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

Industrial Pipe Insulation

Jun 25 2020
Industrial Pipe Insulation

About Industrial Pipes Industrial pipes, or process piping, is typically used to transport water, steam, and other gases & liquids of varying temperatures. The term “process piping” generally refers to the system of pipes that transport process fluids (e.g., air, steam, water, industrial gases, fuels, chemicals) around an industrial facility to be converted into a usable product. Industrial...

Flexible Insulation Blankets

Aug 02 2019
Flexible Insulation Blankets

Traditional stay-in-place thermal insulation for piping and other components is rigid, and if it's partially or fully removed for inspections or maintenance it usually can't be replaced. Insulation that isn't flexible, or rigid insulation, doesn't work for every application. There are some cases where insulation blankets, like Thermaxx Jackets, are a better solution because they can be made...

Insulating Cold Pipe Systems

Jul 15 2019
Insulating Cold Pipe Systems

Insulation is not just used for containing heat. It is also used to control cold pipe systems and keep them functioning properly and in good repair.

The Difference Between Hot And Cold Insulation Materials

Jun 30 2019
The Difference Between Hot And Cold Insulation Materials

It’s difficult to make the decision between purchasing hot or cold removable insulation materials without truly knowing both sides of the story. Both forms of insulation materials are going to save you money in the end, but it is vital to determine which is the most practical and cost effective for your piping system.

Cryogenic Insulation Jacket For Liquid Helium Pump

Jun 30 2019
Cryogenic Insulation Jacket For Liquid Helium Pump

This article was written by Sam Grace, an insulation expert on the Thermaxx team

Choosing the Right Insulation for the Removable Jacket Job

Jun 23 2019
Choosing the Right Insulation for the Removable Jacket Job

There are a lot of things to take into consideration when you’re deciding what type of insulation to use for any particular application. We’ll cover 5 of the most important factors to consider here as it relates to piping, valves, and fittings.

Choosing Insulation: Is Removable Insulation Right for You?

Jun 22 2019
Choosing Insulation: Is Removable Insulation Right for You?

Before we can talk about whether removable insulation is the correct solution for anyone, it’s worth taking a minute to define it: Removable insulation is a blanket or jacket that can be put on and taken off easily. Often, the blankets use Velcro™, and are as easy to affix as putting on sneakers that have Velcro ties.  In contrast, regular insulation can be put on by professionals, but to take...

Centrifugal Pump Insulation Blankets

Jun 22 2019
Centrifugal Pump Insulation Blankets

What Are Centrifugal Pumps? Centrifugal pumps are probably the most common type of pump in use today. Centrifugal pumps are used in residential applications for hydronic heating systems, potable water supply from a well and other applications. Industrial and commercial use is by far the greatest use of this type of pump. They are used for hot water supply/return systems, chilled water systems,...

Heat Insulation, Cold Insulation & Heated Insulation

Dec 03 2018
Heat Insulation, Cold Insulation & Heated Insulation

Heat Insulation, Cold Insulation & Heated Insulation: An Overview