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Raven Prepares to Launch New Technical Training Facility

Our site superintendent Bailey carefully reviewing the “ruff-in” progress.

While the Raven office may seem a bit quieter than usual with most of the team now working remotely, there is plenty of excitement brewing in the warehouse where preparations are being made for the unveiling of our new technical training facility!

With support from our vendors, we will be installing a 30 HP Powermaster firetube boiler fitted with a Weishaupt WM-G10 burner and the W-FM50 (LMV3) linkage-less digital combustion management system. The system will be installed by T’N’T Energy Systems along with Grundfos MAGNA3 and UPS pumps, and SecureSeal flue venting. In addition, we will have portable classroom trainer kits available for the Siemens LMV3 linkage-less control systems and RWF55 process controllers.


30 HP boiler tube sheets by Powermaster.

This new technical training facility will allow us to provide hands-on technical training and live product demonstrations right here in the Lower Mainland. Over the past few years, we have received consistent feedback from service technicians, plant operators, and engineers indicating that technical training for Siemens/Weishaupt linkage-less (parallel positioning) burner controls within BC is in high demand.

Boiler shell being fabricated at Powermaster

The LMV platform is also found on most current Fulton boilers. As these types of controls are becoming increasingly common throughout industry, Raven is committed to providing the resources needed to ensure that personnel fully understand the extent of their capabilities and can work on them independently with confidence. Our local training facility will greatly improve accessibility to technical education for technicians across BC, and it will allow us to demonstrate our products to prospective clients and consultants in a convenient setting.

Construction will begin during the summer, and we expect the first training sessions to become available in September 2020. Please contact us at [email protected] to get on the wait-list for upcoming training sessions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Powerflame CMAX released!!!!!!

“Powerflame is pleased to introduce the newest addition to its versatile, high capacity forced draft burner.”

When Raven heard about the Power Flame’s announcement of their new CMAX burner, we just had to share it with you!

1,260,000 – 92,400,000 BTU/HR !!

The high capacity forced draft burner has state of the art technology with maximum combustion. It fires all types of light oils and gaseous fuels. The design of the CMAX is suited for today’s firetube boilers, providing stable combustion over a wide turndown range. It’s currently available in two frame sizes which are CM9 and CM10. The burners have a minimum rating of 1,260 MBH and maximum of 36,000 MBH. It is also available in low nox version which helps utilize induced fuel gas recirculation and burns minimal emissions of gas or light oil. Access doors located on the blast tube allows for easy maintenance of the firing head components. The Power Flame CMAX adds flexibility and versatility for a wide range of optional features.