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nov14-35Innovative Hydraulic Systems For Harbour And Container Cranes

Crane hydraulics in ports and dockyards

The demanding operating conditions, large loads and 24 hour working associated with portside container cranes means high-performance hydraulic systems are required. Ruppel Hydraulik has developed and produced a wide range of system solutions for harbour cranes, including compact hydraulic (Read More) 

nov14-34Alpha Electronics now an authorised distributor for GE Druck

Alpha offers sales, hire, repair and calibration of electrical and electronic test equipment.

Alpha Electronics, the national distributor, hirer, repairer and calibrator of electrical and electronic test equipment, is now an authorised distributor for GE Druck. The offering includes a very wide range of portable pressure and loop calibrators, which can be viewed on (Read More)

nov14-33Whitelegg’s New Equipment Brochure Covers All Aspect Of Motor Repair

This new 20 page brochure from Whitelegg Machines of Crawley comprehensively covers all instruments, tools and accessories for the repair and servicing of motors, coils and armatures.

Including their existing range and with new additions in the testing category, the brochure covers all operations (Read More)

nov14-32Whitelegg Appointed as UK and Ireland Agents for Schleich Motor Test Equipment

Following a long association with Schleich Gmbh, Whitelegg Machines is now delighted to advise that they have been appointed sole agents for this well respected German company covering the UK, Ireland and Middle East (Read More)

nov14-31Sonatest Launch A New Flaw Detector Series Offering Choice, Customisation And Performance, Take A Closer Look.

Sonatest Ltd are pleased to announce the release of the latest range of the Sitescan and Masterscan series of flaw detectors.

Retaining the best features of the established series,  the new range has evolved in response to the requirements of users (Read More) 

nov14-30Fluke offers free iPad® for real-time sharing of thermal imaging data

While stocks last and before 31st December 2014, Fluke UK is offering a free iPad® to purchasers of one from a range of Fluke Thermal Imaging cameras.

Using Fluke’s latest Connect app downloaded to the iPad, customers can generate reports and communicate results directly to their client or colleagues from the jobsite. This saves time and money, (Read More) 

nov14-29Free Thermal Imaging Software Trial - Produce Instant TI Survey Reports With Just One Click!

Engineering Maintenance Solutions magazine has teamed up with thermographic services specialist Ti Thermal Imaging Ltd to offer EMS readers a free three-month trial of its new TICOR™ Android-based thermal imaging reporting application which provides immediate one click report generation. (Read More)

nov14-28Smart Vibration Switch

Monitoring, display and recording of vibration values in one compact field unit.

New developments in vibration monitoring from sensor specialists ifm electronic are spearheaded by (Read More) 

nov14-27Plans Approved For Factory Extension At Armacell Insulation Manufacturing Site

Thermal and acoustic insulation materials manufacturer Armacell has received planning permission for a new extension development to increase floor space and production capacity at their UK factory located on Mars Street, Oldham. (Read More)

nov14-26Contingency Boiler Plant

Plant hire fulfils so many industrial needs, it could be the low-cost options to acquire equipment needed to complete a one-off job or more substantial plant offering a total solution, supporting or taking over the role of a chiller, boiler or air-conditioning system.

Conscientious business owners, premises and facility managers and industrial plant engineers, around (Read More) 

nov14-25Comprehensive Checklists and Mobile Solutions from Shire Systems

The new version of Pirana CMMS incorporates powerful features to support Servicing and Inspection.

A major feature of the latest release of Pirana CMMS is the easy creation of uniform ‘checklists’, eliminating the need to input the same information multiple times. This is extremely useful for routes, projects, installations, setups and upgrades. (Read More)

nov14-24‘Get More with Agility’

SoftSols Group, provider of the Maintenance Management Solution Software, Agility, are embarking on a new program of webinars ‘Get More with Agility’, to introduce new and existing customers to the range of features and uses of the system.

“Over the summer months we spoke to our customers and it became very clear that there is a real hunger for people to (Read More) 

nov14-23The Four I’s of Successful CMMS

At one time, the maintenance department in many an organisation was regarded simply as an overhead cost, one which was often unfairly placed first in line when it came to budget cuts.

