Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Connekt, LLC is in the News! The First and Only "100% Sanitizable and Deconstructable" Home Brewing Siphon

May 17, 2016

Connekt, LLC recently released to production the first and only “100 percent sanitizable and deconstructable” home brewing siphon starter called the Pro Brewers Siphon. The client, Sierra Moonshine launched a Kickstarter campaign on May 1st and in less than a week has nearly reached the goal of $30 K. In addition, the company was featured in The Union, a local newspaper serving Nevada... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pipe Stopper features low-profile design.

April 26, 2016

Used during maintenance or repair, Inflatable Pipestoppers® Pancake Stopper is intended for applications where length of pipe is insufficient for Cylindrical or Spherical Stopper. Unit can fit into pipe end that may be directly on elbow or just inside flanged neck on casting. When used in vertical mode, Pancake Stopper can prevent machine swarf or tools from falling into pipes. Manufactured from tough fabric in 6–96 in. sizes, product provides airtight seal and is heat-resistant to 194°F. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

SCF Delivery System supports large molding applications.

April 18, 2016

Designed for foaming of large injection molding applications >2,500–12,500 g, MuCell® T-400 Series Super Critical Fluid Dosing and Delivery System is capable of delivering 50 g of nitrogen in 45 second cycle and is intended for molding machines with screw sizes greater than 90 mm. System produces gas on demand only, minimizing energy consumption and maximizing booster pump life. Equipped with 15 in. touchscreen GUI, system only requires shot size and percentage of SCF content for setup. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Compressed Air Monitor provides 2 alarm functions.

March 31, 2016

Using Smart Multi-Sense Probe that is inserted directly into pressurized compressed air stream, SENTRY continuously monitors dew point and pressure. Two alarm functions provide highly visible strobe light and highly audible pulsing sound if compressed air dew point increases or pressure decreases beyond user-configurable set points. Turnkey device is suited for industrial compressed air system monitoring and control, quickly alerting personnel to upset conditions. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Breather Strainers equalize pressure in enclosures.

February 10, 2016

Available in metric sizes with stainless steel mesh of 100 or 500 µm, GN 7403 Aluminum Breather Strainers are mounted into wall of enclosures, ensuring pressure equilibrium between inside of enclosure and outside. Outside diameter of enclosure with recessed hexagon matches bolt mounting holes for DIN 3852 threaded pipe connectors. Any dirt and dust particles carried by particular medium are prevented from exiting. Sealing ring is embedded in radial and plane-sided recess that makes seal captive. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Integrated System enables safe handling of flammable gases.

February 4, 2016

Providing complete solution for designing integrated gas delivery system, series consists of high-purity zone-valve boxes, emergency shut-off valves, and safety monitors that work in combination with C Series Gas Cabinets and 585 Series Emergency Shut Off Controller. Series 5ZV High-Purity Zone Valve Box provides branch control for large distribution systems in laboratories, while 586 Series Emergency Shut Off Valve kits serve as safety devices in gas systems requiring fail-safe shutdown. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Rooftop Intake Vent has efficient, contractor-friendly design.

January 21, 2016

Promoting energy efficiency while also helping to prevent roof system rot and mildew growth, Cobra® IntakePro™ rolls out and fastens with included 1 ¾ in. coil nails. Product can also improve attic ventilation airflow by up to 20% when installed with existing soffit/undereave vents in properly balanced ventilation system, and there is no need for alterations at soffit. Designed for versatility and durability, vent withstands wind-driven rain, snow, and ice-dam infiltration. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Compressed Air Distribution System comes in 2 in. diameter.

December 28, 2015

Available for headers and branch lines and down to point of use, 2 in. dia SmartPipe™ is modular, features aluminum construction, and will not rust. Connectors can be installed without threading, welding, or sweating. While full bore fittings minimize pressure drop, leak-free connectors prevent compressed air loss. System is available in sizes from ½–6 in., exhibits minimal coefficient of friction and optimal laminar flow, and can integrate into existing steel or copper systems. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Finned Siphon supports high pressures and temperatures.

December 18, 2015

To keep pressure instrument safe from high-temperature processes, Ashcroft® type 1198 finned siphon is capable of containing pressure up to 3,000 psi and supports media temperatures up to 700°F. Construction is of 316L stainless steel and ensures compatibility with diverse media, while built-in dampening mechanism controls pulsation effects. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Dryer Vents implement magnetically aligning design.

