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Retrofitting fossil plant facilities

structural perspectives

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Published by The Society in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fossil fuel power plants -- Equipment and supplies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby the Retrofit Task Committee of the Fossil Power Committee of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
    ContributionsAmerican Society of Civil Engineers. Retrofit Task Committee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK1051 .R45 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 111 p. :
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1550354M
    ISBN 100872628485
    LC Control Number91030047


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