New Oil/Water Emulsion System From Hoffert— Literature Available

Hoffert Marine Inc. plans to m a n u f a c t u r e a fuel oil/water emulsion system that will provide economic boiler operation and assist in pollution control. According to Paul E. Hoffert, president of the Jacksonville, Fla., company, the new unit will be known by the trade name Fire-Brite.

Mr. Hoffert said that fuel savings of between 3.6 and 6.5 percent can be realized using this system in boiler firing. And, to quote f r om a recent Maritime Administration report prepared by Seaworthy Seaworthy Engine Systems, Inc., "a 33-percent reduction of combustibles from the boiler fireside deposits can be achieved." Manufacture of the Fire-Brite unit will be conducted in Hoffert Marine's plants in Jacksonville and Norfolk, Virginia.

For additional information and free literature write to William H. Byrne, executive vice president, Hoffert Marine Inc., 1007 Holly Lane, J a c k s o n v i l l e , Fla.


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