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march 17 29Landfill Site Cuts Pump Power By A Third With Variable-Speed Drives

ABB drives cut power use of gas pumps, allowing more energy to be sold into the grid

A landfill site has saved a third of the power used by motors to pump gas, following the installation of two ABB variable-speed drives (VSDs). (Read More) 

Pump Maintenance – Three Tips To Prevent Hidden Cost Rises

Now is a common time of year for maintenance contracts to come to an end; many are on auto-renewals, which can mean hidden cost increases because people tend not to shop around for a better all-round deal.

It can also mean a ticking time-bomb threatening system failure if the maintenance is not carried out sufficiently well.

Owen Ford, Managing Director at Dura Pump, an engineering firm specialising in pump design, installation and maintenance, advises three simple things to look out for when you look at your contracts and evaluate the best deal: (Read More) 

march 17 28Tapflo. All About Your Flow

Tapflo is a leading pump manufacturer with the ambition to provide a wide range of premium products for various industrial applications.

Tapflo operates and distributes in more than 60 countries spread over the world on 6 continents - products and spare parts are available worldwide. (Read More) 

march 17 27Balancing Costs, Driving Efficiencies – The True Importance Of Asset Management

Asset management is a well-known process within the industrial market sector but much lesser known, are the management services available for specialist measurement equipment. (Read More) 

march 17 26Freeing The Store Room… From The Old Guard to MROM Management

Maintenance, Repair and Operating Materials (MROM) management...everyone has heard about it but few have really come to recognise the opportunities for development and the benefits available within the business. (Read More) 

march 17 25SAP Conference for Environment, Health, and Safety Management

The 5th annual SAP Conference for Environment, Health, and Safety Management, will take place in Chicago on March 21-22, 2017.

The event will focus on Driving Digital Transformation within EHS and offer opportunities to discover how to plan, predict and react faster to meet the demands of a (Read More)

march 17 24South Coast Engineering Firm Turns Up The Heat With New Hire Service

Hampshire-based specialist engineering firm Aqua Cooling, which also has an office in York, is using the chilly winter months to launch a hot new service for its customers across the UK.

Aqua Heating Hire is a brand-new option from Aqua Cooling offering heating and hot water solutions for short, (Read More)

march 17 23UE Systems LeakSurvey app

Create leak reports on Android or iPhone with UE Systems Leak Survey App

UE Systems Leak Survey app for Android and iOS can be used to easily generate reports from data collected in identified leaks.

Once leaks are identified and the respective information is entered in the app, the data can be used to generate a comprehensive excel report that includes estimated CFM loss, up-to-date cost avoidance, (Read More)

march 17 22EMKA PROflex Inspection Windows

EMKA PROflex 1210 program inspection windows offer a simple and aesthetic way of protecting infrequently accessed equipment such as meters, reset buttons, indicators/lamps and instruments as used on fire alarm and suppression systems or engineering controls. (Read More) 

march 17 21Respol Industrial & Commercial Flooring Solutions

Technically advanced commercial and industrial flooring solutions, designed and guaranteed to perform to the highest standards and provide years of cost-effective service in the most diverse and demanding environments. (Read More) 

march 17 20Furniture Manufacturer creates dust free workshop using VertEx from AirBench

Devonshire Pine have completed the installation of 4 large VertEx dust extraction units, creating a wide area dust control zone in previously unused warehouse space.

Devonshire Pine are one of the largest employers in North Devon and manufacture a wide range of quality pine and oak furniture. (Read More)

Hose Assemblies, Fittings & Valves Backed By 100 Years Of Innovation

It’s not every year a company can celebrate 100 years of business so Dixon are proud to be celebrating their centenary.

Founded in 1916 Dixon has grown to become a world leading manufacturer of hose fittings and related accessories for all industries with footprints across the globe; Dixon Group Europe, based in Preston, UK is responsible for sales across Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

From the original Boss Steam Couplings to the latest innovative solutions, Dixon has grown to become a hose and coupling supplier who can offer more than just a great product. (Read More)

march 17 19Beware Bearings Copy-Cats

Low-quality thermoplastics tend to give thermoplastics, in general, a poor reputation, with some melting when exposed to UV light, some offering limited resistance to solvents and some relaxing and weakening under long-term loading.

