By Dave StaplesI t used to be a relatively common practice for plants to wait for equipment to fail, and then repair it.
Hawk has released the Gladiator Series vibration switch, a heavy-duty point level switch that’s designed to ensure years of trouble-free operation. According to the company, the switch incorporates: Suitability for a wide range of liquids and solids, including slurries and pelletized materials.
Leading-edge organizations that have adopted mobile technology as a best practice are realizing a new level of efficiency, which is reflected in their operations and on their bottom line.
Today's international firms and U.S. firms that manufacture or sell products overseas require global trade management (GTM) solutions to manage the complex business processes associated with cross-border global trade.
caption Cane sugar is becoming valuable in India in the form of energy-rich ethanol.
MYNAH Technologies, Chesterfield, MO, has released MiMiC v3.0.0, the first third-generation simulation software solution for the dynamic modeling of process plant unit operations.
The LM 40 laboratory scale blender is a mobile unit that includes an NIR spectrometer integrated into the lid of the blending bin with specially adapted 21CFR part 11 compliant software.
The I&J9000 Series of Cartesian gantry robots is aimed at conveyor-fed processes. It’s also targeted for applications where it’s desirable that the robot movement be above the work such as in a spray application.
Greg Gasperecz is the vice president of environmental, health, and safety at Enviance Inc. in Carlsbad, CA. His company has worked with more than 100 leading companies such as Chevron, HP, DuPont, and American Electric Power the principal North American producer of CO 2 to monitor and cut emissions.
Here's the story of how Integrated Environmental Technologies successfully paired its EcaFlo equipment with Red Lion's G3 HMI to provide effective production of an easy-to-use antimicrobial solution that fights harmful microbes in food and water
The goal of Enterasys Networks, a company based in Andover, MA, with more than 3,500 customers, is to deliver secure networks that ensure the integrity of IT services
Booth 1328 This continuous gravimetric extrusion control software package offers the ability to control the extruder speed so that its output has a predictable and repeatable mass flow.
The VibXpert two-channel FFT data collector and signal analyzer monitors and diagnoses machine conditions in the chemical industry, refineries, the oil and gas industry, and any other potentially explosive environment that requires intrinsically safe measuring systems
Loss of production is a thing of the past for a Hong Kong-based company thanks to the XL7 process viscometer from Hydramotion Ltd.
Despite thousands of satisfied users of this technology worldwide, nuclear measurement gauges are sometimes a pariah to companies and their employees. From many companies perspective, the move to be more environmentally friendly has sometimes superseded the facts about nuclear gauges, their benefits to process operations, and most important, the safety and environmental issues surrounding this measurement technology.
The WebMaster WIND industrial water controller features a flexible multi-input/output platform, a wide range of analytical sensor measurement capabilities, and an extensive assortment of integrated communications and data handling features.
Bulk material handling systems come with a wide range of customized control options for plants using bulk conveying, weighing, mixing, and distribution equipment.
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is designed to improve and automate manufacturing operations. Within a process manufacturing company, business processes such as laboratory, regulatory reporting, order entry, accounting, production, stores and point-of-sale (POS), inventory, and purchasing are traditionally managed by several software systems.
The CR-288 concentration monitor addresses a critical requirement for improved monitoring and control of liquid chemicals.
In an effort to improve their financial, technical, and compliance positions, leading chemical and pharmaceutical companies have priority initiatives to eliminate the routine, non-value-added tasks in research and manufacturing through automation.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) was formed as a single, integrated agency to focus on protecting the American people and their homeland. Chemical security continues to be a priority for the DHS, and this year we are feeling the effect of this on companies of all sizes and in all industries that use chemicals in their manufacturing process.
For more than five decades, the Chemical Process Industries Exposition has been the key trade show for professionals, providing a unique venue to see, touch, and discuss new products. This year's edition of the Chem Show boasts approximately 600 exhibitors from around the world and is expected to draw more than 10,000 visitors.
To keep better track of the chemicals used in its batching operation, a leading producer of wood chemical treatments has adopted a new kind of weighing solution that enables it to monitor how much of each ingredient is used.
The AquaCounter COM-300A automatic titrator performs pH, acid/base, complexometric, redox, Karl Fischer, photometric, non-aqueous titrations and ISE (Ion-Selective Electrode) measurements.