The following example demonstrates how heat exchanger bypass can be effectively used for temperature control for a heat exchanger.

Question

Design a heat...

# Category - Engineering Calculations

Problem Statement

Determine the overall heat transfer by conduction per unit area occurring across a furnace wall made of fire clay. Furnace wall has a...

Problem Statement

Determine the overall heat transfer coefficient 'U' for heat transfer occurring from superheated steam in a steel pipe to atmosphere, with...

Problem Statement

Perform separator sizing calculations for a vertical gas-liquid separator used for separation of fuel gas bubbles entrained in water...

Sample Problem Statement

Design a vertical gas-liquid separator or a Knock Out Drum for separation of liquid droplets entrained in fuel gas flow. The liquid in...

Problem Statement

Calculate the compressibility factor (Z factor) for air at the following temperature and pressure condition -

P = 15 barg

T =...

Sample Problem Statement

Calculate insulation thickness (minimum value) required for a pipe carrying steam at 1800C. The pipe size is 8" and the maximum...

Sample Problem Statement

Determine the rate of heat transfer by conduction per unit area, by means of conduction for a furnace wall made of fire clay. Furnace...

Heat exchanger shell side pressure drop calculation

Calculate the shell side pressure drop for the following heat exchanger specification,

Process fluid =...

Heat exchanger tube side pressure drop calculation

Calculate the tube side pressure drop for the following heat exchanger specification,

Process fluid =...

Problem Statement

Estimate the shaft power and motor power requirement to pump 200,000 kg/hr of water available at 250C and atmospheric pressure from a...

Available NPSH calculation (NPSHa) is important for deciding the line sizes on suction side of a centrifugal pump. Selecting a large enough line size is...