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ems aug sept 18 28Robust Well-Specified Hoists For General Industry

In an era when the industrial world is becoming ever-larger, there is a growing responsibility on equipment suppliers to make sure the market has everything it requires to function safely, reliably, efficiently and cost effectively. (Read More)
Dixon Introduces new EZLINK™ Armless Cam & Groove

A new push-to-connect positive locking system and low-profile design dramatically improves the ability to easily transfer and unload fuels, water and other liquids.

Dixon Group Europe Ltd, leading provider of hose and coupling solutions, are pleased to launch their new armless Cam & Groove product line - EZLink™

The EZLink system is an innovative design concept that features an armless positive locking system. The EZLink’s innovative engineering is in stark contrast to conventional cam & groove products. EZLink is easier to connect, and the new design also requires less maintenance since there are no cam lever arms that tend to break (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 27VX25 Enclosure Transition Made Easy

Rittal is supporting control and switchgear engineering as it transitions to Industry 4.0 and adopts its new VX25 large enclosure system.

The new VX25 conversion assistant for parts lists (www.rittal.com/vx25conversionhelp) provides free data and an intelligent selector and configurator, simplifying the transition from the TS 8 enclosure system to the new (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 26AUMA Actuators Supply Turnkey Valve Control System

AUMA has supplied a turnkey valve automation solution to Indonesian oil and gas company Pertamina that includes explosion-proof multi-turn SA actuators with intelligent AC controls and a SIMA control system.

The delivery is part of the first phase of an expansion project at the TBBM Manggis LPG tank farm on the island of Bali. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 25Industry 4.0 Insight Solution for Clean Air Management

In order to accomplish its core competence of supplying clean air to industry, Nederman is setting its sights squarely on the Industry 4.0 revolution with its new Nederman Insight platform. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 24NERO are now stocking a full range of Stainless Steel Press Fittings.

The range stocked includes Elbows, Couplings, Bridges, Adaptors, Tees, Valves & Reducers, from15mm up to 108mm. To complement this range we are stocking all sizes of tubes to suit. The full product range can be seen on our website www.nero.co.uk. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 23Fortress celebrates Queen’s Award hat-trick

Fortress Interlocks, experts in automation safety and interlock systems, has been awarded its third Queen’s Award for International Trade, recognising the outstanding growth in overseas sales over the last three years.

Fortress Interlocks is amongst 230 businesses nationwide recognised this year in categories that include sustainable development, promoting opportunities through social mobility, innovation (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 22The Complexity Of Modern Material Selection

One of the key decisions in the development of every product is the selection of the materials of which it will be constructed.

But as new materials and manufacturing methods have proliferated, this decision has become more complex. Here, Joshua Devlin, materials scientist at Matmatch, explains why material selection has traditionally been so difficult, and the importance of other factors involved in the decision-making process. (Read More)
Climate change will lead to higher UK water costs

  • Water treatment plants will have to run at peak rates for longer
  • Pipework replacement needs to be increased significantly
  • More investment required in sustainable urban drainage

Britain’s water industry will face higher costs for treating and managing water supplies due to the increasing occurrence of drought and flood resulting from climate change, according to a new report from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

As summers become longer and hotter, water treatment plants will be required to run at peak flow rates for longer, (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 21Rudridge promotes Paul Duke and Emma Taylor to operational roles

Groundwork and materials supplier Rudridge has promoted Emma Taylor and Paul Duke to jointly take on the day to day running of the business.

Emma Taylor, who joined the company as Financial Controller two and a half years ago, will take up the role of Commercial Finance Manager. She will be responsible for overseeing the finance, credit services (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 204 Hidden Ways Of Improving The Energy Efficiency Of Your Process Cooling System

Industrial cooling and refrigeration equipment accounts for up to 50% of a plant’s total electricity cost. However, while targeting the mechanical elements of a chiller – such as compressors, pumps, and fans - is a well-known way of cutting a process cooling system’s energy consumption, there are a few lesser-known tactics that can be employed to maximise marginal efficiency gains for industrial end-users. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 19As The Heat Rises, Your Industrial Cooling Costs Don’t Have To

