Engineering News | Boilers and Burners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/boilers-and-burners Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:11:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sensible steam system management a priority https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sensible-steam-system-management-a-priority-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520652 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Plasma ignition for burners now available to South African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plasma-ignition-for-burners-now-available-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520568 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800485_resized_boilersoenentigniter1022.jpg LIGHT OF MY LIFE The new plasma ignition system is safer and more cost effective 511 287 Fast delivery of boilers averts shutdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fast-delivery-of-boilers-averts-shutdown-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520564 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800471_resized_boilersnationwide1022.jpg TAKE AWAYS The mobile boilers took seven days to travel over 1 600 km to the customer’s site 511 287 Hydronic boiler named product of the year finalist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydronic-boiler-named-product-of-the-year-finalist-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520566 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800478_resized_boilerscleaverbrooks1022.jpg PICK ME The condensing hydronic boiler has been listed as a product of the year finalist in the boilers and chillers category 511 287 New acoustic steam leak system launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-acoustic-steam-leak-system-launched-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520676 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800735_resized_boilersinstrotechfft1022.jpg OUT WITH THE OLD The FFT has been replaced by the Inspecta III which boasts better technology and efficacy 511 287 Regular boiler maintenance key in stable power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regular-boiler-maintenance-key-in-stable-power-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520650 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800662_resized_boilersge06191022.jpg OHHH SO STEAMY GE offers a comprehensive range of steam power solutions to the continent 511 287 Boiler installations benefit from leak detection https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-installations-benefit-from-leak-detection-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520570 1559629601 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801013_resized_boilersrtsafricaboiler0619bloomberg1022.jpg WHATS HOT Because of the extreme temperatures needed to generate steam boiler failures can be very catastrophic if not detected early. 511 287 Combustion Technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/combustion-technology-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Boilers and Burners Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521701 1559634921 1559858400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802941_resized_articleimage3limpsfieldburner1022.jpg 511 287 Project helps industry achieve energy and cost savings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-helps-industry-achieve-energy-and-cost-savings-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Boilers and Burners Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507433 1548081092 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772249_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg INSPECTION The IEE project calculates boiler plant and heat exchanger efficiencies, quantifies boiler and system losses, and establishes the cost of steam generation 511 287 Shut-off valves suitable for gas and oil fuel lines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-quick-shut-off-valves-suitable-for-gas-and-oil-fuel-lines-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Boilers and Burners Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508133 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Steam Generation in talks to expand on boiler distribution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steam-generation-in-talks-to-expand-on-boiler-distribution-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Boilers and Burners Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508182 1548339533 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773716_resized_10toncochranthermaxsteamboilers1022.jpg STEAM GENERATOR Each Cochran boiler features a robust design and construction, ensuring a long operational life and maximum efficiency 511 287 Boiler relocation project near completion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-relocation-project-due-for-completion-this-month-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Boilers and Burners Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507954 1551174952 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773237_resized_boilersboilersboilerindustrialplantpumpedcondensatesystem01191022.jpg MAINTENANCE The installation of a pumped condensate system and a refurbished pressure control system at the Majola Tea project were completed 511 287 Order received for two H-25 gas turbines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mhps-receives-order-for-two-h-25-gas-turbines-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488590 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730605_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg POWER PLANT Serving as a standalone power source in a local industrial zone, the new plant will supply power, steam for manufacturing processes, and cooled air for air-conditioning 511 287 Company completes boiler modernisation project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-boiler-modernisation-project-2018-06-06 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488952 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731426_resized_narvapowerplantbloomberg06181022.jpg DELIVERY DONE Sustainable energy solutions provider Sumitomo SHI FW has successfully completed a circulating fluidised-bed boiler technology upgrade project at energy group Enefit’s Narva power plant 511 287 Increased drive towards using natural gas https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-drive-towards-using-natural-gas-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488956 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731422_resized_cochranukboiler06181022.jpg BOILER DISTRIBUTION Steam Generation Africa is the local distributor for boiler specialists Cochran UK products 511 287 Order for 97 MW steam generation system received https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mhps-receives-order-for-97-mw-steam-generation-system-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488258 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729950_resized_steamturbinebloomberg06181022.jpg SYSTEM SUPPLY Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems will supply the core components such as the steam turbine and the generator 511 287 NCPC-SA reduces small-enterprise energy consumption by 50% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ncpc-sa-reduces-small-enterprise-energy-consumption-by-50-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488623 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730666_resized_sashayramdharee06181022.jpg SASHAY RAMDHAREE The National Cleaner Production Centre South Africa makes sure to track whether the companies it works with have been or are saving energy as they planned to do 511 287 Skills development and in-house training crucial for boiler industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-development-and-in-house-training-crucial-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488948 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 The Combustion Group https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-combustion-group-2018-06-22 Creamer Media Reporter Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490086 1529394120 1529618400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734076_resized_tcg06honeywell1022.jpg 511 287 Boiler retubing completed for major tyre manufacturer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-retubing-completed-for-major-tyre-manufacturer-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Boilers and Burners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488610 1530078797 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730639_resized_gmboiler06181022.jpg BOOMING BOILERS There is high circulation of second- and third-generation boilers in the country, which keeps demand for the refurbishing of boilers steady 511 287 Economisers the key to boiler