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API Heat Transfer is a global leader in the design and manufacture of a wide range of heat transfer technologies that service virtually every industrial market.  Partnered with RHM, API has the most well respected family of heat exchanger brand names in the industry:  Basco, Airtech and Schmidt.

  • Experience….heat exchanger expertise going back 125 years
  • Global support….plants in North America, Europe and Asia
  • Expertise….expert in all heat exchanger technologies
  • Solutions….the right products designed for any application
  • Versatile….from extremely complex custom units to off the shelf standards
  • Single source….one of the broadest heat exchanger product lines on the market
  • Shell and tube….Basco – 60 years experience / 3” to 120” in diameter
  • Air-cooled….Airtech – meeting the needs of all mobile and industrial markets
  • Brazed plate….Schmidt – since 1879 / innovative designs and superior engineering
  • Compliant….can be designed to comply with virtually all pressure vessel regulations
  • Quality….ISO-9001, TQM, in-process SPC and other quality systems

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Heat can pose serious problems in most any industrial, process or mobile application if it is not properly monitored and controlled.  With API, RHM can help its customers to avoid heat problems through proper design or solve heat problems in the field when it is too late.  The markets RHM serves are many, among them:

  • Food and beverage
  • Oil and gas
  • Machine tools
  • Power generation
  • Off-highway equipment
  • Plastics machinery
  • Fluid power systems
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pulp and paper
  • Process systems
  • HVAC systems
  • Paints and coatings
  • Marine industries
  • Metal forming machinery
  • Compressed air systems
  • Chemical processing
  • Heat recovery
  • Mining machinery


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