Fresh water at inlet preheated to 45 deg C before introduction into the hot water tank; heat gain of 20 deg C for 10m3 of water.
Complete recovery of flash steam and condensate.
Approximately 400 kg / hr flash steam reutilised; motive steam consumption reduced.
Steam savings of 0.4 tonne / hour in the glove line.
0.4m3 / hr fresh water saved.
Energy-saving of USD 36,008 per annum.