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Hydro-Thermal Products & Skid Systems

Industries that utilize Direct Steam Injection

 

Hydro-Thermal has a rich history of expanding where and how its products are utilized.

In the 1930’s the direct steam injection technology behind our heaters was primarily used only in paper mills. Today, due to Hydro-Thermal’s commitment to innovation, our heating systems are being used in an extremely diverse group of industries.

Click on an industry below to learn more about the applications.

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industry circles CH

CHEMICAL

Application experience includes jacketed vessels/reactors, tank heating, tank washing, reverse osmosis (RO), deaerator/boiler feed water, rubber slurry

industry circles BIO

ETHANOL/BIOFUELS

Application experience includes liquefaction/slurry mash heating, slurry tank heating, depressurization, corn syrup production, and cellulosic pretreatment

industry circles FB

FOOD & BEVERAGE

Application experience includes cooking, hot fill, aseptic heating, can topping, starch cooking, ingredient water, and emersion cooking

industry circles MP

MEAT & POULTRY

Application experience includes 180F water critical areas, central/point of use hot water, rendering, scald/dip tanks, and wastewater/anaerobic digestion

industry circles ME

METAL

Application experience includes annealing, pickling, scrubbing, tank heating, reverse osmosis (RO), de-aerator, boiler feed water, in-line heating

industry circles PA

PAPER

Application experience includes whitewater chest/silo heating, fresh water uses around wet end, repulper/recycled fiber heating, and starch cooking

industry circles PR

PULP & RECOVERY

Application experience includes pulp stock heating, green liquor heating, black liquor heating, and sodium chlorate railcar unloading

industry circles SS

STARCH/SWEETENERS

Application experience includes grain mashing, sanitization, and starch blooming

industry circles WA

WATER HEATING

Application experience includes central hot water, hose stations, tank heating, clean-in-place (CIP), jacketed vessels/reactors, annealing, and boiler feedwater