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Predictive Maintenance from Honeywell to Increase Adnoc's Asset Efficiency

UAE: Digitalization Partnership

Predictive Maintenance from Honeywell to Increase Adnoc's Asset Efficiency

21/11/2019 - The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) announced a partnership with Honeywell for one of the largest predictive maintenance projects in the oil and gas industry. read...

KBR Awarded Contract for Acid Treatment Technology by Italmach

Germany: Engineering Contract

KBR Awarded Contract for Acid Treatment Technology by Italmach

21/11/2019 - KBR announced it has been awarded a contract for its Plinke Hydrochloric Acid Purification technologies by Italmatch Deutschland for its phosphorous acid production plant in Frankfurt, Germany. read...

PCIC Europe

Air Liquide Invests in Start-Ups

France: Digitalisation

Air Liquide Invests in Start-Ups

05/07/2017 - Aliad, Air Liquide’s venture capital investment arm, has announced three new equity investments in technology start-ups, Dietsensor and Ubleam, and in the investment fund Investisseurs & Partenaires. read...

Bombshell in Automation – ABB to Acquire B&R

Automation Technologies

Bombshell in Automation – ABB to Acquire B&R

04/04/2017 - Automation company ABB announced the acquisition of B&R, the largest independent provider focused on product- and software-based, open-architecture solutions for machine and factory automation worldwide. read...

Ahoy Ex-Zones! Explosion Protection Equipments Sets Sails for Hazardous Waters

Explosion Protection

Ahoy Ex-Zones! Explosion Protection Equipments Sets Sails for Hazardous Waters

24/08/2016 - A fire fighting vessel in the heart of Europe's industrial and chemical clusters needs special equipment: Equipped with specialised technology, Europe’s latest high-tech fire-fighting boat is able to work in hazardous atmospheres, fighting fires, explosions and chemical accidents. Its secret? Explosion-protected electrical equipment and lighting by technology specialists Eaton. read...

Pharma & Food

PAT is no Magic Trick: How On-Line Sensors Facilitate Help to Ensure “Quality by Design”

On-Line Sensors for PAT

PAT is no Magic Trick: How On-Line Sensors Facilitate Help to Ensure “Quality by Design”

20/11/2019 - Keeping up with complexity — Bioprocesses are complex — thus, frequent measurement and data-driven real time process management are needed to keep complexity in check. The demand for a PAT that guarantees GMP and includes quality by design calls for specialised on-line sensor solutions. And recent technological developments are up to the task ... read...

Dupont to Expand Biotechnology Research Capabilities

The Netherlands: New Bioscience Facility

Dupont to Expand Biotechnology Research Capabilities

18/11/2019 - Dupont Industrial Biosciences officially broke ground on its new site at the Leiden Bio Science Park in Oegstgeest, the Netherlands. The state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary facility will utilize the tools of modern biotechnology to make industrial processes more efficient and products more sustainable. read...

Innovation in Sterilisation, Pasteurisation and Roasting Processes

Fi Europe

Innovation in Sterilisation, Pasteurisation and Roasting Processes

14/11/2019 - At the upcoming Fi Europe show in Paris, Kreyenborg will provide information on the exhibition stand 6D162 about innovations in the fields of sterilisation, pasteurisation, roasting, stock protection, drying, pre-heating and coating of pourable bulk food products. read...

Powder Bulk Handling

Magnetic Separator for Large Product Flows

Magnets

Magnetic Separator for Large Product Flows

04/11/2019 - The automatically cleanable ‘Easy Clean flow’ magnet from Goudsmit Magnetics of Waalre recently underwent a redesign. This magnetic separator removes metal particles and weakly magnetic stainless steel particles from powders as fine as 30 µm in the food, chemical, ceramic and plastic industries. read...

Heat Transfer

How To: Heating and Cooling with Storage Tanks

Different Options for Storage Tanks

How To: Heating and Cooling with Storage Tanks

29/10/2019 - The prefer redranges of application of the heat transfer fluids technology are given by the different organic heat transfer fluids. The technical operation specialist book reference 'Heat Transfer Technique with Organic Fluids' describes plants that primarily use organic heat transfer fluids. In this part of our PROCESS-Series we descripe how to construct Installations wherein production machines (e.g.presses) are heated and cooled with heat transfer oils. read...

Business & Economics

3M to Present First 3D Printed PTFE at Formnext

Germany: Additive Manufacturing

3M to Present First 3D Printed PTFE at Formnext

20/11/2019 - At Formnext, 3M is showcasing the first 3D printed polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE). This solutions is to open up new possibilities for industrial additive manufacturing. read...

Ceresana Analyzes Global Market for High Density Polyethylene

Germany: HDPE Market

Ceresana Analyzes Global Market for High Density Polyethylene

20/11/2019 - Ceresana publishes an extensive report about the global market for HDPE for the fifth time already. The current market study expects an increase of HDPE demand by an average of 2,9 % per year worldwide, by 2026. read...

Honeywell Awarded Contract for Largest Integrated Refinery Complex in the Middle East

Kuwait: Automation Contract

Honeywell Awarded Contract for Largest Integrated Refinery Complex in the Middle East

20/11/2019 - Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC) has selected Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) to be the main automation contractor for its new Petrochemicals and Refinery Integration Al Zour Project (Prize). read...

Water Treatment

Kemira Partners with ABB to Modernise Water Treatment Processes

Digitalisation

Kemira Partners with ABB to Modernise Water Treatment Processes

07/11/2019 - Under the deal, Kemira will combine its expertise in water treatment with ABB’s integrated automation solutions to enable customers to digitalise their water treatment processes and also improve the efficiency of their operations. read...

Oil & Gas

Adnoc, Total to Deploy World’s First Automated Seismic Acquisition System

UAE: Oil and Gas Resources

Adnoc, Total to Deploy World’s First Automated Seismic Acquisition System

14/11/2019 - Total’s Multiphysics Exploration Technology Integrated System (Metis) will use autonomous drones and a ground vehicle to collect 3D seismic data throughout Abu Dhabi in the UAE as Adnoc expands its search for new oil and gas resources. read...