Month: April 2022

Tube Tech Restores Convection Section at Petrochemical Plant in Bangkok

A major petrochemical plant located in Bangkok, Thailand contacted us to resolve heavy fouling issues on the tubes/fins in one of its heater convection sections. The fouling was causing the asset to run at a significantly reduced output, so the client called upon us to implement our remotely operated technology to restore the asset to […]

Written by on April 27, 2022

Tube Tech’s pioneering technology restores optimum heat duty at Australian ammonium nitrate facility

Tube Tech was contracted by a producer of ammonium nitrate products headquartered in Queensland Australia. The plant had been experiencing performance issues with their steam hydrocarbon reforming furnace due to fouling and was not achieving the required temperatures without additional energy consumption. Having never been cleaned before, and built in 1998, the facility contracted Tube […]

Written by on April 27, 2022

Top 5 Features of Our New Heat Exchanger Cleaning Robot

We are pleased to announce the launch of our next generation cleaning robot! The mark 6 robot is packed with exciting new features, designed to clean assets more effectively and saving your plant valuable time and money. There’s lots to shout about, but we’ve highlighted our top 5 favourite features: 1. Record videos and images […]

Written by on April 27, 2022

Restored furnace heat duty releases energy savings for South African petrochemical firm

After experiencing a costly drop in performance, Tube Tech International (TTI) was contracted by an international integrated energy and chemical company in South Africa to remove fouling from five of its furnaces. None of the units had been cleaned before, so traditional water jetting methods would have been time-consuming and insufficient. Read the full case […]

Written by on April 27, 2022

No water? No problem for TTIL jetting team in North Carolina

Tube Tech International Ltd (TTIL) was contracted to clean two reactor vessels at a new facility in Charlotte, North Carolina, which, being a new facility, had no running water or waste disposal in place. The reactor vessels had previously been cleaned by another contractor before being moved to the new facility. However, on arrival, it […]

Written by on April 27, 2022

Is fouling the catalyst for corrosion in your heat exchanger?

Like fouling, the effects of corrosion on a refinery are significant, costly and often dealt with reactively. This is largely because, until now, corrosion has been difficult to quantify in real time. Recent developments in sensor monitoring are making headway in tackling the long-standing fight against corrosion. If you caught Honeywell’s webinar hosted by Digital […]

Written by on April 27, 2022

Tube Tech Robotics Restores Heavily Fouled Heater

Tube Tech International Ltd. (TTIL) and our Joint Venture Partner TTM, recently completed a clean of a heater for a major European petrochemical facility. The heater had never been cleaned before and suffered from heavy fouling. Our team of fouling removal experts mobilised quickly, offering a trial of the technology prior to the full clean. […]

Written by on April 26, 2022

Three Days. Three Texas Towers. No Problem for TTIL.

Tube Tech International Ltd. were recently contacted by an oil refinery in Sweden. The client requested a clean of three Texas Tower which had not been cleaned for many years. As global leaders in Texas Tower cleaning, we were called upon to restore the assets back to maximum productivity. Two teams were deployed to complete […]

Written by on April 26, 2022

Stop Press Double IoD Award Win for our MD Jon Camp

We are excited and very proud to announce that Tube Tech International Managing Director, Jon Camp, has won two prestigious accolades at the 2019 Institute of Directors (IoD) East of England awards ceremony, which was held in Newmarket this month. Jon was not only named as the 2019 IoD East of England International Director of […]

Written by on April 26, 2022