Cooling Tower Fill Types: Choosing Between Splash Fill and Film Fill
Efficient heat transfer in evaporative cooling towers is essential for optimal performance. A cooling tower's performance is determined by many factors, among which is a proper tower fill. The fill medium is installed inside the tower to increase the contact surface area and contact time between air and water for improved heat transfer. There are two common types of fill media, splash fill and film fill. But what's the difference between the two?