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Case Study:

Increase saving by optimising processes in pharmaceutical manufacturing


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Customer Details
A pharmaceuticals and healthcare company in Thailand
Problems
- Excessive blow down

- Low condensate recovery factor

- Flash steam not recovered 
Objective
To optimise processed in the cooking, syrup, preparatory and mixing section to ensure maximum savings for all utilities
Solution
A detailed survey of the boiler house and process area by the Forbes Marshall team to identify gaps in the steam and condensate system.

Replacement of electrical pump and condensate tank with Forbes Marshall FLASHJETTM pump and condensate recovery meter
Benefits
- Complete recovery of condensate and flash steam

- No leakage from steam traps

- LPG consumption reduced by 140 kg/day

- Water consumption reduced by 411840 ltrs/annum

- Energy savings of USD 27,700 per annum