A breath of fresh air from EcoCooling: specialists in direct evaporative cooling

Many industrial and commercial spaces are now suffering the effects of heat, particularly in areas where mezzanine floors have been built or in new warehouses that have been well insulated for the colder months.   EcoCooling evaporative coolers offer a balanced ventilation scheme which can ensure full compliance with typically only (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 18Resistor liquid cooling boosts 3.3kV medium voltage loads

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 will put a severe heating load on the application’s power transistors – hence the need for water cooling, as David Atkins, projects director at Cressall Resistors explains. (Read More)
Keep Learning with CBM CONNECT

If you are involved with condition monitoring and reliability improvement, you know there is a lot to learn, and there is so much at stake. As they say, “you are only as good as your last recommendation”. But how do you keep learning? Do you randomly ask google and keep your fingers crossed (that you find what you want and that it is accurate and up-to-date)?  Well, now there is a much better way to stay ahead, and to contribute if you are willing to share.

CBM CONNECT is a new website that is filled with videos, tips, articles, and mini-courses that covers the topics you need – well, assuming you are interested in the following technologies: Alignment & Balance, Condition Monitoring Management, Lubrication, (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 17Condition monitoring solution for gearboxes provides six-figure savings in six months for steel tube producer

By implementing condition monitoring based on FAG SmartCheck units from Schaeffler, a steel tube producer has saved a six-figure sum (approx. 126,000 euros) after just six months. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 16Smart just got smarter with Filtertechnik’s new Particle Pal Life

Filtertechnik has developed what it describes as a world first with its new Particle Pal Life self-contained portable measuring system.

Building on the success of the award-winning Particle Pal, this new offering provides real-time ISO cleanliness readings, together with water content and oil condition information for over 500 commonly used oils all within one compact kit. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 15Boiler Manufacturer Cochran Saves £12,000 And Cuts CO2 Emissions With Calor LNG

Leading industrial steam and hot water boiler manufacturer Cochran has made annual savings of £12,000 and reduced CO2 emissions by 28 per cent since switching to liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Calor. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 14Bosch Simplifies Commercial Boiler Installations With Technological Innovation

  • New Condens 7000 F condensing boiler provides improved performance and simplified installation
  • Heat exchanger improvements ensure systems can be installed without the need for additional accessories, such as low loss headers and primary pumps
  • Simplified system design, compact dimensions (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 13In this article, Carl Knight, managing director of heat transfer specialist Fulton, looks at the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD).

The list of applications for high quality, dry steam is almost endless. However, while many steam boilers are extremely robust, they are based on old or ageing technology and often inefficient. As a result, and in an effort to make them more efficient, many manufacturers have simply fitted modulating burners and bolt on (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 12Full steam ahead with help from Riello

Riello has donated an RL34 oil burner to the Internal Fire Museum in Cardigan for use in the first of its steam halls. The burner is fitted to a Beel VFB boiler donated by Cochran UK.

The Internal Fire Museum was founded in 2003 to cover the history and use of large engines in the 20th Century. Engines are run every day, with at least six engines running all day, and exhibits include the oldest daily working diesel engine in the world. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 11The Right Crane In Just A Few Clicks: Crane Advisor Makes It Easy To Search

Konecranes introduced the new advice tool Crane Advisor in English in the United Kingdom – and launched its STORE in additional countries

With the Crane Advisor, Konecranes offers a comfortable way to search for the right crane. The browser-based tool finds the individual crane system in four steps. (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 10Internet of Things – Sulzer boosts pipeline profitability with BLUE BOX™

Turning data into value: Sulzer’s BLUE BOX advanced remote analytics platform went live for Phillips 66. Two pipelines with 40 performance-critical pumps (Sulzer and third-party) are connected in real-time. BLUE BOX provides significant savings and substantial operational improvement in the automation of field-testing and targeted service activities to increase the efficiency, performance and reliability of pumps and pipelines. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 9SKF and Hexatronic sign development partnership for industrialization of fiber optic sensing systems

SKF and Proximion AB, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hexatronic Group AB have entered into a development partnership for the industrialization of fiber optic sensing systems. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 8Moving Towards Secure Remote Access The Challenges In Providing Secure Remote Access In Manufacturing

Whether you’re working from home, picking up e-mails on the go or away on business, it’s usually possible to remotely access you company’s network. Though easy to implement in many enterprises, complexity and security present hefty barriers to many industrial businesses. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 7Premier Coatings Gains Environmental Standard ISO 14001:2015

Premier Coatings Ltd, leaders in corrosion prevention and sealing technology,  announce that they have achieved the internationally recognised environmental standard ISO 14001:2015.

