Trap energy from escape
07 March 2013
Industrial laundry,Servizi Ospedalieri,has reduced its energy usage by installing the award winning GEM venturi orifice traps from Thermal Energy International.Trialled at Servizi Ospedalieri's plant in Porto Garibaldi, the GEM steam traps have provided close to a 10% saving in energy consumption.
Steam is used extensively throughout the laundry for tumble dryers, steam presses,dryers, ironing,wrapping and sterilisation.Prior to the installation of the GEM steam traps,Servizi Ospedalieri found its mechanical traps were failing open, closed and partially open, costing the company over £200 a month for each failed steam trap.
The traps also have a 10 year guarantee.