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Denmark's Odense University Hospital Delivers Cancer Patients' Stereotactic Radiation Therapy Nearly Three Times Faster with Elekta's Versa HD System

ODENSE, Denmark –- Thanks to Odense University Hospital's (OUH) new Versa HD™ system from Elekta, the delivery of the third and final stereotactic radiation treatment for a 69-year-old male lung cancer patient was almost three times quicker than his first two sessions delivered on OUH's existing radiation therapy system. The third fraction took 2.5 minutes to deliver the treatment versus...

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Wall Box Extender finishes deeply installed electrical boxes.

Wall Box Extender finishes deeply installed electrical boxes.

Featuring adjustable mounting depth with maximum extension of 1 in., Carlon-® Non-Metallic Single- or Multi-Gang Box Extender provides flush finish for electrical boxes that are installed too deeply in wall, which may occur during remodeling. One-piece solution can be used on single-gang box, or combined with other extenders for multi-gang applications. UL listed and compliant with NEC Article...

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IVUS Catheter facilitates complex coronary procedures.

Compatible with iLab-® Ultrasound Imaging System, OptiCross™ Coronary Imaging Catheter helps minimize inherent challenges surrounding catheter delivery in complex cases. Low profile delivery system features 5 French guide catheter compatibility, tapered tip,- bi-segmented catheter shaft, and redesigned catheter hub to facilitate connection. Intravascular ultrasound catheter has received U.S....

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Rotational Molding Utilized Increasingly for Product Conversion

Rotational molding is being utilized to convert products made out of other materials into polyethylene. Fiberglass, metals such as aluminum and steel, as well as other types of plastic applications are all being redesigned to be rotomolded. Rotationally molded products have a variety of advantages including longer lifespan, durability, lower maintenance costs and ease of repair. Polyethylene's...

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T.H.E.M.-MULTIVAC Unveil Snapsil® Easy-Open Portion Pack Venture to North America

Neil Kozarsky, CEO and President of Technical Help in Engineering and Marketing (T.H.E.M.), together with Jim Campbell, CEO and President of MULTIVAC, announced the North American launch of Snapsil-® easy-open portion packs during a joint presentation to attendees of the recent Global Pouch Forum on June 13 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Developed by Australian-based Snapsil Corporation, the...

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Micro-Positioner produces motion with 6 degrees of freedom.

Micro-Positioner produces motion with 6 degrees of freedom.

Featuring freely programmable center of rotation, H-820 Hexapod 6-Axis Positioner is suited- for applications that require multi-axis motion and flexibility but do not need nanometer or sub-micrometer precision. Driven by brushless motors, parallel kinematic unit delivers linear travel to 100 mm, rotary travel to 60-

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Capacitive Level Sensor suits rugged coolant applications.

Designed to resolve emergency generator failure issues stemming from coolant level sensor, CAP-300 uses capacitive technology, which is tolerant of coolant coating, and has- sealed- (IP67, IP6K9K Approved) design- for consistent operational reliability. Sensor remains reliable in standby mode with nearly zero maintenance and is compatible with temperatures from -40 to +257-

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White Power Cord Reel suits retail and teaching environments.

White Power Cord Reel suits retail and teaching environments.

Featuring all-steel construction with white powder-coat finish, 10 A/125 Vac White Retractable Cord Reel comes equipped with 30 ft of 16/3 SJT white cable, three N5-15R triple tap outlets, 16 in. feeder cord, and built-in circuit breaker with reset button. When not in use, cable stays out of way with adjustable ball stop and can be pulled down when needed. Hanging hardware for ceiling or wall...

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Metso Wins Spare Part Service Contract for Pearl GTL Plant in Qatar

Qatar Shell awarded a service contract to Metso supporting an earlier delivery of valves and intelligent positioners to the Pearl Gas to Liquids (GTL) Project in Ras Laffan Industrial City. Jointly developed by Qatar Petroleum and Shell, Pearl GTL is the largest GTL plant in the world and the largest energy project in the state of Qatar. As part of the capital project, Metso delivered more than...

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