Technical Articles

Working together with global Heat Exchanger Materials’ experts, engineers and companies involved in the manufacture or use of heat exchangers, we provide here a selection of original, non-commercial articles. These in-depth technical papers are written or co-written by operating companies, describing commercially viable new technologies and case histories of successful applications, backed by data. If you wish to include your technical articles in our magazine, email newsletter or on our website please feel free to Contact the editor.

The Technical Articles category in the Heat Exchanger Industry serves as a rich resource for in-depth exploration of the heat exchanger industry’s scientific, technological, and industrial aspects. The category features a collection of articles written by experts, researchers, and industry professionals, providing comprehensive insights into the advanced concepts, emerging trends, and practical applications of heat exchangers.

Heat exchanger fouling in practice – understand & mitigate – Part 7

Explore heat exchanger fouling - Part 7: causes, understanding, mitigation. Based on author's Oil & Gas industry experience.

Fundamentals and views of corrosion on heat exchangers

Corrosion poses challenges across industries, particularly in heat exchangers. Understanding its basics is crucial. Let's explore together.

Air cooled heat exchangers header plug leaks common causes and resolution

Cipriani PHE heat exchangers: Enhancing data center energy efficiency and heat recovery.

Maximizing efficiency in cooling and electricity production

Cipriani PHE heat exchangers: Enhancing data center energy efficiency and heat recovery.

3D printed heat exchanger

Conflux Cartridge: Outperforms micro-tube exchangers with advanced Conflux Core™ tech for superior thermal efficiency at a competitive price.

Heat exchanger fouling in practice – understand & mitigate – Part 6

In this series of articles we will look at how heat exchangers foul, how to understand the root causes of fouling, and how to mitigate the impact.

Bio-refinery application of shell and tube heat exchanger

The modern world is moving its focus towards the green energy transitionas well as complete decarbonization. As an important intermediate stepin achieving that goal, biofuels provide an economical alternative.

Heat exchanger fouling in practice – understand & mitigate – Part 5

Part 5 of this article, we will look at how heat exchangers foul, how to understand the root causes of fouling, and how to mitigate the impact of fouling.

Introducing Cr-Ni-Mo alloy UNSNO6059 for seamless heat exchanger tubes

Introducing Cr-Ni-Mo alloy UNSNO6059 for seamless heat exchanger tubes

Zero-fouling with hard water cooling

Learn how TAPROGGE's KLAREN tech enabled zero-fouling ops at a dairy plant in this case study.

Detailed Analyses and Reviews:

Technical articles featured in this category offer thorough analyses and reviews of various types of heat exchangers, including but not limited to shell and tube, plate, finned tube, and spiral heat exchangers. The articles delve into the intricate design elements, operational principles, and performance characteristics of these heat exchangers.

Emerging Technologies and Innovations:

The category highlights cutting-edge research, technological breakthroughs, and innovative practices in the heat exchanger industry. Topics might include advancements in heat exchanger materials, breakthroughs in heat transfer techniques, development of energy-efficient designs, and the integration of heat exchangers with renewable energy systems.

Software and Computational Tools:

The articles also explore software applications and computational tools for heat exchanger design, simulation, and performance optimization. They discuss the use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD), heat transfer modeling, and AI-powered predictive maintenance software, among other digital tools.

Case Studies and Practical Applications:

This section contains case studies that illustrate the application of heat exchangers in various industrial contexts. These articles provide real-world examples of heat exchanger selection, installation, operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting in sectors like oil and gas, chemical processing, power generation, HVAC, and more.

Regulatory Standards and Guidelines:

Technical articles also discuss regulatory standards, guidelines, and best practices pertaining to the heat exchanger industry. This can range from the manufacturing and design standards to the operation and maintenance protocols.

The Technical Articles in the Heat Exchanger Industry category is an invaluable knowledge base for engineers, researchers, students, and industry professionals. It provides a platform to share and gain insights into the complexities, challenges, and opportunities in the field of heat exchange technology.