Optalign smart is a new-generation laser shaft/coupling alignment system that boasts quick, accurate, and reliable maintenance work on rotating equipment. Its modular concept allows you to design your own shaft alignment system, acquiring the exact features you need and adding more capabilities as job demands grow.
A white paper titled "Implementing Foundation Fieldbus H1 Networks in Hazardous Areas" by Bruce Bradley, PE, of Boehringer Ingelheim Chemicals Inc., Petersburg, VA, provides a rigorous discussion of hazardous environments, the standards and practices involved, and considerations for installing a Foundation Fieldbus H1 system.
A new booklet that provides a synopsis of the R&D tax credit in everyday language, including what expenses qualify and the documentation required, is being offered by CCR Cost Recovery Services LLC, Westborough, MA.
Eriez, Erie, PA, is offering a free brochure on its new line of ProGrade magnetic separators.
A brochure describing blowers and compressors, including pre-assembled, skid-mounted blower units in special noise abatement enclosures, is available from Dresser Roots, Houston, TX.
MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Division, Cary, NC, has a new product catalog for liquid level applications such as oil and gas, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and specialty chemical.
For laboratory personnel who perform environmental trace element analysis, it can be a difficult task to stay up-to-date with changes in legislation, regulation, methodology, and research.
Applied Industrial Technologies, Cleveland, OH, has announced the availability of its 07/08 product catalog, which includes information on nearly 40,000 parts from more than 100 suppliers, including 20,000 bearings and power transmission parts and almost 9,000 fluid power products.
Turck, Minneapolis, MN, has released a catalog of more than 600 pages on inductive, capacitive, analog, and ultrasonic proximity sensors.
Oseco, Broken Arrow, OK, has issued the third edition of its CD catalog with expanded language capabilities and content.
The last couple of years have seen the introduction of an entirely new generation of diaphragm metering pumps. These pumps incorporate digital robotic-like technology to improve accuracy and process control, saving money by lowering the amount of chemicals used and reducing the number of pump sizes required by large users of dosing pumps.
Solution providers from around the world will come together in Houston, TX, Oct. 2-4 for ISA EXPO, considered to be North America's largest automation and control exhibition.
Charles Larson has been promoted to director of technology, a newly created role intended to strengthen the link between strategic product direction and product design strategies, at Moore Industries-International Inc., North Hills, CA.
Arizona Chemical has selected Liaison Technologies, a real-time multi-enterprise integration infrastructure provider, for its integration managed services capabilities in order to implement trading partner connectivity and mapping for one of the world's largest producers of naturally derived specialty resins and pine-based chemicals.