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SGL Installs Hydrogen Chloride Recycling System for China's Largest Potassium Producer

China: Energy Efficiency

SGL Installs Hydrogen Chloride Recycling System for China's Largest Potassium Producer

09/06/2017 - A recovery system for recycling and reusing hydrogen chloride (HCI) developed by SGL Group will be part of a new electrolytic smelting system of the Chinese potassium producer Qinghai Salt Lake Industry. read...

South Australian Government Awards 150 Megawatt Solar Thermal Project

Australia: Solar Energy

South Australian Government Awards 150 Megawatt Solar Thermal Project

08/16/2017 - Solar Reserve has signed a long-term Generation Project Agreement (GPA) to build a 150 megawatt solar thermal power station with 8 hours of energy storage near the town of Port Augusta, South Australia. The Aurora Solar Energy Project near Port Augusta includes 1,100 megawatt-hours of energy storage in order to meet peak electricity requirements, day and night . read...

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...

Drying without Unnecessary Heat Stress for the Product

Dryers

Drying without Unnecessary Heat Stress for the Product

08/01/2017 - Low temperature drying combines seemingly conflicting features such as low temperatures and short drying times while saving energy for the operator. 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...

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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...

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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

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

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...

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...

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

Vacuum Pumps Help to Achieve Robust and Efficient Heat Treatment

Vacuum Pumps

Vacuum Pumps Help to Achieve Robust and Efficient Heat Treatment

09/24/2015 - How intelligent modular vacuum pump systems minimize downtime and save costs – Innovations in vacuum technology deliver an important contribution to productivity in heat treatment, furnace construction as well as secondary metallurgy. Modern vacuum systems fulfill a number of requirements in order to save energy during the production of high quality steel and to reliably guarantee the required vacuum level. read...

NEW Engineering Projects and Developments

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Bio-Fuelled Heating Plant

Finland: Bio-Heating

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Bio-Fuelled Heating Plant

04/12/2017 - 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...