More recently, it has been generally accepted that the maintenance function can – and indeed must – play a pivotal role in improving operational efficiency, supporting regulatory (Read More)

nov14-22Mobile apps – Business Enabler or Security Disaster?

Corporate apps are fast transforming the way individuals operate within the business. But how many organisations – or individuals – recognise the highly variable levels of security between apps and the inherent risks associated with badly considered mobile deployments? (Read More)

nov14-21Stepping Up Your Performance Management

World class organisations are increasingly recognising that their maintenance service can help to make their business more competitive and successful, and it is now more necessary than ever for the maintenance operations team to be able to demonstrate good performance. (Read More)

nov14-20Tilbury Docks Impounding Pump Refurbishment

The Port of Tilbury is London’s major and greenest port and at each high tide the water level inside the impounding dock is raised to meet shipping and operational requirements.

This is performed by four 57.5” vertical A/F Vickers Armstrong pumps installed in the late 1960’s and over the years they have served the dock extremely well.  At any one time three pumps are used, pumping up to (Read More) 

nov14-19Hydra-Cell Excels in Zero Liquid Discharge

The addition of super duplex stainless steel to the range of liquid head materials available now enables Hydra-Cell G15 pumps to manage the tough-to-handle waste waters processed in ‘zero liquid discharge (ZLD) systems.

As water becomes an ever more expensive commodity, industrial, oil, chemical and petrochemical companies (Read More) 

nov14-18ATS Electro-Lube (UK) Ltd Have Added Another Product To Their Well Proven Range Of Self Contained Automatic Lubricators.

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 & type of grease type required for the application (Read More)

nov14-17From Generation To Regeneration

Hydrovane launches new high-efficiency HR range of rotary vane compressors.

Hydrovane, part of the Gardner Denver Group announces the HR Regeneration series; a brand new range of rotary vane compressors, designed to deliver significant energy reductions for operators requiring a reliable and (Read More) 

nov14-16Vapour In Compressed Air – Safe Monitoring, 24 h Process Reliability

METPOINT® OCV Makes The Quality Of Compressed Air Visible

METPOINT OCV offers precision measurement technology for all industrial sectors, where compressed air plays an important part in the production process and realtime monitoring of compressed air quality is process critical. (Read More)

nov14-15New Sensors For The METPOINT® Measurement Technology

Measurement technology makes the purity of compressed air visible and points out the optimisation potentials in the system.

The measurement instrumentation from BEKO TECHNOLOGIES provides  a reliable data base for the assessment and assurance of the compressed-air quality and for the identification of hidden cost drivers. (Read More)

nov14-14The Simple, Comprehensive Solution to Meet Current Compressed Air Health & Safety Regulations

Thorite has published a bright and highly informative guide to the products and services it specialises in to ensure maximum efficiency and safety when using compressed air in the workplace. (Read More)

nov14-13Improving Compressed Air Efficiency At A European Level

One of the major directives that is impacting on the activities of compressed air equipment manufacturers in the UK is the Ecodesign of Energy Related Products’ Directive 2009/125/EC.

According to Gov.UK, the objective of the Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC is to “reduce greenhouse gas (Read More)

nov14-12Innovative Filtration And Drying Technologies For Compressed Air Users

Energy efficiency of compressed air filters increased by new filtration technology

The differential pressure in filtering compressed air and gases is now being reduced by 50%, thanks to a new filter medium. This extremely favourable performance that engineers at Donaldson were able to achieve by developing their new UltraPleat® filtration (Read More) 

nov14-11Now Is The Time To Embrace District Heating

A leading commercial and industrial heating manufacturer is urging local authorities and housing associations to upgrade or implement district heating schemes.

