Equipment & Services: November
Chemical Processing's Equipment & Services feature provides a variety of production equipment, supplier services and parts.
PAT isnt standing pat
Traditional laboratory-based analytical techniques more and more are moving online and even being replaced by the virtual analysis offered by soft sensors and inferential measurements.
Pursue the perfect plant
Look into creating the perfect plant by integrating product and operational management into your environment. This provides the ability to respond faster and minimize impact to the business and bottom line, driving increased yields, asset utilization and order fulfillment.
Eliminate exchanger tubing troubles
Today, many companies consider coating the inside of carbon steel tubes a best practice for extending the performance and lifecycle of a heat transfer system.
Cookin' Up a Fine Elixir
End-users, system integrators and suppliers are implementing ISA-88-based solutions in many new and unexpected applications.
MIT Team Demonstrates Wireless Power Transfer
Imagine a future in which wireless power transfer is feasible. A team from MITs Department of Physics, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies experimentally demonstrated an important step toward accomplishing this vision of the future.
The Invisible Threat
Many users dont trust an industrial wireless network solution. Some concerns are real. Most are ethereal. Its important to know the differences.
Faking It Isnt All Bad
Simulate or model your loop tuning, operator training, advanced process control or optimization for savings, safety and skill-building.
Take equipment diagnostics to a new level
Many of the effects of machine degradation are avoidable, so being able to identify struggling equipment at an early stage is essential to renewing its productivity. Advances in performance monitoring can provide critical insights.
Thanks for the memories...
As the end of the year approaches it's always tempting to look back and review whats happened over the past 12 months. For Mike Spear though, he's about to head off into the welcoming arms of retirement.