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Milacron Expands Hot Runner Facility in China

China: Plastics Industry

Milacron Expands Hot Runner Facility in China

07/20/2017 - Milacron announced the completion of an 8,200 m2 expansion in Kunshan City, Jiangsu, China to their hot runner and control systems manufacturing facility and a 2,500 m2 expansion in administration and support staff offices. read...

SGL Carbon Acquires Shares from Takai Carbon

Germany: Graphite Market

SGL Carbon Acquires Shares from Takai Carbon

07/20/2017 - SGL Carbon has announced the acquisition of shares from the Japanese graphite and carbon specialist Tokai Carbon in the SGL Tokai Process Technology (STPT) joint venture operating on the Asian market. read...

Wacker Supplies Heat Transfer Medium for Solar Thermal Power Plants in China

China: Heat Transfer

Wacker Supplies Heat Transfer Medium for Solar Thermal Power Plants in China

06/30/2017 - Munich-based Wacker Chemie has intensified its cooperation with Royal Tech CSP of China, a specialist for efficient solar thermal systems that are based on CSP (concentrated solar power) technologies. read...

Contracts for Low-Noise Air-Cooled Condensers Awarded to B&W

USA: Dry Cooling Systems

Contracts for Low-Noise Air-Cooled Condensers Awarded to B&W

05/03/2017 - Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises announced that its subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox Spig was awarded three major contracts totaling more than $ 60 million in the first quarter of 2017 to design and supply dry cooling systems for U.S. customers. read...

Efficient Heat Recovery with Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers

Heat Exchanger

Efficient Heat Recovery with Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers

05/02/2017 - Half of the global industrial energy consumption is wasted due to the inefficient and complicated recovery of low-grade energy. read...

Articles

Looking for Solution Oriented Industry Services? Think Outside the Box!

Industry Services

Looking for Solution Oriented Industry Services? Think Outside the Box!

02/25/2016 - Big in the East: How industry experts use local expertise to provide customers with high performance technologies — Vekamaf has come a long way from its humble beginnings as a local machine distributor to an international technology services provider. Today, industry expertise combined with state of the art equipment are the specialty of the Dutch company. In the end, it’s all about the customer. read...

NEWS

New Nano-Coatings Facilitate Maintenance of Heat Exchangers

Germany: Nano-Materials

New Nano-Coatings Facilitate Maintenance of Heat Exchangers

At the Hannover Messe, the Leibniz Institute for New Materials (INM) will be introducing new nano-coatings that reduce the effort required for cleaning heat exchangers as well as their corrosion. In these new coatings, the research scientists combine antiadhesive, anticorrosive and, on demand, also antimicrobial properties. read...

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Bio-Fuelled Heating Plant

Finland: Bio-Heating

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Bio-Fuelled Heating Plant

Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a contract by Lahti Energia Oy, a municipality-owned energy supplier, for the design, supply and assembly of a circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator plant for the new bio-fuelled heating plant, Kymijärvi III in Lahti, Finland. read...

Tata Steel Implements Thermal Energy Storage Demo Project

The Netherlands: Thermal Energy Storage

Tata Steel Implements Thermal Energy Storage Demo Project

In order to fully utilize the energy potential of waste heat, Tata Steel is now commencing the implementation of an Energy Nest Thermal Energy Storage (TES) demo project as a ‘lighthouse initiative’. read...

products and processes for engineering and construction

Multifunctional Plate Heat Exchangers

Heat Exchanger

Multifunctional Plate Heat Exchangers

Plate heat exchangers are mainly designed for a specific purpose such as heating, cooling, evaporation or condensation. read...

Engineering and Construction in Theory and Practice

How New Materials Ensure Reliable Sealing of Heat Exchangers

Sealings/Heat Exchangers

How New Materials Ensure Reliable Sealing of Heat Exchangers

09/09/2015 - ePTFE gasket tapes for high chemical resistance—The connections to shell and tube heat exchangers pose immense challenges for the seals that are used because of both the chemically aggressive media and the frequent temperature load changes. Despite its excellent chemical resistance, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is not typically suitable as a sealing material in this case because the creep tendency of this material jeopardizes a reliable seal. read...

NEW Engineering Projects and Developments

SPX Flow Builds Plant to Serve European Market

Poland: Local Supply of Process Equipment

SPX Flow Builds Plant to Serve European Market

02/01/2017 - SPX Flow has recently expanded production capabilities by opening a new manufacturing campus in Poland. The US based company manufactures and markets hygienic valves, plate heat exchangers, pumps, homogenizers and process systems designed for use in dairy, food, beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care production. read...