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The Think Tank

4 Heat Exchanger Types and Applications

Have you ever been driving down the highway and seen smoke drifting up from a smokestack? The truth is, all that smoke is wasted energy that could be used for another purpose. That’s why heat exchangers exist.

A heat exchanger allows the heat from a fluid (liquid or gas) to pass through a second fluid without the two ever coming into direct contact with each other.

For example, a heating furnace burns natural gas that is carried over water by pipes. If the gas and the water came into direct contact, the heat exchange would stop and the water would never warm up.

Heat Exchanger Types

Even though all heat exchangers perform the same function, there are different types that have varied applications. Learning about these different heat exchangers will help you determine what the right equipment is for your business.

Let’s take a look at the 4 types of heat exchangers and their applications below:

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Common Questions About Zwirner Equipment Products and Services

Stainless steel equipment in a processing plant.

Imagine you’re out buying a brand new car. You want something at an affordable price from a reliable salesman that will last you a long time and keep you safe on the road.

If you feel like you’re being taken advantage of or if online reviews are low, you’ll move on.

It’s the same when shopping around for processing equipment for your manufacturing plant. Whether you’re a production manager of a large corporation or the business owner of a smaller company, there’s a few things you’re going to look for before you buy:

  • Vendor credibility
  • Price
  • Equipment quality
  • Repair and emergency service offerings

Luckily, Zwirner Equipment fits all those requirements and more. You’re bound to have a lot of questions when considering an equipment supplier, so take a look at some of our most commonly questions to learn more about our services and products.

FAQ About Zwirner Equipment

1. What Does Zwirner Equipment Sell?

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Reconditioned Positive Displacement Pumps

Peanut butter. Jellies and jams. Salsa. Latex paints. These are thick, highly viscous products that can put your equipment under heavy load. If your company relies on positive displacement pumps to push high-viscosity products like these from one storage tank to another, you can’t afford to take unnecessary chances with flimsy equipment that isn’t up to the task. But, before you contact your Alfa-Laval, Viking or WCB dealer, have you considered the advantages of a high-quality reconditioned positive displacement pump?

Positive Displacement PumpStay with us as we explore the advantages of choosing a quality reconditioned positive displacement pump, and the multi-stage process we use to ensure customers get a product they can trust.

Strength and Reliability Under Load

Whether you need to replace a worn out positive displacement pump, or you need additional pumps to expand your production line, you obviously want high-quality equipment. But, getting a reliable positive displacement pump doesn’t have to cost your company an arm and a leg.… Read more

How to Identify a High-Quality Reconditioned Centrifugal Pump

When it comes to replacing a centrifugal pump, or adding an additional one to your existing production line, you don’t just want the cheapest possible product. You want a sanitary centrifugal pump that you can trust that maintains the high standards of your facility. After all, if your pump stops working, your product stops moving. And, if your product stops moving, you can’t fill your orders as promised.

Centrifugal PumpObviously, your pumps are not a place to cut corners. However, that doesn’t mean you necessarily need to incur the expense of a brand-new stainless steel centrifugal pump every time you want to increase production or replace a worn-out part. In this post, you’ll learn why a high-quality, used centrifugal pump could be every bit as reliable as a new pump – and for a fraction of the price.

Sometimes New Just Isn’t Good Enough

So, you’re in the market for a new pump.… Read more

Our Point of View on Customer Service

Great customer service is what Zwirner Equipment strives for each and every day. Now we know that no company is perfect, but we certainly try very hard to be.

“Well done is better than well said.” – Benjamin Franklin

We aim to treat every customer with the utmost importance and respect, no matter how much you spend or who you are. If you have a breakdown, we will get you back up in running in no time. Never done business with us? Not a problem, we will still take care of you! With our quick turnaround time and timely communication practices, working with ZEC is a satisfaction guaranteed choice.

How Is Our Turnaround Time Quicker?

Breakdowns, huge orders, and hard-to-find parts – we have heard (and helped) it all. Anything that can potentially slow down, or stop production is not good for a company. That is why we have made it our priority to minimize the time and costs associated with these issues.… Read more