Subscribe to Articles
View Sample

Chem.Insider Daily

Powering Your Plant's Reliability

August 21, 2008 6:36 am | Comments

Like many expanding suburbs, Camas, WA faced the problem of how to update an aging infrastructure-in particular, its sewage collection system-to meet the needs of the city's growing population.

Local Spill Provides Four-Wheel Proving Grounds

August 6, 2008 6:07 am | Comments

Spurred by operational challenges that involve responding to spills in the environmentally sensitive regions of Alaska, Elastec/American Marine has developed a highly versatile vacuum system that can be towed by all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).

Billions Squandered Annually Due To Poor Motor Sizing

August 6, 2008 6:06 am | Comments

WEG Electric Motors Corp. has the expertise to explain how proper motor sizing could easily save ample amounts of energy.


To Skive Or Not To Skive: Things To Know Before Splicing Your Belt

August 6, 2008 6:06 am | Comments

Specially designed to help ensure quick, safe and accurate conveyor belt cover removal at various depths, belt skivers remove a conveyor belt's cover to prepare a belt for countersunk fasteners.

Breaking The Language Barrier

August 6, 2008 6:06 am | Comments

G&F Industries, partnering with the Literacy Volunteers of South Central Massachusetts, has created a program to help employees who are non-native English speakers improve their workplace English language skills.

Savings In The Pipeline

July 24, 2008 9:41 am | Comments

Tyco Thermal Controls will provide nearly 400 miles of its Skin Effect heat-tracing system for the Barmer Salaya pipeline-a critical line used for transporting crude oil

Fueling Fleet Survival

July 24, 2008 8:29 am | Comments

The History Channel's Ice Road Truckers captures the Blackmer TX Series pump performing above and beyond in a frantic fuel transfer predicament

Top Five Ways To Ensure Washdown-Ready Interface Systems

July 24, 2008 8:29 am | Comments

Strongarm Designs recommends five ways to ensure your operator interface system is washdown-ready


Stabilizing The Ground Under Your Feet

July 24, 2008 8:29 am | Comments

Biomin conveys how organoclays can remove 77 percent or more of its weight in oil, which is critical when working to stabilize soil

Customized Bearing Lubricants—Key To Performance & Uptime

July 24, 2008 8:27 am | Comments

IBSCO suggests that an often overlooked key to bearing performance and reliability is in the suitability and integrity of the lubricant that aids bearing movement

Not Always A Touchy Subject …

July 17, 2008 11:47 am | Comments

Bullet List The absence of slip rings, which can be difficult to maintain during extended and/or demanding test run duties, on the rig.

Cutting The Cord

July 17, 2008 11:47 am | Comments

While less glamorous than its consumer counterpart, wireless capabilities in the industrial sector continue to grow in importance.


Keep On Truckin’

July 17, 2008 11:47 am | Comments

Bullet List A combination of fuel cell stack and advanced batteries to balance the need for rapid acceleration with operational efficiency, while generating zero emissions.


Valves Positioned As Energy Solution

July 17, 2008 11:47 am | Comments

Model-free adaptive control technology allows valves to operate more efficiently, thereby granting more efficient coal-fired plant control. CyboSoft recently announced that it has been awarded a U.S.

Just Like The Real Thing

July 17, 2008 11:47 am | Comments

Bullet List The provision of an off-line, scalable and customizable solution for automation system testing and operator training, which allows a newly hired worker to get acclimated to operations before being introduced to the plant floor. This can improve efficiency, reduce the chance for a mistake leading to downtime, and aid in improving worker safety.



You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.