enhttp://www.pentadassoc.com/blogMon, 15 Aug 2016 16:18:00Spark Spread : Trade Talk UPDATE: Upcoming 2016 CAHED Seminar and Trade Show http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/update-upcoming-2016-cahed-seminar-and-trade-show http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/update-upcoming-2016-cahed-seminar-and-trade-show/comments 2016-04-27T13:22:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/update-upcoming-2016-cahed-seminar-and-trade-show UPDATE: Pentad is excited to announce that we will be at vendor booth #78 at the upcoming 2016 Colorado Association of Healthcare Engineers & Directors (CAHED) Seminar & Trade Show! We are sharing this booth with Critical Fuel Systems, so stop by and say hello to Ken Still and get to know our April DUG Rockies Conference 2016! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/dug-rockies-conference-2016 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/dug-rockies-conference-2016/comments 2016-01-20T16:45:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/dug-rockies-conference-2016 Coming soon is the 2016 DUG conference! With many key-note speakers like Jim Volker, Greg Hill, and Heath Mireles, you will learn about optimizing completion techniques with improved frac designs and new technologies and streamlining logistics. The conference will be held at the Colorado Convention Upcoming 2016 CAHED Seminar and Trade Show http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/upcoming-2016-cahed-seminar-and-trade-show http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/upcoming-2016-cahed-seminar-and-trade-show/comments 2016-01-13T16:15:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/upcoming-2016-cahed-seminar-and-trade-show Pentad is excited to announce that we will have a vendor booth at the upcoming 2016 Colorado Association of Healthcare Engineers & Directors (CAHED) Seminar & Trade Show! Come visit us May 5th and 6th at the Sports Authority Field. More information, such as our booth number, will follow. For 2016 AHR Expo http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2016-ahr-expo http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2016-ahr-expo/comments 2016-01-08T16:45:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2016-ahr-expo If you are planning on going to the 2016 AHR Expo this January 25-27th, please come visit Kelvion in booth 2759. As many of you know, Kelvion (formerly known as GEA Heat Exchangers) provides many heat exchanger solutions. Also visit Webster in booth 3507, providing high-efficiency Burners. Don't f The New Name In Heat Exchange: Kelvion, INC http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-new-name-in-heat-exchange-kelvion-inc http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-new-name-in-heat-exchange-kelvion-inc/comments 2015-11-20T11:08:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-new-name-in-heat-exchange-kelvion-inc GEA Heat Exchangers, INC, PHE Systems has a new name: Kelvion, INC! But the best part is, customers get the same services and satisfaction. Although Kelvion is changing their relationship with GEA, their relationship with the customers will not change. The name Kelvion pays homage to Lord Kelvi TM FIltration/Fluid Engineering's Fall 2015 Newsletter! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/tm-filtration/fluid-engineering-s-fall-2015-newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/tm-filtration/fluid-engineering-s-fall-2015-newsletter/comments 2015-11-12T09:30:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/tm-filtration/fluid-engineering-s-fall-2015-newsletter TM Filtration/ Fluid Engineering has released their Fall 2015 Newsletter which discusses the Inline Bulk Deliquidizer/Desander Coalescer (IBDDC), The International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, the 2015 Penn State Natural Gas Utilization Conference, and the definitions and applications of strainers an 10 Tips For Plate-and-Frame Heat Exchangers http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/10-tips-for-plate-and-frame-heat-exchangers http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/10-tips-for-plate-and-frame-heat-exchangers/comments 2015-11-05T16:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/10-tips-for-plate-and-frame-heat-exchangers Evaluating your process will help you specify a plate-and-frame heat exchanger that is right for your application. Use these 10 tips to specify your next plate heat exchanger and maximize its service life. It is no surprise that plate-and-frame heat exchangers (PHEs) offer good heat transfer. Bu 2015 Rocky Mountain Chapter Gas Processors Association Annual Conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-rocky-mountain-chapter-gas-processors-association-annual-conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-rocky-mountain-chapter-gas-processors-association-annual-conference/comments 2015-10-29T13:20:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-rocky-mountain-chapter-gas-processors-association-annual-conference The GPA Rocky Mountain Chapter (GPARMC) is a Non-Profit Organization committed to serve as a forum for exchanging ideas and information regarding the Midstream Industry and provide opportunities for social interaction with others involved in the industry in the local Rocky Mountain area. Pentad i 19th Annual Wyoming Oil & Gas Fair! