Blythewood, SC – March 25, 2013 – Spirax Sarco, a leader in products and services for steam systems, announced their latest training event: Steam Boiler Operator Training. This five-day course is being held on May 3, 2013 at Spirax Sarco’s state-of-the-art training facility in Blythewood, South Carolina. Participants will learn virtually all facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
Instructor Byron Nichols, will cover common boiler auxiliaries and operating techniques. Information will be included on modern boiler water treatment practices, construction and repair methods, waste heat recovery, controls, fuels, and draft. The training manual includes the latest information on instrumentation and PLC controls systems, variable frequency drives (VFDs), steam system optimization, reverse osmosis systems, low-NOx burners, and boiler start-up and shutdown procedures.
On Friday, May 3, 2013, the American Society of Power Engineers (ASOPE) Region 4 will provide Entry Level 3 class thru Chief Engineering Level testing for those who qualify. Those interested in this upcoming Steam Boiler Operator Training class should register immediately as seating is limited. Participants can register for and learn more about this training class at www.spiraxsarco.com/us.