Alpha3 provides professional engineering, consulting & energy assessment expertise to the chemical and refining industries.

Alpha3 is committed to excellence in all our endeavors. Our consultants and partner companies draw on many years of education, experience and practical knowledge. Alpha3 engages our clients at the early stges of energy or capital project planning and development to assure the delivery of highly successful projects. Alpha3 not only employs industry best practices, but we also assist our clients to better understand and define those practices.
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April 12, 2012
Alpha3 has been supporting several of our industrial refining clients in the Midwest by identifying real opportunities within their plants towards reducing energy usage. One of our main areas of focus in this regard deals with both process and combustion air pre-heat. Far too many heaters are consuming fuel that is unnecessary when ample pre-heat is generally available. This is especially true where heaters are constantly demonstrating very high (750F and higher) stack temperatures.