Nutec Bickley's Blog

Industry best practice in the operation of low temperature convection ovens

Oct 30, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Low temperature convection ovens have applications in various industries; however, there are regulations and limitations that must be taken into account in order to ensure their safe operation.

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Tips for achieving higher production from your furnace

Oct 16, 2020 10:04:00 AM

Adjusting furnace burners not only saves fuel, but also allows us to increase the return on investment (ROI) of the operation when faced with:

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High Quality Kiln Relines: Improving performance – saving fuel – reducing future maintenance

Sep 30, 2020 11:28:00 AM

Nutec Bickley has demonstrated its expertise in ceramic kiln relines over many decades, a vital service that offers many benefits to our customers, not least extended operational life for major items of capital equipment. In the majority of cases this work involves the use of special fiber...

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New developments in PLC system technology for industrial furnaces

Sep 25, 2020 5:18:52 PM

The PLC (programmable logic controller) used for furnace control works together with the operation panel, where the panel view is an interface to control the operation and the PLC acts as the brain.

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Webinar Review: How can you achieve higher production from your furnace/kilns?

Sep 18, 2020 10:30:00 AM

We are very happy to have staged our first webinar, which took place online on July 21, 2020 at 10am (Mexico’s Central Time)

During the webinar we talked about a topic of interest to most of our clients: how to take advantage of the technology we currently offer to increase production in their...

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NFPA Safety and Servicing for Industrial Furnaces

Aug 28, 2020 11:24:27 AM

At Nutec Bickley we are members of the committee that formulates certain safety standards in the USA, the Industrial Heating Equipment Association (IHEA). As a result, we have participated in some reforms to the regulations and we are up to speed with all important developments.

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We provide technical advice for the selection of combustion equipment

Aug 21, 2020 10:00:00 AM

The choice of combustion system components depends on various factors such as the type of burner flame, required thermal capacity, types of controls, processes to be carried out, etc.

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Optimizing fuel/gas use in industrial furnaces

Jul 30, 2020 10:37:45 AM

Fuel use has always been one of the most critical issues for companies seeking maximum cost effectiveness and efficient production.

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Safety regulations for industrial furnaces

Jul 24, 2020 10:00:00 AM

The existence of safety regulations helps to reduce the risk for operational and maintenance personnel in the event of possible explosions.

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Keeping Industry Rolling

Jul 14, 2020 5:58:02 PM

Despite extremely challenging conditions for international trade, Nutec Bickley’s Ceramics Business Unit has just been successful in gaining an order in China for the supply of two 35 shuttle kilns and an automatic car transfer system. 

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