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.
Nick Pellon, Thermaxx Jackets, USA, considers the advantages of removable insulation jackets in cryogenic applications.
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.
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...
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.
What To Take Into Account For Thickness of Pipe Insulation Covers How thick should your insulation be?
This article was written by Rose Titcomb of Thermaxx Jackets
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...
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...
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!