When upgrading or modernising your steam plant, you might want to take the opportunity to consider looking at the latest energy efficient steam technology. Making the case to take this step can be difficult. With Spirax Sarco’s expertise in steam, we can help you to create a compelling business case to help you establish the right systems that provide you return on your investment.
Undertaking a steam system audit is a beneficial process that aims to help you identify key areas where you can improve process efficiency, energy efficiency and even increase productivity. These are all compelling reasons to invest in upgrading or modernising your steam system.
As a part of the steam system audit, your local Spirax Sarco engineer can work with you to assess all aspects of your system including steam supply and distribution.
Auditing your current steam system will help you to build a business case for your future plans that demonstrate areas for efficiency gains and system improvements to different stakeholders.
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Steam quality is a key consideration when steam is in direct contact with your product. Our clean steam generators will give you that peace of mind.
For facilities that need a constant supply of hot water on demand, our Easiheat™ is a cost effective, energy efficient heat transfer solution.
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Steam is an incredible heat transfer medium and, it’s come a long way from its traditional associations with locomotives and the Industrial Revolution. Today it’s an integral, clean and essential part of modern technology. Without it, our food, textile, chemical, medical, power, heating and transport industries could not exist or perform as they do.
Steam is an incredible heat transfer medium. Every kilogram of steam contains around 2200 kj of condensable energy. That’s 26 times more usable energy than a kilogram of water in a typical heating system based on flow and return temperatures with a delta of 20oC.
Spirax Sarco has launched a new steam and thermal energy audit as part of its service portfolio.
For plant managers, two things in life are certain: manufacturing uses a lot of energy; and that energy costs money. In fact, a survey by The Daily Telegraph and YouGov revealed that 28 per cent of manufacturing companies spend more than £250,000 a year on energy . That’s enough to make anyone’s eyes water.
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Solids, liquids and gases. No, this isn’t the start of a lesson in particle theory, but something far more relevant to you and your business, I promise. All three of these materials are likely to play a prominent role in your boilerhouse, but there’s one liquid in particular you might not have paid too much attention to until now – condensate.
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