Navigation Links
Paratherm's New GLT Heat Transfer Fluid: Thermally Stable & Lower Minimum Startup Temperatures
Date:9/24/2009

The new Paratherm GLT™ heat transfer fluid is a thermally stable, economical and high-performance solution for operations with both high and low temperature manufacturing processes.

West Conshohocken, PA (PRWEB) September 24, 2009 -- The new Paratherm GLT™ heat transfer fluid is a thermally stable, economical and high-performance solution for operations with both high and low temperature processes. Formulated for closed-loop, liquid-phase heating systems to

550°F using fired heaters and to 575°F in waste-heat recovery systems, it also provides a lower minimum start-up temperature 18°F (-6°C) than any mineral-oil based fluid covering a similar temperature range. Minimum start-up temperature is a realistic measure of a fluid's low temperature capability since 300 cps is the maximum viscosity a centrifugal pump can handle.

The combined high and low temperature characteristics of this fluid were originally engineered to meet the specific needs of customers in the gas-processing industry. "The product was well received at the GPA Show (Gas Processors Association) in San Antonio," said Jed Seybold, Paratherm Business Development Manager, "we gained contracts for new plants in the Southwest because of the thermal stability and broad temperature range. Customers also really appreciated our ability to deliver the product quickly because of our regional distribution locations."
   
Jim Oetinger, Director of Technology at Paratherm, spearheaded the development of this fluid which was completed in less than a year. The engineering team set out and found a specific chemical to meet the high and low temperature needs. Formulation and testing were done in-house, and then the product was submitted for the Standard Test Method for Thermal Stability in Heat Transfer Fluids (ASTM D6473). Paratherm GLT exhibited 40% less degradation than a widely used competitive fluid when exposed to 600°F (316°C) in the "bomb test" which seals the fluid in a stainless-steel vessel or "bomb", and then heats the fluid to a specific temperature for 500 hours, at which point the remaining fluid is analyzed for degradation. Less degradation provides the significant advantage of less maintenance and longer fluid life.

Paratherm's efforts have long been focused on their clients' applications, systems and operations with expert assistance and quick turnaround being top priorities. The firm's belief in advising customers with responsiveness and expertise is embodied in the long-standing company slogan, "Engineering…not voicemail." Orders can be filled quickly and in urgent situations very quickly, because the company stocks heat transfer fluids and hot-oil system cleaners in half-a-dozen North American locations and overseas in Europe, South America and Asia.

For information on Paratherm fluids for hot and cold process applications - contact Andy Andrews at Paratherm Corporation, 4 Portland Road, West Conshohocken, PA 19428. 800-222-3611 or 610-941-4900, (Fax 610-941-9191)

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/heat-transfer-fluids/hot-oil-heaters/prweb2935314.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related biology technology :

1. Reportlinker Adds High-Tech Patient Monitoring Systems Markets (Remote and Wireless Systems, Data Processing, EMR Data Transfer) Report
2. Fincor (FINC) Makes a Share Transfer and Enters the Market With ACTRx a New Malaria and Dengue Fever Treatment
3. deCODE Announces Transfer of the Listing of its Common Stock from Nasdaq Global Market to Nasdaq Capital Market
4. Cell Therapeutics Announces Receipt of NASDAQ Panel Decision to Transfer to NASDAQ Capital Market
5. LI-COR Introduces Three IRDye(R) Near-Infrared Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (NIR-FRET) Protease Substrates
6. Spherix Transfers Stock Listing to Nasdaq Capital Market
7. TU/e awarded for knowledge transfer to solar energy industry
8. EntreMed Announces Stock Listing Transfer to Nasdaq Capital Market
9. Scientists grow nanonets able to snare added energy transfer
10. TriCipher is First to Transfer Smart Card Level Security to Federally Approved SAFE-BioPharma(TM) Roaming Credentials
11. China-Biotics, Inc. Announces Appointment of New Transfer Agent Effective August 15, 2008
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Paratherm's New GLT Heat Transfer Fluid: Thermally Stable & Lower Minimum Startup Temperatures
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Supplyframe, the Industry Network for electronics hardware ... . Located in Pasadena, Calif., the Design Lab’s mission is to bring together ... built and brought to market. , The Design Lab is Supplyframe’s physical representation ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016  Blueprint Bio, a company dedicated ... the medical community, has closed its Series A funding ... . "We have received a commitment from ... we need to meet our current goals," stated ... the runway to complete validation on the current projects ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... Regulatory Compliance Associates® Inc. (RCA), ... free webinar on Performing Quality Investigations: Getting to Root Cause. ... no charge. , Incomplete investigations are still a major concern to the Regulatory ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... 2016 Cell Applications, Inc. and StemoniX ... produce up to one billion human induced pluripotent ... week. These high-quality, consistent stem cells enable researchers ... spend more time doing meaningful, relevant research. This ... manufacturing process that produces affordable, reliable HiPSC for ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/15/2016)... , April 15, 2016 ... the,  "Global Gait Biometrics Market 2016-2020,"  report to ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ) , ,The global gait biometrics ... of 13.98% during the period 2016-2020. ... angles, which can be used to compute factors ...
(Date:4/13/2016)...  IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients in ... standard in telehealth thanks to a new partnership with ... IMPOWER patients can routinely track key health measurements, such ... and, when they opt in, share them with IMPOWER ... local retail location at no cost. By leveraging this ...
(Date:3/31/2016)... , March 31, 2016  Genomics firm Nabsys has ... CEO, Barrett Bready , M.D., who returned to ... the original technical leadership team, including Chief Technology Officer, ... Product Development, Steve Nurnberg and Vice President of Software ... the company. Dr. Bready served as CEO ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):