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November 23, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
Boiler Replacement Needs: A historic guest house at a Pennsyvania country club required replacement of a steam heating system. At 50 years old, the heating system was nearly as old as the country club and was failing. Facility needs included higher efficiency, longterm cost savings, smart features and increased reliability. Project Installation Date:...
November 2, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
Boiler Replacement Needs: The Mendota, a historic apartment building in Washington, D.C., was heated by a 40-year-old gas steam boiler which fired all day long and never shut off. Building tenants reported that they either didn’t have enough heat or that it was too warm. The cost of natural gas annually had become an enormous expense, and as the heating system...
October 4, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
Zone Types: Multiple Zones with Circulators and VFD DrivesProject Installation Date: 2011Location: Morgantown, WVType of Facility: Civil/MilitaryAge of Facility: 30 years old at time of installationBuilding Size: 150,000 square feetBuilding Load, Heat Loss: 6...
September 30, 2016
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Installing Contractor: GM MechanicalProject Installation Date: 2010Location: Lansdowne, PAType of Facility: Multi-Unit Apartment ComplexAge of Facility: 32 years old at time of installationBuilding Size: 1,297,000 square feetBuilding Load, Heat Loss: 4.4...
September 23, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
Installing Contractor: Falasca MechanicalProject Installation Date: 2011Location: Bridgeton, NJType of Facility: High Rise Apartment BuildingAge of Facility: 45 years old at time of installationBuilding Size: 11-story building with 100 family unitsBuilding Load, Heat...
September 1, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
135 years ago, Isadore and Benjamin Weil opened a modest plumbing business located on Randolph Street in Chicago’s Loop – now a major company you know as Weil-McLain. Since its inception in 1881, we have grown to become a leading designer and manufacturer of hydronic comfort heating systems for residential, commercial and institutional buildings across America.
August 25, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
Boiler Replacement Needs: A medical facility in Chicago, IL needed to replace an old, leaking 1 million BTU atmospheric steel tube boiler that required multiple service calls and was constantly wasting energy.Project Installation Date: September 2015Type of Facility: Medical FacilityName of Building: Presence...
August 11, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
With failing boilers and an inefficient heating system, historic Zion Episcopal Church in Oconomowoc, Wis., needed guidance and help. New, high efficiency condensing boilers from Weil-McLain provided the answer to solve their heating woes.
March 15, 2016
by mniezgoda@weil-...
It is not uncommon for property owners or facility managers to wait until a boiler completely breaks down before replacing the unit. To make things worse, these types of failures happen when there is real need for heat (for instance, a very cold day) and since the failure is unexpected, there are rarely emergency funds allocated to fix the problem.
January 8, 2016
by Weil-McLain
Atkinson's first introduction to Weil-McLain boilers was when he was 16 years old working alongside his father. They spent most of their time replacing other manufacturers' boilers with Weil-McLain cast-iron sectional boilers. Weil-McLain boilers first grabbed his attention because of the specific design of the grooved silicone gaskets; the silicone resisted breakdown and...