By Christine Pagcatipunan Process improvement and cost reduction are key motivators for any plant. As a result, automated tank cleaning is increasing in popularity.
With one digester already in place, Schmack BioEnergy looks to expand the use of its technology for converting biowaste to energy. By Jeff Reinke
Innovation Fuels ramps up its New York Harbor biodiesel plant to annually produce 1 million barrels of increasingly in-demand biodiesel comprised of waste-based feedstock, resulting in big gains for both the industry and company. By Carrie Ellis
Preventive measures are the best defense against many dangers in a processing plant, including dust explosions. By Gary Q. Johnson
By Bill Fleming Over the past few years, Congress, the media and grass-roots security groups have been increasingly scrutinizing the chemical industry.
By Jeff Reinke At the risk of sounding hypocritical, let me say that although I'm well aware of rising energy costs, and, in particular, escalating oil prices, it will probably still be some time before I'm driving a non-fossil fuel powered vehicle.
The HARTÂ® Communication Foundation (HCF) recently presented its prestigious 2008 HART Plant of the Year Award to the PDVSA Petropiar oil refinery located in Mejorador Jose, Barcelona, Venezuela.
According to ICONICS , its "360Â° Of Visualization For Real-Time Operational Excellence" seminar may aid in improving your engineering productivity up to 60 percent.
LUDECA , a laser alignment, vibration analysis and balancing equipment, plus software, services and training vendor, recently redesigned www.ludeca.com
Omnitrol Networks, a real-time application network platforms provider for business process optimization and RFID-based asset track and trace solutions, recently formed a strategic relationship with BT Global Services, a networked IT services provider.
Eco-printed products company Pixxlz is thinking of changing its tag line from "We Print Green" to "Our Product Is Crap."
When I started scripting this column the day before President Obama's inauguration, I began writing the introductory paragraph several times, but kept running head-first into a wall.
According to Sweco , its Sono-Wave™ fully digital ultrasonic system delivers: Improved screen excitation throughout the screen surface. More even energy distribution. The power to drive 2 screens simultaneously.
Dynamic Air recently unveiled its Bella mixer, which is designed to achieve fast, precise high-capacity, low-shear mixing of either dry bulk solids or liquids with solids.