Geoff Hobbs, Business Development Director at Bosch Commercial and Industrial Heating, argues that modern district heating schemes hold the potential to enhance energy efficiency due to the advancement of (Read More) 

nov14-10AN INNOVATIVE NEW BRITISH TECHNOLOGY FOR THE REMOVAL OF WATER FROM OILS AND FUELS

Filtertechnik has taken water absorbency to the next level with Filtasorb 2 which can hold twice the volume of water than the previous version and 3 times as much as its nearest competitor. (Read More)

nov14-9Demag V-Type – A New Generation Of Industrial Cranes

  • 17% less deadweight than cranes with box-section girders
  • Oscillation characteristics cut by up to 30%
  • Service life doubled to over 500,000 load changes

Terex Material Handling has launched the new generation Demag V-type crane, which sets new standards in the industry. (Read More)

nov14-8Getting The Most From Control Valves

The onus is on steam plant owners and operators to reduce energy consumption and optimise plant performance. Andrew Prew, Market Development Manager at Spirax Sarco outlines the energy-saving and other benefits of modern control valves and explains why a failing valve can actually be an opportunity to cut energy consumption, improve process control and reduce costs.

It is estimated that more than 70% of existing valves are over-sized because steam load has either reduced since their installation or been overestimated. Failing to take action contributes to energy inefficiency though poor process control, leading to increased costs.  (Read More)

nov14-7Denso Protal Chosen for National Gas Grid Protection

W.G.Beaumont & Son Ltd of Romford are a chosen  contractor  for  National Gas Grids for applying surface coating protection of weld joints and fittings in refurbishment programmes carried out in various areas of the UK.

A typical contract for National Grid carried out by W.G.Beaumont using Denso Protal 7300 is shown in the photographs. (Read More)

nov14-6Electronic Temperature Instruments Ltd introduces a new Differential thermometer kit for plumbers and heating engineers

Electronic Temperature Instruments Ltd has recently introduced a Differential thermometer kit, ideal for plumbers and heating engineers. (Read More)

nov14-5Internal and External Thread Fixing Tools are a Maintenance Dream

In a UK exclusive agreement with NES, Damar International are now selling the NES Thread Repair Tool. The internal tool and external tool eliminate the need for stocking taps and dies in the hope that one will fit a maintenance issue arising from damaged threads. (Read More)

nov14-4Denso Tape System Protects National Grid Non-return Valves

A Winn & Coales Denso Tape system has been chosen to give corrosion protection to three large non-return valves at the National Grid Carnforth Compressor Station in Lancashire.

The contract for this project was carried out by the civil engineering company J Anderson & Son Ltd  (JAS) based in Wath on Dearne, (Read More) 

nov14-3Full Steam Ahead For Historic Boiler Company

It’s full steam ahead at one of the UK’s leading industrial boiler and furnace companies following a management buyout supported by £750,000 of funding to ensure the survival of the historic business.

Wellman Group, in Oldbury, is now a new company called Robey-Wellman Boilers and Furnaces Ltd, following the MBO by Steven Price, Leigh Bryan and Peter Gibbs. (Read More)

nov14-2Denso Paste Protection for Clifton Suspension Bridge

An important use for Winn & Coales (Denso) Ltd’s Denso paste has been found to be its regular application to the anchored chain links of Clifton Suspension Bridge.

The wrought iron suspension chains which support the world-famous bridge are anchored in tunnels 18 metres down in the rocks on each side of the Avon Gorge. (Read More)

nov14-1Reliable & Robust Dust Extraction from Axair Fans UK

Many industrial and manufacturing processes can produce hazardous airborne particles which need to be extracted away in order to protect the working environment and any susceptible personnel. (Read More)

sep-14-26Latest Benco Engine Stand For Loads Up To 25 Tonnes Supplied To Clarke Energy

The latest engine stand supplied to Clarke Energy in Liverpool is a Benco 25 unit, manufactured by The Brixworth Engineering Company Ltd and designed for the safe and effective powered manipulation of large engines or other heavy workpieces up to 25 tonnes in weight. (Read More)

sep-14-25Hi-Line HPSA Dryers Fitted With New Controllers And Digital Dewpoint Display

The Hi-line range of HPSA (heatless pressure swing adsorption) desiccant dryers are now all equipped as standard with their new HDC-1 digital controller, providing a digital dewpoint display. (Read More)

sep-14-24AxFlow To Distribute Industrial Sector APV Heat Exchangers

AxFlow has announced that it has taken on the exclusive distribution of APV heat exchangers for industrial markets in the UK.

