June 13, 2017
Marina, California based Fox Thermal Instruments has announced the launch of its latest flowmeter, the Fox Model FT4A. According to the company, its new product is ideal for oil and gas, wastewater and industrial applications. A statement from Fox Thermal Instruments lists the key features of the new flowmeter: 2nd generation non- cantilevered DDC-Sensor - Advanced... [Read More]

June 12, 2017
A team of scientists from RWTH Aachen University have reached a new landmark in modelling turbulence, something which could have a significant impact on a host of fluid handling applications. Although most people would associate turbulence with air travel, it is in fact a far more complicated concept. The researchers from RWTH Aachen University’s Institute of Aerodynamics... [Read More]

June 12, 2017
Netherlands based Bronkhorst High-Tech has released a new version of its mini CORI-FLOW Ex d series Coriolis mass flowmeter for low flow rates. The new, compact flowmeters are suitable for use in hazardous areas. Having achieved both ATEX and IECEx approval, the flowmeters are built into a flameproof enclosure with a separate compartment for the electronic components.... [Read More]

June 9, 2017
An international team of researchers has found that the metal hafnium is ideally suited to detecting hydrogen. Hydrogen has enormous potential as an energy carrier, yet the fact it is both combustible and difficult to detect has hitherto proven an obstacle to its widespread use. Because hydrogen reacts with oxygen, potentially causing explosions, a reliable means of detecting... [Read More]

June 9, 2017
Titan Enterprises is reporting strong sales on its Atrato range of low flow ultrasonic flowmeters.  The company’s managing director, Trevor Forster said in a statement: “We now have several thousand Atrato units in use by customers worldwide ranging from sample-sensitive medical and pharmaceutical use right through to challenging off-shore as well as... [Read More]

June 8, 2017
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group’s (WMFTG) MasoSine Certa pump has become only the second pump on the market to achieve EHEDG Type EL Class I Aseptic certification, meaning it meets the demands for aseptic applications specified by the certificate. For users of the Certa pump, benefits of the certification include the fact the pump is self-draining, has a reduced... [Read More]

June 8, 2017
American company Xylem has launched a ‘newly enhanced’ compact pump range designed to efficiently pump wastewater in commercial buildings and municipal sewage applications. The water technology specialist has also announced the launch of the Flygt 3069, another new wastewater pump. Both feature Xylem’s Adaptive N technology, which allows “continuous,... [Read More]

June 7, 2017
Industrial measurement specialist Vaisala is teaming up with DryKeep to boost the moisture monitoring capabilities of its transformer dry-out system, by installing Vaisala’s HUMICAP MMT 162 sensor. The partnership comes as DryKeep works to meet increasing demand for installation of its transformer monitoring display systems across the US. Vaisala’s MMT162... [Read More]

June 7, 2017
KSB Aktiengesellschaft has launched a new compact high-pressure pump for horizontal installation in plant engineering applications. H(S)I is the latest addition to KSB’s compact high-pressure Movitec pumps range. Unusually for a compact high-pressure pump, the suction nozzle and discharge nozzle are arranged at a 90-degree angle more typical for process centrifugal... [Read More]

June 6, 2017
NEL, a company specialising in flow measurement research and development, has announced a new method to improve the accuracy of differential pressure meters for high viscosity oil. The company claims its new technique will help the oil and gas industry reduce financial risks on investments while addressing challenges around flow measurement. With approximately 70% of... [Read More]

June 6, 2017
Italian company Bonomi has added a new line to its range of electric actuators, dubbed Series 86. According to the company, the new product line aims to build on the success of its Series 85 range. Included in the new series are models with output torques ranging from 30Nm to 350Nm. Each model comes with aluminium polyester powder coated housing and IP68 protection. Series... [Read More]

June 5, 2017
Singer Valve has launched a new battery operated electromagnetic flowmeter. According to the company, it has been designed for measuring flow rates in remote locations where power is not readily available. The Battery Operated Single Point Insertion Electromagnetic Flowmeter (SPI-MV) is intended to provide accurate measuring of flow rates in isolated valve chambers. “It’s... [Read More]

June 5, 2017
Website Exclusive: A single source for wastewater handling technology Applications for material handling and pumping technology in the wastewater industry tend to be complex, with a number of different people and organisations involved in installation and operation. The need to coordinate among officials from one or several municipalities, contractors and engineers means... [Read More]

June 2, 2017
Tencarva Machinery has opened a new branch office in Columbus, Mississippi. Trent Unruh will both sell and perform service-related activities on pumps and liquid processing systems at the facility, reporting to Collins Allen, branch manager in Brookhaven, Mississippi. Tencarva is a distributor specialising in pumps, liquid processing and custom-designed systems. Since... [Read More]

June 2, 2017
Following the recent announcement from President Donald Trump that the US would withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, water technology company Xylem has issued a statement reiterating its support for the agreement. “Addressing the realities of climate change is an opportunity to create shared value among all stakeholders, and Xylem remains committed to doing... [Read More]

June 1, 2017
The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) has published its monthly crude oil and natural gas production figures for March 2017. Based on crude oil production data from state government agencies and the US Department of the Interior; Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement; the Domestic Crude Oil First Report; and first purchase data reported on the EIA-182... [Read More]