This situation is worsened by the fact that some companies are producing copy-cat or even counterfeit products that pretend to have the characteristics of top-performing (Read More)

march 17 18Rittal Launches Slotted Cover Plate for Electrical Distribution Systems

Rittal, a leading global provider of solutions for industrial enclosures, power distribution, climate control and IT infrastructure, has announced the launch of a new cover plate for shielding live components within electrical distribution systems. (Read More) 

march 17 17Rittal LED Light Series Now Complete

Rittal has launched two new versions of its LED system lights, thus completing the range.

Its series of specially designed lights now includes 600 and 400 lumens of light output (luminous flux), to add to the current 1200- and 900-lumen versions. This means that Rittal can now offer lighting solutions to suit all sizes of enclosure, (Read More)

march 17 16SPM Instrument presents HD Enveloping®

A new era in vibration monitoring SPM Instrument, Sweden, leading worldwide provider of condition monitoring technology and products, now announces the launch of HD Enveloping®, a new high definition vibration enveloping technique for detection of early stage gear and bearing faults. (Read More) 

march 17 15BLUE CHIP COMPANIES AND KEYNOTE SPEAKERS COMMIT TO MAINTEC 2017

UK’s premier maintenance exhibition boosted by packed conference programme

A host of blue chip companies and prestigious trade associations have signed up to support Maintec 2017, the UK’s premier maintenance and asset management exhibition and conference. (Read More) 

march 17 14Maintec 2017 The Future Of Maintenance Engineering

21 – 23 March 2017, NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT

Maintec, the UK’s premier event for the maintenance and asset management community, is undergoing a radical makeover.

2017 will see a ‘new look’ educational programme for the show featuring two new theatres, Maintec Dialogue and Maintec Summit packed with keynote speakers and high-level free to attend seminars. (Read More) 

march 17 13Farnell Element14 Announces Attendance At Southern Manufacturing Show With Schneider Electric

Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, will highlight its electromechanical proposition at Southern Manufacturing Show in conjunction with Schneider Electric between 21st and 23rd March 2017. (Read More) 

march 17 12Filtermist Heads South To Highlight The Importance Of A Comprehensive Approach To Clean Workshop Air

Clean workshop air specialist Filtermist will be highlighting the importance of both fitting and maintaining effective extraction and filtration systems to protect people from harmful airborne contaminants on its stand (Q128) at Southern Manufacturing.

Filtermist’s Director of Sales, Stuart Plimmer, (Read More)

march 17 11Find Your Solution At Southern Manufacturing 2017

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics returns to FIVE, Farnborough on new dates of the 21st to 23rd of March 2017.

New, more convenient dates in early Spring and some significant improvements to the site’s infrastructure serve to make the show more accessible than ever. (Read More) 

march 17 10Ensuring Air In Industrial Workplaces Is Free From Hazardous Airborne Contaminants

Established in Shropshire in 1969, Filtermist provides a wide range of products and services designed to ensure the air in industrial workplaces is free from hazardous airborne contaminants. (Read More) 

march 17 9Is Your LEV Test Report As Comprehensive As It Could Be?

As people that live and breathe (no pun intended!) Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) testing, Filtermist’s dedicated LEV engineers are still sometimes surprised by the varying levels of competency they encounter when talking to customers about their experiences of LEV testing. (Read More) 

march 17 8Speedor Storms for Dunstable

Hart Doors Systems has completed the installation of two Speedor ‘Storms’ at a recently opened packing and distribution facility for a major online retailer.

The doors were installed to keep a stable working environment within the
310,000 sq ft fulfilment centre on Prologis Park, Boscombe Road, Dunstable. (Read More) 

Glasgow Firm Does Its Bit To Help Save The Planet

To coincide with the relaunch of GAP Hire Solutions Green Action Plan, the firm donated £1,000 to environmental charity World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Scotland, which is working to make a difference by tackling the issues facing our planet today.

