The Lowly Engineer
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    Energy Center Shift Duties 1900hrs-0700hrs Cori

    Plant rounds and readings in the Energy Center.

    Warmed #1 Boiler, Blew down  #3 Boiler and checked LWCO on both.

    Tested boiler water 3 times and cooling towers water. 

    Med gas Manifold readings.

    Metasys Checks and Cold and/or warm calls.

    Added 2.5 gal. of Halochlor and 1qt. of Defoamer to Yard Tower.

    Added 1qt. of Halochlor to #3 Tower.

    On #2 Boiler warmed header and opened header valve. Started boiler and checked Low water alarm, Low Water cut out, and Auxiliary Low Water cut out. Warmed up and Put boiler on line. Put Boiler in manual, local with burner off.  

    Helped Bill McCarthy change Filters.

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    power plant 0700-1900 Dwight

    Warmed and blew down boilers ,checked L.W.C.O on #1 boiler.

    test and log water results.

    pumped in sulfite in to #1 boiler to bring up to stand by levels 450

    Rotate boilers,put #3 as lead.

    Put manhole covers back on #2 boiler and started filling added chemicals before filling

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    AC 25-9 (A-2124) humidity change

    Per Amy Conners/Pierre Gonyon raised r.a. humidity set point from 35% to 40% ~ on going  I.A.Q. complaints; ‘watery eyes’.  I intentionally put this in as an operator override to draw attention to it.  If there’s need to alter, please lemme know or Pierre…  Thanks!  b.