Some of the major challenges for brewers are to make safe quality beer that maintains consumer confidence, while meeting retailer expectations and minimising both costs and wastage.
This has been achieved in many microbreweries by using a simple rapid test, to determine the hygienic quality of their production equipment and working surface areas. (Read More)
DuPont™ Kalrez® perfluoroelastomer parts (FFKM) were developed some three decades ago and have delivered outstanding sealing reliability throughout, even in the most aggressive production and processing environments. (Read More)
During March 2015, an offshore Oil and Gas platform contacted Belzona requiring a unique solution for the repair of a seawater bulk media filter vessel.
Located in the Gulf of Mexico, USA, the bottom of the vessel was suffering from an internal leak due to internal corrosion at coating holidays. Furthermore, the damage involved a combination of both thin and a through-wall defect, (Read More)
Air hoists from the J D Neuhaus Profi range have been successfully utilised within a paint booth to facilitate the movement of material in and out of the booth.
The installation has helped to boost productivity and was carried out by Engineered Lifting Systems (ELS), a major representative in the USA for the J D Neuhaus (JDN) (Read More)
Breathing can be defined as the passage of air into and out of the lungs to supply the body with oxygen.
A simple involuntary act the vast majority of us take for granted. However, in a workplace without adequate dust or fume control, that simple act could be contributing to short or even long term health problems. (Read More)
A packaged chiller solution supplied by Andrews Chiller Hire enabled a waste processing plant to maintain full operational status of its anaerobic digesters by reducing elevated waste temperature by at least 10oC, creating an ideal for environment for bacteria to produce usable gas output. (Read More)
VISITORS to MACH 2016 are promised a glimpse of the future of industrial safety as the global market leader SICK continues its roll-out of next-generation safety products on stand 5969.
Safety and manufacturing specialists from SICK will demonstrate its new DFS60S Pro safety encoder, (Read More)
The new Jack-Luber is a fully self-contained battery powered lubricator available with either a 125cc or 250cc replaceable grease cartridge.
Grease cartridges can be supplied filled with the specific brand & (Read More)
Hi-line Industries Ltd claim to be the compressed air industries leading air treatment company, selling to the compressor service sector via their own well established distributor network.
As part of their continued growth strategy, Hi-line have invested in two regional ‘Distribution Support Managers, who are based geographically in the North and South of the United Kingdom, (Read More)
BEKO TECHNOLOGIES will be exhibiting at the Air-Tech show 2016 at the NEC, Birmingham from 12-14th April. Please come and see us in hall 3A at stand AF244.
With an extensive program BEKO TECHNOLOGIES stands for compressed air technology “at its best”. For more than three decades, BEKO TECHNOLOGIES has developed, (Read More)
Martin Potter, general manager of BEKO TECHNOLOGIES has been elected by a ballot of the committee members as the new chairman for the Air Treatment and Applications Committee (formerly PCAT committee).
The British Compressed Air Society was founded in 1930 at the instigation of the British Government. (Read More)
The new industrial handheld oscilloscope is the first with IntellaSet™ intelligent measurement detection that automatically displays the most relevant measurement value.
Today’s industrial machinery is more reliable and efficient, but can also be more difficult to troubleshoot (Read More)
The 2016 Maintec show is a very exciting one for SoftSols Group; at this year’s exhibition we will be showing how our EAM and CMMS software solution Agility can be used to manage assets and maintenance in the 4.0 era. (Read More)
Pruftechnik are specialists in Rotating machine maintenance and monitoring systems.
For 40+ years we have been market leaders in the development of laser measurement and condition monitoring systems used extensively throughout UK industry. (Read More)
Slow speed rotating machinery (typically, less than 300 RPM) is commonplace in many industrial applications, for example; cooling towers, hydro-electric turbines and wind power generation.
To ensure this type of machinery and plant is functioning at optimal levels it’s essential to measure vibration, (Read More)
SPM Instrument, leading worldwide provider of condition monitoring technology offers a wide product range from high-tech portable instruments to online systems and comprehensive software. (Read More)
Shire Systems design and supply Pirana CMMS, the affordable, UK No 1 maintenance software solution. Stand M423
Pirana is becoming increasingly popular as the cost effective, quick start-up Maintenance Software choice. (Read More)
Keeping personnel away from energised equipment is of paramount importance but that doesn’t mean operational efficiency can be neglected.
Productivity must be assured by systems that run optimally as losses are costly, not just in terms of output and reliable service provision but the company’s reputation too. (Read More)
The new Cosasco® Bluetooth®-enabled suite installs in industrial pipes and vessels to monitor internal corrosion rates.
