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Proper Steam System Start-Up

March 27, 2020

Insuring Your Staff’s Safety

Many facilities have been shut down recently due to CoViD-19 requirements.  As always, proper start-up of your steam system...

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Shannon Global - Energy Blankets

March 11, 2020

Shannon Blankets Bring Safety, Energy Savings 

North Tonawanda, N.Y. - January 16, 2020 - Shannon and Calpacific Equipment Co. installed a thermal and...

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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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Calpacific Equipment Company I 2019 Event Schedule -- Save the Dates!

January 04, 2019
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Armstrong Higher Education Forum Announcement

November 26, 2018

We are pleased to announce the upcoming Thought Leadership in Higher Education Facilities Management event. This event, which will take place at Western...

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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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Calpacific Equipment Company Recognized For Entering Year 29 of MANA Membership

October 17, 2018

The Calpacific Equipment Company, based in Richmond, CA, has been recognized by the Manufacturers’ Agents National Association (MANA) for 29 years of...

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Don't Risk Your Reputation! Why Using Clean Steam Matters for Your Facility

October 16, 2018

Steam is the most reliable, clean and energy-efficient way to transfer heat in many different applications. It’s used in a wide range of industries...

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Air Vents-Simple but Critical

October 03, 2018
The importance of air vents in hydronic, steam, and other fluid systems is much larger than the vents' small sizes imply. As such systems operate, air is... Read More