IBC Heating Jackets : Caramel Heating
Published 17 Mar 2017
T&D’s online library of IBC & Drum Heating applications is now updated to include the following : caramel heating stored in IBC’s in a hazardous area location for the food and beverage industry.
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Specified Product Solution : LMK Inteliheat Hazardous Area IBC Containers.
HEATING JACKET TYPE
- IBC ✓
- Safe Area
- Hazardous Area (Zone 1 & Zone 2) ✓
HEATING FLUID, MEDIUM, CONTENTS
- Petrochemicals (Solvents, Detergents, Adhesives, Other)
- Food Ingredients (Liquid, Powdered, Granulated) ✓ – Caramel
Did you know?
Caramel is produced by heating sugar slowly to around 170ºC when the molecules break down and re-form into compounds with the characteristic colour and flavour of caramel. At low temperatures caramel solidifies.
caramel HEATING APPLICATION
- Frost Protection
- Reduce Viscosity ✓
- Temperature Maintenance
- Low Temperature Heating (0-20 degrees Celsius)
- Medium Temperature Heating (21-50 degrees Celsius)
- High Temperature Heating (50 degrees Celsius+)
Notes : the outdoor storage conditions for the IBC containers with exposure to freezing temperatures combined with a hazardous area (potentially explosive atmosphere) location required an ATEX certified heating solution.
HEATING JACKET VOLTAGE
- 110 Volt
- 230 Volt ✓
- Low Voltage
HEATING APPLICATION : DRUM, IBC, TANK OR VESSEL
- 25 Litres
- 50 Litres
- 105 Litres
- 205 Litres
- 1000 Litres ✓
- Stainless Steel
- Plastic ✓
HEAT UP TEMPERATURE
- 0-5 degrees Celsius
- 5-20 degrees Celsius
- 20-50 degrees Celsius ✓
- 50-70 degrees Celsius
- 70+ degrees Celsius
- N/A (Frost Protection)
HEAT UP TIME REQUIREMENT
- 0-4 Hours
- 4-12 Hours
- 12-24 Hours ✓
- 24-48 Hours
- N/A (Frost Protection)
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