Electrostatic Ignitions of Toluene – An Underestimated Fire Hazard

Electrostatic Ignitions

Electrostatic Ignitions of Toluene – An Underestimated Fire Hazard

Research into the cause of fires involving toluene has always unearthed one certain fact, which is that devastating results are inevitable if there is an electrostatic charge. But why does the chemical ignite so quickly? read...

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EXPLOSION PROTECTION, SAFETY & SECURITY

How PLCs Help to Avoid Hazards and Increase Plant Safety

Risk Detection

How PLCs Help to Avoid Hazards and Increase Plant Safety

07/28/2014 - In the present times, when strategies to ascertain workplace safety and environment conservation have become a necessity, fail-safe PLC systems can work wonders. These systems minimize the risks involved in critical applications where the possibility of hazards is high. The fault-tolerant architecture ensures that the failure of a component does not interrupt the process operation, thus ensuring safety. read...

Automation & Instrumentation

How to Measure Low Concentration Gases in the Oil & Gas Industry

Gas Analyzer

How to Measure Low Concentration Gases in the Oil & Gas Industry

Tunable diode laser (TDL) technology has proven to be exceptionally reliable for measuring trace gas components like H2O, H2S, CO2, NH3 and C2H2. TDL absorption spectroscopy (TDLAS) is a highresolution technique that enables the measurement of specific gases with precision while avoiding interferences that are common with traditional analyzers. read...

PACKAGING & LOGISTICS

Grease in High Demand: Synthetic and Semi–Oils Boom

Oil Industry

Grease in High Demand: Synthetic and Semi–Oils Boom

07/28/2014 - The rapid pace of technology evolutionis stoking demand for improved performance and reliability, boosting the market for industrial greases. Manufacturers and distributors ofsynthetic and semi-synthetic oil-based greases are striving to meet evolving customer requirements to stay relevant in an intensely competitive market. read...

Analysis & Lab Equipment

Top–Trend Digitalisation Reaches the Labs – How to Make Best Use of IT

Digital Laboratory Documentation

Top–Trend Digitalisation Reaches the Labs – How to Make Best Use of IT

07/21/2014 - Documentation of valuable scientific data using paperbound lab books often poses several challenges to scientists. However, with the advent of digital lab books, for instance, the labfolder, record keeping for scientific research is no more an arduous task. read...

Engineering & Construction

Uhde India Successfully Completes 10,000 MT Cryogenic Ammonia Tank

Ammonia Tank Project

Uhde India Successfully Completes 10,000 MT Cryogenic Ammonia Tank

07/25/2014 - Uhde India has successfully commissioned Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) 10,000 MT cryogenic ammonia storage tank at the customer’s fertilizer facility in Kalol. The 10,000 MT Tank was implemented by Uhde India on Lump sum turnkey basis. read...

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