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/19th-annual-wyoming-oil-gas-fair http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/19th-annual-wyoming-oil-gas-fair/comments 2015-09-15T12:50:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/19th-annual-wyoming-oil-gas-fair If you plan to attend the Wyoming Oil & Gas Fair - please stop by Booth #2 and visit with Randall Miller. He will be pleased to discuss Zeeco Flare Equipment, Adwest RETOX Regenerative Thermal Oxidizers, and TM Filtration Gas Filtration Equipment / Fluid Engineering Strainers. The Oil & Gas 2015 Wyoming Oil & Gas Fair http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-wyoming-oil-gas-fair http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-wyoming-oil-gas-fair/comments 2015-06-17T15:55:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-wyoming-oil-gas-fair Pentad Associates will once again have an exhibitor booth at the 2015 Wyoming Oil & Gas Fair, which runs Tuesday September 15th to Thursday September 17th. The venue has been changed this year, to The Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyoming. If you plan to attend Wyoming’s Premier Oi Save the Date – RMAEE Annual Energy Forum – October 22, 2015 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-rmaee-annual-energy-forum-october-22-2015 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-rmaee-annual-energy-forum-october-22-2015/comments 2015-06-03T15:44:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-rmaee-annual-energy-forum-october-22-2015 Pentad Associates will have a booth at the upcoming RMAEE Energy Forum. The Rocky Mountain Association of Energy Engineers 16th Annual Energy Forum will take place on Thursday October 22nd 2015 at the Denver Police Protective Association Event Center, 2105 Decatur Street, Denver CO. We’ll p GEA's Newsletter ConBraze™and Bussiness of the Month! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-s-newsletter-conbraze-and-bussiness-of-the-month http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-s-newsletter-conbraze-and-bussiness-of-the-month/comments 2015-03-19T09:34:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-s-newsletter-conbraze-and-bussiness-of-the-month The GEA ConBraze is a brazed plate heat exchanger that guarantees maximum performance and substantial savings potential in compact space. The ConBraze Heat Exchanger couples an optimal plate design with a thermally efficient refrigeration system to meet the growing demand for ecofriendly products. Minimizing Boiler Short Cycling: Lessons from WARE http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/minimizing-boiler-short-cycling-lessons-from-ware http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/minimizing-boiler-short-cycling-lessons-from-ware/comments 2015-02-19T15:22:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/minimizing-boiler-short-cycling-lessons-from-ware Ware's recent newsletter gives their readers a tip to save thousands of dollars! A boiler cycle includes a firing interval, a post-purge, an idle period, a pre-purge and a return to firing. Boiler short cycling takes place when an oversized boiler quickly fulfills process or space heating deman 2015 Energy Efficiency Expo http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-energy-efficiency-expo http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-energy-efficiency-expo/comments 2015-02-10T00:10:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2015-energy-efficiency-expo In case you haven't seen this advertised or received an e-mailing from Xcel Energy... Save the Date for the 2015 Energy Efficiency Expo! Tuesday, April 14, 2015. 7:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m. Sports Authority Field at Mile High - Denver, Colorado. Free for Xcel Energy business customers and trade pa IDEA’s Campus Energy Conference is less than two weeks away! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/idea-s-campus-energy-conference-is-less-than-two-weeks-away http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/idea-s-campus-energy-conference-is-less-than-two-weeks-away/comments 2015-01-29T13:12:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/idea-s-campus-energy-conference-is-less-than-two-weeks-away GEA Heat Exchangers will have a table at this Conference. Stop by to say hello to Karl Johnson of Pentad, and meet Shane Bixby of GEA. Dresser-Rand Steam Turbine Division will also have a display, as well as Miura Boilers and Rentech Boiler Systems. The Conference runs February 10th – 13th, 2 GEA PHE Sends Newsletter Welcoming 2015! