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Small and Flexible Engineering: Modular Thinking Outside the Box

Modular Engineering

Small and Flexible Engineering: Modular Thinking Outside the Box

07/26/2018 - Modular engineering with future proof flexibility — Unprecedented flexibility in engineering with safe installation in shorter timeframes. Modular engineering could bring a construction kit for 'plug and produce' process plants — and thus fits right into the portfolio of an engineering specialist that focuses on a functional turnkey approach. It nevertheless might require engineers to think outside the box... read...

Handling Aggressive LPG Fluids: Pumps for the Utmost in Safety

Pumping LPG

Handling Aggressive LPG Fluids: Pumps for the Utmost in Safety

07/25/2018 - Pumps for aggressive LPG process fluids — What’s the best pumping solution to handle a wide range of hydrocarbon process fluids including high sulfur content, basic sediment and produced water production streams? read...

A new Dimension of Drying, Completely Without Friction

Dryers

A new Dimension of Drying, Completely Without Friction

07/06/2018 - Developing Planex System Italvacuum has invented a zero friction planetary movement eccentric agitator, which defines drying new — Designed to dry wet feed from filtration and centrifuging processes the vacuum dryer is ideal for the production of active pharmaceutical ingredients, fine chemicals and intermediates. read...

Process Skid For GMP-Compliant Manufacture of Nanoparticles

GMP-compliant manufacture of nanoparticles

Process Skid For GMP-Compliant Manufacture of Nanoparticles

06/29/2018 - A microjet reactor transforms pharmaceuticals into nanoparticles that are easily absorbed by the body. Now the patentee has scaled the process from the laboratory process to a GMP plant. The pharmaceutical company got support from a competent plant manufacturer. read...

How to Minimize Fatigue Problems: A Fitness Scheme for Heat Exchangers

Fatigue in Heat Exchangers

How to Minimize Fatigue Problems: A Fitness Scheme for Heat Exchangers

06/25/2018 - Plate-and-shell heat exchangers have become very popular thanks to their high thermal efficiency, compact size and ability to withstand high pressures. But they are also sensitive to metal fatigue. To avoid costly equipment failures and ensure long service life, design, construction and welding must be taken into account. read...

China to Herald the Age of the Plus-50GWh Power Battery

China: Market Report

China to Herald the Age of the Plus-50GWh Power Battery

06/19/2018 - “The First China Power Battery and Energy Storage Conference 2018" with the theme new energy conversion and high quality development was held in Taizhou, Jiangsu province. This conference is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and the Information Technology Institute, CCID Group and Taizhou People's Government. read...

Riding the Wave: Why the Cracker-Boom Is Not Over (Yet)...

Second Wave of US Cracker Projects Underway

Riding the Wave: Why the Cracker-Boom Is Not Over (Yet)...

06/18/2018 - While the first US-megaplants start production, a second wave of cracker projects is rolling in — Shale gas and no end: In 2017 and 2018, the first six megaprojects of US shale based petrochemicals will go onstream on the Gulf of Mexico. But there is much more to come — Is it the advent of an American era after the Chinese decade in plant engineering? read...

Software For Smart Bioprocessing

Bioprocessing

Software For Smart Bioprocessing

06/11/2018 - Biotechnology-based pharmaceutical products form a growth market offering high added value. With the new “Quality by Control” approach, it will be possible to control the product quality during production in the future. Bilfinger is developing new type of software for smart bioprocessing. read...

Coating Highly Humidity Sensitive Products

Coating Pan

Coating Highly Humidity Sensitive Products

06/11/2018 - Ima Active’s coating pan for film and sugar coating processes helps Glaxo Smith Kline to reduce environmental impact while increasing efficiency. Coating highly humidity sensitive products like antibiotic tablets is challenging. Stable core temperature and the balance of thermodynamic conditions are very important and need to be tested before installing a coating pan. Imas coating pan Perfima for film and sugar coating has made the practical test at the Glaxo Smith Kline site in France. read...

Vega Are Already Very Close to the 100,000 Mark with their 80 GHz Radar Level Sensors

Radar Level Measurement

Vega Are Already Very Close to the 100,000 Mark with their 80 GHz Radar Level Sensors

06/08/2018 - ... after not quite four years! Even the radar experts from the German Black Forest area themselves were surprised that the rather conservative market accepted the new technology so quickly. A look back and into the future. read...