How about 28,000 in potential energy savings?

Each Spirax Sarco steam trap survey is revealing potential annual energy savings of 28,400 on average. Even more remarkable, the average payback time on each survey, including the cost of replacement products and their installation, is about two months, when all remedial work is done.

The figures come from an analysis of the first 50 Spirax Sarco steam trap surveys complete in 2007, which together have highlighted annual savings of just over 1.4 million.

Save energy, cut CO2 emissions

Save water and treatment chemicals

Cut downtime, boost productivity

Focus maintenance resources

Typical problems uncovered by steam trap surveys include:

Incorrect installation

Wrong trap type installed

Worn valves

Damaged mechanisms

Leaking unions

What Spirax Sarco customers have said:-

"We have significantly improved our maintenance of the system by building in checks such as conducting a trap survey every three to six months." Mr. Phillip Bell, Engineering and Systems Manager, Cova Products, Cramlington, Northumberland.

"We decided to have a full survey in light of our commitment to energy efficiences and improvements. We decided to buy in the necessary steam system expertise by calling in Spirax Sarco." Site Environmental Compliance Manager, Heinz, Wigan.

Spirax Sarco, Tel: 01242 521361

Published in Valve User Magazine Issue 6

Summer 2020 // Issue 53
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