A Transfer Unit wirelessly configures and collects data, allowing users to determine the rate of metal loss and monitor the efficiency of (Read More)
The 2016 show will feature a major presentation of advanced Electric Motor Testing and Condition Monitoring Instruments from Whitelegg Machines.
Together with partners, Schleich Gmbh, Whitelegg Machines of Crawley will be presenting a comprehensive array of advanced motor testing and condition monitoring equipment. (Read More)
Momentive’s range of leading-edge silicone RTVs, available from UK based Techsil, are well used in the manufacturing sector to bond, seal and protect critical components.
Their latest product to market is SnapSil TN8000 – a fast curing, one-component, flame retardant, RTV silicone adhesive. Easy to apply and versatile, (Read More)
FLIR Systems GF343 is a high performance gas imaging camera designed to visually detect Carbon Dioxide (CO2) in real time.
Incorporating a cooled Indium Antimonide (InSb) detector the FLIR GF343 is able to provide sensitive detection of even tiny CO2 gas leaks. Carbon Dioxide gas leaks are displayed as plumes (Read More)
The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com), the world leader in tapered roller bearings, has named Andreas Roellgen and Brian J. Ruel to the positions of vice president of sales. (Read More)
Environmental noise monitoring specialists Cirrus Environmental has launched its latest Project Planning Service to meet growing (Read More)
After notching up more than 600 years of industry experience across more than 20 technical and product specialists, Brammer’s Fluid Power Solutions team is celebrating another major milestone in 2016, marking 15 years since its inception. (Read More)
Lockout/Tagout can save lives during machine maintenance and interventions in production facilities.
15-20% of workplace accidents can be avoided with Lockout/Tagout which is why the procedure should be part of any ambitious go for zero programme that bans accidents from the workplace. (Read More)
World’s First ATEX-Certified, IP 66/67 Rated Green LED Product Improves Safety, Withstands Extreme Conditions, Enables Easy, Stand-Alone Installation on Existing Infrastructure (Read More)
As suppliers to Anaerobic Digestion* Plants, King’s Boiler Hire are well aware of the huge potential of AD and its ability to help businesses make use of waste products and create a more sustainable environment.
Anaerobic Digestion benefits many different groups; including the local community, industry, (Read More)
Bosch Commercial and Industrial has launched brand new Building InformationModelling (BIM) level 2 files for its market leading range.
Working with BIMstore, the easily accessible data provides important technical information on a system’s lifecycle including, outputs, efficiencies, emissions, weights and dimensions. (Read More)
British made, the 7000 series Moisture Meters are compact hand held instruments designed for building professionals and tradesmen.
Both units incorporate an easy to read LED display. Five different colour coded measurement scales are included – wood 1, wood 2, plaster, concrete and a reference scale, measuring moisture over the range 0.1 to 40.0%. (Read More)
Senceive are delighted to announce that they were awarded the prestigious ‘Subcontractor of the Year – Micro’ Award, at the UK International Rail Awards 2016 which took place on the 11th February 2016. (Read More)
To recognise 50 years of service to his company, David Winn OBE, Chairman of the global specialist Denso anti-corrosion products manufacturer, Winn & Coales International, was presented with a recently completed portrait at the company’s Christmas annual Dinner Dance in December 2015. (Read More)
Whilst buying a Vacuum Cleaner for your partner at Christmas can be construed as a dangerous act, buying one for your business is a great idea.
If you want to get your business ready for the Spring clean or your next visit from customers, auditors or even potential surprise visits from the HSE, your first port of call this season should be the Winter discount offer (Read More)
The Atacama range of adsorption dryers manufactured by Hi-line Industries Ltd have an established provenance for successful operation as ‘point of use dryers’ across a wide range of industrial and commercial applications, wherever there is a localised demand for the (Read More)
An aligned approach to IT systems, asset strategy, and people and productivity has the power to profoundly impact operational and commercial success. (Read More)
High Sensitivity Mode (HSM) is a technological innovation developed by FLIR Systems to enhance the leak detection performance of their GF-Series optical gas imaging cameras.
FLIR’s proprietary High Sensitivity Mode is based upon an image subtraction video processing technique that effectively enhances the thermal sensitivity of the camera. (Read More)
Condition monitoring specialists SENSONICS have introduced advanced display options for their successful Sentry G3 machinery protection monitor, the high performance signal conditioning unit. (Read More)
Software and wireless test tools offer easy installation and setup while helping prevent equipment failure.
Unplanned downtime due to equipment failure can cost manufacturers up to three per cent of their revenue, according to the U.S. Federal Energy Management Program. (Read More)
The telecommunications company, the TalkTalk Group, has appreciated the value of thermal imaging for many years.
