Thermal & Heating Equipment

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System at Bonney Forge

June 23, 2015

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a 1300 kW PowerForge billet heating system to Bonney Forge Corporation, located in Mt. Union, PA. The 1300kW, 1.3 – 3.3 kHz system is designed to heat carbon steel billets to forging temperatures. The system includes a coil shuttle table for automatic changing of the coils and frequency for differing billet sizes. A PLC with touch screen display... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Kenics(TM) Heat Exchangers Provide Effective Performance and Longevity in Gala Industries' Application of Underwater Pelletizing Processes

June 23, 2015

Dayton, Ohio – Smooth running production processes help manufacturers reach targeted goals. To achieve this, all equipment and systems must work in perfect unison and perform to optimal efficiency. Gala Industries manufactures underwater pelletizing systems for the plastics, hot melt adhesive and expandable resins industries. The manufacturer has used Kenics heat exchangers in their process for... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Schwing Announces their Newest VacuClean Furnace Model 1713

June 22, 2015

Schwing Fluid Technik GmbH, a worldwide supplier of thermal cleaning systems for the plastics and fiber industries located in Germany has recently expanded their product distribution joining forces with Dinamec Systems in Acworth, GA. The newest VacuClean Model 1713 1713XL supplied by SCHWING offers a much larger capacity adding unique improved features designed for quality thermal cleaning of... Read More

HVAC, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Johnson Controls Helps Stanford University Drastically Reduce Water and Energy Use in New Central Plant

June 19, 2015

MILWAUKEE — Stanford University cut its water use by 15 percent and is projected to save $420 million in operational costs thanks to a new central energy facility (CEF) developed with help from Johnson Controls. The new plant helps Stanford make substantial progress to meet California's statewide goal to reduce water use by 25 percent. The plant operates efficiently in any weather... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

New Industrial Oven with "Pill Pushing" Robotic Gantry Precisely Removes Excess Moisture from 3D-Printed Pharmaceuticals

June 17, 2015

When a leading manufacturer of pharmaceuticals approached Thermal Product Solutions with a request to design an industrial oven that would uniformly remove excess moisture from prescription medications being produced using a 3D-printing process, Gruenberg engineers developed a custom solution that includes a robotic gantry, heat-saving windows, and internal actuators and sensors that precisely... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

EasyHeat Self-Regulating Cables Provide Reliable, Simple Freeze Protection to Branch Fire Sprinkler Systems

June 17, 2015

EasyHeat SR and TSR cables overcome the safety shortcomings of other freeze protection methods ROSEMONT, IL – EasyHeat, a business unit of Emerson Industrial Automation, today announced that its SR and TSR self-regulating electric heat trace cables are now CSA and CSA-UL approved and comply with recent requirements in NFPA 13 for freeze protection from main water lines to fire sprinkler... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Conveyor Oven for Marine Engine Heat Exchangers

June 17, 2015

SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently completed construction of a custom industrial conveyor oven for a manufacturer of marine engine heat exchangers.  The oven will be used to cure liquid seals on the end of the tube bundles. The curing cycle is a 2-step process requiring (2) separate dwell times in the oven, but both at the same temperature.  Instead of a traditional (2) oven system,... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

LEWCO Completes Custom Batch Oven for Recycling Industry

June 9, 2015

SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently completed construction of a custom industrial oven for an engineering firm working in the recycling industry.  The oven will be used on a government funded project to develop processes for producing plastic sheet goods from recycled plastic waste in an effort to reduce the amount of plastic in landfills. The specific use of the oven is preheating large... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Thermal & Heating Equipment

HPLC Column Temperature Controller features 5-program memory.

June 3, 2015

Designed to hold columns up to 30 cm long by ¼ or 3/8 in. diameter in mounting clips, EchoTherm™ Model CO50 features temperature range of 4.0–100.0°C, readable and settable to 0.1°C. Programmable chiller/heater uses PID control software to regulate temperature to ±0.2°C, and has Stable Temperature LED that illuminates when target temperature is stable to within... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Wisconsin Oven Ships Multi-Zone Conveyor Oven for the Oil and Gas Industry

June 2, 2015

East Troy, WI – Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of a custom designed multi-zone conveyor oven for melting high temperature polymer into a steel ring that houses electronic components. The conveyor oven features four independent heating zones that allow the customer to re-arrange the oven in various configurations to obtain their desired heating zone lengths. The belt conveyor... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ammunition Manufacturer Targets Despatch Industries for Impact-Sensitive Primer Drying Process

June 1, 2015

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – During manufacture, 22 caliber rimfire cases are filled with an impact-sensitive primer in a wet state so that the primer is stable. This primer then needs to be dried so it will detonate when the gun is fired. A continuous oven with two conveyors that carry pallets containing 300 casings every 8 seconds was requested. The oven uses a steam heat source with an air... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Mica Foil Heaters provide uniform heat with fast response.

