Retubing

Retubing Of Shell And Tube Evaporator And Condensers

Retubing to OEMs procedures where applicable and including the supply of replacement tubes. Both pneumatic and electric tube pulling and torque controlled expanding equipment is available to suit vessel size and site conditions. Tube plugs in all popular sizes are held in stock for emergency repairs prior to retubing.

 

Replacement of 2600 carbon steel tubes in a brewery evaporator for the original equipment manufacturer.

One of 8 U-tube bundles retubed using copper tubes, having 12 point aluminium inserts in the tubes. The original tube plates were welded to the shell. The assembly was modified by provision of a flange ring to allow for removal and replacement of the tube bundle.

One of three ammonia vessels retubed for the original equipment manufacturer, using 1300 1¼" steel tubes.