Although the risk of fire in a thermal oil heating system is practically nil, it is essential to take the necessary preventive measures and have an adequate thermal insulation.
We detail the CAPEX and OPEX costs of thermal oil heating systems compared to steam heating systems.
The pressure drop that occurs in a conduction is the loss of dynamic energy of the fluid due to the friction of the fluid particles against one another and against…
Direct Fired Heaters are used for specific applications. We could consider Direct Fired Heaters basically as custom-designed equipment, given that the heat is directly transmitted to the product of the process, and any change in this characteristic could render the equipment ineffective for the new conditions of the process or even destroy the product or equipment due to unsuitability.
The determination of the heat transfer rates to or from a system and, therefore, the heating or cooling times and temperature variation is the subject of the science of heat transfer.