APV heat transfer solutions for cooling, heating, condensing and evaporation of process fluids are used across a wide range of industries and AxFlow now becomes the prime source of distribution to the chemical, industrial, (Read More) 

sep-14-23Innovative New Online Machine Tool Auction Launches To Manufacturing Industry

An innovative new service has launched, designed to help manufacturing businesses buy and sell CNC machinery with complete confidence and ease.

The CNConlineauctions.com website is an easy-to-navigate online auction system for buying and selling CNC machine tools in the UK and Europe, with a location set up in the United States (Read More) 

sep-14-22Spectro’s Q5800 fluid analysis system delivers full oil analysis right at the point of sampling

Exclusively distributed by Analysco in the UK and Ireland

Spectro Inc.’s new Q5800 Expeditionary Fluid Analysis System is aimed at critical asset owners in the military, mining, marine and off-shore industries.  It is the latest in Spectro’s new product development philosophy of offering immediate lab-quality information about oil (Read More)

sep-14-21Allianz Approves Shock Pulse Technology For Condition Monitoring Of Wind Turbines

German insurance company Allianz has approved online system Intellinova Compact with the SPM HD shock pulse measurement technology for condition monitoring of wind turbines. (Read More)

sep-14-20Fluke’s New Laser Shaft Alignment Tool Provides Fast, Actionable Answers

Fluke, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, has introduced an easy-to-use Laser Shaft Alignment tool that provides fast, accurate and actionable answers to keep plants up and running. (Read More)

sep-14-19Free ACE VibroChecker app turns iPhone into vibration checker

ACE has developed a free app for the iPhone that measures vibration and then offers a reliable selection of vibration isolation products.

VibroChecker is a true innovation and gets the results you need in just three steps: The ACE app can perform ideal measurements when the iPhone is fully placed on the surface to be measured.  (Read More)

sep-14-18CUTTING COSTS AND KEEPING SAFE … they are no longer mutually exclusive

CTS – Combined Technical Solutions – carries out all aspects of work related to built environments including both reactive and planned preventative maintenance.  Based in London, the company provides an excellent example of how the inclusion of thermal imaging windows reduces inspection costs and makes maintenance smarter, without increasing health and safety risks. (Read More)

sep-14-17FAST AND EFFECTIVE IDENTIFICATION OF SOLAR CELL DEFECTS

For maximum power generation, system life and the best return on investment every solar cell on a solar panel must be working.

To provide this assurance industry is increasingly employing thermal imaging as its preferred method for locating defects. (Read More)

sep-14-16TOUCH THE SCREEN AND FEEL THE POWER

Swindon based combustion equipment manufacturer, G P Burners, is now offering an optional touch screen interface.

The TSI5000 touch screen is available with all of the company’s new PLC controlled burners and may be retrofitted to existing equipment with PLC controls. It has been designed to simplify burner operation and assist engineers in maintenance and service regimes. (Read More)

sep-14-15Installation Of New Boiler Completes Timothy Taylor’s Brewery Development

Timothy Taylor’s, the Keighley based brewer of award winning beers, has completed a £12 million investment programme with the installation of a new 10,000 kgs/hour boiler costing £1/2 million. (Read More)

sep-14-14Boiler Maintenance: Why Is It So Important?

Fulton’s managing director Carl Knight looks at why regular maintenance of a steam boiler is so important.

In short, regular servicing and maintenance is essential to maintain the optimum operating efficiency and safety; and ensure long-term reliability.  (Read More)

sep-14-13All CERTUSS Steam Generators are type tested according to European Pressure Equipment Guideline DGRL 97/23/EG.

CERTUSS offer seven construction groups within their range of fossil fuel Generators with outputs ranging from 80kg/hr to 2000kg/hr and operating pressures of up to 32 Bar G. To accompany the Generator, CERTUSS also offer their CVE Package Plant Module, (Read More)

sep-14-12NOx class 5 Condensing Boilers for Refurbished Residential Care Home

The Avondale Mental Care home in Liverpool is a 50 bedded registered mental nursing home and was established in 1991 by charity Delphside.

