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Why aim for manufacturing sustainability?

Manufacturing has a significant impact on the environment. From recycling waste to reducing energy consumption, it’s our social and commercial responsibility to aim for manufacturing sustainability, which comes with a range of benefits.

Elliott Tool Technologies: Providing industry solutions for an “I need it yesterday” world

Elliott Tool Technologies has earned a reputation for effectively and efficiently solving customer pain points in reduced timeframes.

Case study: Retrofitting hybrid tubular condensers

AVA district heating transfer station in Germany, owned by Stadtwerke Augsburg, was retrofitted with two hybrid tubular heating condensers for district heating hot water generation.

Using APRIS for QA/QC of newly fabricated heat exchangers

Acoustic Pulse Reflectometry (APR) has been applied extensively to tubular systems in research laboratories, for purposes of measuring input impedance, bore reconstruction, and fault detection.

How waste heat recovery will change landscapes

Each year industries across Europe allow a valuable source of heat energy to simply escape through their chimneys.

Alabama Heat Exchangers: Keeping customers up and running

Alabama Heat Exchangers is an engineered-to-order fabrication and repair company, that has been in business since 1986.

Willy van Well: a daily working life filled with passion for heat transfer systems

Willy van Well has a friendly and open personality. Curious by nature, he is a man driven with passion when it comes to talking about heat exchangers and solutions for heat transfer systems.

Use of FEM analysis for safety-critical applications

Looking at how to optimize in the design of finned block heat exchangers in safety-critical applications such as in nuclear power plants, military ships, and oil & gas offshore installations.

Collar bolts in shell and tube heat exchangers

Collar bolts are used in removable bundle heat exchangers to hold the bundle in place and remove the channel without interrupting or breaking the seal between the tubesheet and the shell.

Heat exchanger opportunities and developments

Founded in Alberta, Canada, in 1961, Exchanger Industries Limited (EIL) has over 60 years of experience in designing, engineering, fabricating, and servicing a diverse range of bespoke, mission-critical heat transfer solutions for its global, blue-chip customers.