Process Heating Resources Guide
Our previous blog answered the questions “What is process heat equipment?” and covered where it is used in industry. If you’re interested in finding out more information about process heating or process heat equipment, this guide should help you! Here is a list of process heating resources that we have compiled. It is broken up into two sections: websites & associations & institutes.
Process Heating Resources
http://www.process-heating.com – A wonderful resources to keep up with all the latest developments pertaining to process heating industry. The website serves as a good source for many major industrial OEM contacts in the process heating arena that focus on applications of up to 1000°F.
http://www.industrialheating.com – As a subsidiary of the above website, this is a source for processes that use heat in excess of 1000°F. Manufacturers and heat treating companies can be found on this website.
http://www.connectingindustry.com – Another well-crafted website which provides viewers with regularly updated industrial stories and content. Connecting Industry has 9 branches, all of which focus on a different niche interests in the industrial world.
http://www.directindustry.com – This website is a self-proclaimed “virtual industrial exhibition”, which is a great source for general & specific industrial supplies & equipment. Every item for sale on the website has a picture and a detailed description.
http://www.globalspec.com – An engineering search engine that allows you to search by product, company or even part number.
http://www.thomasnet.com – An industrial search engine that provides very detailed information on products, services & suppliers including specifications, CAD drawings, and more.
http://www.stelterbrinck.com – Stelter & Brinck can help you with your process heat equipment and combustion field service needs. They have been in business for over 90 years and have experience in vast industries.
Associations & Institutes
http://www.asme.org – The American Society of Mechanical Engineers official website provides a large source of journals and whitepapers, pertaining to industrial norms and processes. The website also provides information on events and group pertaining to mechanical engineers.
http://www.astm.org – ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) International develops international standards for materials, products, systems and services used in construction, manufacturing and transportation.
http://www.eere.energy.gov– The Office of Energy and Renewable Energy works to increase energy efficiency throughout the US, while always striving for cleaner, more affordable energy technologies. The website offers many tips for saving energy, new regulation details, and many energy incentives put in place by the US government.
http://www.ihea.org – The Industrial Heating Equipment Association (IHEA) is a national trade association that provides news, events, general resources and a supplier directory for those interested in industrial heat processing & equipment.
http://www.gastechnology.org – The Gas Technology Institute is very prestigious organization which has been developing breakthrough gas technologies in order to solve energy challenges and achieve a secure energy future.
If you have any other suggestions of resources or associations that should be included in this list, feel free to let us know and we’d be happy to include it in our list!