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Another successful project completed in Upstate NY

June 29, 2017

IFCO recently completed a project to upgrade an SSI Multiple Hearth Furnace in upstate New York. We supplied IFCO special-shape drop holes, new hearths, new burners, a centershaft section, arms, teeth and a top bearing. We also provided 13 new burner control panels and 1 combustion control panel. Following installation, IFCO provided training for the employees in this waste water treatment plant. Pictured below is IFCO engineer Tim Quandt conducting classroom training and field training with the employees on-site.

State-of-the-Art Combustion Control Panels Supplied to Wastewater Customer

February 21, 2017

IFCO recently supplied 13 state-of-the-art combustion control panels to a wastewater customer. These shipped factory-tested directly from IFCO’s UL Listed panel shop. 

Another Successful MHF Installation in Europe!

November 2, 2016

Pictured below is another successful MHF installation in Europe! Not only was the final product a great achievement for IFCO, but it was also completed in a timely fashion. Installation was 10 months from Contract to Production.

IFCO Continues Membership with Contractor Prequalification Sites

September 8, 2016

Many of IFCO's customers are utilizing prequalification services for the contractors they hire. IFCO maintains membership with ISNetworld, BROWZ, and Avetta (formerly known as PICS), along with other smaller prequalification programs. 

IFCO continues to provide MACT training

August 23, 2016

Pictured below is IFCO's Mike Hilton, providing MACT training for employees of a wastewater treatment plant. IFCO has performed six MACT compliance upgrade projects in the last year. Program evaluations have shown excellent ratings for our recent trainings!

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Trench Rehabilitation

August 9, 2016

IFCO also specializes in polymer concrete applications engineered specifically for:  floor resurfacing, creating pitch or slope in process areas, column and pump pad rebuilds/repairs, trench rehabilitations, etc.

Trowel Down Epoxy Mortar Specialists

July 20, 2016

The employees at IFCO also specialize in trowelable epoxy mortar applications. Previous applications have been engineered for chemical plants, pulp and paper, pharmaceutical, and the power industry. IFCO has completed applications in these facilities all over the country.

Another Quality MHF Heads to the Docks for Export

June 28, 2016

IFCO continues to expand it's international sales. The picture below features rabble arms and teeth on their way to Europe! 

Power Plant Rehab

June 15, 2016

Below is an example of IFCO's specialty lining systems. This one is an ultra-high strength, wear-resistant, carbon-reinforced system. When finished, it was 3 times stronger than the metal tank in its original condition. 

 

IFCO stays current with safety training

June 9, 2016

IFCO continues to stay current with the safety standards applicable to our industry.  Just recently, employees completed a 10 hour OSHA refresher course, and IFCO is also incorporating MSHA training into its annual training. IFCO wants to be sure that employees are always up-to-date on the proper safety procedures and safety equipment relevant to their duties. 

 

 

IFCO begins project in China

March 1, 2016

Industrial Furnace is very excited to begin a new project in China.  Pictured are workers unloading and assembling a Vertical Shaft Kiln Process Control System engineered by IFCO.  Logistics for these parts as well as all related items for construction of this VSK are provided by the team at Industrial Furnace Company. Currently we have projects underway not only in the US, but also in Turkey, Greece, Ireland, Austria, Saudi Arabia, India and Canada.

IFCO Performs System Optimization for Sludge Burning

December 16, 2015

IFCO  has recently been providing more companies with complete system optimization for both Multiple Hearth Furnaces and Fluidized Bed Incinerators. The scope of services includes data gathering, visual inspections of current incinerators, operations staff interviews and monitoring, and a complete summary report of the findings. The summary report includes an assessment of the existing system and an evaluation of any process or configuration variations with regard to how they might negatively impact the Plant’s operations and maintenance. The reports also address the level of effort and steps required to optimize the Incinerator to its peak performance levels and, if necessary, bring the equipment up to current standards and codes. 

IFCO's Pride in Helping the Rochester Community

October 1, 2015

IFCO is proud to reach out to the Rochester Community and has provided support to many local organizations.

For the past 3 1/2 years, IFCO supported Steel Lillies, a non-profit group created in memory of Tiffany Lill to raise funds and awareness for Sarcoma/Cancer Research. 

Max Lill, Jr. co-chaired a commitee that designed and built the Greater Rochester Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Monroe County was so thankful for his work that they named the entrance street to the Memorial "Max Lill Drive" in his honor.

For many years, the Lill Family has also supported Holy Childhood, a non-profit organization designed to assist those with with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Industrial Furnace Company’s Technical Director Mike Hilton Recognized in TPO Magazine For Expertise in Incinerator Training

July 2, 2015

Treatment Plant Operator (TPO) magazine recognizes IFCO's Mike Hilton for his expertise in hands-on training at the Atlantic County Utilities Authority. Hilton worked with the plant's operators to help them increase performance. Click the link below to read the full article.

TPO Magazine Article

Asia Welcomes Industrial Furnace Company

May 14, 2015

IFCO is pleased to announce that it has expanded its Shaft Kiln Business into Northern China's Mining Industry. Below is a picture showing Mike Hilton from Industrial Furnace Company signing a contract with a local mining company.