The AquaHeater Plus Smart
Inexpensive hot water for smaller laundries!
Hot water exactly as you need it, heated with high efficiency*
Ideal for washer extractors in small or medium sized laundries
Gas-fired, available for different gas types
Big process flexibility thanks to integrated hot water buffer
Efficiency gains when used as a hot fill for your washer extractor
No more steam generation and distribution losses if using a steam boiler
Trouble-free installation at point of use
No fuss maintenance
Modest investment, big savings thanks to high efficiency
* >99% efficiency, CE approved, tested by KIWA, the Dutch test institute
The most efficient water heating!
SMART HOT WATER FOR LAUNDRIES
Why it’s special!
An AquaHeater Plus Smart to suit your specific laundry situation – range available, 80kW, 120kW and 180kW
Capacity examples: 4.8 m³/h when heating water of 10°C to 40°C, or capacity of 2.4 m³/h when heating 10°C water to 70°C.
Hot water buffering for smooth performance during peak demand, 450 litres or 720 litres
Compact design with footprint of just 1.75m² and on a handy raised platform
High-efficiency gas technology makes better use of energy inputs than electric or steam heating systems
Modulating heater operation adapts dynamically to avoid ‘overshoot’ when close to maximum temperature
Completely pre-assembled and pre-tested for quick and easy installation
Can be further customised to laundry needs
More than 500 laundries like you are already saving every day with our proven technology
What is the AquaHeater Plus Smart?
What it does
The AquaHeater Plus Smart heats up fresh water for use in washer extractors (eg as a hot fill). For instance, the AquaHeater Plus Smart will heat up to 2.4 m³/h, from 10°C to 70°C. The integrated buffer tank stores any hot water that is not immediately needed. This water can be used whenever required, a feature that ensures a smooth hot water supply even during peaks in demand. The high quality tank insulation ensures minimal standing heat losses from the buffer tank. The AquaHeater Plus Smart is compact so it can generally be positioned exactly where the hot water is needed, giving a flexible, decentral system without the heat losses of big central systems and at a fraction of the cost. If you currently heat your water electrically, then you will be surprised to see how much you can save by (pre)heating your fresh water using gas technology.
Your fresh water is now (pre)heated efficiently and inexpensively for use in your washer extractor(s). Ongoing high costs associated with electrical heating or steam generation and distribution losses are a thing of the past. The buffer tank offers hot water supply flexibility. Should demand increase significantly, then an extra AquaHeater Plus Smart is easily added to expand capacity. All these features add up to a performance boost with greatly increased flexibility and lower costs. Gas water heating offers large benefits for a modest investment.
How it works
The heart of the AquaHeater Plus Smart is state-of-the-art Dutch gas burner technology. The burner modulates automatically as demand fluctuates, so that the gas used at any given moment is only exactly as much as needed. No extra heat is wasted in temperature ‘overshoot’. The condensing technology in the heater yields efficiency levels of 99% (gas use) compared to levels between 50% and 80% in traditional steam boilers. This technology has been used in the Netherlands for a number of decades, the AquaHeater Plus Smart puts the very best of this know-how to work in an adaptation specifically for smaller textile laundries. The insulated tank, which is an integral part of the AquaHeater Plus Smart, offers a buffer of hot water at exactly the required temperature so that any fluctuations in demand are smoothly dealt with. No need to wait for hot water anymore. A graphic display shows operators exactly what is happening, real time. The AquaHeater Plus Smart allows you to get the maximum out of precious ressources like water and fuel. Easy CO2 savings to boot.
Designed by us exclusively for Ecolab, the AquaHeater Plus Smart is ‘plug-and-play’, made for quick, easy installation and minimum fuss.
“Our purpose here at Ecolab is to make our world cleaner, safer and healthier – protecting people and vital ressources.”
Ecolab: Trusted Partner
Wientjens and our partner Ecolab have been collaborating fruitfully for many years. The AquaHeater Plus Smart is an innovative product ideal for small and medium sized laundries. It is one of the many products to result from our co-operation, making maximum use of all our combined know-how. We are proud that the AquaHeater Plus Smart is well received by our customers, together we strive to develop products which cater to the real needs of textile laundries worldwide.