March 2014 Issue
Follow a few pointers to make the most of your adsorption system
Dull, dirty, dangerous and distant operations pose complex challenges
Investigation of a deadly refinery blast reveals inefficient industry-wide safety standards
After approval of projects, implementation can begin
Sequential reactions promise more-efficient conversion of alpha-olefins to chiral compounds
A basic engineering data document establishes ground rules.
The technique may suit selective synthesis of many different substances.
All three indicators rose slightly.
Evaluate a variety of factors before embarking upon continuing education.
Systems thinking can provide insights on underlying issues not just their symptoms
Unprecedented amounts of data promise real value but security remains a concern
Trial finds that many operators prefer an alternative visualization approach
Choices can impact piping design as well as equipment reliability.
Readers recommend a variety of improvements.