The WWF Scotland panda and Head of Communications Lexi Parfitt visited GAP’s Head Office in Glasgow to receive the generous donation from Head of GAP one Shaneen Waddell.

Lexi commented: “We’re delighted to receive this generous donation from the team at GAP. This will help us continue our work to tackle climate change and help to shape a low carbon future where people and nature thrive.” (Read More) 

march 17 7Medium Voltage Drive Combines Robust Performance With Ease-Of-Use

A cabinet-built medium voltage AC drive rated from 6 to 11 kilovolt (kV), 200 kilowatts (kW) up to 6,300 kW and for use across many industries such as cement, power generation and water is available from ABB.

The ABB drive, ACS580MV, features a new generation of cascaded h-bridge technology (Read More)

march 17 6Modulift Revolutionises Load Monitoring Capabilities with New Active Link Spreader Beam

The Active Link is an innovative new end unit system with an integrated load cell, compatible with the existing range of Modulift spreader beams.

It will provide wireless real time data by measuring the load at either end of the spreader beam and is ideal for both weighing and dynamic load monitoring. (Read More)

march 17 5Fluke integrates IR camera temperature data with LabVIEW and MATLAB software for seamless analysis and reporting

High-resolution infrared data from multiple Fluke infrared cameras enhances advanced R&D analysis

Infrared measurement adds important and often revealing data to certain types of R&D analysis, (Read More)

march 17 4Polynom AG acquire majority share holding interest in leading UK self testing emergency lighting specialist, P4 Limited

Leading self testing emergency lighting manufacturer and supplier, P4 Limited has announced the sale of a controlling interest in the company to Polynom AG, the Swiss holding group of emergency lighting module manufacturer Sander Electronik AG, based near Baden in Switzerland, who have supplied P4 since it was founded. (Read More) 

march 17 3SD Products - The Official UK Distributor For Ketterer

We are proud to announce the beginning of our official partnership with Ketterer
– global specialists in mechanical and electromechanical drive solutions.

Starting from the first of January 2017 SD Products Ltd has become the first official and exclusive Ketterer distributor in the UK. (Read More) 

march 17 2Hi-Line Sees Orders Soar Post Brexit Vote

Hi-line industries, an established and reputable UK manufacturer of high quality compressed air handling and purification equipment is reporting its most successful period ever following the Brexit referendum vote earlier this year. (Read More) 

march 17 1Versatile Crane Systems Comply With International Regulations & Standards

The crane systems manufactured by material handling specialists J D Neuhaus are designed for arduous operating conditions, and have a proven track record throughout worldwide installations. (Read More) 

dec17 41Just In Time For Manufacturing

Research from Kansas State University suggests that 71 per cent of senior manufacturing executives have used some form of the just-in-time manufacturing method in their processes.

Just-in-time (JIT) is a well-known concept in business and it doesn’t show any signs of declining soon. But how can businesses successfully manage a system based on just-in-time? (Read More)

dec17 40Sara LBS: Keeping It Cool In Food Distribution

Thermal regulation is vital to the ongoing performance of the chilled food distribution network, a multi-billion dollar global industry.

Getting rooms down to temperature is one thing, keeping them at that temperature in the most efficient manner is another. Nick Cox of loading bay specialist, sara LBS, explains how the right door can improve insulation to maximise profits (Read More) 

dec17 39Where Is The Bill Of Materials?

Getting things right first time with PLM and BoM

The creation of a Bill of Materials (BOM) is a fundamental part of product development. However, manufacturers are often unsure at what stage of the product development the BOM comes in. Best practice dictates that the BOM needs to travel fluently through the different development stages, (Read More) 

dec17 38National Awards For Top Performing Construction Companies And Suppliers

Considerate Constructors Scheme crowns Most Considerate Companies and Most Considerate Supplier at 2016 National Awards

The Considerate Constructors Scheme - the national scheme established by the construction industry to improve its image - has recognised the Most Considerate Companies and Suppliers at this year’s National Awards. (Read More)

dec17 37University Of Huddersfield Secures New £30 Million For Future Metrology Research Hub

The new Research Hub is one of six created by funding from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

THE University of Huddersfield is to lead a new £30 million research centre to help transform UK manufacturing. (Read More)

dec17 36Mark Provides Cooling For Candle Factory

Mark Climate Technology provides cooling for the factory Parcan BV in the hot summertime.