The centre provides care, support and rehabilitation for adults with a wide range of mental health related issues. (Read More)

sep-14-11Flash steam recovery trims Biomar’s gas bill around 10%

Biomar Grangemouth has sliced between 9 and 10% off its annual gas bill with the help of a system to recover energy from flash steam that would otherwise be lost to atmosphere.

The aquaculture manufacturer says that the energy savings alone mean that the Flash Recovery Energy Management Equipment (FREME) engineered system from Spirax Sarco (Read More) 

sep-14-10Riello launches CIBSE accredited gas booster CPD course

Riello has introduced a free CIBSE-accredited CPD course for consulting and in-house engineers, covering the specification, installation and maintenance of gas boosters for use with gas-fired burners in commercial and industrial applications. (Read More)

sep-14-9BOSCH LAUNCHES NEW HEAT RECOVERY STEAM BOILER

One of the world’s leading heating and hot water manufacturers, Bosch Commercial and Industrial Heating, has extended its range of industrial steam plant solutions with the addition of a new heat recovery system, designed to operate in conjunction with Combined Heat and Power (CHP) modules, as well as other industrial heating systems. (Read More)

sep-14-8BABCOCK WANSON THERMAL FLUID HEATERS NOW AVAILABLE TO RENT

Industrial process heating specialist Babcock Wanson UK is pleased to announce a unique new Thermal Fluid Heating System rental service.

This new rental service, which can provide up to 900kW of energy to a process, will enable customers to trial a thermal fluid heater for a fixed time at a fixed rental price. (Read More)

sep-14-7Forward Thinking Boiler House Control

Lost production due to unplanned boiler downtime is something we all fear.

Downtime on your daily operation can cost you thousands, and with the boiler being at the heart of many industry applications, one thing you don’t need is the stress caused by a boiler breakdown. (Read More)

sep-14-6ISO (International Organisation for Standardisation) Air Quality Standards  

There are three main standards currently in use which directly relate to the purity of the compressed air quality and testing requirements for industry. (Read More)

sep-14-5Fluke Power Quality Seminars programme for 2014

Fluke, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, is offering a series of free Power Quality Seminars as part of its programme of seminars for 2014 throughout the UK and Ireland. (Read More)

sep-14-4Winn & Coales Coating Protects Power Station Header Boxes

Universal Heat Transfer Ltd (UHT) of Atherston, Warwicks, are heat exchange and transfer specialists in supplying equipment and services to industry.

One of their latest projects involved the manufacture of header boxes and channel heads for the refurbishment of four hydrogen coolers for a power station generator cooling system. (Read More)

sep-14-3Northern Manufacturing & Electronics 2014

Northern Manufacturing & Electronics, the North’s top industrial technology show, returns to EventCity, Manchester.

The two-day event will take place on October 1st and 2nd and promises to be the biggest yet. (Read More)

sep-14-2ESAB’S WARRIOR™ TECH HELMET NOW AVAILABLE WITH NEW AIR PURIFYING RESPIRATOR

ESAB, a world leader in welding and cutting technologies, now offers a Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) for its Warrior™ Tech 9-13 Auto-Darkening welding helmet, part of its comprehensive line of personal protection equipment. (Read More)

  • Innovative Hydraulic Systems For Harbour And Container Cranes

    Innovative Hydraulic Systems For Harbour And Container Cranes

  • Alpha Electronics now an authorised distributor for GE Druck

    Alpha Electronics now an authorised distributor for GE Druck

  • Whitelegg’s New Equipment Brochure Covers All Aspect Of Motor Repair

    Whitelegg’s New Equipment Brochure Covers All Aspect Of Motor Repair

  • Whitelegg Appointed as UK and Ireland Agents for Schleich Motor Test Equipment

    Whitelegg Appointed as UK and Ireland Agents for Schleich Motor Test Equipment

  • Sonatest Launch A New Flaw Detector Series Offering Choice, Customisation And Performance, Take A Closer Look.

    Sonatest Launch A New Flaw Detector Series Offering Choice, Customisation And Performance, Take A Closer Look.

  • Fluke offers free iPad® for real-time sharing of thermal imaging data

    Fluke offers free iPad® for real-time sharing of thermal imaging data

  • Free Thermal Imaging Software Trial - Produce Instant TI Survey Reports With Just One Click!

