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Coronado Hotel Boilers

PROBLEM:  A prime, luxury hotel in Coronado, California had a couple of aging Kewanee boilers that were in need of some care.  The Kewanee design is known to trap scale from the system near the back of the boiler, which can insulate the Morrison tube and cause damage to the boiler.  (Read more…)

Emergency Repair at a University

When a major University in Southern California needed help with emergency repairs of their air-cooled radiator, they reached out to Jeff Welton at Heat Transfer Solutions. As the same firm that engineered it’s Central Utility Plant, Heat Transfer Solutions offered a long history of first-class service and technical expertise. (Read more…)

Aerospace Heat Exchanger Repair

Heat Transfer Solutions was approached by a leading aerospace company in need of some quick help. They needed a specialty weld on a high alloy material that their traditional service provider could not perform.

Once HTS removed the titanium sleeves from the head on the exchanger, it was determined that the inlet and outlet had severe corrosion damage. (Read more…)

Maritime Heat Exchanger Rebuild

A full service international maritime company had a fleet of tugboats with leaking heat exchangers and they could not determine what caused the failures. The heat exchangers used sea water for process cooling and installation environment was routinely covered in sea water. The maritime service company had taken the exchangers to a number of mechanical service companies that were unable to help before they were referred to Heat Transfer Solutions.