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Video: Our Future of Burner Technology at Boiler 2024

At the American Boiler Manufacturer’s Association Boiler 2024 conference, Preferred proudly unveiled the Comet Burner, a solution designed to perfectly match your space and budgetary needs. This promises to set new standards in efficiency and adaptability, ensuring that our clients receive the best in burner technology. Join industry experts Steve Pelt, Robert Bohn, and CEO David Bohn to […]

Fuel Filtration System: More Convenience & Efficiency with New Feature

Upgrade Your Fuel Filtration System with Preferred: Introducing the PF-505’s New Feature At Preferred, we’re proud to announce an exciting upgrade to our PF-505 Fuel Filtration System, enhancing its functionality and efficiency to better serve your needs. The Upgrade: Gone are the days of manual water removal! With our latest enhancement, the PF-505 now automatically fills a water […]

Extreme Weather Preparedness: Reliability and Safety in Critical Hospital Operations

Located just outside downtown Tampa on an island, this hospital faces unique challenges due to its geographical location. With the potential for high storm surges, the need for robust infrastructure is the top priority for uninterrupted operations, especially in critical areas like fluid management. One of the primary concerns for the hospital was the management of Diesel Exhaust […]

A Basement Odyssey: Resolving Flow Switch Hiccups in Boston

Accompanying two Fuel Oil technicians on a trip to Boston, observers witnessed the team’s effort to address a troublesome flow switch issue. Suspecting a malfunctioning switch, the trio ventured into the basement of a building, a familiar setting characterized by mustiness and dim lighting, but thankfully, devoid of critters. In the basement, Shane and Joon initiated the troubleshooting […]

A Reunion of Pumpset & Panel: A Testament to the Longevity of Quality Equipment

In a heartwarming reunion of machinery, in February we witnessed the coming together of two components that were destined to be united since their first encounter in 1997 initially sold to a Communications company in Brunswick, Maine. Sometime between then and now the pumps were needed at another location in Lewiston, Maine, and the control panel stayed in […]

Preferred Fuels the Future: A NYC Data Center Project Journey

In New York City, ACS has provided Preferred’s fuel oil equipment to a data center who is a repeat customer. Known for quality, durability (in the harshest conditions and even surviving natural disasters), and redundancy, Preferred’s fuel oil equipment will power emergency generators, which are the required power source for all data center applications. We’re proud to showcase […]

Preferred Engineering Main Steam Line Plugs in Action

If you look close, you can see Preferred Main Steam Line Plugs in action! Great job Columbia!  Preferred Engineering’s Main Steam Line Plugs (MSLP) have been in use since the mid 1990’s. Trusted by over 12 sites to isolate their steam lines during refueling outages and facilitate MSIV maintenance and testing. Designed for easy and efficient installation our MSL Plugs cut […]

Representative Network Expanded to Central America

Read the Press Release here! Preferred has expanded our representative network outside of the United States! EQUIGAS | SETEC in Costa Rica will be Preferred’s first Central American representative for our fuel oil handling, instrumentation & controls, and combustion system solutions. We are committed to high-technology solutions, expedited response times, and more robust support and economical retrofit availability for our projects and customers. We […]

Backup Power IS Primary Power

As seen in Mission Critical Magazine In large, critical applications, loss of power is not an option. Fuel System Controllers can help provide a secure on-site source of reliable power. Losing power in a major data storage application can cause catastrophic damage. The results can range from the inability to process customer transactions or access data to delays […]

Clean Energy with LNG Partnership

Preferred Utilities is pleased to be an integral partner of Indirect Fired Water Bath (IFWB) vaporizers in applications requiring robust operation and ballast heat. These IFWBs and Preferred burners and control systems are typically used for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) satellite plants, LNG peak shaving, LNG virtual pipeline, oxygen, nitrogen, argon and large-scale oxygen and nitrogen plant back-up […]