As one of the larger European candle producers, Parcan BV has a large and modern machinery. Together with the paraffin, this causes a high heat emission, which results in high indoor temperatures in the summer months. Mark Climate Technology has taken up the challenge (Read More) 

dec17 35Top 5 Maintenance Tips For Your Cooling System

You’d be surprised if we compared a cooling system to a human! But in fact they aren’t too dissimilar...

Especially when you think that both man and machine need regular exercise, a proper looking after, the right food and good rest to be on top form. With that in mind, here are our top tips for keeping your cooling system in top-performing shape. (Read More)

dec17 34Resistor Liquid Cooling Boosts 3.3kV Medium Voltage Loads

Slashes resistor footprint in industrial and marine applications

In motor driven applications like cranes, lifts, hoists and conveyors, air cooled resistors are common, but in medium voltage, high power applications liquid cooling wins out. A medium voltage drive running off a 3.3kV supply to turn a 500kW motor (Read More) 

dec17 33Fresh Air Cooling Solution For Computer Room Cuts Energy Running Costs For Hospital

Klima-Therm has delivered a high efficiency cooling solution for a computer server room at Salisbury District Hospital that uses fresh air to augment mechanical cooling.

The computer room is the nerve centre of the hospital, and vital for all aspects of its operations. (Read More) 

dec17 32Steam Versus Thermal Fluid

Steam has been a valuable servant to the human race, from a means of powering engines to a method of cooking food.

However, there’s one area where steam has been outdone in recent years – heat transfer using thermal fluid. Here Clive Jones, CEO of Global Heat Transfer outlines the benefits of using thermal fluids instead of steam in a heat transfer process. (Read More)

dec17 31Innovative All-Welded Plate Technology Drives Growth In The Mature Heat Exchangers Market

Asia-Pacific energy sector offers strong opportunities for heat exchanger units, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Industrial and Process Control Team

Innovation is the key to stronger growth in the mature and traditionally risk-averse heat exchangers market. End users require energy efficiency, ease of maintenance, reduction of corrosion, (Read More) 

dec17 30ABB Harmonics Surveys Keep Distortion In Check On-Site Surveys Ensure Companies Understand Their Harmonics Challenges

ABB offers harmonics surveys that help companies reduce the risk of harmonic distortion and ensure they comply with G5/4-1 recommendations.

The surveys, which are carried out by ABB or a member of its network of authorised value providers (AVPs), (Read More)

dec17 29Variable-Speed Drives Boost Hotel Water Supply While Reducing Running Costs

Daresbury Park Hotel & Spa halves energy use and improves pump system uptime.

A 53 percent cut in energy use and a significant improvement in the uptime of a hot water pumping systems is the result of installing ABB drives at hotel in Warrington. (Read More)

dec17 28The Season For Giving

REO UK donate to local cancer relief charity

Shropshire-based power quality specialist REO UK has traded in its Christmas cards for charity this year, donating the festive funds to Lingen Davies Cancer Fund. The donation will go towards the charity’s ongoing projects with the radiotherapy department at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. (Read More)

dec17 27New SPX FLOW Video: APV DELTA SD4 Double Seal Valve Maintenance Procedures

SPX FLOW is known for its well-rounded customer-centric approach for offering comprehensive solutions to its partners and has recently released a new video that provides a step-by-step guide for the upkeep and maintenance of its APV DELTA SD4 Double Seal valves. (Read More)

dec17 26BSRIA Awarded Cyber Essentials Certificate Of Compliance

BSRIA is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Cyber Essentials Certificate of Compliance, which certifies that the BIS/14/696 required standards are met.

