Heat Exchangers FAQ

What types of heat exchangers do you make?

Kennedy Tank manufactures shell and tube exchangers for heating or cooling fluids/gasses to precise temperatures. We also design and develop Stainless Steel heat exchangers for applications requiring corrosion resistance and excellent performance.

What compliances do you meet in the manufacture of your heat exchangers?

Our heat exchangers are designed and manufactured to meet the standards of:

  • API 660
  • ASME code
  • TEMA standards

Do you build heat exchangers to meet specific application requirements?

Yes, we can design and manufacture your heat exchanger to meet your precise needs. Our custom engineered heat exchangers provide solutions to the most rigorous heat transfer challenges.

We are experienced and ready to develop your heat exchanger solutions! To learn more, contact us today.

Do you stock heat exchangers?

No, we do not stock heat exchangers, since all of our heat exchangers are customized and developed for specific applications.

What types of materials do you work with in the development of your heat exchangers?

We have developed high value heat exchanger solutions in the following metals and alloys:

  • Hastelloy (Alloy C276)
  • Duplex stainless steel
  • 250 SMo
  • 904L
  • AL6XN
  • Alloy 20
    • Nickel and Nickel Alloys
    • Copper and Copper Alloys

We also have limited capabilities in working with Titanium. To learn more about how Kennedy Tank can meet your heat exchanger needs, contact us today.

Do you do quality assurance testing on your heat exchangers?

Yes, we perform rigorous testing on our heat exchangers to make sure they meet our high performance standards. Our heat exchanger testing  includes:

  • Leak Testing
  • Pressure Testing
  • QC Stamps on all welded/processed material
  • Liquid Penetrant Testing
  • Magnetic Particle Testing
  • Certified Welding Inspection
  • Certified Radiographic Interpretation
  • NACE Coating Inspection
  • Multiple Integrity Tests Performed On All Exchangers

Do you repair heat exchangers?

Yes, Kennedy Tank offers quality heat exchanger repair services. Our experienced team offers you the benefit of Kennedy’s full capabilities in providing reliable heat exchanger repair, to have your process back in operation as quickly as possible.

Do you re-tube heat exchangers?

Yes, we are experienced in the re-tubing of heat exchangers to help you extend the service life of your equipment. We offer you the advantage of complete re-tubing capabilities to get your heat exchangers back in service as soon as possible.

Do you export heat exchangers?

We do provide limited export of our heat exchangers,  primarily to Canada and Mexico.