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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…)

UC Irvine Boiler Tube Replacement

PROBLEM: UC Irvine has a number of steam boilers that serve as a backup to their cogeneration plant.  A number of years ago, they had another contractor retube one of the boilers.  (Read more…)

Firetube Boiler Tubesheet Repair

A Hartford Steam Boiler inspector conducting a routine annual inspection found the boiler was leaking, had illegal non-code welding, and a damaged tube sheet. He needed a reputable code shop with extensive pressure vessel repair expertise to consult with. Hartford Steam Boiler and its customer turned to Heat Transfer Solutions for help. (Read more…)

LAX Boiler Tube Repair

A General Contractor who was working on the LAX International Terminal expansion was asked by the facility for help with leaking tubes in their D-Type boiler. The GC had worked with Heat Transfer Solutions in the past on a tank repair and knew where to go for mechanical equipment repair help. HTS boilermakers identified the leaking tubes and performed the repair.