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Honeywell Begins Mass Balancing and Data Reconciliation Project

Software

Honeywell Begins Mass Balancing and Data Reconciliation Project

02/08/2016 - Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) recently announced that its production accounting and reconciliation software will be used to improve performance at a leading global mining company based in Switzerland. read...

New Namur Recommendation About Functional Safety in Batch Processes

NE 154: Functional Safety

New Namur Recommendation About Functional Safety in Batch Processes

02/02/2016 - A new Namur Recommendation has been released. The NE 154 Functional Safety in Batch Processes may now be obtained from the Namur Office. read...

Beyond the Internet-of-Things: Enabling Solutions for Engineering Challenges

Event Report National Instruments

Beyond the Internet-of-Things: Enabling Solutions for Engineering Challenges

02/01/2016 - National Instruments redefines Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) for India – National Instruments (NI) recently held the 12th edition of NIDays at The Leela Palace, Bengaluru on November 19, 2015. The event showcased the launch of a plethora of products and introduced various technologies to the audience through diverse end-user presentations. Here is a brief overview of the happenings at the event. read...

Harper to Supply Pusher Furnace Line to Kepco Nuclear Fuel

Thermal Processing

Harper to Supply Pusher Furnace Line to Kepco Nuclear Fuel

02/08/2016 - Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, was recently awarded a contract for a Pusher furnace line with Kepco Nuclear Fuel (KNF). read...

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

Oxidation Oven

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

11/05/2015 - Harper International has announced initial data on its 3 meter wide production scale oxidation oven for carbon fiber manufacturing, demonstrating outstanding performance for key metrics including air velocity uniformity and temperature uniformity. Data was acquired at temperatures up to 280 °C and air velocities up to 4 meters per second. read...

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Screw Heat Exchanger Keeping Itself Clean

Modified Screw Heat Exchanger

Screw Heat Exchanger Keeping Itself Clean

09/11/2015 - For many industries that produce, process, or handle bulk solids, the screw heat exchanger is a well-known piece of equipment for heating, drying and cooling. With the same working principle as a conventional screw conveyor, however, most screw heat exchangers rely on the flowability of the bulk solid for good mixing and to keep their heat transfer surfaces clean. As a result, these standard screw heat exchangers cannot be used for sticky, pasty or adhesive materials or slurries. read...

Engineering and Construction in Theory and Practice

How Plate–and–Shell Heat Exchangers Work

Heat Exchangers

How Plate–and–Shell Heat Exchangers Work

06/17/2012 - Alternative sources of energy are becoming increasingly important alongside classic resources such as oil, natural gas, coal and nuclear energy. One alternative source of energy is industrial waste heat. The most popular way to employ waste heat is to re-use it directly within the manufacturing process, but another increasingly popular option is to generate electricity. read...