Iggesund Creates New Energy Market

June 7, 2013

WorldPressOnline First Call - Iggesund Paperboard's new biofuel boiler is ready for operation in Workington, England at a cost of 108 million pounds. The purpose is to supply the mill's entire energy requirements with self-produced energy in the form of steam and electricity. "This is a radical change of energy source," comments Ola Schultz-Eklund, managing director of the mill. "At one fell... Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Tamturbo Wins the International CleanDesign Award with Its Oil-Free Air Turbo Compressor

June 7, 2013

TAMPERE, Finland – Over the past three years, the Tampere, Finland-based Tamturbo has developed a new type of turbo compressor which produces oil-free compressed air using direct drive high-speed technology. From its very first introduction at the Hannover ComVac Fair in spring 2013, the new compressor stimulated extensive international demand in the multibillion compressed air market. This... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Mi-T-M Announces New Compressor/Generator/Welder Model.

June 7, 2013

Powered by 688cc Honda OHV engine with electric start, Model AGW-SH22-20M combines cast iron 2-stage compressor, with 29.0 cfm rating; industrial 5,000 W generator, with AC output of 4,500 W and alternator wattage of 4,500 W; and 220 A arc welder. Frame features powder-coated, ASME-coded, 20 gal receiver tank; ¼ in. base plate; and 14 gauge, powder-coated, 4-piece belt guard. Other components include belt tightening system, regulator and gauges, 16.5 in. fly wheel, and 10 gal fuel tank. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Measurement System features Profinet interface.

June 6, 2013

In addition to 4 galvanically isolated analog outputs, modular MI3 System is available with die-cast zinc housing and 6TE DIN rail housing. Temperature-resistant sensor heads transmit digitized measured values to communication boxes, which can also be integrated via Profinet and Ethernet. Profinet boxes are suitable for time-critical applications as they can transmit data to PLC in real-time. Ethernet version features 64 MB data logger that can store up to 24 days of recorded data. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Temperature Sensor IC from SDIC

June 5, 2013

Hangzhou SDIC Microelectronics recently launched a series of digital temperature sensor ICs: SD5020, SD5075, and SD5003. They have very low power consumption, high accuracy, and wide operation range. Typical power consumption is only 170µA during temperature measurement. Measurement inaccuracy is less than ± 0.5°C from -40°C to 85°C. Resolution is 0.0625°C. Measurement range is -55°C to... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, HVAC

Carpet Dryers deliver max air velocity of 3,400 fpm.

June 5, 2013

Measuring 11.5 in. high and weighing about 18 lb, Hybrid 3-Speed Air Dryers combine squirrel cage design with drying power of axial fan. Portable, stackable units are built with heavy-duty, co-polymer polypropylene housing to withstand everyday use of contract cleaners and restoration professionals. Drawing maximum of 2.8 A, dryers help to prevent brownouts and circuit blowouts. In addition, up to 5 units can be daisy chained. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Mouser and Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) Sign Global Distribution Agreement

June 4, 2013

Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) today announced a new global agreement with Mouser Electronics, Inc. to distribute high performance heat sinks and cooling solutions. The agreement with ATS means Mouser Electronics customers will have access to a wide range of high performance heat sinks available in thousands of shapes and sizes. ATS heat sinks are designed for use in many applications... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

GE Power Conversion Helps to Electrify Railway Connection between Poland and Germany with Decentralized Converter Station Lohsa for Deutsche Bahn - DB Energie Gmbh

May 30, 2013

• Project includes New Application for Converter Technology, Using Static Frequency Converters to Directly Feed the Catenary Lines • GE Technology Improves Reliability and Efficiency • GE Will Provide Advanced Transformer-Less Solution on the Railway Side PARIS – GE's Power Conversion business (NYSE: GE) has signed a contract with Deutsche Bahn – DB Energie GmbH to supply a... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Software

Saudi Aramco Upgrades Gas/Oil Separation Plant with GE's Advanced Compressor Control Technology

May 29, 2013

• First Compressor Control Project in the Kingdom for GE's Measurement & Control Business • Features Mark* Vle System with OptiComp Compressor Control Software • Haradh Facility Plays Key Role in Saudi's Oil and Gas Industry JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA — GE (NYSE: GE) has replaced an aging compressor control system at Saudi Aramco's Haradh gas/oil separation plant in Saudi Arabia's Eastern... Read More


Burckhardt Compression: First Order for Laby®-GI Fuel Gas Compressor for Dual-Fuel Two-Stroke Engines on LNG Carriers

May 28, 2013

Burckhardt Compression received the first order for the fuel gas compressor system Laby®-GI for two LNG carriers. This marks a major milestone for Burckhardt Compression in setting up a compressor business for energy-efficient, environmentally friendly propulsion systems for gas-operated marine diesel engines. The compressor system will inject boil-off gas into the ME-GI dual-fuel two-stroke... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Honeywell Turbocharges the Honda Amaze

