Items Tagged with 'boiler'

ARTICLES

Hot water and steam boilers during the summer

Summer, hot water and steam
June 26, 2014

The effects of fresh water and near-boiling water on iron pipe.


Read More

Weil-McLain recalls Ultra Series boilers due to risk of fire, explosion

June 11, 2014

Boiler manufacturer Weil-McLain is recalling its Ultra models 80, 105, 155 and 230 MBH Ultra Series gas-fired boilers used for space heating. A cap on the boilers’ manifold can crack and release gas into the home, posing a risk of fire and explosion.


Read More

AERCO ultra-high-efficient boilers

Aerco’s AM Series of boilers and water heaters feature high-efficiency, condensing hydronic technology.
May 21, 2014

The series has efficiencies of up to 98% to reduce energy consumption and help achieve lower cost of ownership.


Read More

RBI condensing boilers and water heaters

RBI’s Infinite Energy2 uses a radial variable circulation, stainless-steel heat exchanger for efficiencies up to 98%.
May 21, 2014

The control provides auto diagnostics of all major components and functions. Back-lit visual readouts include water flow sensor and supply, flue and tank temperature for immediate system feedback.


Read More

Boiler safety lessons

An average of 17 boiler incidents occurs each year.
May 21, 2014

I am not sure whether it was divine intervention or just plain luck that allowed these brave firefighters to walk away from this.


Read More

Our industry needs more focus on distribution systems

It’s not all about the boiler.
May 21, 2014

As an industry, we have to move beyond judging the quality of a hydronic system based solely on the heat source.


Read More

Get real — get hydronic heat

Reality shows.
May 21, 2014

An old, cast-iron pipe, with the slightest amount of water in it for two winters can crack laterally and for quite a few feet.


Read More

Montana green heat at the Hunting Adventures in Sanders County, Mont.

The challenge was to determine the best way to heat the space.
April 22, 2014

The heating system for this hunting lodge complex includes a wood-gasification boiler, radiant floor heating and hydronic unit heaters.


Read More

What can you do to affect the performance of your heating systems?

More power.
April 22, 2014

One of the things I have learned about this industry is that no matter how much you think you know, things can still surprise and humble you


Read More
Advertisement

Shower valves, magnets, containing pipe dope spills

Tool Tips — March 2014
March 17, 2014

Shower valves, magnets, containing pipe dope spills- Tool tips for March 2014


Read More

EVENTS

Workshop: Hydronics for High Efficiency Wood-fired and Pellet-fired Boilers

4/10/14
Portland
Portland, ME
United States

Session added to April 9-11 Northeast Biomass Heating Expo.

Read More

Free Webinar: Low Temperature Heat Emitter Options in Hydronic Systems

8/26/14

With proper design, you can create systems that require supply water temperatures no higher than 120° F under design load conditions.

Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 Truck of the Month

PM has featured so many great plumbing service trucks! See plenty of them here in our Truck Of The Month Archives page. Are you proud of your truck? Go to our Truck of the Month page to find out how your service truck could be chosen!

8/19/14 9:00 am PDT

Free Webinar: Firestop Systems

HOLDRITE will be hosting a free webinar for Firestop Systems on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.

Plumbing and Mechanical

June 2014

2014 June

In the June issue of Plumbing & Mechanical, read about the Burke Agency and find out why they are the 2014 Plumbing & Mechanical Rep of the Year. Read about the latest method for renewable fuel, what to take into account when installing indoor climate systems and learn to be a trusted advisor with the 2015 water heater regulations. Find out who is this month's Truck of the Month, read this month's Tool Tips and check out the latest products and news from the plumbing and mechanical industry.
Table Of Contents Subscribe

Industry News Access

What’s your favorite electronic device to access industry news?
View Results Poll Archive

The Plumbing and Mechanical Store

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Truck of the Month

Truck of the month

Are you proud of how your service truck looks? Do the graphics give people whiplash as they drive by? Have your calls increased because people remember your truck — and your company name? If so, we’d like to see it, too! Click here to find out how your service truck could be chosen as PM's Truck of the Month.

 

STAY CONNECTED

Connect to PM on Facebook Connect to PM on Twitter  Watch PM on YouTube    Connect to PM on Linked InGoogle+