The certification recognises an organisation’s commitment to reducing the environmental impact of their operations, hereby (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 6Selecting Compressed Air Purification To ISO Quality Standards

The international standard for compressed air quality, ISO 8573:2010, is the primary documentation to facilitate compressed air systems component selection, design and performance measures.

Hi-line Industries, UK manufacturer of high-quality compressed air purification equipment have been working closely with the British Compressed Air Society to produce a (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 5Rittal Publishes UL Regulations Advice

Rittal embraces the need for a high degree of responsibility for the safety of users and the electrical equipment its enclosures are designed to protect.  As such the company has a policy of always being on the front foot when it comes to fully complying with international regulations.

In the USA and Canada, for example, a machine cannot be commissioned (Read More)
Premier Coatings Ltd Support The Wyvern School

Premier Coatings Ltd are delighted to support The Wyvern School in Ashford by presenting the staff and pupils with their own brand-new minibus.

The £31,000 minibus, donated by the Mayor of Ashford’s Charity Project with a £27,000 donation from Premier Coatings Ltd, has a specially designed access ramp allowing ease of access for wheelchair users. A special commercial vehicle license is normally required for a vehicle of this size, however, this lightweight vehicle can be driven on a normal car licence ensuring it is readily available to the school staff for the maximum benefit of the pupils. Additional contributions for the vehicle were collected from the general public and from fundraising events held by the Mayor and students, (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 4Denso Protection System for Hereford Water Pipeline

Lewis Civil Engineering is currently constructing an 8km length water main pipeline in Hereford for Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water.

Winn & Coales (Denso) Ltd were contacted for information on the most suitable anti-corrosion system along with application training of Lewis Engineers for the pipeline’s Viking Johnson joints. (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 3Fluke Diagnostic Videoscopes enable maintenance teams to diagnose problems without dismantling equipment

The new videoscope probes are IP68 rated to stand up to the dirtiest, harshest industrial work environments

While videoscopes are commonly used in many applications, industrial inspections require a powerful, high-resolution videoscope that clearly displays the condition of internal equipment components. High-resolution videoscopes allow industrial (Read More)
SPX FLOW® Appoints Jeffrey Pato as District Sales Manager in the Food and Beverage Markets for Eastern Canada

SPX FLOW has announced the appointment of Jeffrey Pato as District Sales Manager for Eastern Canada. With previous experience in SPX FLOW industrial sectors, Pato will help further grow the already strong SPX FLOW food and beverage business in the region.

SPX FLOW’s success in supporting the food and beverage industry is based on leading, innovative technological solutions and excellence in customer service, with leading, experienced personnel and application knowledge. Its brands, including Waukesha Cherry-Burrell®, APV®, Gerstenberg Schröder® and Seital Separation®, often set the benchmark for reliability, efficiency and performance in the industry. In his new role, (Read More)
AirBench deliver 5.5m VertEx Booth to French customer.

AirBench have delivered a large VertEx booth to a major customer in France.

The customer will be installing their own mixing equipment within the booth area. The system is designed to capture dust from the whole contained area, with various operations taking place within the booth.

High grade H13 HEPA filters are fitted to allow recirculation of exhaust air within the factory facility.

The booth is based on VA181224 modules, each of which runs on high efficiency EC fans allowing the unit to run on ultra-low power, while moving tens of (Read More) 
ems aug sept 18 2A Base for Every Season

Rittal’s new base/plinth system for enclosures and IT racks means it can now offer customers and end-users an unprecedented number of functions and options.

The latest innovation combines all benefits of the existing TS and Flex-Block base/plinth systems in one solution, plus much more besides.  For example, engineers can install VX25 enclosure accessories, while the base/plinth can also be used as an intelligent cable chamber. (Read More)
ems aug sept 18 1Major Speedor EFW installation

These eight Speedor ‘Storms’ are part of a mixed installation on a Scottish Energy from Waste plant constructed by Interserve which not only includes Hart Door Systems’ Speedor high-speed doors but 15 fire and security steel roller shutters. (Read More)
Denso Steelcoat Protects Scottish Water Pipes

The Denso Steelcoat 100-400 System has been used to protect two water pipes below a footbridge which crosses a small stream at Scottish Water’s Killylour Water treatment Works, in Dumfries & Galloway.

