We at Heartland Exchanger and Alfa Laval are pleased to offer you an invitation to our very popular one day Plate Heat Exchanger Training Course. Due to an overwhelming demand we are offering this training for the first time in Calgary. This event is expected to fill up very fast and we are limiting attendance to just 40 students, so please reserve your spot as quickly as you can.

When:  November 14th, 2019

Registration starts at 8:30am classroom session starts 9:00-3:00pm with a one-hour lunch break.

(Coffee will be served in the morning with a buffet style lunch at 12:30pm)

Who should attend:

This course is for anyone that uses any make or model of plate exchangers in their process or anyone who wants to deeply enhance their knowledge of plate heat exchanger technology for whatever reason, including Compablocs, Spirals and DuroShell (Plate and Shell).

Who are the instructors:  

Garth Gawron 28 years of Operational and Maintenance heat exchanger experience.
Special guest speaker Mohan Thavaratnam Parts & Service Manager of Alfa Laval Canada.


The course agenda will be:

  • Introduction to Plate Heat Exchangers and all their benefits. Gasketed and gasket free, including Compabloc and Spiral. Plate style vs. shell and tube????
  • Mechanical Features and Designing Strategies.
  • Operational and Maintenance procedures. When do you open it????
  • Chemical Cleaning Verses Mechanical cleaning, when and how????
  • Performance Monitoring to ensure proper maintenance decisions.
  • How to get maximum run time before maintenance.
  • Preventative Maintenance and Maintenance Planning
  • 12:30pm – 1:30pm a Delicious Gourmet Buffet with refreshments and desserts will be served.
  • Gifts, door prizes.

Where: Danish Canadian Club  

727 11th Ave SW
Calgary, AB
T2R 0E3                


Just reply back to me at Kyle@heartlandexchanger.com at the latest by November 12th with your intentions and attendees. If you can’t make the training, please stop in for the lunch, just let me know for my number purposes!! Hope to see you there!!!!

For additional Info

Kyle D’Agostino – Ph 780-992-8333 Ext. 103,  Kyle@heartlandexchanger.com

Garth Gawron – Ph 780-992-8333 Ext. 101,Garth@heartlandexchanger.com