Recent HTRI News

  • HTRI's USA office closed Tuesday, August 14, 2018

    August 14, 2018
    The USA office is closed today. The office will re-open tomorrow, Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Emails to support@htri.net are being monitored....
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  • National Thermal Engineer Day

    July 24, 2018
    To recognize the hard work and dedication of those in thermal engineering, the United States observes July 24 as National Thermal Engineer Day. At HTRI, our mission supports the importance of thermal engineering. For over 55 years, our engineers have conducted studies on heat transfer and fluid flow. The reliable design...
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  • Exchanger July 2018

    July 12, 2018
    The Exchanger newsletter is the central source for HTRI news and activities. This issue covers the most recent information as of July 2018...
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  • Xchanger Suite® 8 beta coming soon

    July 12, 2018
    The beta for Xchanger Suite 8 will be available for download in August 2018. Beta testing will run through the end of September 2018. This is your opportunity to try the new version and provide comments that could improve the software prior to its full release. Contact betatesters@htri.net if you are...
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  • Measuring sound...with a phone?

    July 12, 2018
    Kevin J. Farrell, Principal Engineer, Computational Simulation & Validation Sound propagates as pressure fluctuates in fluids; measuring sound means converting these fluctuations into electrical signals with a transducer. A sound level meter—a pressure transducer attached to a voltmeter—has often been used to record noise levels around a heat exchanger experiencing acoustic...
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  • HTRI exhibits at 2018 China expo

    July 12, 2018
    The 2018 China (Shanghai) International Heat Exchanger & Heat Transfer Technology Expo is being held in conjunction with the 10th China (Shanghai) International Chemical Technology & Equipment Fair. This event takes place 23 – 25 August 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. HTRI’s China representative, BOTEC, will be exhibiting...
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  • Visualizing condensation

    July 12, 2018
    Niki Ritchey, Engineer, Research Your browser doesn't support video. Heptane and octane condense on plain tubes. The video is playing 20 times slower than real time. A picture is worth a thousand words. At HTRI, the Low Pressure Condensation Unit (LPCU) is supplying us with previously untold stories of vacuum condensation....
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  • HTRI’s 2018 Global Conference: We hope to see you there

    July 12, 2018
    Join us September 17 – 20 at the 2018 Global Conference & Annual Meeting of Stockholders in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. This is a unique opportunity to learn more about the latest HTRI technology and products, converse directly with our researchers and developers, and exchange ideas with your peers. Attendees will participate...
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  • PHE-18-TR Shellside Boiling Tests in Plate-and-shell Heat Exchanger

    July 10, 2018
    HTRI collected flow boiling data using a plate-and-shell heat exchanger (PSHE) provided by Vahterus Oy. In the exchanger, steam condensed on the plate side, and process fluids—pure n-pentane and a mixture of n-pentane and p-xylene—boiled on the shell side. This report discusses the data and analysis, including evaluations using Xphe® 7.3.1....
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  • HTRI USA Office Closed July 4

    June 26, 2018
    Our USA office will be closed for the Independence Day holiday on Wednesday, July 4, 2018; the office will re-open on Thursday, July 5. Emails to support@htri.net will be monitored....
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