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5 Maintenance and Safety Tips for Pressure Vessels Operation

August 9, 2017

Pressure vessels are containers that are specially designed to hold and operate at pressures above 15 pounds per square inch gauge. Pressure vessels with large volume are vital components of a range of manufacturing applications. Storage of large amounts of material under pressure, introduces an element of risk that can be minimized, if the staff
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Everything You Need To Know About Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers

July 31, 2017

Shell and tube heat exchangers are considered one among the most effective type of heat exchangers. These heat exchanges have a cylindrical shell with a bundle of tubes. The tubes are made from thermally conductive materials, which allow heat exchange between the hot fluids flowing outside the tubes and the coolant flowing through the tubes.
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5 Tips to Select an Industrial Metal Fabrication Company

July 19, 2017

Metal fabrication is one of the oldest and fastest growing industries. Although the use of plastic is growing, there are still many people who prefer metals due to their durability and lasting performance. Hence, today it is quite easy to find many metal fabricators in your area. How to choose the one that meets your
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4 Tips to consider Before Purchasing ASME Pressure Vessels

July 11, 2017

Pressure vessels are designed to store, or transport gasses and liquids under various pressures and temperatures. These vessels must be fabricated and designed to regulations established by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). Due to their use in extreme environments, many factors are to be considered before buying any new pressure vessel. At BEPeterson,
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4 Most Important Safety Precautions for Operating Pressure Vessels

July 3, 2017

Pressure vessels are large containers that are used to hold gases or liquids at high temperatures. The contents of pressure vessels are at substantially different pressure than the ambient pressure. If this pressure is not maintained properly, it can be very dangerous and lead to fatal accidents. Thorough care needs to be taken to avoid
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How are PED Pressure Vessels Manufactured?

June 19, 2017

Pressure Equipment Directive or PED is a standard set by the European Union (EU) for the design and fabrication of pressure equipment. The standards that are set in the directive are very close to those defined by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). This allows several international inspection agencies to verify and certify pressure
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Safety Tips for Storage & Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia

June 7, 2017

Anhydrous ammonia is basically ammonia without water (an – without, hydrous – water). It is in the form of compressed gas or liquid. Anhydrous ammonia consists of three parts hydrogen and one part nitrogen. In its diluted form, it is the most widely used compound in households, as well as industrial cleaning applications. The compound
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Factors That Affect Working of Pressure Vessels

May 29, 2017

Pressure tanks are engineered and designed for better performance in harsh industrial conditions. However, many times these tanks fail to perform as per expectations. The reasons for failure also remain unknown. In this post, we will discuss some of the common factors that are known to affect their performance, and reduce their life expectancy. Factors
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5 Advantages of Sourcing Glycol Tanks from BEPeterson

May 23, 2017

Glycol is an organic compound, which is used for multiple industrial purposes including a raw material for polyester manufacturing, and anti-freezing compound. The compound is usually stored in specially designed tanks, known as glycol tanks. There are various manufacturers who provide glycol tanks. BEPeterson is one of the leading manufacturers of glycol tanks in the
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Why should you Choose BEPeterson’s Custom Filter Vessels?

May 18, 2017

Filter vessels are used to filter liquid and gas at high and low pressures. These vessels are used in diverse industries such as oil and gas, rubber, military and defense, food and beverage, etc. BEPeterson provides custom filter vessels to meet the customer’s unique requirements. There are many others who provide these type of vessels.
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