Thermaxx Articles and News

Air Handler Insulation

Aug
04
2017
Air Handler with Ducts

Air handling systems, or air handlers, are large metal boxes that can resemble a furnace that contain many components such as air ducts, blowers, air filters, heating or cooling elements, and more. They are found in homes, businesses, and industrial facilities in all sizes. Their purpose is consistent: to move conditioned air throughout an HVAC system and circulate it back into the home or facility.

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Best Way to Insulate Pipe Expansion Joints

Jul
11
2017
Pipe Expansion Joint Insulated by Thermaxx Jackets

This article was written by Meghan Reilly, an insulation expert at Thermaxx Jackets. An expansion … Continue reading

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Thermaxx Jackets at The West Coast EMC 2017

Jul
07
2017
EMClogo

In June, Thermaxx VP and partner Will Jones visited the 2017 West Coast Association of Energy Engineers’ (AEE) Energy Management Congress (EMC) in Seattle, WA. Here he discusses what Thermaxx Jackets manufactures and what he likes about the EMC trade show.

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Pump Skid Insulation by Thermaxx Jackets

Pump Skid Insulated

Pump skids are large steel assemblies, that contain all the needed pumps, engines, and other components, which are placed close to a thermal fluid heater. It’s essentially a large foundation for centrifugal pumps and other major components to safely be transported and installed on. They often are built to include backup pumps for systems that cannot have downtime. Learn more.

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WeatherMaxx Covers Protect Your Actuator!

Jun
16
2017
A Honeywell Actuator Covered by WeatherMaXX

The WeatherMaxx cover for the above actuators is offered in two types, non-insulated and insulated. Unlike our competitors that only offer a Chinese made product available in only 4 sizes* (see the chart below), WeatherMaxx covers are available in at least 30 different sizes! All WeatherMaxx covers are available with openings to accommodate electrical connections or shaft positions while remaining water tight…Read More

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From Steam Trap Surveys to Insulation

Apr
07
2017
trap with tag

These days, saving energy is an important consideration for most facilities. Because of this, more and more steam trap surveys are being done every year. This allows customers to analyze some major issues with their systems, and also gives them the opportunity to make any necessary changes. A survey also results in significant energy savings, which is always a win…

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NYC DCAS Improves Energy Efficiency with Thermaxx Jackets

Feb
28
2017
NYC DCAS Municipal Building

ThermaXX Jackets has been awarded a Contract with the NYC Dept. of Administrative Services for their Innovative Demonstrations for Energy Adaptability (IDEA) program. The IDEA program seeks to leverage the potential of innovative technologies to improve energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from City government buildings.

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Insulating Hospital Sterilization Autoclaves Increases Workplace Safety

Jan
19
2017
Insulated Hospital Autoclave

Autoclaves work in a similar way to a pressure cooker, but they’re typically used in a more extreme form of cooking: to blast the bacteria on things with steam long enough to sterilize them. The extra pressure in an autoclave means that water boils at a temperature higher than its normal boiling point—roughly 20°C hotter—so it holds and carries more heat and kills germs more effectively… Read More

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