calorifier


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calorifier

[kə′lȯr·ə‚fī·ər]
(engineering)
A device that heats fluids by circulating them over heating coils.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

calorifier (Brit.)

A storage vessel, not open to the atmosphere, in which a supply of water is heated.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Upgrading its domestic hot water system from two shell-and-tube calorifiers to a compact Spirax EasiHeat[TM] solution has enabled Greencore Food-to-Go to reduce its annual gas bill by 30,000 [pounds sterling].
"So they decided to go with us for the complete system as a turnkey project, which means we supplied the boilers, calorifiers, and control panels and so on, the complete package," he explains during a tour of the Grosvenor House hot water heating systems.
[T.sub.hw,o] = hot-water outlet temperature of calorifier, [degrees]C
Storage tanks and calorifiers should be regularly inspected, cleaned, and disinfected.
"Unlike the old calorifier and its large buffer tank, we now have a neat, compact installation that fits into the corner of the boilerhouse."
In March last year a calorifier used to provide domestic hot water ruptured during operation in a factory.
Fast Solutions Contracting & Engineering is a pioneer in the UAE and the Middle East market for the world's leading brands in water technology and renewable energy systems with products ranging from water heaters, solar systems, gas boilers, heat pumps and calorifiers.
Some of the older factories i n the country still tend to generate their facility's heat from the central boiler house, using steam--hot water calorifiers for radiators and hand wash outlets.
J S Wright will be designing and installing a low pressure hot water heating system powered by a gas-fired combined heat and power boiler from a central plant room, central hot water calorifiers, and underfloor heating.
UK-based Kamco has developed a range of larger tank mounted pumps for descaling calorifiers, boilers, cooling circuits and heating systems.
The system will consist of 8 off copper-lined steel storage calorifi ers being manufactured at our factory in Halifax and heated by 600 sq m of evacuated tube solar collectors, with the solar irridation and calorifiers feeding various applications within the institute.