CoronaArc circuit incorporates additional high-voltage transformer and supporting diode to create continuous high-voltage DC spark at firing end. Spark current at surface of igniter electrode enables spark gap to be referenced to ground potential and concurrently serve as directed pathway through which stored energy of capacitor discharges high-current arc.Read More »
ABUTEC LLC, Kennesaw, Ga., received orders for 18 medium-temperature ground flare (MTF) units to handle the emissions from 18 biodigestor facilities. The project is an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and requires strict emission monitoring and compliance, in accordance with Kyoto Protocol and the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) initiatives. ABUTEC supplied 13 MTF units in early 2008...Read More »
John Zink Company's Steam-Assisted Flare Technology Benefits Refineries Despite Today's Rising Energy Costs
TULSA, Okla., Sept. 25, 2008 - John Zink Company's STEAMIZER XP steam-assisted flares have been helping refineries operate more efficiently and cost effectively despite today's rising energy costs. John Zink's STEAMIZER XP flares have been installed in demanding applications. On-site performance testing has demonstrated that STEAMIZER XP flares meet expectations and exceed the smokeless...Read More »
For refineries and petrochemical plants, cleaning heat exchangers is a dirty job but somebody has to do it. While there are many approaches on how to clean shell and tube heat exchangers, it is indisputable that the right method is absolutely critical for ensuring that equipment is fully operational. Otherwise, you could end up with a potential equipment shutdown, which will cost you time and money. In this three-part series, you will learn about the various benefits, methods, and obstacles involved in heat exchanger cleaning. Part one introduces the fundamentals of cleaning, as well as explores the pros and cons of on-site versus off-site services. Download the first of this three series to assist you in finding the best solution for your dirty job here.Read More »
Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring.
Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.Read More »