COMPRESSORS


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COMPRESSORS
COMPRESSORSA compressor is a device that pressurizes a working fluid. One of the basic purposes of using a compressor is to compress the fluid and to deliver it at a pressure higher than its original pressure. Compression is required for a variety of purposes, some of which are listed below: To provide air for combustion To transport process fluid through pipelines To provide compressed air for driving pneumatic tools To circulate process fluid within a process Different types of compressors are shown in
Citation
Dr. Don W. Green; Dr. Marylee Z. Southard: Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, 9th Edition. COMPRESSORS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2019), AccessEngineering Export