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What Are The Most Common Problems Affecting Closed Water Systems?

What Are The Most Common Problems Affecting Closed Water Systems?

Closed systems, such as heating and cooling circuits, rarely fail due to corrosion and leakage; most failures are due to an accumulation of sediment causing blockages, poor heat distribution or dissipation, boiler and valve failures. These problems reduce the performance of the system, waste energy, increase maintenance costs and contribute to the early failure of plant and components. So, what kind of treatment options can be used?…

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No Need to Compromise on Resource Efficiency When It Comes to Water Treatment

No Need to Compromise on Resource Efficiency When It Comes to Water Treatment

This article first appeared in the June issue of Building Services and Environmental Engineer (BSEE) Magazine. Mick Pratt, commercial director, Water, Built Environment Services, SOCOTEC, explores how duty holders of commercial and other public buildings can ensure water systems in their care not only meet safety requirements but also boost resource efficiency.…

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