Boiler Maintenance – R.F. MacDonald Co.

Low NOx Burner Retrofit at Northern CA Winery


R.F. MacDonald Co. completes a low NOx burner retrofit on a glycol heater used to sterilize winemaking equipment at a Northern CA winery Hot Water should be 180 degrees for use in sanitation. Due to boiler regulations in the Bay Area, R.F. MacDonald Co. was called to upgrade a Cleaver-Brooks Flextube process hot water boiler,...


RFMCO Replaces Boiler Tubes on Steam Locomotive


Many theme parks include steam locomotives for their visitors and after years of enjoyable use, the train will require tube repair maintenance The RFMCO Santa Fe Springs office completed major repair to a theme park's steam locomotive. This is a high profile train that is used every day in the park. The boiler service job...


RFMCO Offers Boiler Plant Optimization Site Assessments


Boiler plant operations personnel should conduct site assessments to discover potential gaps in existing operations and learn the latest boiler industry standards A boiler plant optimization site assessment is a high-level review of a boiler plant that provides guidance on expected world-class standards of an optimized boiler plant. The BPO identifies four target areas, including...


A Quick Guide to Routine Boiler Service, Maintenance


Add years to a boiler’s life and save thousands of dollars through reliable, efficient operation According to a study conducted by the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI), poor maintenance (typically low water safety issues) causes most boiler incidents. If there is not a boiler room operator on staff, contact R.F. MacDonald...


Prometha Boiler Monitoring Nomination

Cleaver-Brooks Prometha Connected Boiler Solutions monitoring technology has been nominated as the Most Valuable Product of 2020 by Consulting Specifying Engineer magazine Ideal for any industry, Prometha offers users the ability to remotely monitor boiler systems from anywhere, which is important during large-scale disruptions such as COVID-19. More importantly, Prometha sends an alert when a...