success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economisers-the-key-to-boiler-success-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Boilers and Burners Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474966 1516688535 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Efficient boiler inspection saves downtime at power station https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/efficient-boiler-inspection-saves-downtime-at-power-station-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Boilers and Burners Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473593 1516688534 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697551_resized_boilermaintenancebloomberg012017jpg1022.jpg ENSURING GOOD FUNCTION The detection of wear and damages plays a key role in preventing costly equipment failures 511 287 Natural gas boilers coming to the fore https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-boilers-coming-to-the-fore-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Boilers and Burners Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473590 1516688534 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697547_resized_cochranheatrecoveryboiler1022.jpg CLEANER TECHNOLOGY Steam Generation’s heat recovery boilers are fully insulated and clad, complete with valves and pipework, to ease site installation 511 287 Natural gas boilers offer hidden benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-boilers-offer-hidden-benefits-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Boilers and Burners Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473909 1516688534 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698170_resized_boilerburnersburningcoalreutersjpg1022.jpg ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS While coal appears to be the more cost-effective boiler fuel option, there are a number of overlooked benefits of natural gas, which must be considered in cost calculations 511 287 Boiler supplier secures largest order in 30 years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-boiler-supplier-secures-largest-order-in-30-years-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Boilers and Burners Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473796 1516688534 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697997_resized_drdenboilershellinproduction1220171022.jpg MAKING PROGRESS The shell of the first of four new 10 t/h coal-fired steam boilers is complete, with the project on schedule for hand over to the client in October 511 287 Increase in demand to create opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increasing-demand-for-boilers-to-create-growth-opportunities-for-manufacturers-2017-06-09 Nica Schreuder Boilers and Burners Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453271 1496672630 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651434_resized_boilingpointbloomberg20071022.jpg BOILING POINT Pressure gauges for utility boilers beside a generator 511 287 Computational fluid dynamic simulation benefits industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/computational-fluid-dynamic-simulation-benefits-industry-2017-06-09 Nica Schreuder Boilers and Burners Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453501 1496672631 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651952_resized_standardboilerdateunknowncyclotherm1022.jpg STANDARD A generic industrial boiler from Cyclotherm South Africa 511 287 CE marking awarded to local boiler company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ce-marking-awarded-to-local-boiler-company-2017-06-09 Nica Schreuder Boilers and Burners Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453088 1496672630 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651007_resized_johnthompsonenviropacboiler1022.jpg ENVIROPAC John Thompson’s Enviropac oil/gas-fired boiler. All boilers are inspected and certified before dispatch 511 287 Company introduces new cost effective technology in line with 2020 target https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-introduces-new-cost-effective-technology-in-line-with-2020-target-2017-06-09 Nica Schreuder Boilers and Burners Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453667 1496672631 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Conglomerate helps company reduce power generation costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multinational-conglomerate-helps-aluminium-company-reduce-power-generation-costs-2017-06-09 Nica Schreuder Boilers and Burners Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453492 1496672631 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company wins $157m boiler contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-wins-157m-contract-from-african-industry-major-2017-06-09 Nica Schreuder Boilers and Burners Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453471 1496999216 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651907_resized_boilerpowerdateunknownthermaxwebsiteam1022.jpg BOILER POWER Thermax is supplying four utility boilers for a refinery and petrochemical project in Nigeria 511 287 Burner management systems market anticipates 5.5% growth by 2024 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/burner-management-systems-market-anticipates-55-growth-by-2024-2017-01-27 Victor Moolman Boilers and Burners Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439394 1485238955 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000616976_resized_innerboiler1022.jpg BOILER MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS Boiler management systems are important to ensure the safety of workers 511 287 Boilers market will grow significantly by 2026 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-market-will-grow-significantly-by-2026-2017-01-27 Victor Moolman Boilers and Burners Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439393 1485238955 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000617257_resized_boilerburnersburningcoalreutersjpg1022.jpeg LOSING FAVOUR The research has shown that countries are moving away from coal-fired boilers 511 287 Acquisition boosts prospects for top steam and boiler suppliers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-boosts-prospects-for-top-steam-and-boiler-suppliers-2017-01-27 Creamer Media Reporter Boilers and Burners Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440488 1485159778 1485468000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619418_resized_img14861022jpg.jpeg 511 287 Zambian boiler project leads way to promising 2017 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambian-boiler-project-leads-way-to-promising-2017-2017-01-27 Victor Moolman Boilers and Burners Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439392 1485247507 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000616971_resized_gariepdamwater110221214duane.jpg ZAMBIA BOILER The boiler will be used in the process to feed a fish farm on Lake Kariba 511 287 Camden power station to receive last of 164 burners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/camden-power-station-to-receive-last-of-164-burners-2017-01-27 Victor Moolman Boilers and Burners Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439391 1485501856 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000616962_resized_burnersboilershlakaniwelding201701091022victormoolman.jpeg CUSTOM BURNERS Hlakani has manufactured custom-sized burners for Eskom 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/66294_2017-01-13_hlakani_-_lio-hd_web.mp421928356Hlakani directors Hermann Bruemmer and Gerhard Holtshauzen explain the future of burner manufacturing for State-owned power utility Eskom Hlakani directors Hermann Bruemmer and Gerhard Holtshauzen explain the future of burner manufacturing for State-owned power utility Eskom Thermoprocessing projects to ensure combustion efficiency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/facing-challenges-to-combustion-efficiency-in-south-africa-2016-06-03 Sebastian Whyle Boilers and Burners Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413251 1464679457 1464904800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000549903_resized_modifiedcontainerboilerhouse1022.jpg INTERNATIONAL TREND Proconics has noticed an international trend of increased focus on the categorisation of burner management systems as safety instrumented systems 511 287 Two 330 MW boilers to aid power production in Pakistan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-330-mw-boilers-to-aid-power-production-in-pakistan-2016-06-03 Sebastian Whyle Boilers and Burners Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413261 1464679458 1464904800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000549942_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines310221114duane.jpg POWER PROVISION Two GE circulating fluidised bed (CFB) boilers will help deliver a total of 660 MW to Pakistan 511 287