Ever since she was a young girl, my sister has been interested in agriculture. After graduating with a degree in agriculture education, she accepted a teaching position at a local high school. For the past three years, she has been amazing her students with her knowledge about subjects such as raising beef cattle, growing flowers, and canning fruit preserves. Since she has a sweet tooth, canning fruit preserves is one of my sister’s favorite pastimes. If she ever has the time, she may even launch her own home based business canning fruit preserves to sell to customers. If you’re considering canning jams, jellies, and other sweet goods to sell to customers, you will need to invest in some state-of-the-art industrial equipment. On this blog, you will discover the types of industrial equipment that are necessary to start a canning business.
If your factory, power plant, or other industrial business uses one or more industrial boiler to get the job done, you likely know that these large devices can burn through a lot of energy while either keeping your building warm or assisting with your production. If you would like greater control over your boilers, it may be time to contact a local firm that deals with industrial boilers in order to set up boiler controls integration. Here's how setting up more robust boiler controls could help your business.
Use Less Fuel
If your industrial boiler has limited choices when it comes to settings or controls, you might be burning through far more fuel than what is actually needed to get the job done. The installation of better control options will allow you to switch between low, medium, or high levels of fire as needed. This greater fuel efficiency will lower your expenses over time, and the cost of installing the combustion control system will eventually be paid for by the system itself.
When your burner quickly changes its heat level from low to high, this can create additional wear and tear within the system. Being able to much more gradually change your heat setting may assist in keeping the steam pressure at a level that won't cause long-term problems. The installation of a boiler control system today could see your boiler lasting many additional years into the future.
Better for the Environment and Your Image
When your boiler is firing at a higher level than what is necessary, it might also be sending out greater emissions into the air that you would need or want to. The installation of a control system will allow your boiler to run at a lower level of heat for an extended period, reducing your emissions and lowering your company's environmental footprint. You could even spin the installation of a boiler control system into a PR win by announcing in a press release that your company has taken steps to reduce its emissions across the board.
Industrial boilers are massive devices that can put out an immense amount of heat. But sometimes you don't need your boiler to burn that hot. If your current set up only allows for basic low or high flame options, the installation of a boiler controls system could help smooth out this curve and allow your boilers to run more efficiently.