Twisted Tube Heat Exchanger Cleaning

Free Quote - 24 Hour Response

Tell us about your cleaning needs and we will respond within 24 hours with a solution. You could be less than a day away from improved outputs, higher efficiency and better performance!

Tube and Shell Side Cleaning of TWISTED TUBE Heat Exchanger

Once perceived as difficult to clean TWISTED TUBE Heat Exchanger by Koch Heat Transfer Company are favoured for more challenging heat exchange services like hot crude oil versus viscous hot vacuum residue and for services where high thermal coefficients and mitigated fouling are attractive.

TWISTED TUBE Heat Exchangers typically have 40% higher heat transfer coefficient for the same pressure drop as conventional shell & tube heat exchangers. TWISTED TUBE Heat Exchangers are self-supporting so baffles are not required. There is less vibration as tubes are supported at multiple contact points and the reduction in turbulence means no dead spots with the hope fouling will be reduced.

Shell side fouling and tube side deposits are often difficult to remove using either traditional high pressure water jetting or chemicals. These exchangers contain ‘cleaning lanes’ but if these become blocked with deposits the twisted tube heat exchanger becomes a challenge to clean.

Tube Tech offers an advanced bespoke cleaning technique for shell side cleaning. Tube Tech uses remote technology that travels the full length of all the cleaning lanes and channels, penetrating the scale and also removing all blockages from deep within the tube bundles. Cleaning of the internally twisted tube bore is performed using a technology that expands during cleaning, to the given diameter and tube twist configuration.

To find out more about Tube Tech’s TWISTED TUBE Heat Exchanger cleaning and inspection service please contact us.

*

Texaco Logo
BP Logo
ExxonMobil Logo
Honeywell UOP Logo

Newsletter

Cyber Essentials
FPAL Empowered by Achilles Logo
ISO 9001 Logo
UVDB Verify Empowered by Achilles Logo
Water Jetting Association Logo
RoSPA Member Logo
European Water Jetting Institute
WaterJet Technology Association