FSA, ESA Release a New Compression Packing Technical Manual

Source: ChemicalProcessing.com

Dec 04, 2008

This comprehensive revision of the Guidelines for the Use of Compression Packing is a joint publication of the Fluid Sealing Association (FSA) and the European Sealing Association (ESA). It provides extensive coverage of a wide range of topics including the latest technological improvement in packing materials and construction and their performance parameters, according to FSA and ESA.

From proper selection for applications to safe installation best practices, trouble shooting and environmental control, the manual is said to provide practical, factual information.

Packings for valves, pumps and a variety of other specialty equipment are reviewed. The manual is a reference document for a broad range of personnel including plant maintenance, engineering and operations. It also is useful for manufacturers of OEM equipment and distributors charged with technical support in a wide range of industries.

For more information, visit: www.fluidsealing.com/divpubs.asp.