eNews Vol. 16 No. 18
Candian Process Equiptment & Control News


Cemvita, Oxy Low sign low-carbon technology agreement

Cemvita Factory and Oxy Low Carbon Ventures, a subsidiary of Occidental, have reached an investment agreement. OLCV's investment will advance the development of new bio-engineered… Read More

Endress+Hauser Canada breaks ground at new Customer Experience Centre

Endress+Hauser has broken ground for its new $28 million Customer Experience Centre for Central and Eastern Canada. When construction of the approximately 47,000 sq ft facility in Burlington, ON, is completed… Read More

Hawk Measurement and Flo-Corp announce merger

Hawk Measurement America and Flo-Corp have announced the merger of the two companies creating a complete flow, level, and asset monitoring solutions provider. Read More

Ineos Styrolution breaks ground for 100 kt ASA plant

Styrenics producer Ineos Styrolution has broken ground on its new 100 kt ASA (acrylonitrile styrene acrylate) plant in Bayport, TX. Read More

McDermott, Chiyoda and ZachryGroup get first Freeport LNG

McDermott International, along with its partners, Chiyoda International Corp. and Zachry Group, announced that Train 1 of the Freeport LNG project on Quintana Island in Freeport, TX, has begun producing liquid natural gas. Read More

Process Products

Actuated valve and meter configurators

Online configurators from Assured Automation are said to simplify selecting automated valves. The configurators can be used on a PC, tablet or mobile phone. Valves can be… Read More

Thread identification fittings kit prevents mistakes

Brennan Industries has introduced a new kit designed to make it easier than ever to identify the fittings required. The kit is said to easily identify… Read More

Wafer style silent check valve offers stainless steel construction

Flomatic has announced a wafer-style Silent Check Valve compatible with clean water VFD-controlled pumps in an all 316 stainless steel valve body, stainless steel poppet, seat ring and spring. Read More

Low pulsation liquid diaphragm pump

The FK 1100 diaphragm liquid pump from KNF USA is said to be one of the most advanced solutions on the market for gentle, low-pulsation flow. The 12 L/min flow rate doubles… Read More

Viscosity-compensating flowmeter and switch

The Kobold VKG series viscosity-compensating flowmeters and flow switches are said to fill an important gap in the high viscosity media measurement field. Using the company's patented viscosity-compensation system, these… Read More

Feature Articles

Virtual and augmented reality provide industrial training platforms

If you asked a thousand tech-savvy people to name the largest search engine in the world, chances are pretty decent all one thousand would answer "Google" without much hesitation. Read More

Simplify commissioning to shorten project timelines

Across process industries, the success of major capital projects is jeopardized by traditional automation system commissioning practices and their associated problems: missed deadlines, errors, and stretched-thin personnel. Read More

Ensuring food safety should not increase food waste

Due to their organic nature, some of the most wholesome and natural products, such as milk, cheese, yoghurt, fruit and vegetables, and meat products are all subject to spoilage by biological organisms including… Read More
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