Shell & Straight Tube P-Line Sanitary Heat Exchangers

P-Line Sanitary Heat Exchangers

Pharmaceutical & Food Grade Heat Exchangers


FDA, cGMP, and 3A requirements

  • Stainless Steel 316 or Titanium construction
  • System of complete separation of fluid media, even in case of unsealing at the tubesheet
  • Dismountable construction wihout dead spots, minimizing possibility of microbial growth
  • Polished to Ra < 0.5um or Ra < 0.8um
  • Certified seamless tubes polished internally and externally
  • One-, Two-, or Four-pass type interchangeable heads
  • Vertical or Horizintal mounts available

Sanitary Heat Exchangers Details


  • Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Clean Steam, Blood Plasma
  • Food Processing, Beverage, Dairy, Brewery, Juice
  • Cosmetics, Fragrances
  • Semiconductor
  • High Purity

Standard Materials

  • Stainless Steel

Maximum Working Pressure

  • Up to 145 PSI (10 bar) in Tubes
  • Up to 232 PSI (16 bar) in Shell

Maximum Working Temperature

  • Up to 284 °F (140°C) Tube Side (Viton Seal)
  • Up to 250 °F (121°C) Tube Side (Silicon Seal)
  • Up to 397 °F (203°C) Shell Side

Sanitary-Line Details

All standard units are available with:
  • Steel Shell body
  • Connections on tube side - "Tri-Clamp" type sanitary connection (DIN 32676)
  • Possible sanitary clamps acc. to ASMA BPE or SMS 3017
  • Connections on the shell side - flat flange acc. to EN 1092-1
  • Connections according to ASME B16.5
  • 3-A approved Viton and Silicone sterile side gaskets, in acc. with FDA
  • Gaskets not in contact with clean fluid (made with EPDM or NBR)

  • Sanitary Heat Exchanger Joint Detail

Specifications may change without notice. Contact AIC to verify product specifications and performance.


ASME Certification

UL Listing Certified Heat Exchangers
ISO 9000

CE Certified