Test Methods for Accumulated Deposition in a Steam Generator Tube
    ASME PV CODE 9 : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - WELDING, BRAZING, AND FUSING QUALIFICATIONS - QUALIFICATION STANDARD FOR WELDING, BRAZING, AND FUSING PROCEDURES; WELDERS; BRAZERS; AND WELDING, BRAZING, AND FUSING OPERATORS
    ASHRAE 51 : 2016 LABORATORY METHODS OF TESTING FANS FOR CERTIFIED AERODYNAMIC PERFORMANCE RATING
    AMCA 210 : 2016 LABORATORY METHODS OF TESTING FANS FOR CERTIFIED AERODYNAMIC PERFORMANCE RATING
    ASME PV CODE 1 : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - RULES FOR CONSTRUCTION OF POWER BOILERS
    EN 12952-8 : 2002 WATER-TUBE BOILERS AND AUXILIARY INSTALLATIONS - PART 8: REQUIREMENTS FOR FIRING SYSTEMS FOR LIQUID AND GASEOUS FUELS FOR THE BOILER
    AMCA 201 : 2002(R2011) FANS AND SYSTEMS
    ASME PV CODE 8 DIV 1 : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - RULES FOR CONSTRUCTION OF PRESSURE VESSELS DIVISION 1
    NFPA 85 : 2015 BOILER AND COMBUSTION SYSTEMS HAZARDS CODE
    ASME PV CODE 2D CUSTOMARY : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - MATERIALS - PROPERTIES (CUSTOMARY)
    API 553 : 2012 REFINERY VALVES AND ACCESSORIES FOR CONTROL AND SAFETY INSTRUMENTED SYSTEMS
    API 551 : 2016 PROCESS MEASUREMENT
    ASME B31.3:2016 PROCESS PIPING
    ASME PV CODE 2D METRIC : 2017 BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - MATERIALS - PROPERTIES (METRIC)
    EN 60079-20-1 : 2010 EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES - PART 20-1: MATERIAL CHARACTERISTICS FOR GAS AND VAPOUR CLASSIFICATION - TEST METHODS AND DATA
    API 612 : 2014 PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL, AND NATURAL GAS INDUSTRIES - STEAM TURBINES - SPECIAL-PURPOSE APPLICATIONS
    ISO 10438-1:2007 Petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries Lubrication, shaft-sealing and control-oil systems and auxiliaries Part 1: General requirements
    API 574 : 2016 INSPECTION PRACTICES FOR PIPING SYSTEM COMPONENTS
    API STD 541 : 2014 FORM-WOUND SQUIRREL CAGE INDUCTION MOTORS - 375 KW (500 HORSEPOWER) AND LARGER
    API 673 : 2014 CENTRIFUGAL FANS FOR PETROLEUM, CHEMICAL, AND GAS INDUSTRY SERVICES
    ASME PV CODE 7 : 2017 BPVC Section VII-BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE - RECOMMENDED GUIDELINES FOR THE CARE OF POWER BOILERS
    API 570 : 2016 PIPING INSPECTION CODE: IN-SERVICE INSPECTION, RATING, REPAIR, AND ALTERATION OF PIPING SYSTEMS
    ASTM D 1888 : 1978 Methods of Test for Particulate and Dissolved Matter in Water (Withdrawn 1989)
    API 536 : 2017 POST-COMBUSTION NO[X] CONTROL FOR FIRED EQUIPMENT IN GENERAL REFINERY AND PETROCHEMICAL SERVICES
    API 555 : 2013 PROCESS ANALYZERS
    API 547 : 2017 GENERAL PURPOSE FORM-WOUND SQUIRREL CAGE INDUCTION MOTORS - 185 KW (250 HP) THROUGH 2240 KW (3000 HP)
    ASTM D 4519 : 2016 : REDLINE Standard Test Method for On-Line Determination of Anions and Carbon Dioxide in High Purity Water by Cation Exchange and Degassed Cation Conductivity
    API 556 : 2011 INSTRUMENTATION, CONTROL, AND PROTECTIVE SYSTEMS FOR GAS FIRED HEATERS
    ASME PTC4 : 2013 FIRED STEAM GENERATORS
    ISA 77.41.01 : 2005 FOSSIL FUEL POWER PLANT BOILER COMBUSTION CONTROLS
    • Access your standards online with a subscription

      Features

      • Simple online access to standards, technical information and regulations
      • Critical updates of standards and customisable alerts and notifications
      • Multi - user online standards collection: secure, flexibile and cost effective