Investigators are blaming a faulty valve for a propane-fueled blaze at a closed Nebraska manufacturing plant that forced thousands of evacuations.
Elevance Renewable Sciences plans to make jet fuel, lubricants and adhesives from plant oils and poultry fat instead of petroleum-based chemicals.
The reccurring challenge for us right now is the same that many of you might be encountering - how to fully embrace the need to continuously improve and, excuse the cliché, take that next step.
Anna Wells, Editor, IMPO For industrial manufacturers, safety and compliance can sometimes become an â€˜out of sight, out of mind issue'-meaning, it becomes most critical when there is a breach of protocol, or worse, an accident where an employee's safety is put at risk.
Wabash MPI has released the Triton Series Press with high end controls for pressure and temperature ramping. The press features: A clamping force range from 2.8 tons to 28 tons and 15” x 15” platen size.
Stratophase has collaborated with the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) to develop an Insertion Probe variant of its unique SpectroSens system.
B&R has integrated the new Intel® Atom™ processor generation in its industrial PC product range, which reduces power loss and increases performance. When used in the Automation PC 620 and Panel PC 700, the system does not require a cooling fan.
The Thermox® WDG-1200/INSITU and WDG -1210/INSITU flue gas oxygen analyzers from AMETEK Process Instruments combine Thermox® flue gas sensors with the advanced electronic capabilities of Land Combustion’s Genesis line of oxygen analyzers.
MARC LEVY Associated Press Writer - November 24, 2009 HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (AP)
AMSTERDAM (AP) - An airliner using a 50 percent biofuel mix in one engine has successfully completed a demonstration flight in the Netherlands. Air France-KLM says it was the first flight using biofuel to carry passengers.
OSLO (AP) - Norwegian energy company Statkraft on Tuesday unveiled what it called the world's first salt power generator, a system which harnesses the energy produced when fresh water and sea water mix.
Christopher Bodeen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS - November 24, 2009 BEIJING - China
EMERY P. DALESIO Associated Press Writer - November 24, 2009 RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A fourth victim has died from injuries suffered in a natural gas explosion that tore through a North Carolina Slim Jim plant five months ago, a hospital spokesman said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Expectations for limited volume growth and excess capacity in the chemicals industry, along with concern that raw material prices may rise before demand picks up, are drags on the sector, a Moody's Investor Service analyst said Monday.
Duperon® Perforated Plate technology is designed to protect against the sources of ultra screening problems, such as blinding, stapling, clogging, extruding and leaking.