Malc Leary, BSRIA’s Head of IT and Telecoms said:  (Read More)

dec17 25New EMKA True 180° Hinge Fits Industry Standard Rivet Nuts

Rapid assembly and true 180° opening are provided by this new 1056 series EMKA hinge by virtue of its design which enables use of industry standard M6 rivet nuts on specialist enclosures and cabinets where previously this may have been a problem. (Read More)

dec17 24BSRIA Launches Building Performance Evaluation In Domestic Buildings Guide

BSRIA is delighted to announce the release of its new Building Performance Evaluation in Domestic Buildings Guide (BG64/2016) which is available to download from its website and as a hard copy.

Despite genuine intentions to develop efficient homes and other residential buildings, the industry is still “missing the mark”. (Read More)

dec17 23Celebrating 45 Years In Temperature Measurement Another Busy Year For Labfacility

Labfacility, the UK’s leading manufacturer of Temperature Sensors, Thermocouple Connectors and associated Temperature Instrumentation have recently celebrated their 45th anniversary. (Read More)

dec17 22New Vibration Technology Boosts Maintenance Profitability

Technologies for monitoring machine vibration levels have been around for decades.

The further development of such technologies, however, has been rather slow. With the rapid advancement of digital component technologies providing ever new opportunities, time has caught up with conventional vibration monitoring methods. (Read More)

dec17 21New Fluke Infrared Cameras Deliver Exceptional 640 X 480 Image Quality For Fast Detection Of Maintenance Problems

MultiSharp™ focus system ensures in-focus images even in challenging conditions

Fluke has introduced the Fluke® Ti480 and TiX580 Infrared Cameras with 640 x 480 resolution and MultiSharp™ Focus, delivering exceptional image quality to industrial, process, (Read More)

dec17 20ODiN Predictive Maintenance Heralds New Era In Maintenance Best Practice

Leading drive and control specialist, Bosch Rexroth, has introduced a new system which is set to minimise downtime by bringing greater accuracy to predictive maintenance techniques across a broad spectrum of applications. (Read More)

dec17 19Fulton Launches The Most Radical Change To Boiler Design In Nearly 70 Years

Fulton’s all-new heat transfer solution, the SRT Series, is claimed by the company to be the most radical change to vertical steam boiler design since they pioneered the vertical tubeless boiler in 1949!  (Read More)

dec17 18Babcock Wanson Heaters Improve Efficiency In Dairy Nutrition Processing

Babcock Wanson has supplied two new EPC ES series Thermal Fluid Heating systems to Volac, one of Europe’s fastest growing international dairy nutrition businesses.

Established in the 1970s, Volac now has four UK and two overseas production sites producing products for the human and animal nutrition markets.  Its dairy processing site at Felinfach, (Read More)

dec17 17Paper Mill Receives Welcome Pump Protection

Polymeric Repair Materials and Coatings Extend Maintenance-Free Operation

Regardless of the pulping methods, paper mill pumps are put under immense strain due to the transfer of viscous material throughout the pulping process. Together, the sludge and slurries combine a high solids content, copious amounts of entrained air and often processing chemicals, (Read More) 

dec17 16Abrasion Resistant Lining Keeps Paper Mill Operational

Used to strip the bark from logs, de-barkers are among the most robust pieces of machinery operating within industry, facilitating high volume processing at an early stage within the paper making process.

Handling several logs at any one time, the de-barking process combines a wet drum phase, (Read More) 

dec17 15Another Solution From Hart

Faced with the escape of odours over neighbouring housing, an Essex-based company opted for a solution provided by Hart Door Systems.

Hart’s sales manager, Julian Britnell, explains that an established client of Hart Door Systems, with a depot in Essex, was experiencing issues with vapour and smoke escaping from an open- ended building while lorries were being loaded with tarmac. (Read More)

dec17 14Optical Surfaces Ltd. Is A Manufacturer Of High Precision, Custom Beamsplitters And Beamsplitting Assemblies

Suppliers to leading spectroscopy, interferometry and imaging companies worldwide looking to enhance the performance of their instruments. (Read More)

  • Landfill Site Cuts Pump Power By A Third With Variable-Speed Drives

    Landfill Site Cuts Pump Power By A Third With Variable-Speed Drives

  • Pump Maintenance – Three Tips To Prevent Hidden Cost Rises

  • Tapflo. All About Your Flow

    Tapflo. All About Your Flow

  • Balancing Costs, Driving Efficiencies  – The True Importance Of Asset Management

