The course provides concepts and practical aspects related to boiler and auxiliaries for power plants. The course takes the learner through the boiler plant layout and basic design. It further takes the learner through a deep dive into the design of major components of boiler, boiler structure, boiler major systems, boiler feed water system, boiler coal milling system, boiler duct, fans, air heaters, emission abatement system such as NOx and SOx, electrical systems of boiler, instrumentation and control and civil construction in boiler plant. The course also gives a glimpse of the manufacturing, quality assurance and control, construction, commissioning and operational aspects of boiler and auxiliaries for fossil fuel power plants.
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IITM Pravartak Technologies Foundation
Technology Innovation Hub (TIH) of IIT Madras and
Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat & Mass Transfer
Mr. Yogendra Mishra, Chief Operating Officer at L&T S&L
Mr. Yogendra Mishra is having more than 34 years of experience as a practicing professional in the field of Power plant engineering. He leads the engineering division of L&T Power as the chief operating officer at L&T S&L. Under his guidance L&T has executed many power plant project successfully with good feedback from clients.
Energy scenario and Power generation technologies, Thermodynamic Cycles, Subcritical & Supercritical Power plants, Coal Based thermal power plant: Overview, Site Selection: Major Factors, Concept of Steam Generation, Steam Generator, Heat Transfer in Steam Generator, Efficiency of the Steam Generator.
Coal Milling System, Overview of Emission Control Systems, Overview of SCR-SNCR systems, Overview of steam turbine, Steam Turbine Auxiliary Systems, Condensate system and its major equipment, Feed water system and its major equipment, Material Handling System, Coal Handling System (CHP), Ash Handling System
Raw Water Intake System, Steam and Water Analysis System (SWAS), Compressed Air System, Advantages of Gas based power plant, Overview of Gas Turbine and its components, Heat Recovery Steam Generator, Layout of a open cycle and combine cycle power plant, Introduction to Nuclear Power Plant, Nuclear Power Plant –Thermodynamic Cycle
Basics of Power Plant Piping and Piping Components, Pipe Stress Analysis, Pipe Supports, Basics of Generator, Generator auxiliaries type and functions, Cooling water system, Electrical System – Introduction, Main Power System, Plant Auxiliary Distribution System, LV and MV Motors, Electrical Power System Studies
Instruments: Introduction & Selection Criteria, Final Control elements: Introduction, Overview, Sizing and Selection Criteria, Power Plant Control System: Overview, Control system Architecture, Control system configuration & Communication, Automated Control System, Wireless Communication, Foundation Fieldbus and ProfiBus in Power Plant