News Category: Temperature & Pressure Control
September 6, 2017
Researchers have demonstrated that a unique system can cool flowing fluid to a temperature below that of the surrounding air, without using electricity. Since 2013 Shanhui Fan, professor of electrical engineering, and his colleagues, have been using the roof of Stanford University’s Packard Building to test a high-tech mirror-like optical surface that they believe... [Read More]

July 11, 2017
Austrian headquartered instrument specialist Anton Paar has announced the release of its new portable density meter, which needs only 2mL of sample to measure a range of substances. Alongside its portability, Anton Paar claims its new DMA 35 is also able to deliver density measurement results in a matter of seconds. Filled by the device’s built-in hand pump, the... [Read More]

June 22, 2017
Emerson has announced a new dual-mode wireless gateway which supports both IEC 62951 WirelessHART and ISA100.11a industrial wireless communications standards. Expanding Emerson’s wireless portfolio, the new gateway to Emerson’s Plantweb digital ecosystem will provide customers with a way to utilise WirelessHART technologies from many suppliers. "With our new... [Read More]

May 11, 2017
Armstrong Fluid Technology has introduced its new Compass H high efficiency wet rotor circulators, featuring advanced Design Envelope variable speed technology. “The Compass H features a Quadratic Sensorless flow control algorithm that intelligently responds to system demand to consistently provide only the necessary flow,” said Andy Januszewski, Armstrong... [Read More]

March 17, 2017
Alicat Scientific has been selected by analytical instrumentation manufacturer Valco Instruments Company (VICI) as one of its preferred suppliers for gas flow controls in its Dynacalibrator Calibration Gas Generators. Alicat’s range of Basis OEM mass flow controllers provide the control required by VICI to create gas mixes down to fractions of a nanogram per minute,... [Read More]

March 17, 2017
AxFlow, a Swedish positive displacement pumps and fluid handling systems specialist, is offering a compressor system as an alternative to centrifugal pumps for emptying liquefied gas from storage tanks, vessels and mobile tankers. In a statement, AxFlow said: “Unlike pumps, which can only unload around 85% of the liquefied gas, the compressor system will easily... [Read More]

March 7, 2017
Asco has introduced the Asco Numatics 617 Series Sentronic^LP proportional electronic regulator for accurate pneumatic pressure control in applications with limited power supplies. “The 617 Series’ 4W power consumption offers design and control engineers a highly reliable and cost-effective solution for pressure regulation in low-power environments,”... [Read More]

February 20, 2017
Concoa has introduced a precise, high-purity point-of-use panel designed to provide reliable pressure control and isolation in carbon dioxide and nitrogen incubator applications. Concoa’s 55S Series point-of-use panel provides final line pressure control and individual isolation for up to four streams of carbon dioxide and nitrogen, making it well-suited to supply... [Read More]

February 10, 2017
AutomationDirect’s has expanded its ProSense line of sensing products with the EPS series of digital pressure sensors for both gas and liquid applications. The EPS series sensors are available with measuring ranges from vacuum up to 5800 psig, and selectable engineering units such as bar, mbar, kPa, MPa, inches of water column, and inches of mercury can be shown... [Read More]

January 26, 2017
Ashcroft has introduces the 8008A pressure gauge to industrial original equipment manufacturers looking for a cost effective high quality gauge. The new durable instrument meets the recognised specifications of EN837-1 and ASME B40.100, ensuring accuracy and long-term performance. A corrosion resistant stainless steel case along with liquid fill vibration dampening help... [Read More]

December 12, 2016
Alicat Scientific has added two new families of electronic pressure controllers specifically for high volume original equipment manufacture. The EPC family with single proportional valves and EPCD family with dual valves provide customised pressure control in embedded systems. The small footprint instruments respond quickly to upstream fluctuations to provide fast, accurate... [Read More]

November 23, 2016
IMI Sensors, a manufacturer of industrial vibration and pressure monitoring instrumentation, has released models 176A03 and 176A05 pressure sensors for extreme environments. The 176A03 and 176A05 are very high/extreme temperature differential charge pressure sensors with a UHT-12 sensing element. IMI has developed the sensors to be used in the combustion instability... [Read More]

November 22, 2016
SPX Cooling Technologies, designer and manufacturer of evaporative and air-cooled heat exchangers, has released the new Marley LW, an induced-draft counterflow closed-circuit fluid cooler. The new fluid cooler design incorporates patent-pending heat transfer technology, a lower height to address local code restrictions, and other installation and maintenance advantages. The... [Read More]

November 21, 2016
Outdoor shelters with a novel combination of Intertec's passive and active cooling technologies have been chosen to protect vital control systems at a Middle Eastern refinery. The environmental protection solution is being provided as part of an upgrade to the burner management systems at the core of the plant's refining processes. High-reliability PLC-based systems... [Read More]

October 24, 2016
All Sensors Corp. of Morgan Hill, California, has released new low pressure sensor, the BLC Series, offering design engineers high performance over pressure ranges of ±1inH2O through ±30inH2O and 15psia. The BLC Series basic low pressure compact sensor is based on All Sensors’ CoBeam 2 technology. The devices provide a high output signal at a low... [Read More]