How sliding-vane pumps work, and a demonstration showing their effectiveness in moving both low- and high-viscosity liquids.
While cleaning a weightless grease spill during a spacewalk, astronaut Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper turned a tool bag into an asteroid.
SKF Ultrasonic Leak Detector for quick, easy detection leak detection The SKF TMSU 1 Ultrasonic Leak Detector is a high quality, user friendly, sensitive instrument capable of detecting air leaks through the use of ultrasound. Leaks are caused by fluid flowing from a high pressure...
The heart of the Stratos machines builds a top-quality, toggle system closing unit which is moved and operated by servo motors (in electric version) which guarantee high speed, precision and repeatability of movements. Linear bearings guarantee smooth movements and longevity of the...
Convergence Training (http://www.thinkConvergence.com) This is an excerpt from our Compressed Air Fundamentals training module. Our computer-based training courses feature realistic 3D virtual worlds that help immerse learners in the training topics. Our training is more than just...
Tony Bordieri of State Garden, Inc., a MA-based processor of fresh produce, details how his company was able to preserve customer confidence and limit profit loss during the recent spinach recall. This video is an excerpt of a webcast that discussed maintaining profitability in the event...
A new proposal names the east coast and Alaska as potential locations for new U.S. offshore drilling.
Firefighters responded to a huge fire at a storage facility for chemicals and other hazardous materials in Denham Springs, Louisiana. No injuries were immediately reported, but officials say a four-block area near the facility was evacuated. (March 3)
The IT giant is using sensor networks to measure the temperature, pH and speed of waterways in order to manage water quality.
Clean Skies News talks to Henri-James Tieleman, CEO of Ecoloblue, a company that has invented a way to make water out of thin air. Tieleman explains the process, which does not require plumbing or refilling the water.
Retired stuntman Courageous Carl Payne mounts his moped and takes on the stream from a pressure washer. Hilarity ensues.
How a liquid level detection sensor can differentiate between foam and the true height of liquid in a tank, and the backup systems used to ensure liquid level limits are never exceeded.
Researchers and farmers in Florida see enormous potential in jatropha as a high-yield, low maintenance biofuel feedstock.
Chevron repurposed an old refinery as a solar test facility where seven different solar technologies are being evaluated.
Dr. James Conca, Director of the Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center, talks about the true cost of nuclear power, waste storage and fast reactor technology, which would make 30,000 years worth of fuel available for energy production.