Category Archives: heat exchanger tubes

Getting the Job Done!

Ameritube recently completed an order of 4,665 pieces C44300 Admiralty Brass 3/4″ x .065″ MW x 30′. The job was partially made overseas. Our customer, was price sensitive but was looking for a way to minimize the risk.  Ameritube offered … Continue reading

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Know Your Eddy Current!!!

  Eddy Current Defects “In the Eye of The Beholder” The defect below was found on a tube that was used for a MIL-T-16420k application, for a supplier to the defense department.  On the bottom right, you can see these … Continue reading

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Ameritube receives ISO 9001 Certification!

Ameritube, founded in 2004, has received ISO 9001:2008 certification.  Our new certificate can be viewed here. A supplier of copper and steel tubing located in Hillsboro, TX Ameritube is dedicated to providing the highest quality tubing products.  The following alloys … Continue reading

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New US steel plant nears site selection

By Ed Crooks in New York Tenaris, the Luxembourg-based steel tube manufacturer, is close to a decision on a site for its new $1.5bn US plant in the Gulf of Mexico region, in the latest sign of the revival in … Continue reading

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An unconventional bonanza | The Economist

An unconventional bonanza | The Economist. According to this recent Economist article, new sources of natural gas could transform the world’s energy markets. http://www.economist.com/node/21558432

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B&W plans for up to six small modular nuclear reactors in letter of intent with TVA

Bill McCollum, TVA’s Chief Operating Officer, said, “We recognize the unique benefits that small modular reactor technology can present to the nuclear industry in the areas of economics and safety. Successful deployment of small reactor technology will increase the options … Continue reading

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SONGS tube wear data released

According to data submitted by SCE to the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC, most of the wear, or tube wall thinning, was less than 20%. This, it says, “is far below the 35% wall-thinning limit,” which would require that the … Continue reading

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Recommendation Letter: University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI)

Ameritube delivered C44300 5/8″ x .049″ AW heat exhanger tubing for a small heat exchanger part of a larger Norwalk compressor.  The quick delivery, attentive service and dedication to quality was noticed by University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI). Ameritube … Continue reading

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New Pilger Machine Installation

Ameritube is committed to constant improvement of our plant and equipment to deliver the most cost effective value added solutions to our customers.  The manufacturing of C70600 Copper Nickel 90/10, C71500 Copper Nickel 70/30, brass and copper tubing relies on … Continue reading

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What Are Heat Exchangers on Vimeo

 What Are Heat Exchangers on Vimeo on Vimeo A great quick understanding on heat exchangers, check it out.

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