Cavitation is the main cause of excess noise and added vibration in a pump. LGL and LG Series sliding vane pumps are designed to produce less noise and less vibration than competitive pumps, resulting in longer pump life and reduced costs.
FCI, Etters, PA, has set up online help for those concerned with meeting the Chinese RoHS environmental regulations that went into effect on March 1.
Albemarle Corp., a leading manufacturer of polymer additives, catalysts, and fine chemicals, received recognition for its commitment to environmental stewardship and increasing native biodiversity at its Magnolia plants during the 18th Annual Wildlife Habitat Council Symposium.
DuPont Performance Elastomers, a subsidiary of DuPont, has set an all-time workplace safety record for the company with 60 years without an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recordable lost workday case.
GE Energy's PulsePleat filtration technology has received ecomagination certification after completing the company's rigorous environmental and operational evaluation.
Deacom Inc., Wayne, PA, has joined the Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association.
RPM International Inc. has announced that its subsidiary, Rust-Oleum Corp. has acquired Tor Coatings Limited, a leading manufacturer of specialty coatings in the United Kingdom.
Parker Page International Hose, Fort Worth, TX, has obtained certification for RCTW and PAGE-flex SBF products to the requirements of USP Class VI.
CoorsTek Inc., Golden, CO, a provider of industrial pump, valve, seal, and surge protection components and equipment for the energy and petrochemical industries, has expanded into the Houston, TX, area.
The 2007 Frost & Sullivan technology leadership award in the European polymerase chain reaction reagents market has been conferred on Israel-based Do-Coop Technologies Ltd.
Drummond Corp., Burton, OH, offers precision machined plastic components without the contamination of metallic debris or coolants.
Erie Plastics, Erie, PA, an injection molder, has advanced its ultra-lean manufacturing agenda by completing installation of an IQMS Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, a data integration solution for plastics processors.
Korsch AG, South Easton, MA, a leader in the design and manufacture of tablet presses, and Thomas Engineering Inc., Hoffman Estates, IL, a leader in the distribution of tablet presses, tablet coating pans, and tablet press tooling, have formed a strategic partnership.
The Optimass 1300 straight-tube Coriolis mass flowmeter is approved for hazardous area, FM Class 1, Div.1.
The MT Series multi-point flowmeter has been engineered for process, environmental, and plant engineers requiring precise air/gas flow monitoring for complex industrial equipment or pollution monitoring systems in variable-flow, high-temperature environments up to 850°F.