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-phe-sends-newsletter-welcoming-2015 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-phe-sends-newsletter-welcoming-2015/comments 2015-01-29T13:10:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-phe-sends-newsletter-welcoming-2015 The Newsletter starts with a letter to GEA PHE's friends and bussiness partners, then overviews the first US order for the GEAFlex. After that, GEA gives credit to Thermoflo for selling nine NW350 Fermenter Coolers! Next, GEA tells about new Double Wall Units installed in Texas! Lastly, the newslett 28th Annual Campus Energy Conference & Distribution Workshop http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/28th-annual-campus-energy-conference-distribution-workshop http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/28th-annual-campus-energy-conference-distribution-workshop/comments 2015-01-12T12:57:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/28th-annual-campus-energy-conference-distribution-workshop The theme of the 2015 Conference is “Clean Campus Energy for the Next Generation” We are very excited that GEA Heat Exchangers will have a booth at this Conference! Stop by to say hello to Karl Johnson of Pentad and meet Shane Bixby of GEA. The Conference is February 10th to 13th, 2015 and Fluid Engineering Product Update - for Oil & Gas Midstream Service! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/fluid-engineering-product-update-for-oil-gas-midstream-service http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/fluid-engineering-product-update-for-oil-gas-midstream-service/comments 2014-12-10T13:22:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/fluid-engineering-product-update-for-oil-gas-midstream-service (courtesy of Fluid Engineering Filtration News, Spring/Summer 2014 Volume 3, Issue 4) It has been brought to our attention that there is a growing need for inline duplex strainers for the mid-stream pipeline market, that is being forecasted to be installed across the USA and Canada. Construction GEA Heat Exchangers will Exhibit at IDEA’s 28th Annual Campus Energy Conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-heat-exchangers-will-exhibit-at-idea-s-28th-annual-campus-energy-conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-heat-exchangers-will-exhibit-at-idea-s-28th-annual-campus-energy-conference/comments 2014-12-02T14:20:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gea-heat-exchangers-will-exhibit-at-idea-s-28th-annual-campus-energy-conference GEA Heat Exchangers will be in Denver February 10th to 13th, 2015 to exhibit at IDEA’s 28th Annual Campus Energy Conference sponsored by the Campus Forum of IDEA. The theme of the Conference is “Clean Campus Energy for the Next Generation” and will take place at the Sheraton Denver Downtown, De Announcing the 2015 Schedule for Neptune University! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/announcing-the-2015-schedule-for-neptune-university http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/announcing-the-2015-schedule-for-neptune-university/comments 2014-12-02T10:49:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/announcing-the-2015-schedule-for-neptune-university The 2015 dates for Neptune's very popular and informative University are: February 24th & 25th, April 28th & 29th, July 28th & 29th. **Additional training may be added in September if required** • The attendees are responsible for the cost of their lodging and transportation. • Philadelph How Gas Trains Contribute to Safe Boiler Function http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/how-gas-trains-contribute-to-safe-boiler-function http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/how-gas-trains-contribute-to-safe-boiler-function/comments 2014-11-10T15:07:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/how-gas-trains-contribute-to-safe-boiler-function {Courtesy of Ware, Inc. Newsletter "The Grime"} - Boilers are great tools. They are able to generate steam in a manner that helps industrial and commercial industries flourish and keeps households comfortable. However, when not maintained or operated properly, boilers can be dangerous. One asp Quick Ship Program! More Good News from Webster Combustion http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/quick-ship-program-more-good-news-from-webster-combustion http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/quick-ship-program-more-good-news-from-webster-combustion/comments 2014-11-10T11:46:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/quick-ship-program-more-good-news-from-webster-combustion SALES RELEASE FROM WEBSTER COMBUSTION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 11/6/2014 JB Quick Ship Program- We know that lead time for equipment is always a factor, but it is especially important now as the weather turns cold and customers need heat. For this reason Webster has increased inventory lev Webster Combustion Annouces 2015 Combustion College Training Schedule http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/webster-combustion-annouces-2015-combustion-college-training-schedule http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/webster-combustion-annouces-2015-combustion-college-training-schedule/comments 2014-11-10T11:38:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/webster-combustion-annouces-2015-combustion-college-training-schedule Webster Combustion has announced that dates have been set for their 2015 Combustion College. The JB or beginner class is on April 13th, 14th and 1/2 day on the 15th. Webster will cover combustion, burner set-up, linkage controls and troubleshooting control panels. The HD or advanced school is on What You Should Do to Prepare for When Your Boiler Goes Down http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/what-you-should-do-to-prepare-for-when-your-boiler-goes-down http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/what-you-should-do-to-prepare-for-when-your-boiler-goes-down/comments 2014-10-01T15:40:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/what-you-should-do-to-prepare-for-when-your-boiler-goes-down Ware, Inc. has a You Tube page titled The Boiling Point. Ware recently posted a video on Rental Contingency Plans. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_8jnu4l9gk Ware reviews key site preparation tips a customer should consider before the boiler installation process begins. Weather protected acc NEW - GEA's NW350 Wide Gap Plate! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/new-gea-s-nw350-wide-gap-plate http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/new-gea-s-nw350-wide-gap-plate/comments 2014-09-30T17:40:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/new-gea-s-nw350-wide-gap-plate Up to 300 PSI ASME Design - GEA’S NEW NW350 WIDE GAP PLATE features wider channels and fewer metal-to-metal contact points than standard gap plates allowing for easy passage of media containing solids and fibers with the ability to handle high pressures. Ideally suited for fibrous media or any liqui National Safety Council Recognizes Dresser-Rand - 2014 Industry Leader Award Winner! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/national-safety-council-recognizes-dresser-rand-2014-industry-leader-award-winner http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/national-safety-council-recognizes-dresser-rand-2014-industry-leader-award-winner/comments 2014-09-30T11:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/national-safety-council-recognizes-dresser-rand-2014-industry-leader-award-winner The National Safety Council announced on July 7, 2014 that Dresser-Rand has been honored with a 2014 Industry Leader Award for its safety performance. The award is a component of the Council’s member-exclusive Safety Motivation and Recognition Awards Program which benchmarks outstanding safety ac FilterBoxx™ Packaged Water Solutions http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/filterboxx-packaged-water-solutions http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/filterboxx-packaged-water-solutions/comments 2014-09-26T11:55:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/filterboxx-packaged-water-solutions Pentad Associates has recently partnered with FilterBoxx™ Packaged Water Solutions. We are excited to represent their modular packaged water and wastewater treatment solutions to the Power, Oil & Gas, Mining and Food & Beverage industries. FilterBoxx™ has been building the highest quality pa 15th Annual RMAEE Energy Forum "Energy at Altitude" http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/15th-annual-rmaee-energy-forum-energy-at-altitude http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/15th-annual-rmaee-energy-forum-energy-at-altitude/comments 2014-09-23T14:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/15th-annual-rmaee-energy-forum-energy-at-altitude Pentad Associates will once again have a Vendor Booth at the upcoming RMAEE Energy Forum. The Rocky Mountain Association of Energy Engineers “Energy at Altitude” 15th Annual Energy Forum will take place on Wednesday October 15, 2014 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Denver Police Protective Associat Save the Date! 2014 AFEC - September 24-25th http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-2014-afec-september-24-25th http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-2014-afec-september-24-25th/comments 2014-06-17T16:39:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-2014-afec-september-24-25th For the eighth year in a row, Pentad will have a booth at the 2014 AFE Conference. This year it will be held at Sports Authority Field @ Mile High. As always we are looking forward to the opportunity to visit with facility engineers, mechanical contractors & engineering firms.We'll have inform ASHRAE Rocky Mountain Chapter 22nd Annual Technical Conference! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/ashrae-rocky-mountain-chapter-22nd-annual-technical-conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/ashrae-rocky-mountain-chapter-22nd-annual-technical-conference/comments 2014-04-28T13:25:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/ashrae-rocky-mountain-chapter-22nd-annual-technical-conference Pentad Associates will have a vendor table at this year's Rocky Mountain ASHRAE Annual Technical Conference and Vendor Expo The Expo takes place this Friday, May 2nd 2014 at the Sheraton Denver West Hotel 360 Union Boulevard in Lakewood. Please stop by to say hello if you plan to attend! Come Visit us at This Years ASHRAE - May 2, 2014 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/come-visit-us-at-this-years-ashrae-may-2-2014 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/come-visit-us-at-this-years-ashrae-may-2-2014/comments 2014-02-04T13:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/come-visit-us-at-this-years-ashrae-may-2-2014 Please come visit us this year at the 22nd annual technical conference and vendor expo! [MORE] [MORE] [MORE] Sheraton Denver West Hotel 360 Union Blvd, Lakewood [MORE] [MORE] [MORE] More details to follow! Webster Combustion - 2014 Service Training Schedule http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/webster-combustion-2014-service-training-schedule http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/webster-combustion-2014-service-training-schedule/comments 2014-01-21T13:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/webster-combustion-2014-service-training-schedule Please note that service training for Webster Combustion equipment will be held in mid-April this year and people are already enrolling. If you are considering the possibility of attending or sending employees to this excellent training session please don’t wait much longer to make a decisi We Welcome Karl Johnson to the Pentad Team! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-welcome-karl-johnson-to-the-pentad-team http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-welcome-karl-johnson-to-the-pentad-team/comments 2013-11-18T14:50:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-welcome-karl-johnson-to-the-pentad-team Karl Johnson has joined the firm to further develop and support customer accounts in Colorado, Wyoming, and Montana. Karl Johnson comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience in multiple industrial fields including power generation, mining, commercial construction and water/wastewater. He prides Whats Your Percentage? http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/whats-your-percentage http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/whats-your-percentage/comments 2013-10-29T14:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/whats-your-percentage <p>Can utilizing an E-Tech ThermoCharger increase your heat recovery? Ask yourself &ndash; what percentage of feedwater are you using? 40% The rule of thumb percentage for when it makes sense to ThermoCharge! Send us the details of your application.</p> <a href="http://www.pentadassoc.com/pdfs/t Zeeco's Electric Ignition Pilot Video http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/zeeco-s-electric-ignition-pilot-video http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/zeeco-s-electric-ignition-pilot-video/comments 2013-10-21T07:30:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/zeeco-s-electric-ignition-pilot-video Utilize a Reliable Pilot in Your Burner Retrofit – Zeeco’s New High-Stability, High-Energy Electric Ignition Pilot. Watch the video now: <p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vwDgoII2L38&feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vwDgoll2L38&feature=yout.be</a></p> RMAEE 14th Annual Energy Forum http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/rmaee-14th-annual-energy-forum http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/rmaee-14th-annual-energy-forum/comments 2013-10-08T12:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/rmaee-14th-annual-energy-forum Pentad Associates will have a Vendor Booth at this upcoming RMAEE Forum. If you plan to attend please stop by to say hello. Rocky Mountain Association of Energy Engineers “The Progress of our Energy Future” 14th Annual Energy Forum October 17th, 2013 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Denver Clean Your Linkage! - From the Grime Newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/clean-your-linkage-from-the-grime-newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/clean-your-linkage-from-the-grime-newsletter/comments 2013-10-08T03:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/clean-your-linkage-from-the-grime-newsletter Just like the engine in your car, boilers have need of a certain fuel-to-air ratio for proper combustion. Too little air results in incomplete combustion, but too much creates wastefully heated air that gets exhausted through the flue. Since changing factors such as ambient temperature, pressure Pentad Associates Welcomes Speaker Bruce Darling of Thermal Economy! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/pentad-associates-welcomes-speaker-bruce-darling-of-thermal-economy http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/pentad-associates-welcomes-speaker-bruce-darling-of-thermal-economy/comments 2013-09-09T13:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/pentad-associates-welcomes-speaker-bruce-darling-of-thermal-economy September 25th and 26th. Pentad Associates is pleased to have a speaker at this year’s AFEC Conference! Mr. Bruce Darling of Thermal Economy, Inc. will be making a presentation on “Finding Real Savings for Boiler Efficiency”. He will discuss how to improve efficiency of existing b Did You Ever Want to Know How an Automatic Strainer Works? http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/did-you-ever-want-to-know-how-an-automatic-strainer-works http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/did-you-ever-want-to-know-how-an-automatic-strainer-works/comments 2013-09-04T10:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/did-you-ever-want-to-know-how-an-automatic-strainer-works <p><a href="http://www.fluideng.com/Products/AutomaticStrainers/index.php" target="_blank">http://www.fluideng.com/Products/AutomaticStrainers/index.php</a></p> 2013 Advanced Facilities Management & Engineering Conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2013-advanced-facilities-management-engineering-conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2013-advanced-facilities-management-engineering-conference/comments 2013-07-17T15:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/2013-advanced-facilities-management-engineering-conference <p>Come visit us at AFEC in September!