The Denso Steelcoat  100-400 System comprises Denso Hi-Tack Primer, Denso Profiling Mastic, Denso Hi-Tack Tape, Denso Ultraseal RT Tape and Denso Acrylic topcoat. The system provides an excellent surface coating solution for exposed steelwork, particularly in areas that are faced with constant damp or humid conditions. (Read More)
Improve Your Strategy With Condition Monitoring.

Identification of a failure mode does not necessarily mean that an immediate maintenance action is needed. Just when maintenance action must be taken is the toughest part of managing a CBM programme! Your reputation may depend on it!! The best course is to involve as many informed people in the decision making process.

Immediately after a machine has been repaired it should be subject to condition monitoring testing. This will potentially identify assembly or installation faults that may lead to early failure (infant mortality) or affirm the quality of improvement achieved through the application of improved work practices or maintenance standards. (Read More)
july 18 32Another successful Speedor installation

Hart’s flagship Speedor Super high speed door, seen here, has been in continuous production since 1983 and many thousands of doors have been installed on challenging sites across the world.

Speedor Super, the leading door brand from Hart Door Systems, is in demand for its energy saving, high speed door, (Read More) 
july 18 31NERO are now stocking a full range of Stainless Steel Press Fittings.

The range stocked includes Elbows, Couplings, Bridges, Adaptors, Tees, Valves & Reducers, from15mm up to 108mm. To complement this range we are stocking all sizes of tubes to suit. The full product range can be seen on our website www.nero.co.uk.

The comprehensive range of Tube and Fittings are (Read More)
Keep Learning with CBM CONNECT

If you are involved with condition monitoring and reliability improvement, you know there is a lot to learn, and there is so much at stake.

As they say, “you are only as good as your last recommendation”. But how do you keep learning? Do you randomly ask google and keep your fingers crossed (that you find what you want and that it is accurate and up-to-date)?  Well, now there is a much better way to stay ahead, and to contribute if you are willing to share.

CBM CONNECT is a new website that is filled with videos, tips, articles, and mini-courses that covers the topics you need – well, (Read More)
july 18 30SSG Insight Announces Launch of Innovative Business Intelligence Tool Alongside Agility 9

SSG Insight has announced the launch of a disruptive new business intelligence tool capable of translating operational data into clear strategic insight for business decision makers.

In doing so it provides access to enterprise quality data analytics to businesses of all sizes.  (Read More)
july 18 29Fluke 279 FC TRMS Thermal Multimeter Now Includes A Flexible Current Probe At The Same Price

Combination of full-featured digital multimeter plus thermal imager with iFlex current probe, plus an optional discounted price kit with a second rechargeable battery (Read More)
july 18 28Freudenberg Seals Help Minimise Flavour Transfer Problems

Beverage bottlers know the problem of flavour transfer all too well. If the wrong elastomer is used, a new batch can taste like the previous one, even though the facilities were cleaned between batches. (Read More)
july 18 27NSK Molded-Oil bearings offer long life at food plants

In the food industry, comprehensive cleaning regimes are commonplace as companies look to meet stringent sector requirements on hygiene.

However, such practices can prove detrimental to production line components, not least the bearings that provide motion in critical machinery, equipment and systems. Here, spraying with hot steam, high-pressure water jets (Read More)
july 18 26New grease filling filter for automatic lubrication systems

SKF announces the introduction of its Lincoln small grease reservoir filling filter.

Installed as an inline component in the reservoir’s fill line, the filling filter helps to ensure that clean grease enters the reservoir and the system. As grease enters through the inlet, it passes through the filter and then exits into a hose that is connected to the grease reservoir’s fill port. (Read More) 
july 18 25Trelleborg Embarks On A European Roadshow To Share Its Expertise

Specialist engineers from Trelleborg Sealing Solutions will be providing free advice during a European tour organized to “share best practice” in sealing technology.

