the efficiency of a heating process depends on knowing (or calculating) the
heat of combustion of a fuel. In some cases, it’s sufficient to
use an approximate value, such as 1,000 BTU/ft3
for natural gas.
The January 2017 issue of Industrial Heating features our cover story on a horizontal quench system, the importance of materials science in failure analysis, a new quarterly column, Academic Pulse, and much more.