VAP EL

From 16 to 360 kW – 400V three-phase – 50Hz

The VAP EL model Electric Steam Boiler uses electrical energy to boil water and produce steam for process heating. The configuration of an electric boiler ensures high efficiency and an affordable heating process. This type of steam boiler can be a very good solution to meet your process heating requirements, especially in places where electricity is a readily available and low-cost resource. It is also convenient because its overall size means it does not need a lot of space for installation.

Babcock Wanson provides a wide selection of electric boiler solutions that can be adapted to our customers’ needs. The electric boiler has been designed to operate in diverse process industries, such as food processing, drying, chemical, cosmetic, pharmaceutical and food industries, in fact any industry that needs steam and has an economic source of electrical power or cannot install a fossil fuel fired traditional boiler.

Standard 4.5, 7 or 8.5 barg maximum working pressure with higher pressures available on demand.

Simple Installation

  • The electric boiler is simple to install and requires no space for fuel storage or complicated gas piping
  • The construction is robust and ensures safe operation and long life
  • Fully integrated and factory tested control system provides a simple and reliable operation
  • Fully certified by Babcock Wanson in accordance with the PED for operation throughout Europe

High Efficiency

  • The boiler starts quickly on demand and reacts well to change of load. Steam can be produced in a matter of minutes depending on the capacity of the boiler
  • No waste of energy. The heat loss on the heating process is minimum
  • Efficiency approaching 100% with only minor standing losses

Environmental Friendly

  • Electric boiler produces no waste combustion gases and provide substantial environmental advantages and very low overall emissions
  • Electric boiler runs quietly
  • Precise control of steam pressure with multi stage and fully modulating input of power

Full Range of Ancillary Equipment

  • Water treatment equipment and service
  • Feed Water Tanks & Babcock Wanson pressurised and atmospheric Thermal Deaerators
  • Pressure Reducing Stations & Steam Control Valves
  • Full turnkey design and installation service
  • Commissioning and full AfterSales service

VAP EL Electric Boiler Series

Type
VAP EL
Steam (kg/h) water at 70°C Steam Pressure (bar) Power (kW) Water capacity (l) Weight (kg) Width (mm) Height (mm) Length (mm)
16 43 4.5 16 16 74 450 1000 650
24 58 4.5 or 7 60 53.5 113 830 570 830
60 87 4.5, 7 or 8.5 60 53.5 113 830 570 830
120 115 4.5, 7 or 8.5 120 2 x 55 288 980 1160 1150
180 173 4.5, 7 or 8.5 180 3 x 53.5 405 950 1670 1160
240 231 4.5, 7 or 8.5 240 4 x 55 580 1980 1160 2350
360 289 4.5, 7 or 8.5 360 6 x 53.5 810 1980 1670 2350