if there is a change in density of fuel oil, do we need make any change in the alcap purifier configuration? (as in the earlier ones were we had to. Consult Alfa Laval’s Alcap separation system brochure on DirectIndustry. HFO cSt, they decided to upgrade one purifier to an Alfa Laval SA separator. To overcome this problem, Alpha Laval has developed the Alcap separator, the Ensure purifier has been fully assembled, that the bowl cover.

Author: Shazragore Brale
Country: Namibia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 2 March 2010
Pages: 348
PDF File Size: 18.8 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.34 Mb
ISBN: 896-3-66310-835-7
Downloads: 28347
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Gojora

The separator is driven by an electric motor via a friction clutch and belt. Reply Very explanatory article, which would definitely a guide to all juniors as well a refreshing note for all senior marine engineers. Let us know in the Comments! ALCAP is used for l. What are the 3 types of water in a purifier I know there are operating water and bowl water but I know there is one more type, but dont know what they do in the system!

Change discharge from settling to service tank, and adjust feed rate to match engine consumption. Manually set gravity discs have replaced the more refined Alcap technology in the separator bowl.

Water from the Hydrophore or in some cases, Header tanks are used. Unknown October 6, at 5: After centrifugal separation, cleaned oil is continuously pumped away and separated sludge and water accumulate at the bowl periphery. Their membership includes ship equipment manufacturers, purifiet equipment suppliers and the aqua culture industry.

Thus this creates a hindrance to its operating efficiency. Open the catalog to page 3.


ALCAP High density Purifier used Onboard Ship

It is designed to clean a wide range of fuel oils used by diesel engines in the marine and power industries. Special Topics For You. But the importance and use of pairing tube and difference between the impeller of Mitsubishi and pairing tube of Alfa laval was missing.

Likes to dabble in Poetry, Literature, Art and Cinema. Hi this is Arnav Bhattacharya. Kranthi Kiran September 19, at 9: Fast payback Comparable fishing trawlers typically use marine gas oil as fuel. The sludge is discharged to a small intermediate sludge tank.

During normal operation vital process purifire are monitored. Global Maritime is a marine, offshore and engineering consultancy company. You may also like: When a transducer in the oil discharge line detects water the bowl is opened and the sludge and water discharged.

Wishes to be this Generations’ Yevgeny Zamyatin.

In case of vibration or excessive current shut down immediately and investigate. The EPC60 control system masterminds the operation of the separation system and allows the monitoring of control and alarm functions. The lower the viscosity the lower the drag force on sludge particles. Newbuilding Orders for Daewoo.

marine engine simulation: Marine Engine-Question & Answer-Purifier

The separator design incorporates a sludge evacuation which is absorbed by the casing and which allows the sludge volume purifiwr be discharged to a sludge tank.

Based on proven Alcap oil treatment technology, the Alfa Laval S-separator combines heavy fuel oil and lubricating oil treatment into a single separator, thanks to software that makes it possible to set the relevant parameters in lacap process controller. Open operating water and set bowl operating water to close.

The puritier is operated automatically by the EPC60 control unit, except for starting the separator. Set purifier oil feed to minimum. Start the purifier watching the ammeter which should fallback as the purifier speed purifirr. The total losses of sludge, oil and water during the discharge process are considerably less than other separator models due to bowl design, size, longer discharge intervals and accurate controls. Viscosity of purififr oil: How interface is created in purifier?


Warm through and open heating steam to and from heaters. Other factors that assist separation are: Depending on the actual process conditions, the EPC 50 process controller selects the operating mode. The water transducer supplies information about process conditions in the cleaned oil outlet to the EPC 50 unit. Hi, I am not sure about the answer. Joint Diesel Research Purifisr Completed.

The EPC60 unit provides alarm functions for low oil pressure, high intermediate tank level, and power failure. If the fuel contains water it will build up in the bowl and start to be discharged with the clean oil. However, after two full years of operation, the father-and-son team decided to explore the possibilities of further increasing fuel cost savings. This does not require any change with sg of F.

In the clarifier mode, a clarifier disc is fitted instead of gravity disc. In addition, functions are available for vibration alarm when the optional vibration switch is fitted.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.