Controls and Controllers

Siemens Hands over PowerSeraya's Combined Cycle Power CoGeneration Plant in Singapore

Official handover of Units 30&40 of PowerSeraya's Combined Cycle Power CoGeneration Plant by Siemens Energy took place on October 20, 2010. The new units replace three oil-fired plants on Jurong Island in southwest Singapore. Siemens built the turnkey, 800-megawatt (MW) plant in an open consortium consisting of Siemens AG as the consortium leader, Siemens Pte. Ltd. Singapore and Samsung C&T...

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Coatings

PPG, Steelscape Announce Marketing Alliance

Companies to jointly market colorful DAZZLE interior metal panel coverings PITTSBURGH - PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) and Steelscape will jointly market DAZZLE® colorful metallic coverings for walls, ceilings and other interior surfaces and accessories. The new line of Dazzle coverings features TRUFORM® tinted clear coatings by PPG applied to galvanized TRUZINC® panels by...

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Articulating Wall Mounts hold flat panels up to 52 in.
Mounts

Articulating Wall Mounts hold flat panels up to 52 in.

Supplied fully assembled, Model FP-MWAB holds most medium-sized flat panels from 24-37 in. and offers load capacity up to 80 lb. Unit has max flat hole pattern of 450 x 400 mm and depth of 5.3 in. while extending up to 16.3 in. Accommodating most 32-52 in. flat panels, Extra Medium Model FP-XMWAB provides 130 lb capacity and has max flat panel hole pattern of 800 x 500 mm with depth of 5.3 in....

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New Sandvik Coromant ISO S Insert Program Developed for Turning of Heat Resistant Super Alloys and Titanium
Tools

New Sandvik Coromant ISO S Insert Program Developed for Turning of Heat Resistant Super Alloys and Titanium

Effective October 1, 2010, Sandvik Coromant launched more than 300 inserts in a new series of optimized ISO S turning geometries with easy-to-choose guidelines for every machining requirement. Used for turning HRSA and titanium alloys, the ISO S turning geometries can provide roughing to finishing for continuous to interrupted cuts. These new geometries ensure easy optimization, improved...

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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out
Sponsored

Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out

One of the best ways to make sure that your machinery stays up and running in the face of adversity is to make sure that it's properly sealed. Of course, it's not always easy to determine whether the integrity of your seals are up to par. How can you tell when you have a problem?

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Miscellaneous Stations

Safety First with Therm Omega Tech's Hosedown Station

Warminster, Pa. - Safety of your operators comes first with Therm Omega Tech's Hosedown Station innovative design! The system utilizes a thermal element located in the downstream leg of the mixing valve. The thermal element is designed to throttle steam flow should the temperature set point be exceeded and will completely shut down at 15°F above set point or if cold water flow is interrupted....

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Controls and Controllers

More than the Minumum! Therm-O-Mix Station

Warminster, Pa. - A worker was splashed with a hazardous fluid. Following plant safety procedures, he immediately went to the nearest shower unit, started a full shower and almost immediately jumped out due to the cold water. Knowing the potential danger of chemical burns, 4 fellow employees forced him back into the shower, holding him in place for the required 15 minute washdown. By the end of...

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Transformers

ABB Wins $27 Million Solar Orders in Italy

Photovoltaic plants to provide 17MW clean solar power in Sicily Los Angeles, California, October 12, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $27 million from Gestamp Solar, the solar photovoltaic subsidiary of international company Gestamp Renewables, to supply four solar power plants that will generate clean energy in Sicily. This announcement was made...

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Bottles

Battle of the Juices: Genesis Today Takes on OJ with New Packaging and Major Ad Campaign

Constar supplies sleek PET bottle that reflects the premium juices inside PHILADELPHIA - Move over orange juice! There's a new kid on the block eager to replace the traditional breakfast beverage with a line of "super fruit" juices. Austin, Texas-based Genesis Today is launching a major advertising campaign encouraging consumers to switch from orange juice to its Genesis Today juices, which...

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Hexagonal Spacing Sleeves are electrically insulating.
Sleeves

Hexagonal Spacing Sleeves are electrically insulating.

Made of polyamide suitable for use in temperatures from -30 to +85°C, hexagonal spacing sleeves exhibit mechanical stability due to internal and external thread inserts that are made of brass and are electrically insulating. Various combinations of threads and sleeve lengths, from M2.5-M6, are available, and dielectric strength is rated at ~40 kV/mm. Accommodating use of socket wrenches and...

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Mounts

Oberon, Inc. Wireless Enclosure Products Enhance Cisco Aironet Installations

Oberon Provides Secure, Convenient, Aesthetic Enclosures for Cisco 1040 Series Access Points State College, PA - October 4, 2010 - Oberon's enclosures and ceiling mounts are designed to accommodate any of the Cisco Aironet wireless access points, including the new entry level Cisco Aironet 1040 access point for smaller scale enterprises, branch offices, and satellite locations. The Cisco 1040...

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