Thermal & Heating Equipment

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Delivered (4) Four Portable Induction Bolt Heating Systems for On-Site Maintenance Service of Large Gas Turbines

May 12, 2015

During the maintenance of large gas turbines, technicians must remove large bolts which have become corroded and difficult to unfasten. Typically a large cumbersome hydraulic wrench is required to provide the 6800 Nm (5000 ft-lbs) of torque required to break the corrosive bonds between the 100 mm heavy hex nuts and bolts. To improve the productivity of this process, Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic has... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Thermal Analysis using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

May 11, 2015

Sigma Design understand Complex engineering solutions are, well, 'complex'.  That accurately describes the challenge of recent job for a global metal manufacturing firm.  In this job Sigma was to reverse engineer and model a heat exchanger that is used in a foundry for creating alloy steel bars. In this application, hot metal flows in from one side, at 2800°F, and is cooled by... Read More

Green & Clean, Thermal & Heating Equipment

MEGTEC Innovation Cuts Flexible Packaging Manufacturer's Energy Bills by $10,000 a Month

May 8, 2015

YAKIMA, Wash. – Saving money on its energy bills turned out to be a lot of hot air for flexible packaging innovator Shields Bag Printing.   As a custom blown film extruder, Shields Bag extrudes, prints and converts film for flexible packaging products used in a wide range of industries. The company produces more than 100 lines of products that are shipped to clients all over the world,... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Linde Industrial Gas Technologies Help Steelmakers Improve Operational Efficiencies and Profitability

May 5, 2015

Visit Linde at AISTech 2015, May 4-7, Booth 2831 MURRAY HILL and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. – Experts in steel metallurgy and process gas engineering from Linde LLC and Linde Engineering North America Inc. (Blue Bell, PA) will showcase technologies for improving plant productivity, product quality and environmental performance at AISTech 2015 at the Cleveland Convention Center, May 4-7. At booth... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Packaged Heating/Cooling Units feature SEER rating of 14.

May 4, 2015

Designed to heat and cool residential and light commercial buildings, Luxaire LX Series fits most roof frames and slabs. Units feature single-cabinet design, copper tube/aluminum fin condenser coils, tubular stainless steel gas heat exchanger, single-stage compressor, and single-stage gas heat. Available in 2–5 ton capacities, packaged units have conveniently located panels for accessing... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

HPLC Column Heater controls temperature to 90.0°C.

May 1, 2015

With temperature range of room temperature to 90.0°C, readable and settable to 0.1°C, EchoTherm™ Model CO20 holds columns up to 30 cm long x ¼ or 3/8 in. dia in mounting clips with room for guard columns and fittings. Larger diameter columns may be used by removing column clips. PID temperature control software regulates temperatures to ±0.1°C, and temperature accuracy and... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

BTU Sweeps Industry Awards with ENERGY PILOT Software

April 29, 2015

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass. – BTU International, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment for the electronics and alternative energy manufacturing markets, announces that it has been awarded a 2015 EM Asia Innovation Award in the category of Production Management Systems for its ENERGY PILOT software. The award was presented to the company during an April 22, 2015,... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Immersion Heaters withstand harsh, corrosive conditions.

April 28, 2015

Suited for demanding industrial and commercial applications, Ultra-High Temperature Ceramic Immersion Heaters achieve temperatures up to 2,192°F in dry environments and provide up to 98% heating efficiency in underwater environments. K Series is rated 500–3,000 W in water and 220–360 W in air, while KC Series is rated 210–1,500 W in water and 100–600 W in air. Measuring 4 mm thick and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Thermal & Heating Equipment

DBK USA Specializes in Building Heaters with Built-in Current Limiting Technology - PTC Technology

April 27, 2015

Heating elements from DBK technology are based on a ceramic thermistor, having a Positive Temperature Coefficient of electrical resistance (PTC). By definition, a thermistor is a type of resistor whose resistance varies significantly with temperature. PTC thermistors of the type used in heating elements have a very low electrical resistance at low temperatures but exhibit a large increase in... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Packaged Heat Exchangers heat and cool residences, businesses.