    Free Thermal Imaging Software Trial - Produce Instant TI Survey Reports With Just One Click!

  • Smart Vibration Switch

    Smart Vibration Switch

  • Plans Approved For Factory Extension At Armacell Insulation Manufacturing Site

    Plans Approved For Factory Extension At Armacell Insulation Manufacturing Site

  • Contingency Boiler Plant

    Contingency Boiler Plant

  • Comprehensive Checklists and Mobile Solutions from Shire Systems

    Comprehensive Checklists and Mobile Solutions from Shire Systems

  • ‘Get More with Agility’

    ‘Get More with Agility’

  • The Four I’s of Successful CMMS

    The Four I’s of Successful CMMS

  • Mobile apps – Business Enabler or Security Disaster?

    Mobile apps – Business Enabler or Security Disaster?

  • Stepping Up Your Performance Management

    Stepping Up Your Performance Management

  • Tilbury Docks Impounding Pump Refurbishment

    Tilbury Docks Impounding Pump Refurbishment

  • Hydra-Cell Excels in Zero Liquid Discharge

    Hydra-Cell Excels in Zero Liquid Discharge

  • ATS Electro-Lube (UK) Ltd Have Added Another Product To Their Well Proven Range Of Self Contained Automatic Lubricators.3

    ATS Electro-Lube (UK) Ltd Have Added Another Product To Their Well Proven Range Of Self Contained Automatic Lubricators.3

  • From Generation To Regeneration

    From Generation To Regeneration

  • Vapour In Compressed Air – Safe Monitoring, 24 h Process Reliability

    Vapour In Compressed Air – Safe Monitoring, 24 h Process Reliability

  • New Sensors For The METPOINT® Measurement Technology

    New Sensors For The METPOINT® Measurement Technology

  • The Simple, Comprehensive Solution to Meet Current Compressed Air Health & Safety Regulations

    The Simple, Comprehensive Solution to Meet Current Compressed Air Health & Safety Regulations

  • Improving Compressed Air Efficiency At A European Level

    Improving Compressed Air Efficiency At A European Level

  • Innovative Filtration And Drying Technologies For Compressed Air Users

    Innovative Filtration And Drying Technologies For Compressed Air Users

  • Now Is The Time To Embrace District Heating

    Now Is The Time To Embrace District Heating

  • AN INNOVATIVE NEW BRITISH TECHNOLOGY FOR THE REMOVAL OF WATER FROM OILS AND FUELS

    AN INNOVATIVE NEW BRITISH TECHNOLOGY FOR THE REMOVAL OF WATER FROM OILS AND FUELS

  • Demag V-Type – A New Generation Of Industrial Cranes

    Demag V-Type – A New Generation Of Industrial Cranes

  • Getting The Most From Control Valves

    Getting The Most From Control Valves

  • Denso Protal Chosen for National Gas Grid Protection

    Denso Protal Chosen for National Gas Grid Protection

  • Electronic Temperature Instruments Ltd introduces a new Differential thermometer kit for plumbers and heating engineers

    Electronic Temperature Instruments Ltd introduces a new Differential thermometer kit for plumbers and heating engineers

  • Internal and External Thread Fixing Tools are a Maintenance Dream

    Internal and External Thread Fixing Tools are a Maintenance Dream

  • Denso Tape System Protects National Grid Non-return Valves

    Denso Tape System Protects National Grid Non-return Valves

  • Full Steam Ahead For Historic Boiler Company

    Full Steam Ahead For Historic Boiler Company

  • Denso Paste Protection for Clifton Suspension Bridge

    Denso Paste Protection for Clifton Suspension Bridge

  • Reliable & Robust Dust Extraction from Axair Fans UK

    Reliable & Robust Dust Extraction from Axair Fans UK

  • Latest Benco Engine Stand For Loads Up To 25 Tonnes Supplied To Clarke Energy

    Latest Benco Engine Stand For Loads Up To 25 Tonnes Supplied To Clarke Energy

  • Hi-Line HPSA Dryers Fitted With New Controllers And Digital Dewpoint Display

    Hi-Line HPSA Dryers Fitted With New Controllers And Digital Dewpoint Display

  • AxFlow To Distribute Industrial Sector APV Heat Exchangers

    AxFlow To Distribute Industrial Sector APV Heat Exchangers

  • Innovative New Online Machine Tool Auction Launches To Manufacturing Industry

    Innovative New Online Machine Tool Auction Launches To Manufacturing Industry

  • Spectro’s Q5800 fluid analysis system delivers full oil analysis right at the point of sampling

