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Further reading

Boiler and turbine design and construction

BLOCH, H. E: A practical guide to steam turbine technology' (McGraw-Hill,

London, 1996)
BS 1113: 1998: 'Specification for design and manufacture of water-tube steam
generating plant (including superheaters, reheaters and steel tube economizers',
BSI, London, 1998
ELLIOTT, T. C., CHEN, K., and SWANEKAMP, R. C.: 'Standard handbook of
powerplant engineering' (McGraw-Hill, London, 1998)
JERVIS, M.W. (Ed.): 'Modern power station practice (BEI/Pergamon, Oxford,
KEARTON, W. J.: 'Steam turbine theory and practice (Isaac Pitman and Sons,
London, 1960)
'Combined-cycle gas and steam power plants (Pennwell, Tulsa, OK, USA, 1999)
LEYZEROVICH, A.: 'Large power steam turbines: design and operation'
(Pennwell, Tulsa, OK, USA, 1997)
SINGER, J. G. (Ed.): 'Combustion--fossil power.
(ABB/Combustion Engineering Inc., Connecticut, USA, 1991,4th edn.)

C o n t r o l and i n s t r u m e n t a t i o n

ASTROM, K., and HAGGLUND, T.: 'PID controllers: theory, design and tuning'
(AmericanTechnical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1995, 2nd edn.)
BISSELL, C. C.:'Control engineering' (Chapman and Hall, London, 1994)
BOLTON, W.:'Newnes control engineering pocket book' (Newnes, Oxford, 1998)
CONSIDINE, D. M.: 'Process instruments and control handbook' (McGraw-Hill,
NewYork, 1985)
DUKELOW, S. G.:'The control of boilers (AmericanTechnical Publishers, Hitchin,
UK, 1991,2nd edn.)
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GILLUM, D. R.: 'Industrial pressure, level and density measurement' (American

Technical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1995)
HUBER, J. C.: 'Industrial fiber optic networks' (ISA, ResearchTriangle Park, NC,
USA, 1995)
Instrument Society of America. 'Instruments in the power industry' (American
Technical Publishers, Hitchin, UK 1990)
Instrument Society of America'The ISA fieldbus guide (ISA, ResearchTriangle
Park, NC, USA, 1997)
JERVIS, M.W. (Ed.): 'Modern power station practice' (BEI/Pergamon, Oxford,
JERVIS, M. W.: 'Power station instrumentation' (Institute of Measurement and
Control, Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford, 1993)
JORDAN, J. R.: 'Serial networked field instrumentation' (American Technical
Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1995)
LEVINE, W. S.: 'Control handbook' (CRC/IEEE, Boca Raton, FL, USA, 1996)
LINDSLEY, D. M.:'Boiler control systems' (McGraw-Hill, London, 1991)
MORRISON, R.: 'Instrumentation fundamentals and applications' Wiley,
Chichester, UK, 1984)
NOLTINGK, B. E. (Ed.):'Instrumentation reference book' (Butterworths, London,
OLSSON, G., and PIANI, G.: 'Computer systems for automation and control'
(Prentice Hall, London, 1992)
PLATT G.: 'Process control: a primer for the non-specialist and newcomer'
(AmericanTechnical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1998, 2nd edn.)
SPITZER, D. W. (Ed.): 'Flow measurement' (American Technical Publishers,
Hitchin, UK, 1991)

Human factors (ergonomics) and control-room design

IVERGARD, T.'Handbook of control room design and ergonomics' (Taylor and
Francis, London, 1989)
McCORMICK, E.J., and SANDERS, M. S. 'Human factors in engineering and
design' (McGraw-Hill, Durham, NC, USA, 1983)
PHEASANT, S. T.: 'Ergonomics-standards and guidelines for designers' (Taylor
and Francis, London, 1986)
SALVENDY, G. (Ed.): 'Handbook of human factors' (Wiley, Chichester, UK)
WAGNER, E.: 'The computer display designer's handbook' (Student Literattur,
Chartwell-Bratt, Sweden, 1989)

Interference, electromagnetic compatibility and

Council Directive EMC/89/336/EEC 'The EMC directive" Council of the
European Communities, Brussels, 1989
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MORRISON, R. and LEWIS, W. H.:'Grounding and shielding in facilities' (Wiley,

Chichester, UK, 1990)
SCOTT, J. S., and VAN ZYL, C.: Introduction to EMC (Newnes, Oxford, 1997)

Safety and reliability

CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES ASSOCATION: A guide to hazard and operability
studies'. Chemical Industry Safety and Health Council of the Chemical Industries
Association, London
COX, S., and TAIT, R.: 'Safety, reliability and risk management: an integrated
approach" (Butterworths, Oxford, 1998)
GOBLE, W. M.: 'Control system safety evaluation and reliability' (American
Technical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1998, 2nd edn.)
HEALTH AND SAFETY EXECUTIVE: 'Programmable electronic systems in
safety-related applications. HMSO, London
factors in power plants (IEEE, NewYork, 1997)
BS EN 60801-2:1993.'Electromagnetic compatibility for industrial process measure-
ment and control equipment- Part 2: Electrostatic discharge requirements'. British
Standards Institution, London
'Draft Standard 00-58: a guide for HAZOP studies on systems which include a pro-
grammable electronic system'. Ministry of Defence Directorate of Standardization,
Glasgow, 1995
NFPA 8502-95 'Standard for the prevention of furnace explosions/implosions in
multiple burner boilers" National Fire Protection Association, Quincy, MA, USA
REDMILL, E, and RAJAN, J.: 'Human factors in safety-critical systems' (Butter-
worth-Heinemann, Oxford, 1997)

Tuning of control loops

ASTROM, K., and HAGGLUND, T.: 'PID controllers: theory, design and tuning'
(AmericanTechnical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1995, 2nd edn.)
CORRIPIO, A. B.:'Tuning of industrial control systems' (American Technical
Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1990)
Mc MILLAN, G. K.:'Tuning and control loop performance: a practitioner's guide,
(AmericanTechnical Publishers Ltd., Hitchin, UK, 1994, 3rd edn.)

BAUMANN, H. D.: 'Control valve primer' (AmericanTechnical Publishers Ltd.,
Hitchin, UK, 1998, 3rd edn.)
FISHER CONTROLS COMPANY: 'Control valve handbook' (Fisher Controls
Company, Rochester, Kent. 1977)
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INSTRUMENT SOCIETY OF AMERICA: 'ISA handbook of control valves'

(AmericanTechnical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1976, 2nd edn.)


FRIEDMAN, E G.: 'Economics of control improvement' (American Technical

Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1994)
ISA:'Dictionary of measurement and control' (AmericanTechnical Publishers Ltd.,
Hitchin, UK, 1995, 3rd edn.)
ISA: 'Instrumentation standards and practices (American Technical Publishers,
Hitchin, UK, 1991, 10th edn.)
BATTIKHA, N.E.:'The management of control systems:justification and technical
auditing' (AmericanTechnical Publishers, Hitchin, UK, 1992).