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, all measure 3.8m wide and from 10m to 11m high, each weighing approximately 1,000 kgs. (Read More)
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)
Bosch Commercial and Industrial has extended its market leading Combined Heat and Power (CHP) offering to include modules ranging from 600kWe – 2MWe.
As a continuation of the manufacturer’s range of heating and cooling products, Bosch’s new MoSys (Module Systems) CHP units boast increased outputs, allowing each module to provide the simultaneous generation (Read More)
As part of the philosophy at Empteezy®, when we launch a new range not only do we ensure the products are of the highest quality, we ensure that they are fully compliant with the appropriate standards/regulations. (Read More)
Cold-bonding polymeric techniques prove their advantages over welding
Over the course of two centuries, railway networks throughout the UK have changed significantly from the original public railway, to become what many of us use today. However, the vast majority of trains still charting their journey around the country have been in operation since the late 1960s (Read More)
The Rick Stein Group has selected Real Asset Management’s (RAM) comprehensive system to track and improve maintenance processes for an asset base that currently spreads across more than 20 sites. (Read More)
In response to the growing requirement for clean steam in the process industry, Spirax Sarco has unveiled a dedicated UK clean steam manufacturing facility at its Cheltenham headquarters. (Read More)
Compressed air and gas pipework specialist, Teseo UK, has launched a complete range of flowmeters, sensors and monitoring systems for compressed air and technical gases.
Reducing air and gas consumption starts with identifying savings potential. With estimates that compressed air leakage (Read More)
When it came to selecting the compressed air system for its brand new, Engine Manufacturing Centre (EMC) in Wolverhampton, Jaguar Land Rover selected supplier Gardner Denver to provide a solution capable of high energy efficiency, low cost of ownership and reduced environmental impact. (Read More)
The highly successful Atacama range of modular air dryers manufactured by Hi-line Industries Ltd has been extended to incorporate a third filtration tower.
This feature ensures full compliance with BS EN 12021 standard ‘Respiratory equipment – Compressed gasses for breathing apparatus’. This is currently the only standard (Read More)
In European industry, approximately 320,000 compressors consume approximately 80 billion kilowatt hours per year in the generation of compressed air. This represents around 10% of the industrial electricity demand , costing the industry approximately 6.4 billion euro at a current electricity price of 8 cents per kWh. (Read More)
The importance of high quality clean compressed in the manufacture of food’
BEKO TECHNOLOGIES can now measure compressed air to ISO 8573-1 class 1 of the ISO standards. This is extremely important for industries such as food & beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, automotive and many more. (Read More)
BCAS is urging businesses to adopt ISO 11011 to cut the cost of running their compressed air systems, even if they don’t have to comply with ESOS (Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme).
Says Vanda Jones, Executive Director of BCAS; “Most businesses have no idea what the annual running costs of their compressed air systems are, yet it could be costing them up to 25 per cent of their annual electricity bill. In today’s competitive world with increasing pressure on margins, any activity that can reduce the bottom line has to be worth exploring.” (Read More)
BCAS is conducting a UK wide industry online survey to find out what users of compressed air need from their suppliers and maintenance providers at www.bcas.org.uk/survey. Everyone completing the survey will be entered into a prize draw for the chance to win an iPad Mini. (Read More)
Leading specialist in positive displacement pumps, fluid handling systems and related services, AxFlow, extends its product portfolio and Swedish market coverage with the acquisition of Esspump AB.
With 570 employees and sales of 175 MEUR, AxFlow is the largest distributor of high quality industrial fluid handling equipment in Europe and South Africa. The addition of Swedish Esspump is strategically important.
”Both AxFlow and Esspump are known for their products technology and application knowledge. Our expertise and strong customer and supplier relations give us a strong market position in Sweden. (Read More)
Is the scheduling, performing and documenting of your preventive maintenance, safety checks, safety instrumented systems (SIS), and hazardous area installation inspections (among many others) still paper based, labor intensive and error-prone? (Read More)
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. (Read More)
The storage of large quantities of organic material always carry the risk of spontaneous combustion and fire.
With Europe’s commitment to bioenergy through initiatives, like the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation, this is a growing problem. For energy producers in this sector, such an outbreak is not only a major health and safety issue but also one that involves loss of raw material (Read More)
Test Products International are adding to their existing range of Condition Based Maintenance instruments with an online monitoring system and vibration analyser called Smart Vibration Monitor.
The system is easily fitted to your existing rotating machinery, e.g. pumps and motors to provide an early warning of machine failure. Three key features distinguish Smart Vibration Monitor (Read More)
Wait until your machines break down or detect mechanical problems before a breakdown.