</p> <p><a href="http://www.pentadassoc.com/pdfs/AFEComppassemailREVISED.pdf">http://www.pentadassoc.com/pdfs/AFEComppassemailREVISED.pdf</a></p> <p>Pentad Associates is in Booth #318. We look forward to seeing you there!</p> The New ND-Double Wall Plate is Here!!! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-new-nd-double-wall-plate-is-here http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-new-nd-double-wall-plate-is-here/comments 2013-07-11T16:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-new-nd-double-wall-plate-is-here With our newest plate, the ND double-wall series, GEA PHE Systems has successfully combined a high efficiency heat transfer plate with an extremely reliable double-wall design that eliminates any risk of two fluids intermixing as they pass through the heat exchanger. This series combines a Colorado Air Regulators Mull Increased Drilling Oversight http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/colorado-air-regulators-mull-increased-drilling-oversight http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/colorado-air-regulators-mull-increased-drilling-oversight/comments 2013-07-11T11:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/colorado-air-regulators-mull-increased-drilling-oversight published by NGI's Shale Daily: July 10, 2013 Colorado drillers may face more scrutiny about emissions from their oil and natural operations under regulations being pondered by the state's Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). The Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission has p Carl's Corner - Out of Fluid Engineering Newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/carl-s-corner-out-of-fluid-engineering-newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/carl-s-corner-out-of-fluid-engineering-newsletter/comments 2013-06-27T14:36:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/carl-s-corner-out-of-fluid-engineering-newsletter SHALE GAS At this writing, there are 137 shale formations located in 41 countries throughout the world. These shale formations repre- sent 10% of the worlds crude oil and 32% of the worlds natural gas supply. Global supplies of shale oil and gas are globally abundant. Various projections are that GAS FILTRATION OPPORTUNITIES - Out of TM Filtration Newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gas-filtration-opportunities-out-of-tm-filtration-newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gas-filtration-opportunities-out-of-tm-filtration-newsletter/comments 2013-06-27T14:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/gas-filtration-opportunities-out-of-tm-filtration-newsletter There are major changes taking place within the energy production industry in the US. Multiple factors are driving these changes such as environmental regulations and the newly found abundance of natural gas. The new environmental regulations have put tighter restrictions on pollutants and emissi Success in Biodiesel Service! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/success-in-biodiesel-service http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/success-in-biodiesel-service/comments 2013-06-05T12:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/success-in-biodiesel-service GEA Heat Exchangers has been experiencing good success with both the GEABloc(welded) and Gasketed Heat Exchanger in biodiesel applications. GEA can help with: Methanol condensers, Methanol heaters, Cooling of methanol-glycerin mix, Biodiesel heating, and Biodiesel heat recovery. For information Visit us today through Friday afternoon at the DUG Bakken Conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/visit-us-today-through-friday-afternoon-at-the-dug-bakken-conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/visit-us-today-through-friday-afternoon-at-the-dug-bakken-conference/comments 2013-05-30T09:10:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/visit-us-today-through-friday-afternoon-at-the-dug-bakken-conference Zeeco, Inc. is exhibiting this week at the DUG Bakken and Niobrara Conference & Exhibition Unconventional Oil: On the Rise Again! DUG Bakken and Niobrara (formerly DUO Reservoirs) focuses on the world-class Bakken, the emerging Niobrara and oil- and liquids-rich resource plays throughout the R Quick Ship: Heat Exchangers in 5 Days! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/quick-ship-heat-exchangers-in-5-days http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/quick-ship-heat-exchangers-in-5-days/comments 2013-05-03T09:44:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/quick-ship-heat-exchangers-in-5-days Now GEA PHE Systems offers a QUICK SHIP PROGRAM on all standard small & medium size plate and frame heat exchanger models. Turn standard liquid to liquid applications into a quick and fast commission earner. Shipment within 5 DAYS on: · All NT50, NT100 and NT150 models (2”-6” ports) · With In the Spotlight: MODEL 545 DUPLEX STRAINER http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/in-the-spotlight-model-545-duplex-strainer http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/in-the-spotlight-model-545-duplex-strainer/comments 