Succeed at plant debottlenecking
Critical evaluation can enable you to turn up capacity and improve performance. This article presents some ideas to help you evaluate your process to see whether it offers exceptional revamp opportunities.
Hazmat Oversight Demands Attention
For the most part, industry and government have worked well together to develop and implement assessments and tightened security measures. Late last year, however, a pair of situations arose that underscore some procedural differences between the two
Don't let vibratory separators shake you up
Understanding a few key points simpifies setup and operation, and leads to optimum screening patterns. These include adjusting vibratory motion and optimizing separator performance.
Heat transfer fluids
Information about heat transfer fluid (HTF) systems and the specifications for applicable fluids can be retrieved directly from the web sites of many HTF manufacturers
Who's working at your plant?
The backgrounds of intruders may be a mystery, but the backgrounds of people regularly on your site shouldn't be. How carefully does your company check the references of people at your plant?
The Bioproducts Crescendo Builds
Market forecasts for bioproducts are upbeat. One even predicts that industrial biotechnology will be a $160 billion global business by 2010. Industrial biotechnology first took off in the early 1980s; what gives today's activity a buzz of excitement is the repeat of something else from that era: high energy prices.