May 28, 2013

- Honeywell turbocharger used in the 1.5L i-DTEC diesel engine powering Honda Amaze - Turbodiesel technology developed by Honeywell's Pune based operations NEW DELHI – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Turbo Technologies, a global leader in automotive turbocharger development, has designed and built the turbocharger for the Honda Amaze, the most fuel-efficient car in India at 25.8 km per litre. ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Green & Clean

Metso-Supplied Finland's Largest Pellet-Fired Heating Plant Produces Environmentally Friendly Energy in Tampere

May 28, 2013

Finland's largest pellet-fired heating plant, which was supplied by Metso to Tampereen Energiantuotanto Oy, Tampere, is based on a technological solution that is the first of its kind in the country. It will bring new opportunities to gear the structure of Finnish district heat production towards the goals of sustainable development. Previously, peak load plants have been using fossil fuels... Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

GEFRAN, Inc. Announces 4 Years of Successfully Selling "IMPACT" GEFRAN Mercury Free Sensors

May 24, 2013

Winchester, MA – GEFRAN Inc. today announced four years of successful sales of the Mercury Free Sensor, “IMPACT” Series. The “IMPACT” series from GEFRAN, are pressure transmitters, without transmission fluid for use in high temperature environments. Eric Kirleis, Gefran’s Managing Director, said, “The plastics industry has been using “Green” technologies for several years.... Read More

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

Digital Temperature Sensors have SMT-compatible package.

May 24, 2013

Model TSYS02D sensors integrate into digital interface bus systems while TSYS02P units feature PWM for integration into control units and TSYS02S sensors have Sigma Delta Modulation for use with analog circuits. All units feature 16-bit temperature sensing resolution. Drawing maximum of 12.5 μA, sensors operate over temperature range of -40 to +125°C and are accurate to ±0.2°C. Products are available in 2.5 mm² TDFN8 SMT package. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, HVAC

Active Chilled Beams target Green commercial buildings.

May 24, 2013

Designed to operate with any dedicated outdoor air system in North American commercial buildings, IQHC Series features 12-slot nozzle that is field-adjustable with 2 hand-operated levers. Integral flow pattern control can also be angled as much as 45° to address room hotspots. Measuring 2 ft wide, beams come in 2-pipe and 4-pipe models, each in 4, 6, 8, and 10 ft long versions nominally-rated at ½ gpm and 0.5 in. w.g. Four lengths deliver 3,800, 5,000, 7,420, and 9,700 Btu/hr, respectively. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, HVAC

CPU Coolers include fans with automatic speed control.

May 24, 2013

Model NH-U12DX i4 CPU coolers feature NF-F12 120 mm fan and 45 mm fin depth, allowing access to RAM slots. Integrating two NF-B9 92 mm fans, NH-U9DX i4 units measure 125 mm high, supporting use with standard 4U server cases. Products support LGA1356, LGA1366, and square and narrow ILM LGA2011-based Xeon platforms. They are fitted with SecuFirm2™ mounting system and include industrial-grade NT-H1 thermal compound and low-noise adaptors to minimize fan speed and noise. Read More


AIB Belt Drive Tubeaxial Fan

May 22, 2013

Continental Fan's AIB Belt Drive Tubeaxial Fans provide aerodynamically efficient performance, with airflow capacities ranging to 54,000 cfm. The rugged fan housing is constructed of heavy-duty welded steel and angle ring flanges, and is available in diameters from 12" through 60". The AIB features a spark resistant, cast aluminum airfoil axial impeller, and has an extensive line of options &... Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermistor Probes are available with M12 connections.

May 21, 2013

Incorporating glass encapsulated thermistor element for stability and accuracy, TH-21 Series offers maximum continuous temperature rating of -112 to +392°F and supports intermittent operation to +482°F. Any length may be ordered, but recommended minimum immersion depth is 1.5 in.; short probes run risk of error due to stem conduction effects. Sensors suit laboratory, R&D, automation, and automotive applications as well as HVAC, manufacturing, and chemical industries. Read More

HVAC, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hurricane Sandy VIIRS Satellite Images

May 20, 2013

IRVINE, Calif. – FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc. was commissioned by NASA to design and develop two cryogenic load cells to operate aboard the satellite producing aerial images of Hurricane Sandy. NASA's Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) is one of five instruments currently in use by the National Polar-Orbiting Operational Environment Satellite System (NPOESS)... Read More


China Sunergy to Introduce New 1500V Module at SNEC 7th PV Power Expo

May 17, 2013

NANJING, China -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSUN) ("China Sunergy" or "the Company"), a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, today announced that it will attend the SNEC 7(th) (2013) International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference and Exhibition ("SNEC Expo") from May 13 to May 16, 2013 in Shanghai, China to showcase its outstanding module products including new 1500V... Read More