Distillate Fuel: Contamination, Storage, and Handling

    Chesneau HL, Dorris MM
    Published: 1988

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    Covers types and effects of fuel contamination, prediction and detection of contamination problems in distillate fuels, and prevention techniques and procedures in delaing with contaminated fuel systems. Combines actual field experiences and solutions with laboratory work. A practical approach to dealing with fuel contamination problems.

    For fuel producers, distributors, and end-users.

    Table of Contents

    Fuel System Contaminants: An Introduction
    Chesneau H.

    Microbes in Fuel: An Overview with a Naval Perspective
    Neihof R.

    Identification and Control of Microbial Growth in Fuel Handling Systems
    Swift S.

    Microbiological Contamination: Evaluation of Some Sampling and Laboratory Analytical Methods
    Brown R., Hebda A., Jones G., Morchat R.

    Methodology for Identification of Diesel Fuel System Contaminants Related to Problems in the Field
    Barbee J., LePera M., Mengenhauser J., Stavinoha L., Westbrook S.

    Causes of Color Change and Sediment Formation in Navy Distillate Fuels
    Bhan O., Brinkman D., Carley B., Green J.

    Effects of an Unstable Diesel Fuel on Injector Coking and Vehicle Performance
    Halsall R.

    Fuel Filter Plugging by Insoluble Sediment in Diesel Fuels
    Reddy S.

    Factors to Consider in Testing Biocides for Distillate Fuels
    Riha V., Rossmoore H., Rossmoore L., Wireman J.

    Additives for Middle Distillate and Kerosine Fuels
    Henry C.

    The Defense Fuel Supply Center's (DFSC) Quality Assurance Program
    Martin C.

    Method of Managing Long-Term Diesel Fuel Integrity
    Goldwire A., McGaughey L., Melton P.

    Quality Control for Diesel Fuel in Long-Term Emergency Storage
    Strauss K.

    Effective Treatment of Microbially Contaminated Fuel Storage Tanks
    Dorris M., Pitcher D.

    Effects of Unstable and Microbially Contaminated Fuel on Vehicle Operations: A Diesel Fuel Preventive Maintenance Program
    Francis D.

    Fuel Quality Program for Long-Term Storage of Gas Turbine Distillate Fuel in Large Tanks
    Pickering T.

    Panel Discussion

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Committee: D02

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1005-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5026-3

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1186-8

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