The 14-stage ‘Industrial Roadshow Tour 2018’ began in France on June 4 and culminates in Bulgaria on November 9. (Read More)
july 18 24SKF reaches out further to solve hydraulic seal problem

SKF comes to the aid of a leading manufacturer of hydraulic cylinders for mobile applications who had been experiencing problems with leaking seals on a cherry picker application.

The manufacturer had been appointed to design and manufacture a rotary union that would be capable of transferring oil (Read More)
july 18 23Impressive Efficiencies in Fume Extraction

A common control within laboratories for the prevention of explosive and hazardous substances is by using a fume extraction system. The most commonly used fan for hazardous fume extraction is a centrifugal fan. This is large due to the fact they can generate large differences in pressure and can produce air flows against considerable resistance. (Read More)
july 18 22Fraser Anti-Static secure additional ATEX certification

Fraser Anti-Static, one of the world’s leading experts in static elimination and management, has secured additional ATEX dust certification for its latest generation of EX1250 static elimination bars. (Read More)
july 18 21Nederman Targets Growth

Nederman has expanded its UK team with two new appointments.

Building upon its impressive performance in both product sales and the provision of technical solutions in 2017, Nederman has appointed a new Product and Solutions Sales Manager for Ireland and a Sales Manager for Solutions for the North of England. (Read More)
Compressed Air Use

Compressed air should be a concern in every manufacturing or processing facility. Commonly referred to as the “fourth utility”, compressed air is very common as a resource within manufacturing, mining and processing environments.

Employees or contractors in every industrial setting are exposed to compressed air’s effects regularly and it should be handled with responsibility and care. Beyond safety concerns, compressed air should be used as efficiently as possible by using engineered products which optimize compressed air performance and save money.

The primary dangers from compressed air come from high pressure and noise exposure. (Read More)
july 18 20NEW PRODUCT: Stainless Steel Air Jets Resist Corrosion & Heat

EXAIR’s new 303SS Air Jets provide reliable and efficient blowoff and cleaning within corrosive, high temperature, or washdown environments.

These 1/8 NPT Stainless Steel Air Jets replace open tubes and pipe nipples on parts cleaning, drying and cooling operations.  With temperature rated up to 400°F, they will produce up to 1.25 pounds of force (Read More)
july 18 19BEKO announce the launch of the METPOINT® OCV compact

METPOINT® OCV has been available on the market for eight years and has proved itself in numerous application fields as the go to device for measuring oil content.

“Our new compact version retains all the basic functions which were available in the METPOINT® OCV, although the new model now impresses even more with reduced measuring intervals as well as its modular structure. (Read More)
july 18 18Engineering: Not just a man’s world

A skilled engineer in a senior hands-on role, Libby Peacock shares her story to encourage more women and girls to enter the engineering profession.

As Product Manager for Pneumatics at Brammer Buck & Hickman, Libby has around twenty years’ experience in the pneumatics industry. Starting her career in a small engineering company making appointments (Read More)
july 18 176500 trainees and counting – BFPA training courses provide the right skills for the job

A correctly trained workforce increases the value of a company, and with over 6500 trainees, the BFPA Training Academy’s reputation as a leading fluid power industry training provider, is growing. (Read More)
july 18 16Barrett Steel Offer STEM Support to Schools

Encouraging children to study STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) is something that Barrett Steel Ltd feel extremely strongly about.

Following an approach from a secondary school asking for steel to use in lessons, Barrett Steel were honoured to be asked to get involved and are keen to support the education of young people nationwide, where they can. (Read More)
july 18 15Training Provider Opens Doors To Promote Skills In Energy Sector

Construction and utilities specialist Develop Training Ltd (DTL) is opening the doors of its Midlands and Scotland based centres throughout July to promote skills in the energy sector.

The company, which is a strong advocate for greater investment in training and apprenticeships by industry and the (Read More) 
Mechan Makes Grade At High Tech Rail College

Equipment manufactured by Sheffield-based Mechan is being used to train the next generation of skilled rail industry workers.

The depot maintenance specialist has supplied a bogie press and a set of lifting jacks to the National College for High Speed Rail in Doncaster.

