New Case Study! Replacing Old Boilers for a College Campus

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, Education.

Lathrop Trotter is very proud to share our case study about our story of success in boiler selection and installation. Sinclair Community College was facing the hassle of dealing with two old, inefficient, unreliable boilers. Lathrop Trotter was tasked with not only finding the best boiler for Sinclair, but also finding a way to get… Read more »

eBook Release! Choosing The Right Steam Boiler: Planning With Priorities

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, Education.

Lathrop Trotter is proud to present our newest eBook, “Choosing The Right Steam Boiler: Planning With Priorities”. Downloading this eBook supplies engineer with the do’s and don’ts on how to select a steam boiler that is efficient, saves costs, and effective for their application. To us boiler industry veterans a well-designed boiler that has been… Read more »

Maximize Boiler Performance: Assess Costs Before and After Plant Expansions

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, Efficiency.

Optimizing plant performance begins with identifying ways to reduce costs and increase efficiency. When planning a plant expansion, it is important to conduct a thorough assessment of the current plant, and assess projected energy requirements for the plant expansion. Follow-up assessments conducted after the plant expansion is complete will identify whether or not performance goals… Read more »

Lathrop Trotter Teams with Schebler Chimney Systems to offer Engineered Stack and Grease Duct Solutions

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, News.

The Lathrop Trotter team is excited to announce its partnership with Schebler Chimney Systems. In business for well over a century, Schebler provides engineering and manufacturing expertise for applications requiring prefabricated chimney systems, heavy-wall engineered stacks, and grease duct systems. Specific areas in which Lathrop Trotter will work with Schebler include engineered stacks and grease duct… Read more »

When to Replace a Steam Boiler – Three Considerations

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, Safety.

Whether it is for comfort heat or process power, your steam boiler is an essential piece of equipment for your operation. A steam boiler failure can lead to serious problems, from safety issues to expensive downtime and loss of profits. Knowing when to replace your steam boiler can keep you from being caught in an… Read more »

Improve Boiler Efficiency to Lower Plant Operating Costs

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, Efficiency.

Looking for a way to lower operating costs? Consider your industrial boiler system. Boiler efficiency and energy/fuel consumption can account for a large portion of a plant’s utility cost. Measures to improve your boiler efficiency can bring about a significant improvement in your bottom line. The steam or hot water packaged boiler system is the… Read more »

Boilers 101

Posted by Lathrop Trotter & filed under Boilers, News.

A boiler is a closed pressure vessel in which water or other fluid is heated. The heated fluid or vapor exits the boiler for use in various processes. A boiler is typically integrated into a system involving many components. Boiler Applications Boilers are used in a wide range of applications for which heat or steam is required. Large scale boilers are often put… Read more »