Energy Savings
To maximize energy savings, start with the steam traps in green and then move on to the blue and gray traps. Using the Rosemount 708 Wireless Acoustic Transmitter, you can monitor your critical steam traps every minute of every day to address failures as they happen and maximize your energy savings.
Your Steam Cost  per 1,000 lbs.
  1/32" 1/16" 3/32" 1/8" 5/32" 3/16" 7/32" 1/4" 9/32" 5/16" 11/32" 3/8" 13/32" 7/16" 15/32" 1/2"
5  $41  $160  $368  $650  $1,020  $1,470  $2,001  $2,614  $3,308  $4,084  $4,942  $5,881  $6,902  $8,005  $9,190  $10,456
10  $51  $205  $461  $820  $1,280  $1,844  $2,509  $3,276  $4,148  $5,121  $6,197  $7,374  $8,655  $10,037  $11,522  $13,110
15  $62  $246  $554  $985  $1,539  $2,217  $3,017  $3,941  $4,988  $6,158  $7,451  $8,867  $10,407  $12,070  $13,855  $15,764
25  $82  $329  $741  $1,317  $2,058  $2,963  $4,033  $5,268  $6,668  $8,232  $9,960  $11,853  $13,911  $16,134  $18,521  $21,073
50  $134  $537  $1,207  $2,147  $3,354  $4,830  $6,574  $8,586  $10,867  $13,416  $16,233  $19,319  $22,673  $26,295  $30,185  $34,344
75  $186  $744  $1,674  $2,975  $4,650  $6,696  $9,114  $11,904  $15,066  $18,600  $22,506  $26,784  $31,434  $36,456  $41,850  $47,616
100  $238  $951  $2,141  $3,805  $5,946  $8,562  $11,654  $15,222  $19,265  $23,784  $28,779  $34,249  $40,195  $46,617  $53,514  $60,887
125  $290  $1,159  $2,607  $4,635  $7,242  $10,429  $14,194  $18,540  $23,464  $28,968  $35,051  $41,714  $48,956  $56,778  $65,178  $74,159
150  $342  $1,366  $3,074  $5,464  $8,538  $12,295  $16,735  $21,857  $27,663  $34,152  $41,324  $49,179  $57,717  $66,938  $76,843  $87,430
175  $393  $1,573  $3,540  $6,294  $9,834  $14,161  $19,275  $25,175  $31,863  $39,336  $47,597  $56,644  $66,479  $77,099  $88,507  $100,701
200  $445  $1,781  $4,007  $7,123  $11,130  $16,027  $21,815  $28,493  $36,062  $44,521  $53,870  $64,110  $75,240  $87,260  $100,171  $113,973
225  $497  $1,988  $4,473  $7,953  $12,426  $17,894  $24,355  $31,811  $40,261  $49,701  $60,141  $71,571  $84,001  $97,421  $111,836  $127,244
250  $549  $2,196  $4,940  $8,782  $13,722  $19,760  $26,896  $35,129  $44,460  $54,889  $66,416  $79,040  $92,762  $107,582  $123,500  $140,515
275  $601  $2,403  $5,407  $9,612  $15,018  $21,626  $29,436  $38,446  $48,659  $60,073  $72,688  $86,505  $101,523  $117,743  $135,164  $153,787
300  $653  $2,610  $5,873  $10,441  $16,314  $23,493  $31,976  $41,765  $52,858  $65,257  $78,961  $93,970  $110,285  $127,904  $146,829  $167,058
Estimated Savings per year
   Over $5000      $1000 to $5000      Under $1000
Inspection Savings
With the Rosemount 708 Acoustic Transmitter, you can save expensive fees and eliminate time-consuming manual inspections. And unlike rented equipment or outside services, the Rosemount 708 is an investment that you can continue to leverage as your plant adopts more wireless technology.
Inspection Costs

per trap
Inspection Frequency

times/year
# of Steam Traps
Inspection Savings
$1,000,000.00 per year
Assumptions:
1.  Calculations for steam cost are based on http://www1.eere.energy.gov/manufacturing/tech_deployment/pdfs/steam_pressure_reduction.pdf.