Working with the college’s main construction contractor, Willmott Dixon, Mechan has created a bespoke 30-tonne bogie press to help with training. It will provide students with an opportunity to see how a bogie’s suspension is settled after maintenance, by mimicking the loads imposed by the rail vehicle. (Read More)
july 18 14Malt producer raises glass to improved productivity with ABB drive

A control package, built around an ABB variable speed drive, eliminates machine stoppages, improves safety and cuts maintenance costs for malt producer.

A production facility that turns barley into malt for use in beer and whisky production has increased productivity and safety (Read More) 
july 18 13ABB Ability Smart Sensor now also monitors pumps

The ABB Ability™ Smart Sensor provides data for the predictive maintenance of low voltage motors. In partnership with Emile Egger, a Swiss producer of pumps, ABB has now developed the solution to remotely monitor pumps. (Read More)
july 18 12Hydra-Cell® Metering Solutions P400 Pumps offer enhanced performance

Wanner has made significant improvements to its Hydra-Cell Metering Solutions Model P400 pumps that aid in priming for low-speed operation and improve performance when pumping gaseous fluids such as hypochlorite solutions. (Read More)
  • Robust Well-Specified Hoists For General Industry

    Robust Well-Specified Hoists For General Industry

  • Dixon Introduces new EZLINK™ Armless Cam & Groove

  • VX25 Enclosure Transition Made Easy

    VX25 Enclosure Transition Made Easy

  • AUMA Actuators Supply Turnkey Valve Control System

    AUMA Actuators Supply Turnkey Valve Control System

  •  Industry 4.0 Insight Solution for Clean Air Management

    Industry 4.0 Insight Solution for Clean Air Management

  • NERO are now stocking a full range of Stainless Steel Press Fittings.

    NERO are now stocking a full range of Stainless Steel Press Fittings.

  • Fortress celebrates Queen’s Award hat-trick

    Fortress celebrates Queen’s Award hat-trick

  • The Complexity Of Modern Material Selection

    The Complexity Of Modern Material Selection

  • Climate change will lead to higher UK water costs

  • Rudridge promotes Paul Duke and Emma Taylor to operational roles

    Rudridge promotes Paul Duke and Emma Taylor to operational roles

  • 4 Hidden Ways Of Improving The Energy Efficiency Of Your Process Cooling System

    4 Hidden Ways Of Improving The Energy Efficiency Of Your Process Cooling System

  • As The Heat Rises, Your Industrial Cooling Costs Don’t Have To

    As The Heat Rises, Your Industrial Cooling Costs Don’t Have To

  • Resistor liquid cooling boosts 3.3kV medium voltage loads

    Resistor liquid cooling boosts 3.3kV medium voltage loads

  • Keep Learning with CBM CONNECT

  • Condition monitoring solution for gearboxes provides six-figure savings in six months for steel tube producer

    Condition monitoring solution for gearboxes provides six-figure savings in six months for steel tube producer

  • Smart just got smarter with Filtertechnik’s new Particle Pal Life

    Smart just got smarter with Filtertechnik’s new Particle Pal Life

  • Boiler Manufacturer Cochran Saves £12,000 And Cuts CO2 Emissions With Calor LNG

    Boiler Manufacturer Cochran Saves £12,000 And Cuts CO2 Emissions With Calor LNG

  • Bosch Simplifies Commercial Boiler Installations With Technological Innovation

    Bosch Simplifies Commercial Boiler Installations With Technological Innovation

  • In this article, Carl Knight, managing director of heat transfer specialist Fulton, looks at the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD).

    In this article, Carl Knight, managing director of heat transfer specialist Fulton, looks at the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD).

  • Full steam ahead with help from Riello

    Full steam ahead with help from Riello

  • The Right Crane In Just A Few Clicks: Crane Advisor Makes It Easy To Search

    The Right Crane In Just A Few Clicks: Crane Advisor Makes It Easy To Search

  • Internet of Things – Sulzer boosts pipeline profitability with BLUE BOX™

    Internet of Things – Sulzer boosts pipeline profitability with BLUE BOX™

  • SKF and Hexatronic sign development partnership for industrialization of fiber optic sensing systems

    SKF and Hexatronic sign development partnership for industrialization of fiber optic sensing systems

  • Moving Towards Secure Remote Access The Challenges In Providing Secure Remote Access In Manufacturing

    Moving Towards Secure Remote Access The Challenges In Providing Secure Remote Access In Manufacturing

