When cleats are used with belt conveyors, the results can include better efficiencies, faster speeds, greater inclines, and less floor space. Here's a primer on the various types of cleats and what they can do for you.
The goal of Enterasys Networks, a company based in Andover, MA, with more than 3,500 customers, is to deliver secure networks that ensure the integrity of IT services
A large U.S. plastics compounding manufacturer needed a bulk bag unloading system capable of discharging and conveying calcium carbonate with a bulk density of 30 to 80 lb/ft 3 at flow rates up to 9,000 lbs/hr
The entire design concept of a facility is subject to the choice of suitable containment systems, which requires careful attention to the different flow behaviors of the product. This report examines one such solid material handling and containment solution
Spray nozzles and systems for wet flue gas desulfurization, acid gas treatment, NOx reduction, mist eliminator washdown, chemical injection, and gas conditioning are the focus of a new bulletin published by Spraying Systems Co., Wheaten, IL.
CSX Transportation, Jacksonville, FL, has launched an online Carbon Calculator to focus on the environmental benefits of rail transport. The user-friendly tool calculates carbon dioxide emissions savings of specific rail shipments, providing comparative data among transportation choices
Designed specifically for water analysis professionals, this Master Catalog from Hach, Loveland, CO, provides more than 535 pages of chemistries and reagents, laboratory and field instrumentation, test kits, microbiological products, laboratory supplies, on-line instrumentation, samplers, flow products, and homeland security technologies systems
A colorful wall poster from Fluid Imaging Technologies, Yarmouth, ME, shows actual images of 30 different particles and cells as imaged by FlowCAM particle imaging and analysis system
Pepperl+Fuchs, Twinsburg, OH, is offering a specification guide on intrinsic safety systems
Van Air Systems, Lake City, PA, is offering informative literature on its Model MD-35 Mini Dryer. It lists features and benefits as well as complete specifications and simple maintenance procedures
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Billerica, MA, has announced the rollout of its positive material identification (PMI) seminars across North America
Best Glove, Menlo, GA, unveiled a new website at www.bestglove.com as a key resource for safety engineers.
Why pump money down the drain? That’s the question asked by a new brochure from Ludeca Inc., Doral, FL. It talks about the importance of proper shaft and coupling alignment prior to start-up and subsequent to any maintenance repairs.
Fluid Metering Inc. has added "LiveHelp," an interactive live chat, to its website at www.fmipump.com. "LiveHelp" provides a one-on-one connection between customers and the company's application specialists to help with pump and dispenser selection
A complimentary copy of a user presentation CD on multiphysics is available from Comsol Inc., Burlington, MA, at www.comsol.com/dwconfcd. It contains more than 250 simulation projects published by those attending Comsol conferences in Boston and Grenoble during the fall