Pipeline Restoration At A Generating Station Using Chemical Grout By C. Karl Sauereisen, Vice President, Sauereisen, Inc.
The sheer size of the infrastructure at any power plant is impressive. Chimneys, cooling towers, scrubber modules, coal silos, and a network of flue gas ducts are obvious at a glance. These structures are what most likely come to mind when considering plant maintenance at a coal-burning power generation facility. There is, however, a great deal of buried infrastructure equally essential to plant operation and safety.
Brazos Electric is the largest generation and transmission cooperative in Texas and is responsible for generating and transporting wholesale electricity to its 16 member-owner distribution cooperatives and two municipal systems. After many years of purchasing a major portion of their electric needs directly from independent power producers and experiencing significant growth in electric demand, Brazos Electric decided to begin a major capital generation expansion program.
Take “No” for an answer when measuring dissolved oxygen with the next generation Hach LDO probe. The Hach LDO probe is ready to work in your process right out of the box with no calibration required for the entire two-year life of the sensor cap.