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 »