Typical Applications

Typical examples of applications where finned tubes are used include the following:

  • A wide variety of economizers and waste heat recovery units to utilize heat from boiler flue gas, gas turbine exhaust, incinerators, etc.
  • Glycol dehydration units
  • Fired heaters, such as LNG vaporizers, air pre-heaters, oil heaters, etc.
  • Asphalt tank heaters
  • Air coolers, such as compressor jacket water and lube oil coolers
  • Lumber drying kilns, and similar applications
  • Livestock enclosure and greenhouse heaters