Given the fact that a technical productdatasheet gives merely a statique image , we would also like to give you a clearer view on the application possibilities via our realized projects. You will notice that our solutions are operative in numerous sectors and for a variety of projects. Couldn’t find a project similar to yours? Don’t hesitate to contact us and we will certainly be able to work out a solution for you.
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We deliver 1000 aluminum heating mats per year at a butter producing company. These mats supply 1400W at 230V and are used to heat up IBC containers.
DIRAC has developed and delivered a cast heater suitable for heating up a N2 gas flow.
The cast heater is in the first place developed to heat up seal gas at high pressures and low flow rates.
For the heating of demineralized water, for use in automatic car wash at the site of a car manufacturer, we installed a circulation heater of 80kW working on 3x400V.
To prevent cars from slipping down the ramps of this parking garage, we used SiPCP heating cable which was attaced to chicken wire and the casted in the concreet ramp.
At a doctors private practice, the driveway has been traced with ramp heating
To keep the entrance of this private residence accessible during winter time, we installed 4 heated drive lanes.
To dry sand paint on wall panels, we used an infrared drying oven.
In order to keep the stairways of subways frost free, our customer installed electrical heating cables.
Heat tracing of a bunker with the purpose of keeping it frost-free.
For a producer of insulating material, there was a need for heating in his production process to optimize the attachment process of a foil to the insulation.
For a waste management company we have equipped the driveway towards the weighbridge with MI heating cable.
To get a temperature of more than 400°C in a reactor vessel, in the shortest time period possible, we designed a solution with heating collars.
For this driveway we worked with 2 heated lanes. 5,2kW per lane has been installed.
To be able to maintain a pleasant temperature in an electrical powerplant during shut down, we installed 2 groups of 200 kW electrical circulation heaters.
For the heating of a process pipe, we have applied RP heating elements on high load with heat-resistant paste.
Infrabel (the Belgium Railways) is a DIRAC Industries customer for more than 30 years now. The renewed 4-yearly contract confirms Infrabel’s confidance in the years of experience built up by DIRAC Industries.
4 drive lanes had to be placed on the ramp for 3 parking levels.
To heat up this reactor vessel to 200°C in a short time, we applied a solution with heating collars.
This industrial insulated heating batterie of 270kW was built to warm up large storage silos in the port of Antwerp, in order to keep the products free of ambient air condensation.
DIRAC Industries also specializes in detecting and repairing defect driveway heating systems. This is done by means of IR thermography.
In order to keep aluminum plates from a laboratory installation at a temperature of 50°C, we used 8 silicone mats.
The mineral insulated heating cable is fixed with straps and covered with aluminium for a good dissipation of the heat and a good support of the insulation.
Five students academical master in industrial sience biochemistry and elektromechanic who had as a bachelor test, “the building of a micor brewery”, could count on the help of DIRAC Industries for the sponsoring of heating elements and a fully equipped control panel.
In the petrochemical industry, MI cable is used in ATEX zone T1 (450°C) to compensate heat losses on piping.
The customer wanted to create a mobile closable tank for heating lubricating oil. After heating the oil to a certain temperature, it can be drained.
Heating of the ramp of a parking garage on the town square of Sint-Niklaas. To prevent cars from slipping down the slope in wintertime, this ramp has been heat-traced.
Tracing of pipelines in a cogeneration plant. The pipelines have to be kept frost-free and the cable must be able to withstand temperatures of more than 450°C.
To protect plants sensitive to frost, these mats are placed under the roots inside planters.
During renovations, the residents of this house also expressed their wish to be able to profit more from their covered terrace.
Ramp heating projects are always calculated according to the technical aspects of the project and the specific needs of the customer
When a project was started to renew the existing driveway, there was also decided to keep it snow- and icefree by means of electrical outdoor floorheating.
To keep the connection in slope between the parking and hospital entrance snow- and ice free, the DIRAC Industries outdoor floor heating system was selected.
For the rehabilitation/discontinue of nuclear reactors in the Chernobyl nuclear power plant a process heater of 19kW with associated control is used.
A manufacture of musli bars needed to warm up syrup to a certain temperature. The original heating in the drum was functional for 10 years before falling out. Buying of a new drum was very expensive, so he chose to repair the original one.
For the compensation of thermal bridges in a large-scale renovation project, we applied self-regulating heating cable.
The project involves the keeping warm of a boiler installation in an incinerator. The system operates at 220°C. All parts are held at 120°C minimum.
A duct that has to be kept on a temeprature of 100°C is here heated with silicone heating mats, similar to those used in the tankcontainer sector.
In the production of biodiesel, the temperature of the pipes and the reactor must be carefully controlled.
To keep the piping on a platform in the North Sea free of frost, we installed selfregulating tracing ribbon.
To avoid condensation in a powder filter, we installed heating on the lower part of the filter. The mineral insulated heating cable is fixed with straps and covered with aluminium.
For the tracing of pipelines in ATEX T4 zone, we have installed selfregulating heating cable SRME.
For the tracing on a pipeline between storage tanks in the « Bottlec », we applied 6 km of SFM constant wattage cable.
To sterilize collected biological contaminated hospital waste, a sterilization tank is used.
To sterilize medical waste, this transport system has been equiped with electrical heating.
For a customer in the pharmaceutical sector, we installed tracing with plug connections. The installation can easily be dismounted.
We have used heating collars in all shapes and sizes to heat up nuclear waste that is processed in a funnel-shaped recipient.
In order to keep the walk way to an ATM of a bank free from snow and ice, we applied heating cables in a dry-concrete bed under the concrete clincker.
For a shipbuilding company, we installed a 4kW insulated circulation heater for oil on a hand truck.
For a dutch enterprise, operational in the industry and offshore industry, we developped an immersion heater on flange with an output of 18kW at 400V tri.
When something needs to be heated, there’s also a need for temperature measurement and control. That’s why DIRAC Industries also has a team of experts that works out the perfect measurement and safety solution for your project.
For a large producer of textile floor coverings, we developped an overside immersion heater of 48kW for the heating of water in a vessel.
In order to keep 2 weigh bridges of 129m² for trucks free of snow and ice, we applied DIRAC heating cable in the concrete.