Calculating the Cost of Steam

Jun 19 2021
Calculating the Cost of Steam

Knowing the Cost of Steam: How do you calculate your fully loaded MMBtu Costs? For steam-using plants and facilities, calculating steam costs, like calculating steam pipe heat loss, is an important step towards revealing energy and cost savings opportunities.

Brooklyn Museum Gets an Insulation Upgrade

Jun 18 2021
Brooklyn Museum Gets an Insulation Upgrade

This case study was written by Jennifer Kaelin, an expert at Thermaxx Jackets

Blanket Insulation Materials: Using Fiberglass & Pyrogel Together

Jun 18 2021
Blanket Insulation Materials: Using Fiberglass & Pyrogel Together

2” of type E needled fiberglass VS. 1” of 10mm of Pyrogel XT + Type E needled fiberglass               Type E needled fiberglass                                                   Pyrogel XT

Installing Insulation Blankets

Jun 17 2021
Installing Insulation Blankets

What are removable insulation blankets? A Thermaxx insulation blanket is a custom-made removable insulation pad designed for thermal insulation use on mechanical engineering components. These components include all elements of any steam, condensate, hot water, cold water, or chilled water system. Removable insulation is critical to any component that requires routine maintenance as the...

The Best Way to Insulate Steam Pipes

Jun 17 2021
The Best Way to Insulate Steam Pipes

The Best Way to Insulate Steam Pipes? According to the U.S. Department of Energy, "insulating steam distribution lines can typically reduce energy losses by 90% and help ensure proper steam pressure at plant equipment.” While this statistic can easily convince you that insulating your steam lines must be a priority, it doesn't offer any advice on the best way to insulate your steam pipes....

Thermaxx Jackets Automates Manufacturing with Autometrix

Jun 17 2021
Thermaxx Jackets Automates Manufacturing with Autometrix

This case study was written by Chuck Murphy, an insulation expert at Thermaxx Jackets

Asset Management of Steam Traps and Beyond

Jun 16 2021
Asset Management of Steam Traps and Beyond

This article was written by Philip Johns, an employee of Embedded Energy Technology

Why Should Hospitals Consider Removable Insulation Jackets?

Jun 10 2021
Why Should Hospitals Consider Removable Insulation Jackets?

For Healthcare Systems and Hospitals today, there is immense pressure to drive energy savings in an effort to reduce operating costs, meet regulations, and provide safety and comfort to all staff and patients. Most importantly hospitals are seeking cost savings measures as a result of even larger budget constraints due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Administrators and facilities personnel are...

Custom Insulation Solutions For Commercial Laundry Facilities

Oct 21 2020
Custom Insulation Solutions For Commercial Laundry Facilities

This article was written by Rose Titcomb of Thermaxx Jackets

Choosing The Right Insulation For Your Application: A New York Project Case Study

Jul 02 2020
Choosing The Right Insulation For Your Application: A New York Project Case Study

Recently we were asked to perform a survey for a large property management firm in New York City. This had not been the first time we provided this company with insulation surveys and we hoped that we would be awarded the project. Even though we were able to show the client the benefits of using traditional fiberglass on straight runs of pipe and custom jackets on serviceable components, we...