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51-8013.00 — Power Plant Operators

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Tools

Absorbent booms
  • Absorbers
Air dryers
  • Coal dryers
Air scrubbers
  • Dry scrubber systems
  • Flue gas desulferization systems
Alarm systems
  • Annunciators
Belt conveyors
Blowers
  • Soot blowers
Boiler or heater igniter
  • Igniters
Brushless motor DC
  • Brushless direct current DC motors
Bucket conveyors
  • Bucket elevators
Catalytic combustion analyzers
  • Catalytic sensors
Chain conveyors
Combustible or hazardous gas detectors for power generators
  • Gas detectors
Commercial water heaters
  • Water heaters
Condensing units
  • Condensers
  • Steam condensers
Conductivity meters
  • Conductivity probes
Conveyor screw
  • Screw conveyors
Desktop computers
Diesel generators
  • Diesel driven generators
Digital readout recorders
  • Digital readouts
Electrical control panels for generators
  • Control boards
  • Panel boards
  • Transformer controls
Electrical or power regulators
  • Unit governors
Electrostatic apparatus
  • Excitation systems
Evaporative coolers
  • Cooling towers
Facial shields
  • Air filtration mask
Fire tube boilers
Fixed screens
  • Screens
Flow transmitters
Flowmeters
  • Flow meters
  • Turbine flow meters
Gas engines
  • Combustion engines
Gas generators
Graphic recorders
  • Analog panel meters
  • Digital panel meters
Grease guns
Hard hats
Heat exchangers
  • Fin fan heat exchangers
  • Plate exchangers
  • Shell and tube heat exchangers
Heat pumps
Impact crushers
Level sensors or transmitters
  • Level transmitters
Limit switch
  • Limit switches
Mainframe computers
Motor compressors
Oil filters
Oil gun
  • Oil guns
Power supply transformers
  • Power transformers
Pressure indicators
  • Steam gauges
  • Water gauges
Pressure transmitters
Process air heaters
  • Air heaters
  • Attemperators
Pulverizing machinery
  • Pulverizers
Respiration air supplying self contained breathing apparatus or accessories
  • Self-contained breathing apparatus
Rotameters
Sampling pumps
  • Purge pumps
Sight flow windows
  • Boiler gauge glasses
Signal converters
Steam engines
  • Steam distribution systems
  • Steam turbines
Steam generators
  • Heat recovery steam generators
  • Steam driven turbogenerators
Substation load control switchgears
  • Electrical switch gear
Switchyard disconnect switches
  • Switch yard equipment
Temperature transmitters
Thermal engines
  • Geothermal binary turbines
Touch screen monitors
Turbine engines
  • Combustion turbines
Vacuum pumps
Venturis
  • Orifice plates
Vibration testers
  • Vibration monitors
Water filters
Water pumps
Water purification equipment
  • Water treatment equipment
Water softening accessories
  • Water softeners
Water tube boiler
  • Circulating fluidized bed CFB boilers
Wet scrubbers
  • Selective catalytic reactors
  • Selective non-catalytic reactors

Technology

Data base user interface and query software
  • Microsoft Access
Electronic mail software
  • Email software
Facilities management software
  • Computerized maintenance management system CMMS software
Industrial control software
  • Continuous emissions monitoring systems CEMS software
  • Distributed control systems DCS software
  • Emerson Ovation
  • Gas field monitoring system software
  • General Electric Mark VI Distributed Control System DCS
  • General Electric Mark VI Integrated Control System ICS
  • Interlock shutdown systems
  • Safety instrumented system SIS software
  • Siemens Power Plant Automation SPPA
  • Siemens Teleperm
  • Supervisory control and data acquisition SCADA software
  • Teknik Segala OSI Plant Information PI System
  • Yokogawa FAST/TOOLS
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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