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03/10/2004


Steam system services

Energy Services Div. offers comprehensive steam system optimization services. These qualified, consultative services can provide significant improvements to steam system economy and performance. Virtually any steam system can benefit, especially systems characterized by sporadic maintenance, process changes, or poor detail engineering.

Spirax Sarco, Inc. , spiraxsarco.com/us , Write 300 on PE card

Heat exchanger care

Turnkey Service is a complete regasketing service for all brands of plate heat exchangers encompassing a technician's visit to the plant to remove the plates, crate and transport them to a service center, recondition and regasket plates to good-as-new level, ship and reinstall the plates, and hydro test onsite to verify the heat exchanger is operating properly.

Alfa Laval, Inc. , alfalaval.com , Write 301 on PE card

Combustion monitor

Greenline 8000 is a portable combustion and emission analyzer that is perfect for most environmental monitoring purposes. This unit is capable of monitoring low-NO x and true NO x . Features included are: heated probe and sample line, built-in Peltier cooler, and built-in printer. Additional sensors are available for O 2 , CO, and SO 2 .

E Instruments Group, LLC , einstrumentsgroup.com , Write 302 on PE card

Boiler water sampler

Series 3100 Single Point Sample Conditioning Modules provide a versatile tool for lowering the temperature and pressure of single samples in boiler rooms. They are used to obtain grab samples of boiler water or steam and include a wide range of instruments for online analysis. Units can handle sample conditions up to 5000 psig and 1000 F.

Waters Equipment Co. , watersequipment.com , Write 303 on PE card

Green boiler

LX Gas/Low NO x (less than 20 ppm at 3% O 2 ) series of high or low-pressure steam boilers use less fuel than firetube boilers because their inservice efficiency is maximized by vertical water tube design, compact pressure vessel that minimizes heat loss, and 5-min. steam production from a cold start. The boiler uses the premix method of NO x control.

Miura Boiler, Inc. , miuraboiler.com , Write 304 on PE card





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