TPI’s range of condition monitoring equipment can help you make the right choice for your business and maximise plant uptime. Be it our simple “point and shoot” 9070 vibration analyser, our world beating 9080 vibration analyser with PC trending software or our 24/7 fully installed 9038 eight channel system we have the answer. (Read More)
AVT Reliability® are pleased to announce further developments to Machine Sentry® its unique condition monitoring system.
Machine Sentry® is a revolutionary new approach to condition monitoring that offers a cost effective solution supported by on-demand high level analysis support. (Read More)
The benefits of using sealless, mag-drive (magnetically driven) pumps in extreme fluids handling applications are well documented. Quite simply, where fluids handling applications involve hazardous, hard-to-handle chemicals, mag-drive pumps are designed to provide reliable, leak-free operation, with no environmental emissions, no double mechanical seal costs and no need for seal-support systems. (Read More)
With 45 years of trading under their belt and a smart new e-commerce website, Labfacility truly specialise in the field of Temperature and Process Measurement.
As the largest UK manufacturer of both temperature sensors and thermocouple connectors, they currently employ 70 over staff who operate out of two sites; a Sheffield manufacturing (Read More)
A new 104-page Fabreeka Vibration Control core products catalogue is now available, giving designers, plant and operations managers a comprehensive, technical overview of products to solve vibration and isolation problems. (Read More)
Increasing productivity in a manufacturing environment poses many challenges in a world where technology and automation is advancing at a rapid pace coupled with the ongoing challenge to lean processes and practices.
To succeed in this environment, and maintain competitive requires an efficient approach to managing skills. (Read More)
Chiller hire specialist Andrews Sykes has this month (July 2016) introduced a new, versatile, low-temperature 100kW heat pump chiller.
Its compact design, encapsulating all components in a narrow robust frame, will enable Andrews Chiller Hire to achieve installation in hitherto inaccessible places without the (Read More)
Two decades of research reveals the most common misconceptions and challenges facing consultants, OEMs, systems houses and facility managers when using variable-speed drives within the HVAC sector. (Read More)
Dichtomatik Ltd, an approved supplier for the DuPont™ range of high performance O-ring seals and gaskets, has extended their stock range of sealing components, including specifically designed items for the high pressure / high temperature (HPHT) conditions as encountered in the (Read More)
Elfab’s introduction of “PRV-GARD”, designed to extend valve life
Rupture discs and holders are commonly used in combination with pressure relief valves (PRVs). Even though rupture discs can be used on their own, the benefits of using both are making this solution a popular choice in the process industries. (Read More)
In a survey conducted among senior decision makers in firms that are currently buying their garments direct from workwear providers, it was revealed that as many as 77 per cent of employees are cleaning and maintaining their professional garments themselves, which can lead to the premature deterioration of fabrics. (Read More)
Brammer, a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) products, has walked away with one of the most prestigious awards at the inaugural Motion Control Industry Awards ceremony – Distributor of the Year. (Read More)
The J D Neuhaus Profi TI range of air operated hoists incorporate many years of design and development, and have successfully proved their versatility and reliability following installations within a wide range of light, medium and heavy duty industrial workplaces. (Read More)
Densoband flexible sealant was one of three Winn & Coales protection products chosen for use in the original construction of the London Gateway at Stanford-le-Hope, Essex. The principal contractor was a joint venture between Laing 0’Rourke and Dredging International. (Read More)
Ventilation and extraction systems are one of the great benefits of the modern world, and nowhere more than in commercial kitchens.
Even so, like any complex system, proper maintenance is crucial. Failure to maintain kitchen extraction ductwork lays you open to perhaps the greatest hazard of all — fire. (Read More)
ABB authorised value provider, APDS, has quadrupled its warehouse capacity, with the acquisition of a 250 square metre facility alongside its existing premises in Bristol.
The warehouse enables APDS to stock a broader selection of ABB low voltage variable-speed drives from 0.12 kW up to 500 kW and ABB electric motors from (Read More)
Fully Sealed Wiring Compartment, Single-Extrusion Aluminum Housing & Advanced Corrosion Protection Provide Maximum Resistance against Water, Dust & Salt Spray
Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), the global innovation leader in LED lighting technology, today announced the launch of its new End-to-End Linear series providing the most durable and salt-resistant (Read More)
Transferring liquids in food, brewing, pharmaceutical and other similar hygienic process applications requires reliable, easy-to-clean and easy-to-maintain pumps.
