Flow Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controller performs accurately in high-volume processes.

August 26, 2016

Able to manage industrial processes with chaotic upstream fluctuations, MCRH accommodates flow rates up to 5,000 slpm with pressure drop of 12.1 psig FS and without compromising speed or precision of gas control. Stable and programmable unit, available with digital and analog communications options, has optimized flow geometry and precisely and rapidly controls mass flow rate, volumetric flow rate, or back pressure of gases. Dual valve design enables 100 msec control response time.
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Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hardy Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Industry's First Rockwell PLC Weighing Modules

August 10, 2016

SAN DIEGO, CA – Hardy Process Solutions (www.hardysolutions.com) is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its breakthrough process weighing PLC Plug-in modules. Hardy was the first weighing company to engineer and manufacture PLC Plug-In Weight modules, which are used in applications including: batching/blending, filling/dispensing, check weighing,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Gas Regulators are designed for visual clarity.

May 31, 2016

G150 (light-duty regulator), GT350 (2-stage, heavy-duty regulator), and GRF400 (light-duty, flow meter/regulator) feature alloy bonnet for maximum strength, ergonomic knob shape that facilitates setting of pressure, and color-coding that aids gas identification. Available for acetylene, oxygen, LP, and inert gas, products offer color combination on gauge face for clarity in reading needle position; scale and red tick marks indicate actual service pressure. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Digital Flow Controllers measure flow from 20 sccm to 5 slm.

May 17, 2016

Designed to accurately measure and control gas flow in wide variety of demanding applications, Digital 300 Series is accurate to better than ±0.5% of reading +0.2% of full scale for full scale flow rates from 0–10 sccm to 0–10,000 slm. Controller use thermal-based mass flow sensor that provides optimized linear response to changing flow rates. In addition, electronics associated with each sensor are precisely tuned to give fast response times. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controller delivers instant-on, real-time operation.

May 16, 2016

Designed for original equipment manufacture and process integration, 20SLPM BASIS™ model controls gas flow rates. BASIS series, featuring instant on technology, offers models with FS at 100 cm³/min and 1 or 20 Lpm. Models perform at full accuracy within 70 msec, and 100 msec control response enables real-time reaction to upstream fluctuations. Multi-gas and single-gas units offer NIST-traceable accuracy of ±(1.5% of reading + 0.5% FS) as well as multiple communications options. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

Trimble Offers a Free App for AMERICAN Flow Control Water Valves and Hydrants

May 13, 2016

Trimble Unity AFC Mapper App Allows Customers to Map and Capture Data on Hydrants and Valves using Trimble Handhelds, Smartphones and Tablets SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the release of its AFC Mapper App, a free, standalone Web and mobile app that can run on the latest version of the Trimble® Unity software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for managing critical... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Green & Clean

Pulsation Dampener supports AODD pump applications.

May 9, 2016

Constructed of 316L stainless steel with PTFE diaphragm, AODDampener is specifically designed to eliminate pulsations in air operated double diaphragm pump applications. Unit employs automatic air control that utilizes existing compressed air source in AODD pump system for charging. As fluid line pressure increases, air charge in dampener is increased to match it. When line pressure drops, dampener bleeds off charge, keeping dampener optimally charged for maximum dampening effect. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Releases Gas Select 6.0 Firmware for its Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

April 6, 2016

New user-selectable engineering units, better control and faster data with new control software Tucson, Arizona – Alicat Scientific has updated its Gas Select™ firmware for Alicat mass flow meters, mass flow controllers and pressure controllers. Gas Select 6.0 improves user control and data speed, adding features that enable users to make changes to instruments without a factory visit. ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Teledyne Hastings Instruments Announces New Digital 300 Series Mass Flow Control Software

April 6, 2016

HAMPTON, VA.  - Teledyne Hastings Instruments announces the release of their new Windows™ based software for use with the Digital 300 Series line of thermal mass flow instruments. The software allows the user to control, observe, and record real-time flow data. The free software is flexible and provides windows for flow rate, setpoint control, graphical data visualization, flow totalization,... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Irrigation System Controller helps farmers optimize water use.

February 12, 2016

Allowing farmers to apply consistent amount of water on area covered by center-pivot corner arm, Irrigate-IQ™ uniform corner prevents over- and under-watering through uniform application. Algorithms enable consistent water application regardless of position of corner arm. To minimize risk of application overlaps or gaps, solution controls each individual nozzle based on desired application depth and position of corner arm. Product works with multiple brands of corner arm equipment.
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Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Air Flow Controller maintains constant system pressure.