    Balancing Costs, Driving Efficiencies – The True Importance Of Asset Management

  • Freeing The Store Room… From The Old Guard to MROM Management

    Freeing The Store Room… From The Old Guard to MROM Management

  • SAP Conference for Environment, Health, and Safety Management

    SAP Conference for Environment, Health, and Safety Management

  • South Coast Engineering Firm Turns Up The Heat With New Hire Service

    South Coast Engineering Firm Turns Up The Heat With New Hire Service

  • UE Systems LeakSurvey app

    UE Systems LeakSurvey app

  • EMKA PROflex Inspection Windows

    EMKA PROflex Inspection Windows

  • Respol Industrial & Commercial Flooring Solutions

    Respol Industrial & Commercial Flooring Solutions

  • Furniture Manufacturer creates dust free workshop using VertEx from AirBench

    Furniture Manufacturer creates dust free workshop using VertEx from AirBench

  • Hose Assemblies, Fittings & Valves Backed By 100 Years Of Innovation

  • Beware Bearings Copy-Cats

    Beware Bearings Copy-Cats

  • Rittal Launches Slotted Cover Plate for Electrical Distribution Systems

    Rittal Launches Slotted Cover Plate for Electrical Distribution Systems

  • Rittal LED Light Series Now Complete

    Rittal LED Light Series Now Complete

  • SPM Instrument presents HD Enveloping®

    SPM Instrument presents HD Enveloping®

  • BLUE CHIP COMPANIES  AND KEYNOTE SPEAKERS  COMMIT TO MAINTEC 2017

    BLUE CHIP COMPANIES AND KEYNOTE SPEAKERS COMMIT TO MAINTEC 2017

  • Maintec 2017 The Future Of Maintenance Engineering

    Maintec 2017 The Future Of Maintenance Engineering

  • Farnell Element14 Announces Attendance At Southern Manufacturing Show With Schneider Electric

    Farnell Element14 Announces Attendance At Southern Manufacturing Show With Schneider Electric

  • Filtermist Heads South To Highlight The Importance Of A Comprehensive Approach To Clean Workshop Air

    Filtermist Heads South To Highlight The Importance Of A Comprehensive Approach To Clean Workshop Air

  • Find Your Solution At Southern Manufacturing 2017

    Find Your Solution At Southern Manufacturing 2017

  • Ensuring Air In Industrial Workplaces Is Free From Hazardous Airborne Contaminants

    Ensuring Air In Industrial Workplaces Is Free From Hazardous Airborne Contaminants

  • Is Your LEV Test Report As Comprehensive As It Could Be?

    Is Your LEV Test Report As Comprehensive As It Could Be?

  • Speedor Storms for Dunstable

    Speedor Storms for Dunstable

  • Glasgow Firm Does Its Bit To Help Save The Planet

  • Medium Voltage Drive Combines Robust Performance With Ease-Of-Use

    Medium Voltage Drive Combines Robust Performance With Ease-Of-Use

  • Modulift Revolutionises Load Monitoring Capabilities with New Active Link Spreader Beam

    Modulift Revolutionises Load Monitoring Capabilities with New Active Link Spreader Beam

  • Fluke integrates IR camera temperature data with LabVIEW and MATLAB software for seamless analysis and reporting

    Fluke integrates IR camera temperature data with LabVIEW and MATLAB software for seamless analysis and reporting

  • Polynom AG acquire majority share holding interest in leading UK self testing emergency lighting specialist, P4 Limited

    Polynom AG acquire majority share holding interest in leading UK self testing emergency lighting specialist, P4 Limited

  • SD Products - The Official UK Distributor For Ketterer

    SD Products - The Official UK Distributor For Ketterer

  • Hi-Line Sees Orders Soar Post Brexit Vote

    Hi-Line Sees Orders Soar Post Brexit Vote

  • Versatile Crane Systems Comply With International Regulations & Standards

    Versatile Crane Systems Comply With International Regulations & Standards

  • Just In Time For Manufacturing

    Just In Time For Manufacturing

  • Sara LBS: Keeping It Cool In Food Distribution

    Sara LBS: Keeping It Cool In Food Distribution

  • Where Is The Bill Of Materials?

