Regular cooling tower chemical treatment service is an essential step in reducing the need for costly repairs, preventing pathogens and improving your cooling tower efficiency.
As your cooling tower water treatment company we will implement and manage:
- Corrosion control
- Scale/deposit build up
- Microbiological control
- Freeze Protection
- System Cleanings
Cooling Tower Chemical Treatment
Global Water Technology offers a variety of services from descaling to cooling tower cleaning, we have you covered! Our treatments are formulated using industry standard chemical formulations and blends
Cooling Tower Descaler
- No matter the deposit our deep array of corrosion inhibitors, dispersants and polymers will boost your cooling tower efficiency
- Use florescent dye to trace the flow of your system and identify areas of improvement
Biological Control Treatments:
- GWT offers a wide array of oxidizing and non-oxidizing biocides for implementation in cooling tower water treatment applications. GWT will select the product or combination of products that best protects against biofilms and water borne pathogens. Some notable biocides in our arsenal include:
- Bromicide Tablets by BWA Water Additives
- Industrial Strength Bleach or 12.5% Sodium Hypochlorite Solution
- BroMax, a stabilized liquid bromine biocide based on active ingredients of sodium bromide and sodium hypochlorite, by EnviroTech
- Other Stabilized Products such as Justeq07 by Justeq LLC
- Non-oxidizing biocides such as Bellacide355, Bellacide350, Isothiazoline, and Glutaraldehyde
- Perasan A, a hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid solution, by EnviroTech
- Achieved through running inhibited propylene glycol through tower coils to coat interior metal for winter lay-up.
- Our glycols come in any percent mixture with or without inhibitors.
- We also offer greenER alternatives to the standard glycols on the market.
Cooling Tower Descaler
- GWT provides inhibited cleaning compounds that penetrate deposit build up and scale on heat transfer surfaces.
- Treatments come in powdered or liquid form and can be applied in various ways such as sump, pump, or direct application.
Cooling Tower Passivisation
- Before commissioning a new cooling tower it is important to passivate or pre-treat the metal in order to maximize the useful life of the system.
- Passivation helps combat the “white-rust” phenomena affecting galvanized systems.
- Passivation procedures include a pre-cleaning to remove dirt or remaining manufacturing debris and a pre-filming treatment to create a corrosion barrier.
- Passivation is also suggested after any deep chemical or acid cleanings of equipment.
- We offer highly concentrated products specifically designed for passivation as well as pre-cleaning formulations to increase your cooling tower efficiency!
Cooling Tower Chemical Tracing
- We can add trace amounts of fluorescent dye to any of our blends for the purpose of real-time monitoring of inhibitors in cooling towers.
- This tracing method must be tied in to the control system using a fluorometer.
- Another option is using molybdenum in trace amounts for testing with a portable calorimeter.
Seasonal Cooling Lay-Up and Start Up Treatments
- Cooling tower lay-up/start-up is essential to the general up keep of cooling equipment. Draining down systems should never be the only step for winterization. Over the course of a cooling season many factors may contribute to accumulation of debris in the equipment such open air contaminants, construction debris, or interruption of treatment program. Therefore it is important to use a lay-up treatment with mild cleaning characteristics. Our lay-up treatment programs both clean and provide a protective coating on the metals of cooling systems before winter lay-up.
- Start-Up is just as important. After spending an entire winter weathering the harsh elements, it is important to pre-treat the cooling equipment before starting up the equipment.
- GWT offers green formulated water treatments to aid customers achieve higher efficiencies and better use utilities.
- Green inhibitors are more biodegradable, require less energy to manufacture, and allow higher cycles of concentration.
- Higher cycles of concentration means using water more efficiently and making-up less water.
- These formulations are also less toxic to humans and the environment.
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Why Choose GWT?
- Minority Owned
- Environmentally Responsible
- Cost Conscious
- Technical Expertise
- Progressive Approach