The technology is used to detect electrical faults that could disrupt its network operation, although historically, thermal surveys were only conducted during maintenance shutdowns. (Read More)
Some suggest it can take years to become an expert in infrared (IR) imaging.
However, to get there a bit quicker, FLIR has identified 10 critical (and common) thermography pitfalls that are well worth avoiding in order to ensure the capture of successful thermograms: over-emphasising temperature measurements; (Read More)
SPM Academy trains executives, supervisors, production personnel and maintenance personnel who are involved in different ways in mechanical condition monitoring.
SPM offers some of the world’s most efficient and simplest methods of condition monitoring on rotating machines. (Read More)
MCP’s technical training specialises in practical learning programmes for upskilling technicians and operators. UK Businesses now require a more flexible, multi-skilled workforce. In the past a mechanical fitter would need an electrician to disconnect a motor from a pump. Now with basic electrical skills, the fitter can recommission the motor and get the plant up and running quicker. (Read More)
AirBench Ltd are pleased to announce the release of our new modular booth designed for attachment to the VertEx cross-draught system.
Using the new modular booth construction, a full environmental containment booth can be built rapidly from standard parts. (Read More)
Leading rupture disc manufacturer Elfab has launched Ferrule Opti-Gard™ SoLo, an advanced reverse-acting disc designed for use in hygienic and aseptic applications. (Read More)
When facilities management specialists Interserve Defence needed temporary boilerplant for their major CHP project at HMS Drake in Plymouth dockyard, they contacted the UK’s leading experts, King’s Boiler Hire Ltd.
Interserve’s project management team outlined (Read More)
MARINA, Calif.– 20 Jan 2016 - Fox Thermal Instruments announced the expansion of the Gas-SelectX® gas selection menu available on the award-winning Model FT1 Thermal Mass Flow Meter to include more pure gases: Air, Argon, Butane, Carbon Dioxide, Helium, Hydrogen, Methane, Natural Gas, Nitrogen, Oxygen, and Propane. (Read More)
Established in Hammersmith in 2009, Sipsmith Distillery is a small, independent business that, using the first copper still to launch in London for almost 200 years, crafts truly artisanal gins and vodkas of uncompromising quality.
The distillery gives female names to each of its stills and the first, Prudence (designed and built by Carl Distilleries (Read More)
Riello has introduced low NOx (<80mg/kWh) ‘blue flame’ versions to all sizes of its RS range of burners.
This is achieved through the use of a low NOx combustion head to ensure emissions conforming to EN 676 Class 3 in capacities from 3,600 kW to 6,250 kW. (Read More)
With fluctuations in steam pressure having the potential to affect energy savings, environmental credentials, and wear and tear to boiler components, it is vital that boilers operates to the correct design pressure at all times.
Matthew Walton, Contracts Manager for Industrial Boilers at Bosch Commercial and Industrial, explains how this (Read More)
Traditionally, armour is considered only as strong as its weakest point, highlighting the significant dangers of any subsequent breach.
A chink in one’s armour poses life-threatening consequences, not dissimilar to that caused by vulnerabilities within a protective coating. Any weakness can lead to the exposure of the substrate beneath, (Read More)
Why talk about calibration system implementation? Isn’t it enough to focus on comparing equipment and software feature lists?
The reason is that a calibration system implementation is only about 20 to 30% technology, the rest is business culture and process. Calibration system implementation is also very time- and resource-consuming – the risk of failure is high. Typically, a calibration system implementation involves many different functions and departments within an organization and takes a long time to complete. (Read More)
Emerson Process Management has introduced the CSI 6500 ATG protection system, a stand-alone machinery protection solution that also allows users to cost-effectively introduce prediction monitoring of critical assets from the same system. (Read More)
Cordless, Plug-and-Play Sensors Install in Any Location to Control Single Fixture or Lighting Group for Maximum Energy Savings
Dialight, the innovative global leader in LED lighting technology for industrial applications, (Read More)
Instrument Solutions, a key supplier of products into the Health & Safety market has applauded the newly launched Breathe Freely collaborative initiative, designed to prevent occupational lung disease in the construction industry. (Read More)
When you are upgrading one of Europe’s largest sewers which currently serves 3.5 million people, increasing capacity by 60% and taking into account a predicted population increase of 10% by 2021, it’s understandable why they are regarded as ‘SUPER sewers’. (Read More)
The recent update to add a touchscreen interface to the CS-iTEC S 120 oil vapour sensor has now been further enhanced with the addition of an integral 100 million unit data logger function to produce a complete standalone monitoring solution for oil vapour sensing in accordance with ISO 8573. (Read More)
Quick Hygiene Test For The Brewing Industry
Three Decades Of Problem Solving For Process Industries
Belzona SuperWrap II Saves Failing Seawater Filter Vessel
AIR OPERATED HOISTS ARE THE SAFE CHOICE FOR SPRAY BOOTH OPERATIONS
Take a Deep Breath -By Tony Hopkins, Business Manager Products at Nederman
Chiller Hire Keeps Digester on Stream
SICK Makes the Safe Factory More Productive at MACH2016
ATS Electro-Lube (UK) Ltd Have Added Another Product To Their Well Proven Range Of Self Contained Automatic Lubricators
MORE DISTRIBUTOR SUPPORT AT HI-LINE
Is Your Workforce Able To De-Dust Safely?
