CALGAVIN Blog

MD Martin Gough in the News

September 11, 2019

Our CALGAVIN Managing Director Mr Martin Gough is seen as an authoritative source when talking about heat transfer enhancement, and so gets invited to present or be interviewed at key industry events globally. Global Refining & Petrochemical Congress 2019 – […]

Heat Exchangers for Batch Reactors

September 3, 2019

Many chemical products are produced in batch processes, typically in a stirred tank reactor.  Most processes will require heat transfer into and/or out of the reactor, for the following reasons: to bring the batch up to reaction temperature to maintain […]

Webinar: A Comparison of hiTRAN™ Thermal Systems and Twisted Tapes

August 20, 2019

This webinar, presented by Peter Ellerby (Engineering Manager), will cover the comparison between CALGAVIN’s hiTRAN™ Thermal Systems and twisted tapes. hiTRAN™ Thermal Systems and twisted tapes are both tube side established heat transfer enhancement devices, which are often specified for […]

Energy Reduction Strategies for Catalytic Reactors – Part 2

July 31, 2019

This is the second part of the two-part article Tom Higley has written focussing on reducing energy requirements centred around catalytic reactors DESIGN CHOICES OF FEED/EFFLUENT EXCHANGERS There are four main choices of heat exchanger design that lend themselves to […]

Webinar: Heat Exchangers for Batch Reactors

July 30, 2019

This webinar, presented by Ian Gibbard (Progressive Thermal Engineering) is one of a continuing series which addresses a range of common heat exchanger design challenges. Each webinar focuses on a particular issue in heat exchanger design, examining the background to […]