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Upcoming Webinars: Energy Efficiency in Reformers

Register to watch two upcoming webinars and learn more about energy efficiency in CRUs, Texas Towers, and Ammonia Reformers. You can join us live to ask your questions, or you can register to watch on-demand. Presenters will include Christian Chanel, VP at Tube Tech and Larry Emch, an IGS fired heater efficiency expert. 1. CRU Energy […]

Written by on November 18, 2022

5 Types of Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers and How They Work

Introduction Shell and tube heat exchangers are the most widely used and are among the most effective means of heat exchange. A shell and tube heat exchanger is a device where two working fluids exchange heat by thermal contact using tubes housed within a cylindrical shell. The fluid temperature inside the shell and tube are […]

Written by on November 4, 2022

Tyrone Fouchs Wins the 2022 IGS Way Award

As an Integrated Global Services solution, we pride ourselves in doing things “the IGS Way”. IGS are always looking for individuals who share its core values of respect, reliability, innovation, and excellence. The culture of IGS is team-based and performance-orientated, which challenges employees and rewards them for excelling. What is the IGS Way? The annual […]

Written by on November 4, 2022

We are Hiring! Join our Water Jetting Team

Job Description Salary: £23,400 + competitive overtime Travel: 80% of time spent travelling in the UK and overseas Job purpose: To undertake specialist high pressure (HP) and ultra-high pressure (UHP) jetting & specialist industrial cleaning and the use of automated systems. Reports to: Lead Supervisor (in their absence the workshop Manager) People management responsibilities: None […]

Written by on July 20, 2022

Tube Tech Develops Bespoke Cleaning and Inspection Solution for Arbor Radiant Coil at Petrochemical Plant in Saudi Arabia

Our team has recently completed a cleaning and inspection project at a major petrochemical plant based in the Al-Jubail area of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The client contacted us with their challenge, and after a thorough inspection and issue identification process, we were able to develop a bespoke solution to remove fouling from the […]

Written by on June 24, 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