In the past when building trailers, we originally used checker plate steel on the floor, and we also put steel on the walls.
On this episode of The Boiling Point Jude Wolf will discuss the advantages of probe type water level controls over the float type.
Steam has generally been used a heating or power source in the industrial world, but now scientists are finding there are likely many more applications that can improve our world. Whether it is an accidental spill or an intentional chemical attack, scientists are discovering better ways to cleanup toxic chemicals using new technology involving steam.
Making your boiler room as efficient as possible is important, as there can be a great deal of energy lost into the environment if you don't take certain precautions. Insulating all the parts of your boiler room is one of the quickest and most cost-effective way to increase the return on your investment--and the return can come much quicker than you may expect! While efficient operation is a huge win, offering your employees a safe place to work may be an even bigger incentive to take the time, effort and expense required to review and update your boiler room insulation. Don't overlook this important safety barrier between your employees and super-heated steam within the pipes.
When you go on a diet, what factors are important to you? If you are like most people, you probably focus on what you put in your body. When you eat bad food – it has ill effects on your body, but not all in the same way. Some foods are high in fat, some high in sodium, some have too many preservatives, but each food has different areas to consider when trying to clean up your diet. The same is true with boilerfeed water. Not all feedwater sources are the same, and depending on the source there could be different impurities to account for before using it in your boiler.
ABMA is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Randy Rawson Scholarship. These students have expressed an interest in the boiler industry and we are pleased to support their educational endeavors.