May 29, 2015

Suitable for applications up to 1,112°F, Mica Foil High Temperature Heater technology utilizes distributed wattage etch foil heater element bonded between high-temperature mica sheath material. Heaters must be clamped and can be designed with custom shapes that match working surface of application. Technology is suited for foodservice equipment, material bonding, and laminating applications... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

DBK Cirrus Fan Heaters

May 27, 2015

DBK Cirrus Fan Heaters use PTC (positive temperature coefficient) technology, which makes them very efficient and ideally suited for climate control. These fan heaters are designed to prevent formation of condensation and provides an evenly distributed interior air temperature in electrical/ electronic enclosures. The self-limiting feature of PTC ceramics built into the heaters prevents any... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Universal Style Oven heats heavy metal dies to 550°F.

May 22, 2015

Providing 24 x 24 x 24 in. workspace dimensions, electrically heated No. 1034 utilizes 7 kW Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements to heat oven chamber and 400 cfm, 1/3 hp recirculating blower to provide universal front-to-rear airflow to workload. Oven features 6 in. insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, and Type 304 SS interior with 2B finish. Measuring 24 x 24 in., two shelves are rated... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Ships Custom Vacuum Furnace for Use in Aerospace Industry

May 22, 2015

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen recently shipped several furnaces, one of which was a horizontal TurboTreater® vacuum furnace with 2-bar gas quenching that went to a metal-casting company in Texas, where it will be used to process parts for the Aerospace industry. With the Aerospace industry’s demand for quality parts that adhere to strict process requirements, this TurboTreater furnace is... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Heat Exchanger supports applications up to 4 million BTU's.

May 21, 2015

Incorporating S.I.M.S. technology, Spirax EasiHeat DHW delivers constant supply of hot water at stable temperature on demand, even with sudden wide load changes. Spirax Intelligent Monitoring System enables monitoring, diagnostics, and status communications. Information can be accessed remotely over Internet, through existing onsite communication systems, or through SMS text messaging/email.... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

BTU Will Demonstrate the PYRAMAX at ACI's Tech Expo

May 20, 2015

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass. - BTU International, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment for the electronics manufacturing and alternative energy markets, will participate in ACI Technologies’ second annual Tech Expo, scheduled to take place May 20-21, 2015, at its facility in Philadelphia, PA. Robert DiMatteo, senior regional sales manager at BTU, will demonstrate the... Read More

HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Thermal Module ensures motor protection.

May 18, 2015

Serving as accessory to ETEL's torque motors, IMTHP Thermal Module provides absolute motor protection from overheating. While monitoring readings from 3 KTY thermistors, unit uses built-in algorithm to detect any steady increase in KTY sensor output. IMTHP provides corrected analog temperature signal, allowing precise and continuous monitoring of actual temperature in motor. It also outputs... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Induction Starter Generator features brushless design.

May 18, 2015

Part of COREPOWER® line of products, Induction Starter Generator System features brushless design that minimizes maintenance. Configurable starting capability enables controlled application and removal of torque, minimizing transients, which means less stress on gearbox and electrical system components. System also provides full rated power, up to 400 A, at ground idle. Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

High-Performance Clean Process Oven Fulfills Depyrogenation Standards Under New Compounding Pharmaceutical Requirements

May 14, 2015

LAKEVILLE. Minn. – As compounding pharmacists comply with tighter federal regulations enacted after the 2012 deadly fungal meningitis outbreak, a Florida pharmacist has discovered a clean process oven that is helping his compounding facility meet those higher depyrogenation safety standards. Pharmacist Vern Allen, chief executive officer for Premier Pharmacy Labs in Weeki Wachee, FL, began... Read More