The Lowly Engineer
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    East Tower domestic cold water hot

    Noticed while doing pm”s in MER 26 that domestic cold water was hot. Found By-pass for backflow preventer that serves water heaters was opened. Closed one side, water cooled down. Checked water flow in East tower, normal. Showed Cori what I closed just in case, don’t know why this was open.

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    Power Plant 9am – 7pm

    Blowdown boiler 1 and warm up boiler 3.

    Monitor metasys – adjust/dispatch  as needed.

    Plant rounds and readings.

    Utility readings.

    Check and record tower dip slide tests.

    Work on metasys graphics – North tower, generators.

    Work on engineering blog.

    R & L Carriers picked up empty eldon drums.

    General cleaning.

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    Energy Center Shift Duties 2300hrs-0700hrs Cori

    Plant rounds and readings in the Energy Center. Warmed #3 Boiler, Blew down  #1 Boiler and checked LWCO. Tested boiler water and cooling towers water.  Med gas Manifold readings. Metasys Checks and Cold and/or warm calls.

    Added 3 gal. of halochlor  and 1 qt. of defoamer to the Yard Tower.

    Added 1 gal. of Halochlor to the #3 Tower.

    Added sulfite to Boilers.

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    Power Plant 2pm – 11pm

    Blowdown boiler 1.

    Warm up boiler 3.

    Monitor metasys – adjust/dispatch  as needed.

    Plant rounds and readings.

    Utility readings.

    Work on tower walchems – Tower 3/4 and yard now back on line.

    Work on metasys graphics – North tower, generators.

    Work on engineering blog.