TundraTherm

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On-board Heating System

  • Equip your vehicle or machine with a heavy-duty complete stand-alone on-board supplementary coolant heater

OVERVIEW

TundraTherm™ is a 12 or 24 Volt diesel fired coolant heater that is designed to easily install on any type of heavy duty equipment and provide supplementary heating for engines, fluids, and key components; during operations, overnight shut-downs, or any other extreme cold weather circumstances. TundraTherm™ can be configured with an optional 120VAC to 12 or 24 VDC converter charger power supply, and provide shore power, overnight heating, and battery trickle charging for the equipment or vehicle batteries.  These units can be used in a variety of off-road, on-road, oil & gas, and mining equipment applications.

TundraTherm™ Documentation

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FEATURES

TundraTherm™ is a 12 or 24 Volt diesel fired coolant heater that is designed to easily install on any type of heavy duty equipment and provide supplementary heating for engines, fluids, and other key components. Its weather proof enclosure is fabricated from heavy gauge steel and is equipped with railroad-duty vibration isolator mounts. Enclosure incorporates a diesel fired coolant heater, high output circulation pump, expansion tank and smart charger. TundraTherm™ accommodates closed loop, pre-packaged, heating kits which are used in a variety of off-road, on-road, oil & gas, and mining equipment applications and are frequently used on Rotary Drills and Frac Pumping, Blending, and Stimulation equipment. TundraTherm™ provides the heat source for the entire cold weather package including: Engine, battery warmer, HeatProbes™, fuel line heater, etc.

TundraTherm™ System – Components

Engine Coolant Heater Booster Pump

Booster Pump™

12 or 14V Booster pump to prevent no pressure drop in complete packaged system.

Tundra Therm On-board Engine Coolant Heater

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12V diesel fired coolant heater available with optional 120VAC shore power hook-up.

Engine Coolant Manifold System

Coolant Manifold

Simplifies plumbing when using multiple heat exchangers.

Battery Warmer From Engine Coolant Lines

BatteryWarmer™

Utilizes hot coolant to prolong battery life and helps maintain consistent voltage / amperage.

Heat Probe - Fluid & Fuel Warming System

HeatProbe™

Multiple immersion tank heaters utilize hot coolant to keep bulk fluids warm (typically installed vertically).

Fuel Line Heater - Fuel Warming System

Fuel Line Heater

In line heater utilizes hot coolant to keep the diesel fuel from gelling / waxing.

Click to see these components in action:

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On-Board Heating System – Business Case

TundraTherm™ Cost-Benefit Analysis

Unit Cost : $6,500
Installation : $500 – $800
Installed Cost : $7,000
Additional Heating Package Components : $5,200

Total Package : $12,200

 

Example of a CAT MD6290 Rotary Drill during operation, or Planned Maintenance, Rig Move, or Shut-down

Lost revenue until unit can be put back into service. Components being heated:

  • 875 Horsepower C27 Engine
  • 365 Gal Fuel Tank
  • 400 Gal Water Tank
  • 224 Gal Hydraulic Reservoir Tank
  • Battery Warmer

 

Average hole drilled per hour = Approx. 45 meters (150’)

Average Revenue = Approx. $600 per meter

Average Revenue per hour = Approx. $27,000

Payback period = 45 mins of use

 

Payback period: 45 minutes of use