What are inspection carried out in Deck Seal ?

Inspection of a deck seal is to include the following:-

  • Opening of the unit for internal inspection.
  • Checks for blockages and condition in the venturis of semi-dry type seals.
  • Checks for corrosion or cracks in the inlet pipe and housing.
  • Checks for corrosion of the heating coils.
  • Checks for corrosion or damage to any of the internal parts of the seal or of the casing.
  • Inspection of Filters/Demisters.

You may also know about P/ V valve  inspection :

  • Ensure gauge glass intact, clean and level visible (If fitted).
  • Check correct liquid used and the level is maintained for the density of liquid used.
  • If freezing conditions are expected, check the liquid used is suitable for low temperature use, if necessary anti-freeze is to be added.


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