Water Damaged Insulation from Flooding

Sep 10 2021
Water Damaged Insulation from Flooding

There were many reports of record rainfall in the United States in 2018. Several states had “One-in-1,000-Year” amounts. Hurricane Florence dropped more than 30 inches of rain as it made its way through the Carolinas in mid-September at least 20 inches of that rain fell over an area the size of New Jersey.

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.

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

Manufacturing Insulation Blankets In A Clean Room

Jun 16 2021
Manufacturing Insulation Blankets In A Clean Room

So how clean is your room?! Let’s talk Clean Rooms! Exactly what IS a Clean Room and why would a manufacturing company need one?

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

American University Insulates Boilers with Thermaxx Jackets

Jun 16 2021
American University Insulates Boilers with Thermaxx Jackets

"The jacket designed by Thermaxx Jackets for the DA tank has made it so much cooler in the area already."Bill JohnsonEnergy Management, American University

Aerogel Insulation Blankets By Thermaxx Jackets

Jun 10 2021
Aerogel Insulation Blankets By Thermaxx Jackets

What Is Aerogel? According to aerogel.org, Aerogels are a diverse class of porous, solid materials that exhibit an uncanny array of extreme materials properties. Most notably aerogels are known for their extreme low densities (which range from 0.0011 to ~0.5 g cm-3). Silica aerogel is the most common type of aerogel, most frequently seen in photographs and what people generally refer to when...

6 Reasons to Switch to Removable Insulation Covers

Jun 05 2021
6 Reasons to Switch to Removable Insulation Covers