Material Processing

Lines

Can-Eng Furnaces Supplies Bright Tube Annealing Line

Can-Eng Furnaces Ltd., Global Furnace Systems Group is manufacturing a 1500 kg/hr automotive steel tube annealing line for an undisclosed Mexican manufacturer. The unit will be used to bright anneal tubing in lengths up to 8 m long under low dewpoint EXO gas. The complete line comprises a load table, roller hearth annealing unit, and roller hearth water cooled chamber, unload table, 10,000 CFH...

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Material Processing Mills

Wright's Flour Chooses Two Goring Kerr DSP3 Metal Detectors for State-of-the-Art Mill Based on Performance and Service Levels

Rugby, UK - September 19, 2006 - Thermo Electron Corporation (tel: 01788 820300), an industry-leading producer of analytical and process instrumentation, has recently installed two advanced Goring Kerr DSP3 metal detectors at Wright's Flour state-of-the-art mill located in Ponders End, London. The UK's leading manufacturer of bread mixes chose Thermo based on its existing working relationship,...

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Extruding Equipment

Thermo Electron Introduces New Twin-Screw Compounder

New barrel liners available to handle aggressive applications Karlsruhe, Germany - September 4, 2006 - Thermo, the world leader in analytical instruments, introduces its new, flexible twin-screw compounder. The versatile PRISM TSE 24 MC compounder provides small-scale continuous processing for research, development and production applications in the polymer industry. Installation of this...

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Electrical Power Generators

Algerian Power Plant to Feature GE's Latest F-Class Technology

Project Will Add 1,227 Megawatts to Support Growth in the Region ORLANDO, FLORIDA - November 28, 2006 - GE Energy will supply its latest F-class technology for a new, combined-cycle plant in Algeria that will add 1,227 megawatts of capacity to the country's power grid. GE will provide three 109FB single-shaft, combined-cycle systems to SNC-Lavalin Constructors International, a Canadian-based firm...

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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I
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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

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.

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Vaccum Pump Inlet Trap Protects Crystal Growing Systems
Laboratory Traps

Vaccum Pump Inlet Trap Protects Crystal Growing Systems

A high capacity vacuum pump inlet trap that is especially effective for crystal growing applications to prevent clogging which can be caused by silicon monoxide, arsenic dust, phosphorus, ammonium chloride, and other byproducts is available from MV Products of No. Billerica, Massachusetts. The MV Multi-Trap® Vacuum Inlet Trap helps prevent vacuum pump and exhaust line failures in crystal growing...

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Electrical and Lighting Covers

New Architectural Outlet Kit Available to Spacepak Distributors and Contractors

WESTFIELD, Mass., December 12, 2006 -- SpacePak, the originator and leading producer of high-velocity central air conditioning systems, has developed a new sales support kit for SpacePak's full line of architectural outlets and covers. The portable boxes come complete with a full-size outlet selector booklet and several wood and decorative outlet samples. The kit is available to any SpacePak...

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Dies

Automatic Die Reduces Costs, Improves Quality

(Pawcatuck, Conn.)--A Davis-Standard Series 50 internal deckle die upgrade has made all the difference on an extrusion coating line at Propex Inc.'s facility in Nashville, Georgia. The new auto profile die has significantly cut down on resin usage taking coating on fabric from a

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Data Collection System delivers 100 KPIs to plant floor.
Instrument Displays

Data Collection System delivers 100 KPIs to plant floor.

Model XL800 combines visual display, production monitor, expandable I/O, multiple channel communication hub, program executioner, and data warehouse. LED display delivers real-time information that alerts and motivates employees. Up to 16 concurrent visual controls enable mixing text, graphics, and tables in any combination. Performance management modules are provided for count, rate, cycle time,...

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Oxygenator inhibits anaerobic multiplication.
Aerators

Oxygenator inhibits anaerobic multiplication.

Suited for 50-100 gal sumps, Large Oxygenator aerates coolant and wash water to help prevent bacterial rancidity. Industrial-grade tubing, equipped with air diffusers, disperses tiny air bubbles into fluid, discouraging growth of anaerobic bacteria. Unit also serves to extend coolant life, eliminate foul odors, and maintain oxygen levels.

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Signal Processors

Digital Sound Processor enhances flat-panel TV audio.

Each single-chip solution in STV83xy series provides all resources required to detect, decode, and process analog audio transmissions or digital sources with multi-channel content. With built-in audio delay up to 100 ms, series compensates for video processing delay of flat-panel TVs without need for external memory. Products can drive range of audio channels from enhanced stereo up to full 5.1...

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