Volume 4, Issue 5
Published: August 26, 2016
Heathrow Airport in London, UK, is among the busiest airports in the world. In 2015, nearly 75 million passengers passed through its gates, with more projected for 2016. But what these... [Read more]
Multiphase flowmeters play an important role in today's oil and gas exploration and production activity. They are called "multiphase" flowmeters because they measure three or more phases... [Read more]
When a water treatment works in northern England faced a spike in pesticide concentration exceeding the allowable concentration limit for the incoming water, the site was forced to... [Read more]
With the recent launch of radar instruments in the 80GHz frequency range for liquid level measurement, it is now a good time to examine what is behind this new direction in radar technology.... [Read more]
System failure strikes at a fuel processing plant! The process control system is temporarily out of order. Emergency power generators now have to ensure that there are no system outages... [Read more]
When it comes to process control, level measurement is an important task and is used in many different areas. This means that the requirements can vary greatly – they depend on... [Read more]
Looks can be deceiving. At first glance there can often appear what seems to be plenty of aeration activity in an effluent tank, but in reality there is sometimes very little happening... [Read more]
For the optimal control of many processes, it is crucial that a valve reaches a certain position. The process of moving from one position to another is governed by the valve's actuator,... [Read more]
From chemical industry to water treatment, from petrochemical to process applications, from oil and gas to the paint industry, Omal has been recognised as a reputable brand and a... [Read more]
Solids and particles suspended in liquids can be a huge challenge, especially when one of the process requirements is to disintegrate them while forwarding a homogenised product. The... [Read more]
Industrial pumps consume up to 20% of the world's energy production and can be responsible for 25 to 50% of a process plant's energy bill, according to Europump, the Hydraulic Institute,... [Read more]
Pumping systems account for nearly 20% of the world's electrical energy demand and between 25% -50% of the electrical energy usage in certain applications. Pumps are the single... [Read more]
Centrifugal pumps often have unwanted effects on sensitive materials. When material is fed into the pump, operators cannot always be sure of what is going to come out from the other... [Read more]
When it comes to selecting the most appropriate type of impeller, there is no shortage of choices for pumping wastewater and effluent. The most important factor in impeller selection... [Read more]
Across the wastewater sector there is a demand for ever more efficient and intelligent technologies that solve the complex challenges facing those working in the sector on a daily basis.... [Read more]
The Hamburg Messe in Germany will once again be a meeting place for the top experts of tank storage industries, who gather on 16-17 November to discuss the latest developments... [Read more]
A nuclear power generating facility, located in the northeastern US, relies on four vertical service water pumps to feed water to a heat exchanger, which cools the sealed ultrapure... [Read more]
The largest challenge for any plant, facility, or rig is keeping its workforce safe. According to US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), nearly... [Read more]