Liquids handling specialists PUMP ENGINEERING offer a wide range of pumps which are ideal for these situations. For example their range of CSF CS, CSA and CSM centrifugal pumps (Read More)
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 corporate structure and an important part in setting the course for the further development of the Group and its activities. (Read More)
Deteriorated bund area protected with impermeable, chemically resistant materials
At a major spirit supplier in Glasgow, UK, extensive repair and protection work was required on a large bund area, which was providing secondary containment to 15 spirit tanks. 1,173m² (12,626ft2) of floor and wall areas were in a severely deteriorated (Read More)
Damaged concrete floor and expansion joints at airport repaired with minimal disruption
400 metric tonnes (450 US tons) of aluminium, steel and carbon fibre repeatedly driving across floor areas, approximately 270 times a day, had left 150m (492ft) of concrete floor and expansion joints at a Saudi Aramco Airport in urgent need of repair. (Read More)
In the fall of 2012, the new CHP plant ’Energiknuten’ in Landskrona in southern Sweden was put into operation.
In the plant, public utility company Landskrona Kraft produces electricity and district heating for large parts of Landskrona’s urban area. In conjunction with the construction of the power plant, the Intellinova Compact online system (Read More)
At the Reliability Conference 2016 in Las Vegas, Terrence O’Hanlon, CEO and Publisher of Uptime Magazine officially conferred the Best Overall Solution Award 2016 on PRUFTECHNIK for their ROTALIGN touch shaft alignment system. (Read More)
AxFlow has extended its range of positive displacement pumps with the introduction of the Boyser LB suite of elastomer coated rotary lobe pumps for flows of between 5m³/hr and 130m³/hr.
The LB pump has been designed from the ground up following an assessment of products currently on the market (Read More)
In recent years the thermal imaging camera has revolutionised how we discover electro-mechanical and building faults.
The technology has become significantly more flexible and easily affordable resulting in applications for thermal imaging inspection growing substantially. (Read More)
The variety of waste handling applications which present specific challenges to pumps and pumping systems are many and varied although the aims and objectives (however tough the challenges) are usually the same; safe and reliable pumping 24/7 with minimal maintenance. (Read More)
Steam is often seen as a traditional source of indirect heat for brewing and distilling processes but, with the recent explosion in micro-breweries and resurgence in craft brewing, the regulations and additional ongoing investment required for running a pressure-based system often adds too much cost when considering steam as a heat transfer solution. (Read More)
Bosch Commercial and Industrial has unveiled a brand new award, aimed at recognising the nation’s best large-scale heating and hot water projects.
In conjunction with sister company, Worcester, Bosch Group, Bosch has added a ‘Commercial and Industrial Installation of the Year’ (Read More)
Bosch Commercial and Industrial has launched a new YouTube channel to showcase its industry leading expertise and vast portfolio of energy efficient heating, cooling, and hot water technologies.
The new channel will be regularly updated with a variety of video content including projects in action, company developments, (Read More)
Ideal Commercial Boilers has launched two new flue accessories for the best-selling Evomax wall hung condensing boiler range.
The Evomax offers one of the widest output ranges of any commercial wall hung condensing boiler on the market, and now comes with a 5 year warranty* (terms & conditions apply) as testament to its reliability. (Read More)
With budget constraints and an ever increasing pressure to reduce carbon emissions, the need to enhance productivity, cut maintenance workloads and improve system safety have become high on the agenda for energy centre operators. Chris Coleman, Marketing Product Manager – Condensate Handling at Spirax Sarco offers five ways to boost boiler house efficiency right from the heart of the steam system. (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 their requirements of hiring a large MTHW boiler to supply heating and hot water (Read More)
Babcock Wanson has completed a project for delicatessen meat producer Puredrive Fine Foods which includes integration of the heating systems for two of Puredrive’s production lines at its processing facility in Corby as part of an expansion programme that has seen a major new Frying and Oven cooking line installed. (Read More)
Mars Horsecare Uk Ltd is based at Milton Keynes on a site that has been producing high quality feeds for the equine industry for over 55 years, and has developed both its products and the plant to meet ever changing demands. (Read More)
As market leader in industrial sensors ifm electronic Ltd is committed to delivering the best in sensing technologies to detect just about anything.
It comes as no surprise then that ifm electronic also offers a new family of sensors using the ultrasonic principle. (Read More)
Reduce workplace accidents and increase productivity with well placed visual workplace signage. Brady’s complete sign & label printer range offers the potential to print every visual workplace sign on-site when needed. Discover printers and get the 5S Plus Guide! (Read More)
Our NEW FD-Series Vacuum Dehydration Units are engineered and designed to maximize water extraction rates from lubricating oils.
