A direct-fired vapor generator in conjunction with temperature sensor(s) and motorized vapor control valve(s) accelerates concrete strength gain and increases concrete quality through the controlled addition of heat and humidity.
vapor curing accelerates the concrete hardening process
higher concrete quality through the controlled addition of heat and humidity
rugged, dependable and durable equipment
98% operating efficiency
fully automatic and low pressure operation
water-cooled 304L stainless steel combustion chamber
harder corners and edges; less breakage
consistent colors and reduction of efflorescence
60% lower operating cost than a steam boiler
small footprint, simple and safe to operate
curing temperatures from 35 °C (95 °F) to 80 °C (180 °F)
platinum lifetime combustion chamber warranty
Vapor is used in the precast concrete industry for the accelerated curing of precast products including concrete pipe, prestressed structural concrete, concrete block, ornamentel concrete, cast stone, and assorted precast concrete products.
For over sixty years, Western Materials has been dedicated to providing their customers with quality products including concrete architectural and hardscape products that they manufacture as well as other building materials. In 2005, due to rising fuel costs, Western Materials began exploring ways to more efficiently cure their concrete products.
Hungarian company Mediterran Kft. decided to upgrade the aftertreatment system of its main plant at Bóly in the heart of Hungary to a KRAFT Vapor Micro. Strong benefits over the old system which consisted of radiators and water spray injection, quality improvements, less breakage and a reduction in gas consumption justified the investment on short notice.
When Grupo Cementos Chihuahua, GCC, of Mexico decided to build a new block, paver and architectural products production facility in Juarez, Mexico the decision was made to employ a KRAFT Energy accelerated concrete curing system in order to maximize production efficiency, while improving the characteristics of the finished product.
Bruk Bet is one of the largest Polish manufacturers of decorative concrete blocks and paving stones. The family-run company with several production locations in southeast Poland celebrated the 30th anniversary of its founding in 2014. Bruk Bet has a high aesthetic standard and offers its customers an unusually extensive range of designs, shapes and colours.