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heat tape vs heat cables

Heat Cables vs. Heat Tape: What is Best for My Project?

When it comes to ensuring your building is protected against winter weather, there are lots of options. Many will turn to heat tape or heat cables. But which…

Fire sprinkler and red pipe.

Heat Tracing Systems for Fire Sprinklers – System is the Critical Word

In 2019, Underwriters Laboratories (UL) issued the first certification for trace heating equipment for use with a fire sprinkler system, including the installation on sprinkler branch lines. This…

a large, modern petrochemical enterprise in the winter

A High Temperature Self-Regulating Heating Cables You Can Rely on Through the Winter and Beyond

Self-regulating heating cables have been around for many years, used for pipe freeze protection and process temperature maintenance applications. It’s considered one of the most reliable electric heat…

Comercial pipeline

Commercial Pipe Heat Tracing System TIC/TOC Considerations

When looking at any Commercial pipe heat tracing system project, two types of costs come into consideration: Total Investment Cost (TIC) Total Operating Cost (TOC). TIC includes the…