PIROBLOC provides a suction heater for UNOPETROL

Pirobloc has provided one suction heater for heating asphalt by thermal fluid to UnoPetrol (Terra Group) at its plant in Honduras.

The equipment is made of carbon steel and is specially designed to match to an asphalt storage tank of 10,000 Bbls.

It is a “U” tube bundle type with a tubular plate easily removed and cleaned. The exchange surface is 110 m2 achieving a power of 1800 kW. The implementation includes an anchoring system to the tank floor.

The equipment has been designed and built according to ASME Code Section VIII Division 1, “U” Stamp.

Suction Heater