When your steam plant is working at peak performance, it is the perfect time to turn your attention to preventative maintenance.
By being prepared, you can minimise system downtime and unscheduled maintenance.
Our steam experts and service teams are on hand to give you the peace of mind by avoiding lengthy downtimes.
Your steam system needs regular health checks to maximise production uptime. Keeping on top of the little things, day to day could mean that you avoid any surprises.
Minimal breakdowns, quick and easy access to spare parts and reduced Total Cost of Ownership are all within reach.
Scheduled maintenance agreements, swift replacement of parts and experienced teams on hand to install and commission are all part of our offering.
Your local Spirax Sarco engineer can help maximise system uptime and keep your plant operating within budget.
Daniel Thwaites Brewery, UK
Outsource steam trap repair and replacement activity.
Implement a three year steam trap management contract.
In addition to meeting the original objective, the brewery discovered increased system uptime and reduced carbon emissions.
Our Spira-TrolTM range of valves are robust and adaptable, meeting almost any process control application with minimal total cost of ownership.
Designed for maximum reliability and performance, we offer a wide range of safety valves to suit your requirements.
As a cost effective solution, our valves deliver a low Total Cost of Ownership with safety, security and sustainability in mind.
A healthy steam trap population ensures condensate is effectively removed and the usable energy is returned to your boiler feed tank for re-use.
For those who would like to upskill your staff in the various facets of steam applications, we offer a wide range of training courses. We offer a unique opportunity to learn with the leading experts in steam technology.
The aim is to help empower your team to effectively manage, maintain and repair your steam system.
Do you need to keep your engineers working on their core jobs without distraction?
Are you looking to reduce unscheduled maintenance and downtime?
Do you want to build steam expertise in your own team?
Wholesale gas prices have seen unprecedented hikes in 2021 which has led to many energy companies folding under the pressure. It emerged that the UK’s sixth-largest energy company with 1.7m customers, is seeking a bailout to stay afloat and this trend is set to continue.
Implementing an effective steam trap management plan, doesn’t need to be complicated. Lowering Carbon output, increased production and energy savings are all benefits you could achieve from regular management.
Surveys cover a wide range of equipment including steam traps, high limit control equipment and condensate pumps. Each survey first measures your system's current efficiency and identifies areas of improvement and the potential savings to be gained.
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.
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.
Believe it or not, you can make this a reality through your choice of control valve. You will already know that accurate temperature and pressure control maintains process efficiency, which makes control valves an invaluable part of any steam system. So what should you be looking for when sourcing an efficient control valve?