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Power Generation

Tranter plate heat exchangers are improving thermal management and economy in both fossil-fired and nuclear stations. Compact size, trusted-quality products and ease of maintenance make them an attractive choice for new construction, retrofits or capacity expansions. Tranter compact heat exchangers are a perfect fit in heating/condensing, liquid, gas or two-phase operations where reliability, safety and uptime are important considerations.

Tranter Heat Exchanger product range for power generation

Tranter Plate Heat Exchangers.

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The HEI is acknowledged worldwide as the leading standards development organization for heat exchange in the Power Generation market.




Whatever your critical heat exchanger duties in power station system design or unit replacement needs:

  • Combined cycle steam generation as heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs}

  • Heat recovery from hot, corrosive flue gases

  • Isolation cooling of critical components

  • Turbogenerator lube oil and stator bar cooling

  • Nuclear reactor steam generator cooling 

  • Wide-ranging heat recovery duties

Tranter offers a range of plate heat exchangers and welded plate heat exchangers proven under the most demanding power station operating conditions. Leading energy companies choose Tranter for high-performance plate technology that optimizes thermal and hydraulic design for the best blend of money-saving benefits:

  • Reduced weight and footprint

  • Peak economy in both installed cost and life-cycle operation

  • Outstanding load-following response and performance

  • Minimal maintenance requirements

  • Superior resistance to corrosion and fouling

Detailed Application Engineering And Documentation


For heat exchanger units in critical service, Tranter can provide all major types of calculations and stability analysis, including motion load, wind load, seismic load, nozzle load and even detailed finite element analysis calculations if required. A dedicated Document Control Department produces documents in accordance with the most stringent of customer requirements.

Tranter fabricates in accordance with all major design codes, specifically ASME Section VIII Division 1 with U stamp, PED 97/23/EU with CE stamp and API 662 / ISO 15547. All Tranter manufacturing centers worldwide are certified according to ISO 9001:2000. Tranter is also a member of the Heat Exchanger Institute, HEI, which is acknowledged worldwide as the leading heat transfer standards development organization to the power generation market.

Global Service Coverage

Efficient operation is the key to optimum return of investment. Service centers located worldwide are ready to assist with OEM plates, gaskets, assembled plate packs, cleaning services and replacement units. Tranter sources systems in easy range of power generating stations, minimizing lead-time and freight for accommodating tight project schedules. With Tranter authorized service, you can always be sure that you get the right gaskets, the right plates and our OEM Guarantee. This ensures that the heat exchanger fulfils the original standards as well as the new common European Pressure Vessel Code, PED (Pressure Equipment Directive) highlighting the use of genuine parts regarding health and safety requirements.