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Drum Dumper With Feeder

July 31, 2007 12:20 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Lift & Seal drum dumper is designed to discharge and meter powders into the inlet of a conveying system or existing process. The exclusive system hydraulically seals drums to a carbon steel pour cone for dust tight and contaminant free discharge.

Shaft Grounding Ring (2578)

July 31, 2007 12:20 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The AEGIS iPRO shaft grounding ring safely channels harmful shaft currents away from bearings to ground. Specially designed for high current applications, it is ideal for protecting generators, turbines, and medium-voltage motors against electrical bearing damage.

Pack Expo: Sustainability and Safety

July 31, 2007 12:12 pm | Product Releases | Comments

PMMI, the trade association for packaging and converting machinery, has announced its educational program for this year's Pack Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center Oct. 15-17.


Pneumatic Conveying Seminar: Demonstrations and Discussion

July 31, 2007 12:12 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Leading experts in the field will be presenters at a seminar devoted to key aspects of pneumatic conveying Sept. 18-20 at the CycloTech System Proving Facility in York, NE.

Corrosion Conference: Ecological and Workforce Issues

July 31, 2007 12:12 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Environmental stewardship is a hot topic for numerous industries including the chemical, mineral, and petrochemical communities. The effects of this movement on the specialty materials application market is one of many issues that will be addressed at the Corrosion Solutions Conference Sept.

Flow Instruments Get IEC Approval

July 31, 2007 12:04 pm | News | Comments

Designed for precision flow switching and measurement in rugged industrial applications, the FLT93 switch, ST98 flowmeter, and GF90 and GF92 flowmeters from Fluid Components International in San Marcos, CA, have received IEC/IECEx approvals for safe use.

ITW Acquires Family-Owned M & C

July 31, 2007 12:04 pm | News | Comments

ITW Performance Polymers, an Illinois Tool Works company, has acquired M&C Specialties Co., a Pennsylvania-based contract manufacturer of custom-fabricated die-cut adhesive components, tapes, and labels. M&C also sells adhesive subassemblies, foils, and double- and single-coated foams.

Hose Material Meets FDA Standards

July 31, 2007 12:04 pm | News | Comments

Urebrade polyurethane hose, manufactured by NewAge Industries in Southampton, PA, is now made from non-toxic ingredients that conform to FDA's standard 177.2600 (rubber articles intended for repeated use).


Gas Detector With SIL 2 Rating

July 31, 2007 12:04 pm | News | Comments

With microprocessor-based intelligence and a true-fail-to-safe design, the IR2100 infrared point gas detector from General Monitors, Lake Forest, CA, is now rated SIL 2 suitable. It continuously monitors hydrocarbon gases and vapors within the lower explosive limit.

Zant Becomes President of Midland

July 31, 2007 12:04 pm | News | Comments

Thomas Zant has been appointed president of Midland Manufacturing in Skokie, IL. He brings a broad experience in engineering, lean manufacturing, and international operations to Midland after spending the past four years with Siemens Water Technologies/U.S. Filter Corp.

Airlanco Names New Operations Manager

July 31, 2007 12:04 pm | News | Comments

Airlanco, Falls City, NE, has promoted veteran engineer Doug Watkins to the position of operations manager. Watkins previously worked in machining, equipment design, and plant management prior to joining the company's engineering staff as a project manager six years ago.

Corrosion College: Knowledge Beats Desert Heat

July 27, 2007 5:38 am | News | Comments

The professionals at K & F Electric are electrical contractors specializing in the water and waste industry, where applications are known for extremely corrosive environments in which unprotected electrical products can deteriorate quickly, cause safety concerns, and increase costs.

Spiral Elements (2550)

July 27, 2007 5:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Spirapro TFC SR3 and TFC reverse osmosis (RO) spiral elements can be used for pharmaceutical and fine chemical applications.

Wet-Mix Process Systems (2548)

July 26, 2007 1:06 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Custom engineered wet-mix process systems that feature colloid mills and positive displacement feed pumps are packaged to achieve specific requirements for emulsifying, dispersion, and particle size reduction.

10 Technologies You Shouldn't Miss

July 17, 2007 11:18 am | Articles | Comments

In a recent survey, we asked readers what they most want to find in the pages of CHEM.INFO magazine. Innovation was the top response. In fact, it was the most popular and passionate request. As a result, we have searched the marketplace for innovative ideas and have assembled this special report examining 10 cutting-edge technologies. We hope they help you bring innovation into your plant.



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