COMPARISON BETWEEN FRP COOLING TOWER & TIMBER COOLING TOWER

COMPONENT FRP TOWER TIMBER TOWER
STRUCTURE M.S. Hot dip galvanized angles, flats, tees etc.  
are bolted to form a strong structure. 
Structure of Pultruded FRP are optionally available.
Chemically treated pinewood columns, 
chords, diagonals etc. 
are bolted to form a rigid structure. 
Slots are accurately machined  
on vertical columns to hold louvers at proper angles.
LOUVERS Moulded FRP louvers are fitted with vertical  
columns and each other by bolt, nut & washers.
Chemically treated pinewood louvers are slip 
fit into the grooves of vertical posts.
HARDWARE Bolt, nut, washers are of M.S. Hot dip galvanized,  
for structural and SS 304 for fixing FRP louvers.Hardware 
of P.P., Nylon, S.S. etc are optionally  available.
Bolt, nut, washers are of M.S.  
Hot dip galvanized. All  nails, 
screws are of S.S. bolt nut, 
washers are optionally provided.
BASIN Basin is of Moulded FRP.  The basin has internal  
brackets for fixing structure & external brackets to
fix it with RCC/ Brick pads using foundation bolts.
The basin floor is of Marine plywood as per 
( IS-710 ) or treated timber. 
Bottom support & side planks of basin 
are of treated pinewood.   
Sealing compound is used for preventing 
any  leakage. FRP basin is also optionally available.
HOT WATER
SPRAY PIPING
SPRAY NOZZLES
ACCESSORIES
M.S. Hot dip galvanized main header & branch pipes are bolted on top of the tower  structure.  
Piping in HDPE, P.P. PVC FRP coated, S.S. etc, is optionally available.