Steam Traps | Steam Audit

Steam Traps  A type of automatic valve that filters out condensate from steam and non-condensable gases such as air without letting steam escape. Most steam traps will also pass non-condensable gases while  remaining tight to live steam. Un-drained condensate at PRV stations will back up into the steam line and will cause steam cutting on….

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Kewanee Boiler

Need your Kewanee boiler service now? Call 562-427-3144 for 24/7 service. Kawanee Boiler first went into business as far back as 1868 and spent more than a century producing some of the world’s most impressive and advanced boiler systems. Sadly, 2002 the company closed, but not before having sold and installed tens of thousands of huge and….

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Dixon Boiler Works

Need your Dixon boiler service now? Have a boiler emergency? Call 562-427-3144 for 24/7 service. Scour the internet for anything about Dixon Boilers, from technical manuals to a history of the company, and you’ll be hard pressed to find anything beyond the fact that the company shut down years ago. But great news is that….

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AJAX Boiler

AJAX High & Low Pressure Steam Boilers If you’ve worked in facilities in Southern California, chances are you’ve run into an AJAX steam boiler. Founded in 1919, AJAX was one of the main boiler manufacturers in Southern California. When the manufacturer closed its doors in 2015, it left behind legacy boilers in the area, creating….

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Combating Boiler Corrosion

When dealing with any kind of product that has metallic elements, corrosion at some point is a guarantee. This is particularly true when items have components that are made from iron or steel. Corrosion is created as parts are exposed to water and oxygen and can result in disintegrating pieces and malfunctioning equipment. It can….

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Recognizing Valve Leakage

The sight of a leaking valve can cause a lot of stress. Many people might think that valve leakage is a sign of an imminent failure, but that isn’t always the case. While a leaking valve can create a major issue—wasting both water and money—if caught early enough, it can be stopped before it turns….

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The History of Steam Power in America

Few innovations have had as significant of an impact on our culture like the establishment of steam power. Developed slowly over several hundreds of years, it has grown from large and expensive devices into smaller and more practical pieces of equipment that help shaped the United States. To truly appreciate how life was changed by….

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What FEMP Means for Your Business

What FEMP Means for Your Business If your business relies on boiler systems, then reducing energy, cutting costs, and increasing operational efficiency are basic business principles that are critical to business success. That’s what makes the trend towards more efficient boilers a smart choice for boiler operators. While businesses have been taking the necessary steps….

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Modifying Steam Boilers for Large Healthcare Facilities

Need immediate consultation regarding your boiler? Call 562-427-3144 or Contact Us – 24/7 we’re available. As a top California boiler company, Manley’s Boiler works across several hospital facilities in California, from regular maintenance to emergency boiler repairs. Hospital Boilers Hospitals and healthcare buildings traditionally have one of the highest energy demands for both heat and….

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The Evolution of Industrial Gas and Boiler Burner Systems

Boiler burners are the central functional element of effective combustion system design, which includes air-fuel distribution, fuel preparation, combustion control, and furnace design. The evolution of industrial gas and boiler burners has seen numerous changes over the last 50 years, leading to more efficient and sustainable boiler systems. Through new boiler technology, significant progress has….

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