EnergyRite Now Includes Heat Exchangers Built to the ASME Standard


by Lochinvar | 06/20/2008

Lochinvar Corporation announced today that its EnergyRite pool and spa heaters now include heat exchangers built to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) standard. This certification is standard equipment on EnergyRite, making Lochinvar the first manufacturer in the pool and spa heater industry to provide ASME certification on all of its pool heaters, residential and commercial.

According to Jeff Vallett, vice-president of sales and marketing for Lochinvar, "ASME certification is just another statement about the quality of the most advanced pool heater on the market today. With its efficiency and advanced standard features,
EnergyRite is fast becoming the choice of quality pool builders everywhere.”

EnergyRite is a fan-assisted, sealed combustion pool heater that utilizes precise measuring of combustion air and gas to ensure maximum efficiency. The unit boasts an impressive 89% thermal efficiency rating, far ahead of the current industry minimum standard. Standard features include dual electronic thermostats, diagnostic indicator lights, a hot surface ignition, Loch-Heat ceramic tile, bronze headers, stainless steel burners, a low profile, and an outdoor vent hood.

Lochinvar Corporation is a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency pool heaters, water heaters and boilers, ranging in capacity from small residential units to three-million-plus BTU models. Based in Nashville, Tenn., with facilities in Detroit, Mich., Tampa, Fla. and Dallas, Tex., and Philadelphia, PA., Lochinvar stocks equipment at all locations. ###