2013-05-02T08:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/in-the-spotlight-model-545-duplex-strainer Fluid Engineering has added a new design to its product line. The Model 545 is an in-line duplex liquid strainer (patent pending) to improve the liquid flow and save cost in the piping process. Both sides of the duplex are designed for 100% process flow and new geometry offers a lower differen From Ted J. Wrona, President of Webster Engineering http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/from-ted-j-wrona-president-of-webster-engineering http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/from-ted-j-wrona-president-of-webster-engineering/comments 2013-05-02T08:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/from-ted-j-wrona-president-of-webster-engineering April 14, 2013 To whom it may concern: Ref: Webster Brand Products It has come to our attention that the market may be confusing burners manufactured by Webster Engineering & Manufacturing Company LLC., located in Winfield, Kansas, and market components such as oil pumps, backflow regulators Save the Date! AFEC: September 25-26th. http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-afec-september-25-26th http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-afec-september-25-26th/comments 2013-04-11T16:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/save-the-date-afec-september-25-26th For the seventh year in a row, Pentad will be exhibited at the AFEC. We had the opportunity to speak with facility engineers, mechanical contractors and engineering firms. We will represent GEA heat exchanges, Webster burners, and filtration systems from Fluid Engineering. The Advanced Faciliti Whats New - E-Tech http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/whats-new-e-tech http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/whats-new-e-tech/comments 2013-04-04T14:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/whats-new-e-tech This quarter will be focusing on media content to help you offer your customer the best solution. Bob and I have worked to identify a few topics that we thought would be of interest and benefit to you and your sales people while you are on calls or looking for a resource to send a contact. HydroVision International 2013 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/hydrovision-international-2013 http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/hydrovision-international-2013/comments 2013-04-01T16:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/hydrovision-international-2013 Hydro Vision is going to be in town this year, July 23rd - July 26th. Hydro Vision International is the even for the hydro professionals to do their networking, share practices and view new and improved product lines. The exhibits contain the most comprehensive collection of hydro-related products a We Moved! http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-moved http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-moved/comments 2013-03-27T16:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-moved As of February 22, 2013 our office has changed locations. Please note that our phone number, fax number, and email addresses have not changed. We look forward to helping you from our new office: Pentad Associates INC 6551 S Revere Parkway #290 Centennial, CO 80111 Rocky Mountain Chapter ASHRAE http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/rocky-mountain-chapter-ashrae http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/rocky-mountain-chapter-ashrae/comments 2013-03-27T09:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/rocky-mountain-chapter-ashrae Pentad Associates will have a Vendor Table at the ASHRAE Rocky Mountain Chapter’s 21st Annual Technical Conference on Friday April 19th, 2013 at the Sheraton Denver West Hotel. Please stop by and say hello if you plan to attend. Please visit the website for more information: http The Grime Newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-grime-newsletter http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-grime-newsletter/comments 2013-03-11T15:38:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-grime-newsletter Check out the new Grime Newsletter! <a href="http://view.exacttarget.com/?j=fe6e17707761077e7515&m=ff031774746507&ls=fdee1c7077650c7470137470&l=fe591576756206747d12&s=fe0015747667007a71177077&jb=ffcf14&ju=fe3617757067047e731470&r=0">The Grime February and March 2013</a> We Welcome Zeeco, Inc. to the Pentad Team http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-welcome-zeeco-inc-to-the-pentad-team http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-welcome-zeeco-inc-to-the-pentad-team/comments 2012-08-21T10:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/we-welcome-zeeco-inc-to-the-pentad-team <div style="line-height: 120%"><b>Pentad Associates</b> is excited to announce our representation of <b>Zeeco, Inc.</b>, manufacturer of burners, flares, and incinerators.  