UK Exchangers Heat Exchanger Service, Repair and Parts

At WCR UK we service, repair and maintain all models of UK Exchangers plate heat exchangers.

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UK Exchangers Heat Exchanger Plates

Need a replacement plate or plate pack for an UK Exchangers heat exchanger? Call us to get a quote.

UK Exchangers Gaskets

At WCR UK, we offer replacement gaskets for all models of UK Exchangers plate heat exchangers. 

UK Exchangers Heat Exchanger Emergency Repair

Do you need emergency support with your UK Exchangers plate heat exchanger? Give us a call for urgent assistance.

UK Exchangers Maintenance and Support

Stay ahead of costly breakdowns with our scheduled maintenance programs for all models of UK Exchangers plate heat exchangers.

WCR UK, Your UK Exchangers Heat Exchanger Service Partners

We specialise in plate heat exchanger repair, maintenance and support for all UK Exchangers plate heat exchanger models. We have service, maintained and repaired UK Exchangers plate heat exchangers for many years, in various industries across many processes and equipment types. It’s safe to say you are in good hands if you choose WCR UK to support your UK Exchangers equipment.

Why Choose UK Exchangers Ltd Heat Exchangers

Opting for UK Exchangers Ltd heat exchangers offers the advantage of expert craftsmanship, high-quality materials, and innovative design.

Each heat exchanger is designed to provide lasting service, even under strenuous industrial conditions.

As an ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 Quality Assured Company, UK Exchangers Ltd surpasses industry standards, offering a versatile range of heat exchangers to suit diverse industry requirements.

Applications of UK Exchangers Ltd Plate Heat Exchangers

UK Exchangers Ltd Heat Exchangers are employed across various sectors, encompassing industrial to marine environments.

Specialising in plate heat exchangers, including brazed and gasketed types, they meet the demands of HVAC systems, food, and dairy processing, hygienic applications, refrigeration units, and use in heat pump installations, solar heating systems, boiler separation, and water heating systems.

UK Exchangers Ltd Heat Exchanger Technology

Leveraging advanced heat exchanger technology, UK Exchangers Ltd ensures efficient heat transfer while keeping the products on either side from mixing – a vital aspect in applications such as separating boiler and process circuits.

The compact and high-efficiency design of their plate heat exchangers reflects UK Exchangers Ltd’s technological expertise and adaptability to diverse application requirements.

UK Exchangers Ltd Gasketed Plate Heat Exchanger Specifications

Equipment Types:

  • Gasketed Plate Heat Exchangers
  • Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers

Frame Types:

  • Painted Steel
  • Stainless Steel

Flow Type:

  • Most models parallel flow

Connection Types:

  • BSP threaded
  • Flanged
  • Hygienic

Gasket Type:

  • All gaskets are a clip-on type

Gasket Materials:

  • Nitrile
  • EPDM
  • Viton®

Chevron Pattern:

  • Variety of chevron angles depending on model type.

Plate Material:

  • 304/316 Stainless Steel
  • Titanium
  • Alloy C276

UK Exchangers Heat Exchanger Installation and Maintenance

Expert installation is crucial, with each type requiring specific setup techniques.

Proper installation involves correct connection alignment and securing a tight seal, while maintenance involves routine inspection and servicing. Particularly, gasketed units can be de-mounted for cleaning and component replacement.

We provide comprehensive onsite and offsite services, including gasket replacement, plate cleaning, pressure tests, and the collection of plate packs or entire heat exchangers from your site. Additionally, we can supply and install new equipment identical to your current systems when required.

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UK Exchangers Heat Exchanger Parts & Services

Spare Parts:

  • Insulation jackets
  • Drip trays
  • Flanged / RJT connections
  • Maintenance tools
  • Stainless steel bolts

On-Site Servicing:

  • Complete Heat Exchanger service, including pressure testing

Off-Site Servicing:

  • Clean, test and re-gasket of plate packs
  • Overhaul of complete Plate Heat Exchanger, including pressure test
  • Collection of plate packs or Plate Heat Exchangers from the site

New Equipment:

  • Supply and installation of identical Plate Heat Exchangers

Site Survey:

  • A free site survey of your plate heat exchangers is available on request.

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All of Manufacturers We Work With

We supply high-quality, reliable parts, gaskets, plates, and new units for all major plate heat exchanger manufacturers, not just the excellent range of UK Exchangers Ltd plate heat exchangers.

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UK Exchangers Ltd Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers Specifications

The UK Exchangers Ltd Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers offer a versatile range with connection sizes including 3/4″, 1″, 1.1/4″, 1.1/2″, and 2″. The plates, crafted from durable AISI 316 stainless steel, resist corrosion and promise long-term reliability. The brazing material is either copper, as standard or nickel for more aggressive applications such as swimming pools.

Advantages of Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers

The brazed plate heat exchangers from UK Exchangers Ltd offer:

  • Competitive purchase price
  • Compact design for space efficiency
  • High thermal efficiency for optimal performance
  • High pressure and temperature ratings for robustness
  • Fully sealed system to prevent leaks

Typical applications

Brazed plate heat exchangers are suitable for a broad range of applications, including:

  • Boiler separation plates
  • Water heating systems
  • Swimming pool heating
  • Solar heating systems
  • Heat pump installations
  • Refrigerant evaporators & condensers
  • Compressed air coolers

WRAS Approval

Their stock range of Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers is WRAS approved, affirming their quality and safety, and they can operate up to a maximum temperature of 100°C.

Nickel brazing

Nickel Brazed units are available for specialised applications where copper is unsuitable, such as swimming pools, laser cooling, de-ionised water systems, ammonia systems, corrosive liquids, methanol gas condensing, and silicone oils.

Accessories

A range of accessories are available to enhance heat exchanger functionality and safety, including:

  • Insulation jackets to reduce energy losses and prevent scalding
  • Connection adaptors for simplified installation
  • Protection filter ball valves to prevent blockages
  • Mounting Brackets / Feet for stable installation
  • Temperature Controllers to adjust kW output/temperature
  • Thermostatic Mixing Valves to prevent scalding

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As a provider of heat exchanger-related services, WCR UK offers a comprehensive range of parts, services, repairs, and maintenance for UK Exchangers Ltd products, ensuring optimal operation and longevity.

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Comparison table for gasketed and brazed plate heat exchangers

Note: "Limited" in this context could mean that while possible, it might not be the most suitable choice for the task or may require certain additional measures. Please contact us for verification.
CharacteristicsGasketed Plate Heat ExchangersBrazed Plate Heat Exchangers
Compact DesignYesYes
High EfficiencyYesYes
Easy MaintenanceYesLimited
Additional PlatesYesNo
Suitable for Hygienic ApplicationsYesLimited
Suitable for Industrial ApplicationsYesYes
Use with SteamYesLimited
High Pressure ToleranceUp to 25 barUp to 30 bar
WRAS ApprovedLimitedYes
MaterialAISI 304/316, Titanium, Alloy C276AISI 316, Copper/Nickel Brazing
Connection TypesBSP threaded, Flanged, Hygienic3/4", 1", 1.1/4", 1.1/2", 2"

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