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2.4. Boiler Tune - Up

Overview

The NYC Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Air Resources now require Annual Tune-Ups for all equipment with a minimum heat of 2.8 MMBTU or greater. This would be your DEP Registration II Boilers.  

 

2.4.1. Inspection

In accordance with Dep Guidelines Owners must:

  • Perform tune-up Combustion Efficiency Reports per Burner for High and Low Fire Oil/Gas
  • Check the following and report if maintenance or repair is required for the following:
    • Fireside and Waterside Surfaces of the Boiler
    • Breeching and Chimney Base
    • Refractory
    • Electrical and Combustion Control Systems
  • Calibrate the Air-to-Fuel Ratio Control System and Draft Control System
  • Adjust Burner to achieve desired Flame pattern and eliminate Flame Impingement
  • Optimize 02 levels to 4-5% or the Manufacturer’s Specifications
  • Post-Tune-Up Combustion Efficiency Reports per Burner for High and Low Fire Oil/Gas

 

2.4.2. Filing

The Licensed Plumber performing the inspection will complete DEP’s paperwork with the annual tune-up data, including all combustion efficiency results. The building Owner should retain a copy of the filed form.  

Records of the dates and procedures of each tune-up and results of these tests must be kept by the owner for a minimum of five (5) years and must be submitted within five (5) business days if requested by the Department.

On-Site Records

 

 

 

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