    Spectro’s Q5800 fluid analysis system delivers full oil analysis right at the point of sampling

  • Allianz Approves Shock Pulse Technology For Condition Monitoring Of Wind Turbines

    Allianz Approves Shock Pulse Technology For Condition Monitoring Of Wind Turbines

  • Fluke’s New Laser Shaft Alignment Tool Provides Fast, Actionable Answers

    Fluke’s New Laser Shaft Alignment Tool Provides Fast, Actionable Answers

  • Free ACE VibroChecker app turns iPhone into vibration checker

    Free ACE VibroChecker app turns iPhone into vibration checker

  • CUTTING COSTS AND KEEPING SAFE … they are no longer mutually exclusive

    CUTTING COSTS AND KEEPING SAFE … they are no longer mutually exclusive

  • FAST AND EFFECTIVE IDENTIFICATION OF SOLAR CELL DEFECTS

    FAST AND EFFECTIVE IDENTIFICATION OF SOLAR CELL DEFECTS

  • TOUCH THE SCREEN AND FEEL THE POWER

    TOUCH THE SCREEN AND FEEL THE POWER

  • Installation Of New Boiler Completes Timothy Taylor’s Brewery Development

    Installation Of New Boiler Completes Timothy Taylor’s Brewery Development

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    Boiler Maintenance: Why Is It So Important?

  • All CERTUSS Steam Generators are type tested according to European Pressure Equipment Guideline DGRL 97/23/EG (2)

    All CERTUSS Steam Generators are type tested according to European Pressure Equipment Guideline DGRL 97/23/EG (2)

  • NOx class 5 Condensing Boilers for Refurbished Residential Care Home

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  • Flash steam recovery trims Biomar’s gas bill around 10%

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  • Riello launches CIBSE accredited gas booster CPD course

    Riello launches CIBSE accredited gas booster CPD course

  • BOSCH LAUNCHES NEW HEAT RECOVERY STEAM BOILER

    BOSCH LAUNCHES NEW HEAT RECOVERY STEAM BOILER

  • BABCOCK WANSON THERMAL FLUID HEATERS NOW AVAILABLE TO RENT

    BABCOCK WANSON THERMAL FLUID HEATERS NOW AVAILABLE TO RENT

  • Forward Thinking Boiler House Control

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  • ISO (International Organisation for Standardisation) Air Quality Standards

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  • Fluke Power Quality Seminars programme for 2014

    Fluke Power Quality Seminars programme for 2014

  • Winn & Coales Coating Protects Power Station Header Boxes

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  • Northern Manufacturing & Electronics 2014

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  • ESAB’S WARRIOR™ TECH HELMET  NOW AVAILABLE WITH NEW AIR PURIFYING RESPIRATOR

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New Fluke Connect™ system transfers measurement data from test tools to smart phones and the cloud, improving maintenance team communication, safety and productivity

The largest system of connected test tools in the worldThe new Fluke Connect™ system allows maintenance technicians to wirelessly transmit measurement data from Fluke test tools to their smart phone for secure storage on the cloud, thus enabling access by any team member in the field. The Fluke Connect app...

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Machine status at a glance - simple, str…

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Machine status at a glance - simple, straightforward and from any location

Real-time machine status information on PCs and mobile devices with ONLINE VIEW 4.0.  With ONLINE VIEW 4.0, PRÜFTECHNIK Condition Monitoring presents a new server-based visualization software that provides a simple, clearly structured and live display of current machine conditions on PCs, smart phones and tablets via a dynamic web interface.ONLINE...

