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Global Heat Exchangers Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p098251/Global-Heat-Exchangers-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=HVACThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for Heat Exchangers in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers, Plate and Frame Heat Exchangers (Gasketed PHE, Welded PHE, Brazed PHE, and Other PHE), Air Cooled Heat Exchangers, Cooling Towers, and Other Heat Exchangers. The End-Use markets also analyzed in the report include Chemicals Industry, Fuel Processing, HVAC and Refrigeration, Food and Beverage, Power Generation, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. The report profiles 585 companies including many key and niche players such as Alfa Laval AB, Tranter Inc., Barriquand Technologies Thermiques, Xylem Inc., Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V, GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, Hamon Group, Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers, Hisaka Works, Ltd., Sondex, A/S, SmartHeat Inc., SPX Corporation, Balcke-Dürr GmbH, SPX Cooling Technologies, Inc., ThermaSys Corporation, API Heat Transfer Inc., and Vahterus Oy. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-2Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3Heat Exchangers I-3Analysis by Product Segment I-3Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers I-3Plate Heat Exchangers I-4Air-Cooled Heat Exchangers I-4Cooling Towers I-4Other Heat Exchangers I-4Analysis by End-Use Segment I-4
II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1A Quick Primer II-1Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect II-2Impact of Europe's Debt Crisis: A Review II-2Outlook II-3Key Market Drivers & Trends II-4Developing Countries to Drive Future Growth II-4China Emerges Over the Horizon as One of the Largest HeatExchanger Markets Worldwide II-4Energy Efficiency to Drive Gains in the Heat Exchangers Market II-5Energy Efficiency & Cost Savings Step up Market Opportunitiesfor Compact Heat Exchangers II-6Table 1: Leading Players in the World Compact HeatExchangers Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of SalesRevenues for Alfa Laval, GEA, SWEP International AB, SPXCorporation (APV Brand), HISAKA WORKS, LTD and Others(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7Energy Efficiency Benefits Drive Migration from Shell &-Tubeto Plate Heat Exchangers II-7Modernization & Replacement Needs Spur Demand II-7Energy Efficiency & Eco-Friendliness: Buzzwords for ProductInnovation II-8Technology Innovations: Critical to Market Growth II-8R&D Focus on Material Science Helps Leverage Benefits ofNewer Raw Materials II-9Product Diversification and Optimization Take Precedence inProduct Design II-9Existing and Proposed Nuclear Reactors Drive the Global HeatExchangers Market II-10Table 2: World Nuclear Power Capacity (As of April 2011):Break-Up of Units and Capacity of Operational Nuclear PowerReactors by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11Table 3: Number and Gross Capacity of Under ConstructionNuclear Power Reactors Worldwide (As of October 2011)(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12Table 4: Number and Gross Capacity of Planned ReactorsWorldwide (As of October 2011) (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-13Table 5: Number and Gross Capacity of Proposed Nuclear PowerReactors Worldwide (As of October 2011) (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-14Healthy Outlook for Oil & Gas Bodes Well for the HeatExchangers Market II-15Water Shortages to Drive Demand for Air Cooled Heat Exchangers II-16Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers Face Substitution Threats II-17Environmental Concerns Trigger Innovation in Cooling Towers II-17Hybrid Cooling Towers Expand Presence II-18Round Bottle Cooling Towers in Vogue II-18Heat Exchanger Maintenance Grows in Prominence II-18Competitive Landscape II-19Table 6: Leading Players in World Plate Heat ExchangersMarket (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Sales Revenues forAlfa Laval and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20Table 7: Global Market for Welded Plate Heat Exchangers(2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-202. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-21Introduction II-21Concept of Heat Transfer II-21Cutting Edge Equipment Design Innovations by LummusTechnology, a CB&I Company II-21Helixchanger® II-21Helixchanger - Product Description II-21Helitower® II-22Helifin® II-22Twisted Tube® type S&T: An advanced shell-and-tube design byKoch Heat Transfer Co, LP II-22Advantages of Twisted Tube Type S&T II-23Higher Thermal & Hydraulic Performance II-23Higher Thermal Effectiveness II-23Lower Fouling & Cleanability II-23Elimination of Vibration II-23Product Groups II-23Direct Contact Exchangers II-24Regenerators II-24Recuperators II-24Product Types II-24Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers II-24U-Tube Heat Exchangers II-24Straight Tube Heat Exchangers II-24Tube in Tube Heat Exchangers II-24Other Tubular Exchangers II-25Finned Tube Exchangers II-25Double-Pipe Exchangers II-25Bayonet Exchangers II-25Compact Heat Exchangers II-25Advantages II-25Costs II-25Types II-26Plate and Frame Heat Exchangers II-26Gasketed Plate and Frame Heat Exchangers II-26Advantages II-27Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers II-27Welded Plate Heat Exchangers II-28Semi-Welded Plate Heat Exchangers II-28All Welded Plate Heat Exchangers II-28New Designs II-28Limitations II-29Air Cooled Heat Exchangers II-29Cooling Towers II-29Other Heat Exchangers II-29Finned Coil Heat Exchangers II-29Plate Finned Heat Exchangers II-30Heat Recovery Systems II-30Waste Heat Boilers II-30Regenerators and Recuperators II-30Heat Pipes II-30Scrapped Surface Heat Exchangers II-30