Steam, Heating Hot Water, and Outside Distribution Systems, Vol. 1 Steam Boilers  


This volume of the design manual establishes VA requirements on the quantity, capacity, arrangement, and standby capability of the boilers and auxiliary equipment. It applies to the design of new boiler, boiler replacement, and modification of existing boiler(s), in all climates. The requirements of this manual shall apply to all steam boilers whether they are centralized systems or decentralized systems. Decentralized systems shall comply to all the equipment requirements defined herein however the following elements will only be required for mission critical, hospitals, CLCs and inpatient facilities.