Zeeco has a global proven track record in the industry and the response that Pentad has received to the Zeeco product line has The Advanced Management and Engineering Conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-advanced-management-and-engineering-conference http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-advanced-management-and-engineering-conference/comments 2012-08-21T00:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-advanced-management-and-engineering-conference <div id="text-4" class="widget-container widget_text"> <div class="textwidget"> <h2 style="text-align: center">Pentad Associates was an Exhibitor at&nbsp;this years'</h2> <h3 style="text-align: center"><strong>Advanced Facilities Management and Engineering Conference</strong></h3> <p style="text Video: How Miura Boilers Can Save You Money http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/video-how-miura-boilers-can-save-you-money http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/video-how-miura-boilers-can-save-you-money/comments 2011-08-19T12:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/video-how-miura-boilers-can-save-you-money <p>This is a really informative video on the cost savings associated with modular boiler design with Miura.</p> <p><iframe height="345" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/iWIwk2a5T1k" frameborder="0" width="560" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> The Dog Leg Vent Pipe: A Potential Problem for Deaerators http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-dog-leg-vent-pipe-a-potential-problem-for-deaerators http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-dog-leg-vent-pipe-a-potential-problem-for-deaerators/comments 2011-06-07T14:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/the-dog-leg-vent-pipe-a-potential-problem-for-deaerators <p>Thanks to Kansas City Deaerator for providing some of this information</p> <p>Many deaerators in the past have been built with vent piping that protrudes through the water box to the external portion of the heater allowing the oxygen to be eliminated from the deaerator. Many manufacturers provid Boiler Equipment: WARE Providing More to its Customers http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/boiler-equipment-ware-providing-more-to-its-customers http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/boiler-equipment-ware-providing-more-to-its-customers/comments 2011-05-03T09:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/boiler-equipment-ware-providing-more-to-its-customers <p>A good company doesn&rsquo;t just sell you the boiler equipment you want; they help you determine the exact boiler equipment you need. Companies are discovering that now is a great time to replace aging boiler room equipment and revamp their current steam generating boiler room equipment. With in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Information http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/renewable-energy-and-energy-efficiency-information http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/renewable-energy-and-energy-efficiency-information/comments 2011-04-20T09:45:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/renewable-energy-and-energy-efficiency-information <h2><small>DSIRE:&nbsp;A Comprehensive Database for Renewable Energy&nbsp;and Energy Efficiency Incentives</small></h2> <p>The DSIRE web site provides information about renewable energy and energy efficiency incentives and policies in the United States. Relevant incentives and policies established Why Boiler Rental Might be Right for You http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/why-boiler-rental-might-be-right-for-you http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/why-boiler-rental-might-be-right-for-you/comments 2011-02-28T13:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/why-boiler-rental-might-be-right-for-you <p>If you are in need of an industrial boiler you have two choices; buying or renting. Sometimes you need to purchase a unit for long term use. Other times, it may make more sense to rent. When faced with this decision here are some points that may assist you in making the right choice.</p> <p><str Xcel Energy Offering Boiler Efficiency Rebates http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/xcel-energy-offering-boiler-efficiency-rebates http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/xcel-energy-offering-boiler-efficiency-rebates/comments 2011-02-26T05:30:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/xcel-energy-offering-boiler-efficiency-rebates <p>Xcel Energy has significantly increased rebate dollars and added rebates for Commercial heating equipment not previously covered. So now&rsquo;s the time to take advantage of long-term energy savings when reviewing your heating equipment options in 2011.</p> <p><strong><big>Boiler Efficiency Reb Pentad Associates Watching EPA's MACT Compliance Requirements http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/pentad-associates-watching-epa-s-mact-compliance-requirements http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/pentad-associates-watching-epa-s-mact-compliance-requirements/comments 2011-02-25T08:00:00-06:00 Trade Talk http://www.pentadassoc.com/blog/pentad-associates-watching-epa-s-mact-compliance-requirements <p>The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has denied a petition from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for an extension in releasing the MACT boiler rules. The MACT, or Maximum Achievable Control Technology, rules are designed to control the release of toxic air emissions such