Fired Heaters for Oil & Gas

Fired Heaters for Oil & Gas

At Exotherm, our world-class engineers and technicians allow us to design and build custom fired heaters to companies in the oil and gas industry. Also called the petroleum industry, the oil and gas industry encompass the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, transporting and marketing of petroleum products.  Oil and gas are the primary products produced.

Fired heaters we manufacture for the oil and gas industry include:

  • Direct Fired Process Heaters
  • Heat Transfer Fluid Heaters
  • Crude Oil Heaters
  • Heat Media Circulation Systems
  • Offshore Production Heaters
  • Indirect Fired Water Bath Heaters

Fired Process Heater Capabilities

The massive scope of the oil and gas industry along with the incredible range of products it produces means that each part needs to fulfill a variety of tasks.  At Exotherm we customize our fired heaters to meet specific customer requirements, increasing the safety and cost-efficiency for each operation. Our fired heaters come equipped with a number of capabilities, including:

  • Up to 70 MMBtu/Hr (and greater in some applications)
  • Efficiencies to 95%
  • Process Temperature to 1700°F
  • Process Pressures to 3000 psi
  • Carbon Steel, Low, & High Alloy Metallurgies Available
  • Gas, Oil or Dual-Fired Designs
  • Cabin or Circular Designs
  • Turndown Ratios Up to 40:1

Fired Heater Applications

Exotherm understands that safety, reliability, and durability in a fired heater is necessary for any company working with oil and gas to ensure the safety of their employees, the public and the environment. Each of our fired heaters are custom sized and built to meet specific customer applications. Our flexibility and attention to detail means that each of our clients receives the ideal system for their needs. Some specific applications include:

  • Heat Transfer Fluids
  • Chemical & Various Specialty Process Fluids
  • Regeneration Gases
  • Vegetable Oils
  • Air Heating Application (Direct & Indirect)
  • Crude Oils and Emulsions
  • Natural Gas (Other than Regeneration Gas)
  • Research & Development Processes

Services for Fired Heaters

At Exotherm, we are proud that we can make this industry both safer and more efficient each year. To achieve this, we offer a number of services to accompany our high-quality fired heaters.  These services include:

  • Inspection of Process Heaters (Mechanical and Electrical)
  • Comprehensive Safety Interlock Checkout and Testing
  • Flame Safety Systems and Controls Troubleshooting
  • Burners (Standard, Low NOx, & Ultra Low NOx)
  • Internal Heater Inspections (Process Coil Inspections, Coil Supports, Insulation)
  • Flue gas analysis with efficiency and emission solutions
  • Turning of air/fuel ratio for optimum efficiency and emissions
  • Control system and burner upgrades
  • Installation supervision and retrofits
  • Detailed field services and records
  • Field Service Contracts

Please contact us today to find out more about our direct fired heaters for oil & gas.

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