November 23, 2015

Available for new and existing construction, low-profile dryer venting can be used in area behind most dryers and promotes safety and energy efficiency while reducing vent path bulk. There are 3 magnetically aligning dryer vent models to accommodate various needs: MV-180 self-aligning dryer vent for straight vent path, MV-90 self-aligning dryer vent for 90° vent path, and MV-Flex for any direction venting. Construction is resistant to crushing and obstruction. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Air Compressor produces clean dry supply.

October 14, 2015

Capable of year-round operation, BLADE SE Quality Air Station delivers constant supply of clean, dry, compressed air. Components include BLADE Series compressor equipped with built-in, air-cooled aftercooler; intelligent moisture separator with auto-drain; built-in 1.0 micron prefilter; and refrigerated air dryer. For facilitated installation, 80 gal air receiver contains single-point piping connection. Rotary vane technology is used for operation at speeds down to 1,050 rpm. 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

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

Aquatech Completes 15 MIGD Desalination Project for FEWA in RAS AL KHAIMAH

September 3, 2015

SAN DIEGO, CA, USA – Aquatech, a global leader in water and wastewater technologies for the industrial and infrastructure markets, reports that it has successfully completed its 15 MIGD seawater reverse osmosis based desalination facility for the Federal Electricity Water Authority (FEWA) in Ghalilah, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE. The plant, which produces 15 million Imperial gallons per day (MIGD)... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stoddard Silences a Large Steam Vent

September 2, 2015

Stoddard Silencers was called upon to silence a high pressure steam vent flow of 1.2 million pounds per hour of superheated steam for a major OEM. Stoddard's engineers designed a B15-78 Vent silencer with a mounting skirt and man way to handle the flow and reduce the noise below the specified silenced noise level. Weighing over 32,000 pounds the silencer is nine feet in diameter and 53-1/2... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Dryer Vents boost efficiency and safety.

August 26, 2015

Available in 3 magnetically aligning models, Dryer Vents resist crushing and obstruction, allowing dryer to operate at optimum efficiency. Self-aligning Models MV-180 and MV-90 are designed for straight vent path and 90° vent path, respectively, while MV-Flex is designed to accommodate any direction venting. All are available for new and existing construction. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Explosion Vents are designed to provide maximum protection.

July 20, 2015

Designed to be NFPA 68 compliant, Sani-VA® round sanitary explosion vent has 3A, EHEDGE, and ATEX certifications and meets demanding clean applications needs. Leakproof and crevice-free design exceeds CIP/SIP application requirements. Suitable for high vacuum and pulsating/cyclic process conditions, CV-S High Vacuum explosion vent is built to exceed the NFPA 68 standard and provides protection in such applications as air-material separation, drying, conveyance, and processing operations. Read More

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

Alicat Scientific's Whisper Series Wins Global Innovation Award

May 27, 2015

Tucson, Arizona – Alicat’s Whisper series of mass flow meters and controllers have taken the “Best Product” prize in an innovation competition run by its parent company, Halma plc. The Halma Innovation Awards recognizes advancements made by Halma subsidiaries that demonstrate creative new ways to improve a company’s products or operations. The Innovation Awards stem from Halma’s... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Recirculating UPW Faucet eliminates dead-legs.

May 6, 2015

Featuring patented flow through head design and Inline Flow Diverter technology, Type 530 AquaTap™ Recirculating Faucet ensures pure water for laboratory dispensing in variety of UPW applications. Contemporary handle style produces full 120° turn from closed to full open position, while providing tactile feel of valve position. Supplied with ¼ in. FNPT connection with barbed outlet, faucet offers flow rate up to 5 gpm with no more than 1.5 psi pressure drop across main UPW loop. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Cultec, Inc. Aids in Pennypack Creek Stormwater Initiative

May 4, 2015

BROOKFIELD, CT – For almost three decades, Pennsylvania's Pennypack Creek Watershed has witnessed steady urbanization resulting in increased pollution, threatened water quality and weakened sustainability in the region.  As a result, two of the state's major universities – Temple and Villanova – have combined to form a larger, more powerful stormwater initiative to implement and... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Cultec, Inc. Offers "Big" Advantages at Shopping Center

May 4, 2015

BROOKFIELD, CT – Long before the ground is broken, commercial development requires extensive planning including how to manage stormwater.  CULTEC, Inc.'s subsurface stormwater systems offer engineers, contractors and developers an environmentally sound stormwater option that offers increased capacity, flexibility and the ease of installation preferred on commercial sites. In May 2006,... Read More