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SPM Instrument releases cutting-edge por…

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SPM Instrument releases cutting-edge portable instruments for extreme EX zones

SPM Instrument, the leading provider of condition monitoring technology, now announces the launch of Leonova Diamond®IS and Leonova Emerald®IS. IECEx and ATEX certified, these new arrivals from SPM provide sophisticated condition monitoring capabilities for potentially explosive industrial environments, including zones 0, 1 and 2.

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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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SUGGESTION SCHEMES FOR CONTINUOUS IMPROV…

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SUGGESTION SCHEMES FOR CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT OF PLANT AND PROCESSES

Suggestion Schemes, do they work? Does an employee suggestion scheme offer an additional way to engage with staff and involve them in continuous improvement, or is it just another initiative that will fall by the wayside? The not for profit organisation; IdeasUK, clearly thinks suggestion schemes are useful. They manage a conference...

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Event Alerts and Maintenance Teams

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Event Alerts and Maintenance Teams

Alan France, Operations Director of Idhammar Systems, discusses his experiences at MAINTEC as well as the benefits of integrated OEE and Maintenance systems which can help to improve efficiency and real time communications between operators and maintenance staff in the production process. Maintec is nearly upon us again, Idhammar as...

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Q & A Article regarding Modern Insul…

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Q & A Article regarding Modern Insulation Testing

Jon Barrett of EMS chats to Mike Herring of Whitelegg Machines, on the aspects of conventional insulation testing of electric motors and how the trusted Meg-ohm test has some major limitations in what it can find.   JB: Mike, what are the traditional methods for testing the insulation systems of electric motors?   MH:...

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DONALD LYON, MANAGING DIRECTOR OF MONITR…

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DONALD LYON, MANAGING DIRECTOR OF MONITRAN, EXPLAINS HOW PREDICTIVE MAINTENANCE (PM) STRATEGIES ARE MOST EFFECTIVE WHEN THEY EMPLOY VIBRATION-BASED CONDITION MONITORING (CM) TECHNIQUES

A FEELING FOR WHAT’S LIKELY TO FAIL. Whilst the adage that ‘prevention is better than cure’ is well known and respected within the industry, particularly where plant equipment is concerned, standing by these words requires walking the fine line between suffering the occasional failure of a machine and overmaintaining equipment. Predictive maintenance...

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30 years laser shaft alignment.

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30 years laser shaft alignment.

30 years laser shaft alignment.RÜFTECHNIK proudly presents OS3, a faster and more efficient sensor for laser shaft alignment.The new sensor crowns 30 years of success in laser shaft alignment. It all began with OPTALIGN, the first laser shaft alignment system in the market. Based on the unique single-laser technology, the...

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BEKO TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCE WINNER OF IPA…

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BEKO TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCE WINNER OF IPAD

At the recent Air-Tech exhibition BEKO TECHNOLOGIES, a market leader in compressed air treatment challenged visitors to the show to test their knowledge of compressed air quality to win an IPAD. The challenge was to identify compressed air quality at different points of a circuit. The overall winner, selected at...

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Maintec 2014 - 11 - 13 March 2014

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Maintec 2014 - 11 - 13 March 2014

Maintec 2014 - 11 - 13 March 2014 Maintec is the UK's leading show for maintenance, plant and asset management and provides an annual forum for industry professionals from the maintenance community to network, do business and be inspired. Now in its 39th edition, Maintec continues to be THE industry event for...

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SolarWorld GT at the finish line with SH…

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SolarWorld GT at the finish line with SHAFTALIGN

PRÜFTECHNIK Alignment Systems supports electromobility. The solar-powered vehicle “SolarWorld GT” has returned to Bochum after its journey around the world. PRÜFTECHNIK Alignment Systems supported this world record by providing a SHAFTALIGN alignment system to the University of Bochum.   The measuring device, based on laser technology, enabled optimal alignment of the...

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Tony Ruane joins Whitelegg Machines as T…

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Tony Ruane joins Whitelegg Machines as Technical Sales Manager

To help support and further develop the Baker Motor Condition Monitoring business Tony Ruane has joined Whitelegg Machines as Technical Sales Manager Tony’s career commenced following college with an apprenticeship with Frank Vowles Ltd in armature winding, with progression to the testing, rewinding and overhauling all types of low voltage motors,...

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