The first book of its kind in the Maritime Industry, it addresses the longstanding need for adequate knowledge, understanding, application and integration of Hydraulics that plays a vital role in the Global Maritime Industry.
It comprises of Eleven Chapters with over a hundred figures ranging from the basics in Hydraulics to various applications onboard ships, safety and maintenance requirements.
- Introduction to Hydraulics
- Hydraulics Components Symbology
- Hydraulic Power Pack
- Hydraulic Pumps
- Flow Control Valves
- Pressure Control Valves
- Direction Control Valves
- Hydraulic Actuators
- Hazards and Safe Working Practices