Glass Lined Distillation Columns
Pfaudler packed glass lined and alloy columns are designed and built to withstand highly corrosive and reactive environments. These columns efficiently handle process operations such as: distillation, absorption, stripping and extraction. Glasteel® packed columns are built to your complete process specifications and designed in accordance with A.S.M.E. Code. Pfaudler columns can also come as part of a custom designed mass transfer system.
Pfaudler Glasteel® columns combine the inert properties of glass with the structural strength of steel. Glass lining offers many advantages over other lining materials:
Glass lined columns are available in:
Pfaudler works closely with various packing suppliers to provide the best random or structured packing solution to your process.
Random packing is available in different sizes and shapes to provide high surface contact area for mass transfer while minimizing pressure drop. Random packing available in various materials of construction such as: fluoropolymers, alloy and ceramic. Selected material is dependent on compatibility with process chemistry. The same design parameters are considered when selecting structured packing.