About Us

Optimized Process Furnaces, Inc. is committed to providing quality heat transfer equipment at a competitive price. Designs are optimized to save fuel, optimized to meet or exceed customer specifications, and optimized to accommodate special project requirements.

Qualified, Confident & Committed

A staff cumulative background of over 250 years, coupled with the knowledge gained through more than 1000 successful projects, enables OPF to be uniquely qualified in all areas of process design, mechanical engineering, project management, and fabrication techniques to meet industry demand for efficient Fired Heaters, Waste Heat Recovery equipment, Air Preheat Systems, and other process heating equipment.

OPF utilizes the latest technology as it develops the processes and mechanical designs for its products. Company personnel are fully qualified in the use of current software to produce clear, concise drawings in a timely manner.

OPF is committed to quality service to its customers in heat transfer equipment, field service, engineering design and control systems.

OPF History

Optimized Process Furnaces, Inc. (OPF) was established in 1972 by Jack Phillips and John Miller. Both founders had acquired substantial background in the design and manufacture of fired heaters with Alcorn Combustion and Econo-Therm Corporations.

Quality Control at OPF

OPF’s mission statement reflects the commitment we made to quality when we started business in 1972. That is “Achieving customer satisfaction by making quality a basic business principle.”

Project Management

Upon receipt of a contract, the project is assigned to a project manager. The project manager’s role is to ensure that the project is built to contract specifications and is delivered on time. The project manager is responsible for mechanical design, planning and scheduling, material requisition, fabrication, and liaison with the clients.


OPF has completed a wide array of projects all over the world. From complete systems to replacement parts and upgrades, OPF has the knowledge, the experience, and the dedication to provide the system that you need. Contact us today.