VAPOUR COMPRESSION DISTILLATION PLANTS (VCDs)

VCD plants are provided on ships where the engine power are less and sufficient heat is not available in the engine cooling water system for producing fresh water in large quantities. These plants are completely independent of other systems and normally fitted on military crafts. The working principle of the VD plant is as follows: Initially,... Continue Reading →

STEAM SYSTEM

Steam is used on ships for the following purposes: As working medium for driving steam turbines where steam turbines are used for propulsion. For heating of fuel oil (oh high viscosity) in tanks to reduce viscosity. For geysers in accommodation spaces (for domestic use). For air conditioning system. For heaters of purifiers and fuel oil... Continue Reading →

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