eNews Vol. 17 No. 5
Candian Process Equiptment & Control News


Coronavirus outbreak leads to Hannover Messe 2020 postponement

The trade fair in Germany, Hannover Messe 2020, has been postponed from April to the week of July 13 to 17. Deutsche Messe AG is thus responding to global developments related to the Coronavirus. Read More

BinMaster licenses Emerson 3D scanner and software

BinMaster of Lincoln, NE, has entered into a new direct license agreement with Emerson, a global engineering and technology company. Under the terms of the agreement, BinMaster has acquired an exclusive license to Read More

Dow to expand ethylene capacity in Canada

Dow is incrementally expanding its Fort Saskatchewan, AB, ethylene facility by approximately 130,000 metric tons through the addition of another furnace and associated equipment. Read More

Krohne announces new management team

Krohne Messtechnik GmbH, a manufacturer and supplier of solutions in industrial process instrumentation, has introduced a new management team. Dr. Michael Deilmann and Lars Lemke have been appointed as Read More

SPX Flow sells yellow cheese-making technology to Primodan

Charlotte, NC-based SPX Flow, through its Danish subsidiary SPX Flow Technology Danmark A/S, has signed an agreement with Primodan A/S for the transfer of SPX Flow’s yellow cheese activities and technologies… Read More

Process Products

Three-phase monitoring relays with a wider input voltage range

Carlo Gavazzi has launched three-phase monitoring relays, part of its DPB and DPC lines, that feature an upgraded switch mode power supply, which provides a wider input voltage range to cover different mains voltages, while reducing… Read More

Compact cylinder offers mounting flexibility

The DPDM Multimount compact cylinder is said to Festo’s smallest, lightest and most economical choice yet in its class. The product is suitable for many applications compact cylinders perform, such as… Read More

Maintenance-free bearings for extreme applications

GGB PyroSlide 1100 bearings are said provide temperature resistance up to 800°C, corrosion and wear resistance with low-friction properties to help lower operational costs and increase system performance. Read More

Compact enclosures simplify high temperature process analytical applications

Intertec Instrumentation has introduced the Hot Box for outdoor process sampling applications. Designed to accommodate temperatures up to 150°C in compact footprints, the hot boxes employ a… Read More

Heavy-duty multistage pumps designed for high-head/high capacity services

ITT Industrial Process has introduced Goulds model API 3600 iFrame heavy-duty multistage pump designed for high head/high capacity services. Capacities of the pumps range up to 8,500 gpm with heads to 9,000 ft. Read More

Feature Articles

Integrated closed-loop step motors solve bioreactor heat problems in peristaltic pumps

Applied Motion Products was approached to solve heat problems associated with a peristaltic pump system that supplies materials to a bioreactor by replacing open-loop step motors with its closed-loop step motors. Read More

Conveyor belt tracking: Best practices & methodology

One of the most common issues that impacts conveyor operation is belt misalignment and tracking problems. Belt tracking issues occur when the conveyor belt does not run true on the conveyor frame, causing it to drift to one side or the other. This can result in... Read More

When to recalibrate measuring instrumentation

All measuring devices loose accuracy over time. Therefore, reliable readings require a regular schedule of calibrations. The particular conditions and needs of each application will determine when it is time to recalibrate a measuring instrument. Read More
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