April 23, 2015

Available in cooling with gas heat configuration, 2- to 5-ton capacity York LX Series heats and cools residential and light commercial buildings. Single-cabinet design, featuring exact-fit gas/electric hookups, facilitates installation and service. With 14 Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio rating, packaged units exceed US Department of Energy efficiency standards and feature corrosion-resistant... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Class 100 Cleanroom Cabinet Oven from Grieve

April 23, 2015

No. 1023 is a 550°F, electrically-heated, Class 100 cleanroom cabinet oven from Grieve, currently used for curing small rubber pieces in rotating drums at the customer's facility.  Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 26" W x 26" D x 60" H.  36 kW are installed in Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements to heat the oven chamber, while a 2000 CFM, 2-HP recirculating blower provides... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Blanket Heaters suit all schedules of PVC pipe.

April 23, 2015

When wrapped around section of PVC pipe and plugged into 120 Vac outlet, PVC Blanket Heaters make pipe pliable and enable users to bend by hand. Models F-3418 and F-3420 offer capacities up to 1½ in. and 3½–4 in., respectively. Internal, automatic thermostat allows heater to get to temperature quickly but will not allow heater to go above ~300°F. With blanket heaters, bending schedule... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Liquid Cooling Heat Exchanger suits airborne and military use.

April 22, 2015

Supporting installations with liquid cooling loop utilizing glycol and water mixtures or dielectric PAO fluid, liquid cooling heat exchanger comes as part of sub-assembly that can be customized to meet thermal, packaging, and operating environment requirements. Product is qualified to meet mil-grade tests, including explosion-proof and MIL-704 power quality, and qualified to cabin storage... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Environmental Cleanup? Yes, We Can Help with That

April 21, 2015

SANDUSKY, OH. – LEWCO, Inc. recently delivered ten custom batch ovens for an industry leader in environmental services. Working in close partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy, the customer's specifications were rigorous, challenging, and precise. The result? Ten industrial ovens, uniquely designed unlike any other. The electrically heated batch ovens have a maximum temperature... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

4 New Heat Treating Furnaces: Adds Capacity and Reduces Lead Times for Customers

April 20, 2015

The copper and aluminum forging company has made strategic machinery investments to add capacity while maintaining industry-leading quality standards. Detroit, Michigan - Michigan-based manufacturer Weldaloy Products continues to expand. The company, which specializes in copper and aluminum forging, has added four brand new furnaces to their manufacturing operation. With the additions, Weldaloy... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Delivers Heat Treat System to Vermont Custom Gage LLC

April 17, 2015

Vermont Custom Gage LLC. a subsidiary of Vermont Precision Tools Inc., Swanton VT, selected Lucifer Furnaces to create manufacturing capability with the addition of an air recirculating oven, a salt bath pot furnace and a quench tank. The new equipment will be used in the production of small steel component parts of their measuring (gage) equipment. The oven, a 4000 series, model 48-R36 with... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ambrell Sells an EASYHEAT to a Fastener Manufacturer

April 14, 2015

Ambrell Sells an EASYHEAT to a Fastener Manufacturer The client will use the system for heat treating nuts of various sizes with automation Scottsville, NY — Ambrell, a leading manufacturer of induction heating systems, sold an EASYHEAT 4 kW 150-400 kHz induction heating system to a fastener manufacturer for a nut heat treating application. The client will use the EASYHEAT within an... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Ships Furnaces for Use in Aerospace, Energy and More, Providing Extensive Global Support

April 14, 2015

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Recently, Ipsen shipped more than 15 furnaces to customers in the United States, England, Canada, India, Indonesia, Mexico and Singapore. This selection of furnaces was designated for use in a range of applications and industries, including Aerospace, Commercial Heat Treating, Energy, Medical and Tool and Die. The equipment included horizontal and vertical... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

New Deltech Melting Furnace Arrives at Gillinder Glass

April 14, 2015

PORT JERVIS, N.Y. – Gillinder Glass’ technologically advanced glass science lab added another melting furnace this month (April 2015). Commenting on the arrival of the new high-temperature (3000°F) Deltech melting furnace, Bart Winkler, chief science officer, confirmed “the new melting furnace will ensure the second quarter releases of the multiple new specialty glasses being... Read More