  • Premier Coatings Gains Environmental Standard ISO 14001:2015

    Premier Coatings Gains Environmental Standard ISO 14001:2015

  • Selecting Compressed Air Purification To ISO Quality Standards

    Selecting Compressed Air Purification To ISO Quality Standards

  • Rittal Publishes UL Regulations Advice

    Rittal Publishes UL Regulations Advice

  • Premier Coatings Ltd Support The Wyvern School

  • Denso Protection System for Hereford Water Pipeline

    Denso Protection System for Hereford Water Pipeline

  • Fluke Diagnostic Videoscopes enable maintenance teams to diagnose problems without dismantling equipment

    Fluke Diagnostic Videoscopes enable maintenance teams to diagnose problems without dismantling equipment

  • SPX FLOW® Appoints Jeffrey Pato as District Sales Manager in the Food and Beverage Markets for Eastern Canada

  • AirBench deliver 5.5m VertEx Booth to French customer.

  • A Base for Every Season

    A Base for Every Season

  • Major Speedor EFW installation

    Major Speedor EFW installation

  • Denso Steelcoat Protects Scottish Water Pipes

  • Improve Your Strategy With Condition Monitoring.

  • Another successful Speedor installation

    Another successful Speedor installation

  • NERO are now stocking a full range of Stainless Steel Press Fittings.

    NERO are now stocking a full range of Stainless Steel Press Fittings.

  • Keep Learning with CBM CONNECT

  • SSG Insight Announces Launch of Innovative Business Intelligence Tool Alongside Agility 9

    SSG Insight Announces Launch of Innovative Business Intelligence Tool Alongside Agility 9

  • Fluke 279 FC TRMS Thermal Multimeter Now Includes A Flexible Current Probe At The Same Price

    Fluke 279 FC TRMS Thermal Multimeter Now Includes A Flexible Current Probe At The Same Price

  • Freudenberg Seals Help Minimise Flavour Transfer Problems

    Freudenberg Seals Help Minimise Flavour Transfer Problems

  • NSK Molded-Oil bearings offer long life at food plants

    NSK Molded-Oil bearings offer long life at food plants

  • New grease filling filter for automatic lubrication systems

    New grease filling filter for automatic lubrication systems

  • Trelleborg Embarks On A European Roadshow To Share Its Expertise

    Trelleborg Embarks On A European Roadshow To Share Its Expertise

  • SKF reaches out further to solve hydraulic seal problem

    SKF reaches out further to solve hydraulic seal problem

  • Impressive Efficiencies in Fume Extraction

    Impressive Efficiencies in Fume Extraction

  • Fraser Anti-Static secure additional ATEX certification

    Fraser Anti-Static secure additional ATEX certification

  • Nederman Targets Growth

    Nederman Targets Growth

  • Compressed Air Use

  • NEW PRODUCT: Stainless Steel Air Jets Resist Corrosion & Heat

    NEW PRODUCT: Stainless Steel Air Jets Resist Corrosion & Heat

  • BEKO announce the launch of the METPOINT® OCV compact

    BEKO announce the launch of the METPOINT® OCV compact

  • Engineering: Not just a man’s world

    Engineering: Not just a man’s world

  • 6500 trainees and counting – BFPA training courses provide the right skills for the job

    6500 trainees and counting – BFPA training courses provide the right skills for the job

  • Barrett Steel Offer STEM Support to Schools

    Barrett Steel Offer STEM Support to Schools

  • Training Provider Opens Doors To Promote Skills In Energy Sector

    Training Provider Opens Doors To Promote Skills In Energy Sector

  • Mechan Makes Grade At High Tech Rail College

  • Malt producer raises glass to improved productivity with ABB drive

    Malt producer raises glass to improved productivity with ABB drive

  • ABB Ability Smart Sensor now also monitors pumps

    ABB Ability Smart Sensor now also monitors pumps

  • Hydra-Cell® Metering Solutions P400 Pumps offer enhanced performance

    Hydra-Cell® Metering Solutions P400 Pumps offer enhanced performance

 
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Industry Briefing from MCP Consulting  Informed Maintenance - Taking the Guesswork out of PPM

How would you feel if at a routine health check your doctor informed you that it was time to have your hip replaced - even though you weren't displaying any symptoms! His reason?  Statistically, on average, hips fail by the time one reaches the age of 65. Knowing this your...

