Pump Applications and Classification
Refineries and Chemical Plants use pumps to move
In some situations (rare), pumps are not needed.
Gravity can transfer liquid from one piece of
equipment to another.
Furnace Applications and
Theory of Operation
A furnace or fired heater is a device used to
heat up chemicals or chemical mixtures.
Fired heaters transfer heat generated by the
combustion of natural gas, ethane, propane,
or fuel oil.
Boiler Applications and Basic
Stream generators or boilers are used by
industrial manufacturers to produce steam.
Boilers use a combination of radiant,
conductive, and convective heat transfer
methods to change water to st