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Introducing SAGE by Armstrong

April 09, 2019

Steam trap testing is essential to the operation and efficiency of your steam trap population. Steam trap testing can be performed systematically on a...

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Steam Trap Surveys: The Key to Improving Operations and Efficiency of Your Steam Trap

January 07, 2019

The increasing cost of energy, the interest in decreasing CO2 emissions and the constant search for operational excellence have put steam systems again...

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Steam Trap Basics

October 29, 2018

A steam trap is an essential part of a boiler-driven system. The trap serves double duty: It removes air, CO2 and condensate out of the system and it...

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6 Signs You Need a Steam Trap Survey

April 26, 2018

Failed steam traps waste fuel, reduce efficiency, increase maintenance for other equipment, and increase production time and cost. On average, 15% of a...

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Efficient Steam Trap Management

February 20, 2018

Increasing energy costs, pressures to decrease CO2 emissions, and the constant search for operational excellence have put steam systems under the...

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Hats Off to the Armstrong IB Trap: 100 Plus Years and Going Strong

August 16, 2017

Since the Armstrong Inverted Bucket (IB) Steam Trap was brought to market in 1911, the energy-saving performance of steam traps applying the inverted...

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