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Contracts for Low-Noise Air-Cooled Condensers Awarded to B&W

USA: Dry Cooling Systems

Contracts for Low-Noise Air-Cooled Condensers Awarded to B&W

05/03/2017 - Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises announced that its subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox Spig was awarded three major contracts totaling more than $ 60 million in the first quarter of 2017 to design and supply dry cooling systems for U.S. customers. read...

New Nano-Coatings Facilitate Maintenance of Heat Exchangers

Germany: Nano-Materials

New Nano-Coatings Facilitate Maintenance of Heat Exchangers

04/21/2017 - At the Hannover Messe, the Leibniz Institute for New Materials (INM) will be introducing new nano-coatings that reduce the effort required for cleaning heat exchangers as well as their corrosion. In these new coatings, the research scientists combine antiadhesive, anticorrosive and, on demand, also antimicrobial properties. read...

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Bio-Fuelled Heating Plant

Finland: Bio-Heating

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Bio-Fuelled Heating Plant

04/12/2017 - Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a contract by Lahti Energia Oy, a municipality-owned energy supplier, for the design, supply and assembly of a circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator plant for the new bio-fuelled heating plant, Kymijärvi III in Lahti, Finland. read...

Efficient Heat Recovery with Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers

Heat Exchanger

Efficient Heat Recovery with Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers

05/02/2017 - Half of the global industrial energy consumption is wasted due to the inefficient and complicated recovery of low-grade energy. read...

Tata Steel Implements Thermal Energy Storage Demo Project

The Netherlands: Thermal Energy Storage

Tata Steel Implements Thermal Energy Storage Demo Project

04/02/2017 - In order to fully utilize the energy potential of waste heat, Tata Steel is now commencing the implementation of an Energy Nest Thermal Energy Storage (TES) demo project as a ‘lighthouse initiative’. read...

Articles

Looking for Solution Oriented Industry Services? Think Outside the Box!

Industry Services

Looking for Solution Oriented Industry Services? Think Outside the Box!

02/25/2016 - Big in the East: How industry experts use local expertise to provide customers with high performance technologies — Vekamaf has come a long way from its humble beginnings as a local machine distributor to an international technology services provider. Today, industry expertise combined with state of the art equipment are the specialty of the Dutch company. In the end, it’s all about the customer. read...

NEWS

SPX Flow Builds Plant to Serve European Market

Poland: Local Supply of Process Equipment

SPX Flow Builds Plant to Serve European Market

SPX Flow has recently expanded production capabilities by opening a new manufacturing campus in Poland. The US based company manufactures and markets hygienic valves, plate heat exchangers, pumps, homogenizers and process systems designed for use in dairy, food, beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care production. read...

Harper Designs Advanced Thermal System

Belgium: Battery Materials for Prayon

Harper Designs Advanced Thermal System

Harper International has been awarded a contract for a high volume Rotary furnace system by Prayon, headquartered in Belgium. read...

GE Acquires HRSG Business of Doosan

USA: Expansion of Combined Power Plant Solutions

GE Acquires HRSG Business of Doosan

GE Power, a division of GE, has completed the acquisition of the Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) business of Doosan Engineering & Construction for $ 250 million. read...

products and processes for engineering and construction

Multifunctional Plate Heat Exchangers

Heat Exchanger

Multifunctional Plate Heat Exchangers

Plate heat exchangers are mainly designed for a specific purpose such as heating, cooling, evaporation or condensation. read...

Engineering and Construction in Theory and Practice

How New Materials Ensure Reliable Sealing of Heat Exchangers

Sealings/Heat Exchangers

How New Materials Ensure Reliable Sealing of Heat Exchangers

09/09/2015 - ePTFE gasket tapes for high chemical resistance—The connections to shell and tube heat exchangers pose immense challenges for the seals that are used because of both the chemically aggressive media and the frequent temperature load changes. Despite its excellent chemical resistance, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is not typically suitable as a sealing material in this case because the creep tendency of this material jeopardizes a reliable seal. read...

NEW Engineering Projects and Developments

How to Keep Heat Transfer Systems Safe and Efficient

Heat Transfer/Safety

How to Keep Heat Transfer Systems Safe and Efficient

05/24/2016 - The pharma industry has come a long way since Alexander Fleming famously discovered penicillin. The current global pharmaceuticals market is estimated to be worth $300 billion a year and is growing rapidly. Pharmaceutical manufacturing is not only big business, but also pivotal in keeping the population healthy. Here are the best practices for keeping heat transfer systems running efficiently in pharmaceutical manufacturing. read...