Steam Condenser, Food, Dirty Steam 

Ireland 2010

Steam Condenser / Hot Water

Steam Temp in/Out

105 C / 95 C

Water Temp In/Out

10 C / 88 C 

Exhaust/Water Mass Flow

Exhaust/Water Mass Flow

28,567 / 14,470 Kg/h

844 / 8,000 Kg/h

Water Mass Flow

Weight of Unit

14,470 Kg/h

300 Kg

Exhaust Pressure Drop

N/A

Energy Recovered

446 KW

Recovered Energy Value

2 x £20K p/a

Heat Exchanger Cost

2 x £10K

Payback Period

6 Months

Price per KW recovered

£22

  • Econotherm® SC model 400 smooth/finned hybrid pipe ‘through-flow’ heat exchanger

  • 440 kW process water heater

  • Contaminated steam; regulatory requirement to condense, fuel savings, stainless steel

  • Eliminated existing air-cooled equipment