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Managing the forgotten asset – your people

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Managing the forgotten asset – your people

By John Saysell, Training and Skills Director, MCP Reading through a recent UK People and Productivity report, I was struck by the fact that nearly 90% of respondents said that their business suffered due to skills shortages.  I know from experience that if a key member of your team leaves (your...

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Coil winding machine features state-of-the-art control systems

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Coil winding machine features state-of-the-art control systems

Whitelegg Machines has just shipped a machine that will be used to wind body scanner coils for a Korean multinational company. This is the first machine of its type on which Whitelegg has installed state-of-the-art servo-controlled axes and a touchscreen HMI. (Read More)

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Is it important to use wear particle ana…

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First, it is important to monitor the condition your lubricants. You can test the chemistry to determine if the lubricant can continue to do its job. You can also detect contaminants, both particles such as dirt and fluids such as water, because they can harm the lubricant and harm your...

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Keep Learning with CBM CONNECT

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Keep Learning with CBM CONNECT

If you are involved with condition monitoring and reliability improvement, you know there is a lot to learn, and there is so much at stake. As they say, “you are only as good as your last recommendation”. But how do you keep learning? Do you randomly ask google and keep...

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Belzona 4311: Old Dog, New Tricks?

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Belzona 4311: Old Dog, New Tricks?

This month, Belzona has revealed its latest formulation of an industry favourite chemical resistant epoxy coating - Belzona 4311 (Magma CR1). Originally introduced in 1986, this material has long been known for its barrier properties, resisting the attack of the harshest chemical compounds, such as sulphuric and hydrochloric acid, among...

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Fluke Diagnostic Videoscopes enable main…

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Fluke Diagnostic Videoscopes enable maintenance teams to diagnose problems without dismantling equipment

The new videoscope probes are IP68 rated to stand up to the dirtiest, harshest industrial work environmentsWhile videoscopes are commonly used in many applications, industrial inspections require a powerful, high-resolution videoscope that clearly displays the condition of internal equipment components. High-resolution videoscopes allow industrial maintenance teams to quickly identify equipment...

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Valuekeep launches new Asset Management …

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Valuekeep launches new Asset Management module on mobile offer

Valuekeep announced the launch of an improved version of the Asset Management module, available now on Valuekeep Mobile with the main goal of improving and centralize all the asset management work.

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Two key Fluke maintenance test tools with price reductions

While stocks last at Fluke authorised distributors, as part of the celebrations of its 70th year Fluke is reducing the recommended sale price of two key maintenance test and measurement tools with a saving of around 20% until the 1st of October 2018. The offer includes the Fluke 87V Industrial...

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A giant leap for construction! Robert Wo…

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A giant leap for construction! Robert Woodhead’s National Space Centre Ultra Site receives stratospheric praise from Considerate Constructors Scheme

The National Space Centre’s Launch Pad project lifted off to new heights with a dramatic community launch – which took construction to the edges of earth’s atmosphere. The launch provided a spectacle for hundreds of school children, local residents and workers who witnessed a teddy bear, and a construction bolt that...

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Belzona’s Continuation of International …

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Belzona’s Continuation of International Support

Belzona has been providing a truly global service for over 66 years with the supply of repair composite materials and protective coatings. Alongside a global network consisting of over 160 Distributors across more than 140 countries, there is a large focus committed to offering a worldwide reach to their customers....

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IMVAC Australia Conference Hosts Tour the Seqwater Gold Coast Desalination Plant

The International Machine Vibration Analysis and Condition Monitoring conference held in Gold Coast, Australia, August 6-9, 2018 will host a tour of the Seqwater Gold Coast Desalination Plant on Monday August 6, 2018.Gold Coast, QLD - IMVAC Australia will host a tour of the Seqwater Gold Coast Desalination Plant. The...

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Work faster with clear maintenance visua…

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Work faster with clear maintenance visuals

Plant maintenance operations are a necessity to maintain and secure production capacity. They usually imply a temporary reduction in production output which makes maintenance efficiency an important factor in many industries. With reliable and highly customisable signs and labels, maintenance attention points on machinery can be clearly marked, equipment can...

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