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Don’t Insulate the Diaphragm of a Pressure Regulator

Jun 03 2021
Don’t Insulate the Diaphragm of a Pressure Regulator

Why You Should Never Insulate the Diaphragm Chamber of a Pressure Reducing Valve If you are considering insulating your steam system, remember to never insulate the diaphragm chamber of the pressure reducing valve. Indeed, the diaphragm chamber of any pressure regulator should never get insulated.

The Advantages of Removable Insulation Jackets in Cryogenic Applications

Jun 03 2021
The Advantages of Removable Insulation Jackets in Cryogenic Applications

Nick Pellon, Thermaxx Jackets, USA, considers the advantages of removable insulation jackets in cryogenic applications.

A Chicago University Saves Energy With Removable Insulation Blankets

Apr 20 2021
A Chicago University Saves Energy With Removable Insulation Blankets

A University located in the heart of Hyde Park, Chicago, worked with Thermaxx to improve energy efficiency on their campus spanning close to 16 million square feet. It encompasses over 87 educational, recreational, and facilitative buildings and over 100 multi-story buildings, several of which have been in operation since the late 1800’s.

How Mermaid Valley Vineyard Kept Flowing During Freezing Conditions

Apr 08 2021
How Mermaid Valley Vineyard Kept Flowing During Freezing Conditions

When Scott and wife Kim Flinn, Owners of Mermaid Valley Vineyard in Ramona, CA initially inquired about protection for their backflow preventors, they had no idea Southern California would dip into record freezing temperatures. Both coming from previous professions in the medical field in the U.S. Navy, they were used to facing many challenges in a day. They knew they needed to tackle this...

Sewn Insulation Blankets

Mar 11 2021
Sewn Insulation Blankets

There are many differences between removable insulation blankets and traditional stay-in-place insulation for industrial components. One of the main differences is how removable insulation is designed, constructed, and fastened to the component it’s insulating. Insulation blankets, or jackets, are typically custom designed to snugly fit around a component like a steam trap or valve. 

Thickness Of Insulation: Pipe Insulation Covers

Feb 25 2021
Thickness Of Insulation: Pipe Insulation Covers

What To Take Into Account For Thickness of Pipe Insulation Covers How thick should your insulation be?

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

Interchurch Center Insulation Check Up: Eight Years Of Energy Efficiency

Sep 09 2020
Interchurch Center Insulation Check Up: Eight Years Of Energy Efficiency

We returned to The Interchurch Center in February of 2020 to perform an annual insulation inspection. We interviewed Johnny D of Newmark, Chief Engineer of The Interchurch Center, re-tagged all existing jackets with new SLATE tags from The Slate Pages and performed a facility wide insulation inspection which resulted in a new phase of work. The Interchurch Center in NYC is comprised of over 60...

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 did...

Removable Insulation Blankets For Exhaust Systems

Jul 01 2020
Removable Insulation Blankets For Exhaust Systems

Thermaxx Jackets has decades of experience designing, hand-sewing, and installing custom insulation blankets for industrial OEM exhaust applications across the US. From insulating exhaust manifolds in marine engine rooms & vehicles to power generators, the benefits of Thermaxx Jackets removable insulation blankets on exhaust systems are plenty!