Air Dryers, Air Preheaters Added to GEA Heat Exchangers Line in North AmericaFor industrial processes seeking air dryers and air preheaters, a long-established heat exchanger provider is bringing a new product to the North American market.

GEA Heat Exchangers has provided European processers with air dryers and air preheaters for process applications in the wood, pulp and paper, gypsum, veneer, biomass and chemical industries as well as waste-to-energy and power plants.

GEA Heat Exchangers, Catoosa, Okla., will offer a range of plain and finned-tube system options, including an aerodynamic elliptical tube. This tube includes roughly three to 10 times less hydraulic friction than round tubes, according to the company, as well as low pressure loss, minimum soiling, high thermal transmittance, low noise level and corrosion protection.