Training Courses

Water Treatment

Download course PDF

Training course length is customizable based on your needs.

Understanding the maintenance and application of the water treatment chemicals is fundamental in ensuring the safe and reliable operation of a chiller plant. This Water Treatment class will provide the student with the fundamental site specific information the historical problems that can occur within a chilled water operations and the implementation of a comprehensive water treatment program to minimize those problems.

A review of water testing protocol and chemical safety will be included in this program.

WATER CHEMISTRY

  • Water Analysis
  • Total Hardness

SCALE/DEPOSITION

  • Boiler System Scales
  • Cooling System Scales

CORROSION

  • General
  • Crevasse
  • Cavitations
  • Pitting
  • Erosion
  • Galvanic
  • Corrosion vs. PH

MICRO-BIO FOULING

  • Iron
  • Algae
  • Slime
  • Sessile
  • Legionella
  • Chlorine vs. Bromine

COOLING SYSTEMS

  • Water/Heat Transfer
  • Closed
  • Open

EQUIPMENT

  • Design and Application
  • Cooling Tower Terms
  • Approach and Range
  • PEP Sidestream Filters
  • Basin Sweepers

PROGRAM MONITORING

  • U-Coefficients
  • Approach Temperatures
  • Terminal Temperatures
  • Pressure Drop (ā€œCā€ Factor)
  • Water Treatment Concerns
  • Treatment Program

CHILLER EFFICIENCY

  • Monitoring and Control