    Where Is The Bill Of Materials?

  • National Awards For Top Performing Construction Companies And Suppliers

    National Awards For Top Performing Construction Companies And Suppliers

  • University Of Huddersfield Secures New £30 Million For Future Metrology Research Hub

    University Of Huddersfield Secures New £30 Million For Future Metrology Research Hub

  • Mark Provides Cooling For Candle Factory

    Mark Provides Cooling For Candle Factory

  • Top 5 Maintenance Tips For Your Cooling System

    Top 5 Maintenance Tips For Your Cooling System

  • Resistor Liquid Cooling Boosts 3.3kV Medium Voltage Loads

    Resistor Liquid Cooling Boosts 3.3kV Medium Voltage Loads

  • Fresh Air Cooling Solution For Computer Room Cuts Energy Running Costs For Hospital

    Fresh Air Cooling Solution For Computer Room Cuts Energy Running Costs For Hospital

  • Steam Versus Thermal Fluid

    Steam Versus Thermal Fluid

  • Innovative All-Welded Plate Technology Drives Growth In The Mature Heat Exchangers Market

    Innovative All-Welded Plate Technology Drives Growth In The Mature Heat Exchangers Market

  • ABB Harmonics Surveys Keep Distortion In Check On-Site Surveys Ensure Companies Understand Their Harmonics Challenges

    ABB Harmonics Surveys Keep Distortion In Check On-Site Surveys Ensure Companies Understand Their Harmonics Challenges

  • Variable-Speed Drives Boost Hotel Water Supply While Reducing Running Costs

    Variable-Speed Drives Boost Hotel Water Supply While Reducing Running Costs

  • The Season For Giving

    The Season For Giving

  • New SPX FLOW Video: APV DELTA SD4 Double Seal Valve Maintenance Procedures

    New SPX FLOW Video: APV DELTA SD4 Double Seal Valve Maintenance Procedures

  • BSRIA Awarded Cyber Essentials Certificate Of Compliance

    BSRIA Awarded Cyber Essentials Certificate Of Compliance

  • New EMKA True 180° Hinge Fits Industry Standard Rivet Nuts

    New EMKA True 180° Hinge Fits Industry Standard Rivet Nuts

  • BSRIA Launches Building Performance Evaluation In Domestic Buildings Guide

    BSRIA Launches Building Performance Evaluation In Domestic Buildings Guide

  • Celebrating 45 Years In Temperature Measurement  Another Busy Year For Labfacility

    Celebrating 45 Years In Temperature Measurement Another Busy Year For Labfacility

  • New Vibration Technology Boosts Maintenance Profitability

    New Vibration Technology Boosts Maintenance Profitability

  • New Fluke Infrared Cameras Deliver Exceptional 640 X 480 Image Quality For Fast Detection Of Maintenance Problems

    New Fluke Infrared Cameras Deliver Exceptional 640 X 480 Image Quality For Fast Detection Of Maintenance Problems

  • ODiN Predictive Maintenance Heralds New Era In Maintenance Best Practice

    ODiN Predictive Maintenance Heralds New Era In Maintenance Best Practice

  • Fulton Launches The Most Radical Change To Boiler Design In Nearly 70 Years

    Fulton Launches The Most Radical Change To Boiler Design In Nearly 70 Years

  • Babcock Wanson Heaters Improve Efficiency In Dairy Nutrition Processing

    Babcock Wanson Heaters Improve Efficiency In Dairy Nutrition Processing

  • Paper Mill Receives Welcome Pump Protection

    Paper Mill Receives Welcome Pump Protection

  • Abrasion Resistant Lining Keeps Paper Mill Operational

    Abrasion Resistant Lining Keeps Paper Mill Operational

  • Another Solution From Hart

    Another Solution From Hart

  • Optical Surfaces Ltd. Is A Manufacturer Of High Precision, Custom Beamsplitters And Beamsplitting Assemblies

