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Double Pipe Heat Exchangers

A double pipe heat exchanger is made up of a narrow tube that is mounted inside another larger tube. Fluids flow through these different pipes to create a heating effect. This type of heat exchanger is commonly used in various industrial settings, such as:

  • Power Stations
  • Chemical Plants
  • Petrochemical Plants
  • Petroleum Refineries
  • Natural Gas Processing
  • Sewage Treatment Facilities

Double Pipe Heat ExchangersWhat to Know About Double Pipe Heat Exchangers

This type of heat exchanger is best suited for industrial chemical plants. It’s also known as a jacked pipe, concentric pipe, hairpin, or a jacketed U-tube heat exchanger. This function gives it a variety of uses in an industrial chemical plant, making it a valuable asset to your facility.

Simplicity & Functionality for Small Industries

In many industries, double pipe heat exchangers are the most simple and affordable type of heat exchanger. They’re economical to maintain and are user-friendly in their no-frills design. For these reasons and more, they have been a popular choice for small industries across the nation. However, business owners should be aware that though they are cost-effective, they’re not as efficient as shell, tube, or plate heat exchangers. Therefore, if you’re operating a large industry, we might recommend other types of heat exchangers over a double pipe model.

MMI Tank: Building Anything, Anywhere, & When You Want It.

At MMI Tank, we can build you a heat exchanger that will fit your facility. We can also repair your current heat exchanger or retrofit it to a new facility. We can even disassemble your shop, move it across the country, and rebuild it in a new facility. Let us help you install a dependable double pipe heat exchanger to maximize your productivity.

Dave Cooper

General Manager

Dave has more than 40 years in the business. He's Responsible for management for industrial, chemical, commercial, tenant improvements, site development, writes project proposals, contracting, stormwater pollution prevention, hiring, firing training and more.

Started with MMI in 2009 as Tank Division Manager
Senior Project Manager since 2014.
General Manager from 2015 to present.

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