Kelly Paffel and the Swagelok Energy Team are worldwide authorities in steam and condensate systems.

Steam and Condensate Leakage – Cost and Solutions

Steam and condensate leaks cost industrial plants millions of dollars in lost energy, while concurrently increasing emissions, creating safety hazards, and lowering the reliability of plant operations. 

Steam leaks result in the loss of both latent and sensible energy.  While plant personnel would be well advised to pay attention to all utility losses, greater attention should be paid to the costs and problems associated with those losses related to steam. 

Read the full fact sheet on the SEA’s Best Practice


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