    Optical Surfaces Ltd. Is A Manufacturer Of High Precision, Custom Beamsplitters And Beamsplitting Assemblies

 
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Fluke 154 HART Calibration Assistant puts HART device configuration at the user’s fingertips

Combined with a Fluke 750 Series or 720 Series calibrator it delivers a comprehensive HART calibration and configuration solution Fluke has introduced the Fluke® 154 HART Calibration Assistant, a standalone tablet-based communication tool that makes HART configuration easy. The 154 provides HART communication functionality that, when combined with a Fluke 750...

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Through the looking-glass: 50 years in p…

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Through the looking-glass: 50 years in polymer repair market

Today we are interviewing Geoff Binks, who has dedicated 50 years to a major polymer coating and composite manufacturer, to ask him about his experience in the industry and maintenance sector. Geoff was born and raised in Harrogate and joined Belzona in 1965 direct from Technical College with a chemistry background....

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CMMS implementation questions answered

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CMMS implementation questions answered

Engineering Maintenance Solutions asked Ian Higham*, head of maintenance, MCP Consulting Group Ltd, 10 questions that need answering prior to considering CMMS implementation.

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Understanding Compressed Air Production Costs

Understanding Compressed Air Production Costs Businesses must look beyond the initial purchase price of a compressed air system and consider the factors that affect the total cost of ownership (TCO), explains Mark Whitmore, General Manager at BOGE. (Read More)

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What Makes A Good Hygienic Pump Repairer…

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What Makes A Good Hygienic Pump Repairer?

What Makes A Good Hygienic Pump Repairer? Tom Cooper of AxFlow looks at what it takes to be a good hygienic pump repairer There are many pump repairers, fewer hygienic pump repairers and fewer still good hygienic pump repairers. This because it takes more than a clean bench and a box of...

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Idhammars Systems Managing Director of Operations, John Roberts Launches blog to provide key updates and insights into lean manufacturing and maintenance.

Idhammar Systems, leading provider of lean manufacturing and maintenance software including CMMS and OEE systems announced the launch of their lean manufacturing and maintenance blog [November 2012, UK] which aims to provide relevant and engaging content that explores the benefits of adopting lean practices and software to uncover areas of...

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More EfW work for Hart Door Systems

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More EfW work for Hart Door Systems

Hart Door Systems’ latest contract for the Energy from Waste sector is progressing with the installation of seven purpose designed electric roller shutters for tipping bays at a large Energy from Waste site in Worcestershire. The Hart shutters, designed for safety reasons as well as preventing the escape of odours,...

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Laser welding goes mobile with on-site r…

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Laser welding goes mobile with on-site repairs.

Carrs now bring their welding expertise to your door. The latest lasers enable the mobilisation of a welder from Carrs to come to your factory, ie on site. This means we can get your tools and machines up and running again within a few hours of our visit. (Read More)

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SPM Instrument UK Hosts International Ma…

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SPM Instrument UK Hosts International Management Meeting

On the 20th to 22nd of June, Manchester based condition monitoring specialist SPM Instrument UK Ltd. hosted a meeting with the CEO of SPM International and Managing Directors of its fourteen subsidiaries in Europe, USA, Singapore, and India. The biannual SPM Management meeting is an integral component of the SPM International...

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Special Price Offers on four popular Flu…

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Special Price Offers on four popular Fluke Thermal Imagers

Until 15th September 2016, Fluke is offering significant reductions on the manufacturer’s recommended price of four popular and rugged thermal imaging cameras, the Fluke Ti300, the TiS75, the TiS40 and the TiS20. All models come with Fluke Connect® which provides greater data management and reporting capabilities via the Fluke Connect...

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PRUFTECHNIK opens new office on West Coa…

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PRUFTECHNIK opens new office on West Coast

Embark with PRUFTECHNIK on our journey to open a new office in San Diego, California, where we will continue to introduce, offer and support our remarkable products and services. Functions of the San Diego office include product sales, tech support, training, consultation and machinery service.

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