Come And See Beko Technologies At Air-Tech 2016
Martin Potter Elected As New Chairman For The Air Treatment Committee
Fluke ScopeMeter® 120B Series simplifies and speeds electro-mechanical troubleshooting
Maintenance Management 4.0 - Softsols Group - Stand M324
PRUFTECHNIK – Market Leaders In Maintenance Technology – Stand Number M323
Effective Monitoring Of Vibration On Low Speed Machines
SPM Instrument - Condition monitoring expertise for every industry - Stand M104 at Maintec 2016
The Complete Maintenance Software Solution At Maintec….. And It’s Affordable!
MAINTEC 2016 SET TO TAKE THE NEC BY STORM
What’s New In Safe, Electrical Maintenance?
New Cosasco® Bluetooth® Suite Provides Wireless Corrosion Monitoring
Whitelegg at Drives & Controls Show 2016: Stand D680
New RTV Silicone Adhesive Sealant Cures Fast!
FLIR GF343 Detects Hard-to-find Carbon Dioxide Leaks
BSRIA Sponsors Investment In Training Award
Timken Names Roellgen, Ruel and Connors to Executive Sales and Marketing Roles
Cirrus Environmental launch new Project Planning Service for Construction Sector
Fluid Power Solutions Team Marks 15th Anniversary
Go for zero with Lockout/Tagout
Dialight’s New Green LED Safety Shower Stainless Steel Luminaire Includes Integrated Battery Backup, Offers 5 Years of Maintenance-free Performance
King’s Boilers Turn Waste Into Clean Energy
BOSCH GETS BIM READY
7000 series of Digital Moisture Meters
Senceive, Subcontractor of the Year – Micro, at the UKRIA 2016 Awards
Current Denso UK Chairman, David Winn OBE joins the Company’s ‘Hall of Fame’
Prepare for the Spring Clean With a Nederman Industrial Vacuum Cleaner
COMPACT POINT OF USE DRYERS OFFER HIGH PERFORMANCE AND RELIABILITY
Proven Strategies And Best Practices For Efficient Asset Management And Maintenance
High Sensitivity Gas Leak Detection
Fluke Thermography Seminars programme for 2016
New Advanced Display Options For Sentry G3 Take Machinery Protection To A New Level
New Fluke Connect® Assets makes preventive maintenance practices possible for all maintenance managers
TalkTalk Invests In Electrical Failure Prevention And Personnel Safety
SUCCESSFUL INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY – WHAT NOT TO DO!
Condition Monitoring Training
Top Ten Tips for the Industrial Trainer By John Saysell , Senior Trainer, MCP
AirBench release VertEx Booth – High Efficiency Containment Booth2
New Ferrule Opti-Gard™ SoLo rupture disc from Elfab provides high performance pressure relief for ultra-low pressure hygienic applications2
KING’S HIRE BOILERS JOIN THE NAVY
FOX MODEL FT1 GAS-SELECTX® FEATURE IMPROVEMENTS
Sipsmith Specifies Steam For Traditional Still System
Riello introduces low NOx versions to popular RS series
Under Pressure: Can Your Steam Boiler Handle It
Holidays and Pinholes: The Chink in the Armour
Implementing A Calibration System – How To Overcome The Common Pitfalls
Emerson Embeds Prediction Data Into Protection System
Dialight’s Stand-Alone Wireless Occupancy Sensors Deliver Maximum Flexibility, Control & Efficiency for Smart LED Lighting Systems
BSRIA Instrument Solutions Applauds The BOHS Breathe Freely Initiative
Vaughan Chopper Pumps Meet The Challenges Of Increased Volumes From The ‘Super’ Sewers
New Standalone Measurement Solution Reduces Cost of ISO 8573 Oil Vapour Monitoring for Compressed Air & Gases