Thermal & Heating Equipment

Thermal & Heating Equipment

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

Jun 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

Jun 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

Jun 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

Jun 09, 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.

Jun 03, 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

Jun 02, 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

Jun 01, 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

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 08, 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 05, 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