February 12, 2016

Available for 250–18,000 scfm system capacities, Kaeser Flow Controller (KFC) creates effective storage by accumulating compressed air in receivers and only delivering air needed for production. System, responding to fluctuating demand, actively maintains constant system pressure downstream to help eliminate artificial demand and reduce air losses through leaks. Also, stored compressed air can be used to satisfy air demand spikes without pressure drop at point of use. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Intelligent Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

November 27, 2015

Aalborg® Instruments' ZFM Mass Flow Meters and Controllers combine intelligence, user convenience, and outstanding flow performance. Aalborg Instruments' ZFM Mass Flow Meters and Controllers are designed for multi-gas/multi-range functionality up to 8 bar (currently 6 gases) and a standard accuracy of ±(0.5% RD + 0.2% FS) based on actual calibration. By connecting the instrument to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Thermal Control Unit provides programmable AC fan control.

October 8, 2015

Designed for use with any AC fan or fan tray in medical, industrial, networking, and telecom applications, Model TCAC001 saves energy by operating fans only when needed. Unit features remote sensor with temperature range of -20 to +60°C that is used as trigger for fan activation/deactivation based on temperature settings. Installed in 19 in. rack, 1U high device is rated up to 10 A and can control 3-, 6-, or 9-fan trays, individual fans, or fan trays mounted on bottom and top of rack. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Green & Clean

Fritz Industries, Inc. Brings Innovative Long-Term Scale and Paraffin Inhibitor Solution to Customers Globally

September 17, 2015

New product line, previously custom manufactured for Baker Hughes, increases well production and reduces downtime MESQUITE, Texas – Fritz Industries, a leading manufacturer of oilfield products, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Baker Hughes Incorporated. Under the terms of the agreement, Fritz is now licensed to offer select flow assurance products to the market. These... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Linde Highlights Advanced Technologies at Heat Treat 2015

September 15, 2015

For Heat Treatment Processes and Furnace Atmospheres MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. – Linde LLC will showcase advanced gas control technologies and engineering services for heat treatment furnaces at Heat Treat 2015 in Detroit, October 20-22, booth 248. This includes:     --  CARBOJET® Gas-injection Technology for Improving Production up to 20%     --  HYDROFLEX®... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Services

ISM Fills Void by Expanding Short Run Manufacturing Services

September 10, 2015

Englewood, Colorado – Industrial Specialties Mfg. (ISM) has expanded its facilities to provide short run miniature pneumatic and fluidic flow control component customization services here in the U.S. ISM custom services now support projects of any size, from a handful of prototype parts to thousands of assemblies. This expansion fulfills pent up demand for low volume manufacturing services... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flow Controllers and Meters offer sub-1 second setting times.

September 10, 2015

Featuring elastomer seal and metal seal, respectively, Brooks GF40 and GF80 are suitable for customers who use variety of gases and need to change gas types frequently, or who need to re-range while preserving gas measurement and controlling accuracy. Thermal mass flow controllers and meters are equipped with corrosion-resistant Hastelloy C-22 sensor. Units provide full scale flow range from 3 sccm to 50 slm with linearity of ±0.5% FS and flow accuracy of +1% SP 35–100% and +0.35% FS 2–35%. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Controls & Controllers, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Air Products Signs Second Deal to Supply Integrated Oxy-fuel Solution to Techpack Solutions in Korea

August 19, 2015

Leading-edge Combustion Technology Helps Glass Industry Boost Environmental Performance, Productivity, Efficiency and Quality SEOUL, Korea, – Air Products (NYSE: APD), a leader in oxy-fuel combustion technology and integrated solutions to the global glass industry, today announced it has been selected by Techpack Solutions in Korea to supply its integrated oxy-fuel solution. It is Air... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Compressed Air System Control brings IoT to industrial plants.

August 7, 2015

As master control system for all compressed air production and treatment components, Sigma Air Manager 2 (SAM 2) optimizes pressure values, automatically adjusts system air delivery to accommodate fluctuating air demand, and optimizes system efficiency via constant analysis of control losses, switching losses, and pressure flexibility. Unit ensures reliable, consistent supply of compressed air and provides adaptive control, data storage, analysis, and predictive maintenance capabilities. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

CUI Global Announces Additional IRIS® Purchase Order and Transition from Testing to Sales of Its Various Natural Gas Technologies

July 27, 2015

TUALATIN, Ore. — CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: CUI) announced today that its wholly-owned UK energy subsidiary, Orbital Gas Systems Ltd., has received approval from one of the UK's largest pipeline operators to install and commission four of its previously purchased IRIS kiosks. Further, the company has received a purchase order from the same customer for additional IRIS kiosks to be produced... Read More