Proprietary Technology from ITM provides boiler operators with insight into boiler and sootblowing efficiency.
Finding efficiency improvements and uncovering hidden unsafe conditions in a process can prevent injury and save your company millions.
ITM stake holders, we have recently received good news from the US Patent Office. They have recently allowed claims relating to the use of vibration measuring devices to evaluate the operation of a sootblower (US20190041201A1). This allowance strengthens the protection of the sootblower health and fouling detection features of ITM’s Sootblower Fouling Detection (SFD) Technology.
Additional Claims: “A method of evaluating an operation of a sootblower in a boiler system, the method comprising: operating a sootblower having a rotating lance tube; measuring a vibration in the boiler system caused by the operation of the sootblower, wherein the vibration is measured with a vibration measuring device; and analyzing the measured vibration to evaluate the operation of the sootblower.”US Patent #: US20190041201A1
- Sootblower Fouling Detection – SFD
- Fouling Monitoring System – FMS
- Hopper Ash Level Thermouple – HALT
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