By minimizing the effects of particulate and moisture contamination in hydraulic and lubrication oils, users can increase the life of critical wear components, while minimizing downtime and maximizing profitability. (Read More)
Wolf Safety, the world’s leading manufacturer of hazardous area portable and temporary lighting, announces the launch of the ATEX LED Inspection Leadlamp SP-600, an ATEX and IECEx certified cable-powered, versatile and lightweight handheld light with impressive LED light output, ideal for inspection (Read More)
BEKO TECHNOLOGIES has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety.
Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors. (Read More)
More EfW work for Hart Door Systems
Laser welding goes mobile with on-site repairs.
BOSCH EXTENDS CHP OFFERING UP TO 2MWe
Do Your Emergency Shower Systems Meet The Internationally Recognised ANSI Performance Standard?
Belzona Repair Gives Trains a New Lease of Life
Rick Stein Group Selects Real Asset Management’s Maintenance Management Solution To Optimise Work Scheduling
New Facility Enhances Traceability And Validation For Industrial Clean Steam Users
TESEO LAUNCHES RANGE OF AIR & GAS FLOWMETERS INTO THE UK
Jaguar Land Rover gears up for compressor efficiency at new engine manufacturing centre with Gardner Denver
Reliable Production Of Compliant, High Quality Breathing Air
Focus on differential pressure: New Developments in Compressed Air Filtration
FOOD GRADE COMPRESSED AIR
Cut Your Bottom Line Costs With ISO 11011
BCAS First UK Online Survey of Compressed Air Users
AxFlow grows with strategic acquisition in Sweden
Are You Struggling With All Your Maintenance Inspections?
SPM Instrument UK Hosts International Management Meeting
Thermal Imaging Protects Biofuel Stock Piles
Online Vibration Monitoring To Avoid Costly Breakdowns
The choice is YOURS:
Machine Sentry – Condition Monitoring Made Simple
HENKEL PRACTISES WHAT IT PREACHES
Leak-Free, Mag-Drive Pump Range Features New Models
Buy-on-line from www.labfacility.com
New Vibration Core Products Catalogue from ACE Fabreeka UK
Training for Success
Andrews Chillers Launches New Compact Low Temperature Heat Pump Chiller
ABB identifies 30 technical challenges facing users of VSDs in HVAC applications
High Performance Seals For Challenging Oil & Gas Environments
Protect your investment with Rupture Disc and Safety Valve Combination
Industrial workers risking safety by washing workwear at home
Distributor Of The Year’ Industry Accolade For Brammer
Air Operated Hoists Provide The Safe Solution Whatever The Working Environment
Densoband Flexible Sealant at London Gateway
Avoid the Fire Risks of Not Cleaning Kitchen Extraction Ductwork
ABB’s Bristol partner quadruples warehouse space for drives and motors stockholding
Dialight Unveils World’s Most Durable End-to-End LED Linear Fixtures
Easy-Clean, Quick-Strip Pumps For Food And Pharma Duty
SPM Instrument UK Hosts International Management Meeting
Innovative Polymeric Solution Repairs and Protects Large Chemical Bund
World’s Most Valuable Company Cut Costs with Cutting-Edge Polymer Repair Systems
Landskrona Kraft expands online monitoring of critical assets
ROTALIGN touch receives Best Overall Solution Award 2016
AxFlow Launches Range Of Elastomer Coated Rotary Lobe Pumps
Spring And Summer Course Programme Confirmed
Chopper Pumps Meet The Challenge Of Corrosives
Brewery Rebels As Fulton’s Thermal Fluid Installation Is One Of Only A Handful In The UK
Bosch Joins Environment 2020 Awards To Recognise Commercial And Industrial Excellence
BOSCH COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL LAUNCHES NEW YOUTUBE CHANNEL
INSTALLATION MADE EASY WITH NEW EVOMAX ACCESSORIES
FIVE WAYS TO BOOST BOILER HOUSE EFFICIENCY
KING’S HIRE BOILERS JOIN THE NAVY
FOOD PROCESSOR IMPROVES EFFICIENCY WITH BABCOCK WANSON
LONG TERM BOILER HIRE PAYS DIVIDENDS FOR SPECIALIST FEED MILL
If it’s good enough for bats… New ultrasonic sensors from ifm electronic Ltd
Print Lean & Safety Signs On-Site
NEW FD-Series Vacuum Dehydration Units
Premier Coatings Investing in New Technology
New Wolf Safety ATEX LED Inspection Leadlamp Cable-Powered, Versatile, Lightweight, Handheld, Impressive Light
Top Safety Accreditation For BEKO TECHNOLOGIES