Brooks Automation and BioCision Win ISBER 2015 New Product of the Year Award for CryoPod(TM) Carrier
Miscellaneous Storage Equipment

Brooks Automation and BioCision Win ISBER 2015 New Product of the Year Award for CryoPod(TM) Carrier

PHOENIX, ArizonaÂ- – The CryoPod™ carrier, jointly developed by Brooks Automation, a global provider of automated sample storage systems for compound management and biorepositories and BioCision, LLC, a leader in advanced biomaterial sample handling and standardization tools, has won the 2015 New Product of the Year award from the International Society for Biological and Environmental...

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Top-Actuated SPST NO Switches have low-profile, SMT design.
Switches

Top-Actuated SPST NO Switches have low-profile, SMT design.

With 3.0 x 2.0 mm footprint and 0.58 mm board-mounted profile, KXT Series includes momentary action switches suited for applications, such as wearable electronics and portable devices, requiring ultra-miniature components. Travel distance is 0.13 mm ±0.05 mm, and available operating forces include 100 gf (±30), 180 gf (±50), and 240 gf (±70). Rated for 12 Vdc/50 mA and -30...

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Heating/Cooling Units are built for performance and reliability.
Heaters

Heating/Cooling Units are built for performance and reliability.

Sized to fit residential and light commercial building roof frames/slabs, packaged units of Coleman LX Series come with exact-match gas and electric hookups and offer 14 SEER rating that exceeds U.S. DoE standards. Single-cabinet designÂ- fosters access to components to aid installation/service. Available in cooling with gas heat configuration, 2- to 5-ton capacity units feature...

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High-Performance Clean Process Oven Fulfills Depyrogenation Standards Under New Compounding Pharmaceutical Requirements
Ovens

High-Performance Clean Process Oven Fulfills Depyrogenation Standards Under New Compounding Pharmaceutical Requirements

LAKEVILLE. Minn. – As compounding pharmacists comply with tighter federal regulations enacted after the 2012 deadly fungal meningitis outbreak, a Florida pharmacist has discovered a clean process oven that is helping his compounding facility meet those higher depyrogenation safety standards. Pharmacist Vern Allen, chief executive officer for Premier Pharmacy Labs in Weeki Wachee, FL, began...

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Switches

High-Side Switch Boosts Throughput and Channel Density; Reduces Dissipation and Footprint

Maxim Integrated's octal digital output switch increases throughput by up to 70x for PLCs, HVAC, and industrial equipment. SAN JOSE, Calif.Â- – Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) addresses the need for higher throughput, smaller footprint, and lower power in industrial automation with the MAX14900E digital output switch.     --  Details for...

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Air / Hot Air Dryers

PCS Commissions New P-1 Production Dryer at Payson, AZ Plant

Payson, Arizona. Pulse Combustion Systems (PCS) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned a new PCS Model P-1 Production Dryer at its plant in Payson, Arizona. We are very pleased to start up and run this new dryer for our customers, and we are seeing great results," said James Rehkopf, President.Â-  "The new dryer is taller than the previous dryer and has better atomization...

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Ajax TOCCO Delivered (4) Four Portable Induction Bolt Heating Systems for On-Site Maintenance Service of Large Gas Turbines
Power Supplies

Ajax TOCCO Delivered (4) Four Portable Induction Bolt Heating Systems for On-Site Maintenance Service of Large Gas Turbines

During the maintenance of large gas turbines, technicians must remove large bolts which have become corroded and difficult to unfasten. Typically a large cumbersome hydraulic wrench is required to provide the 6800 Nm (5000 ft-lbs) of torque required to break the corrosive bonds between the 100 mm heavy hex nuts and bolts. To improve the productivity of this process, Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic has...

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Switches

Dual Input, 3 A Power ORing Smart Switch conserves board space.

Targeting handheld devices and systems powered from multiple sources, MIC1344 comes in 12-pin, 2 x 2 mm Thin QFN package, providesÂ- power ORing for 2 power sources from 2.8–5.5 V, and reduces heat by minimizing voltage drop across power switch. Features such as programmable current-limit for each channel, automatic or manual input selection, and 4 status outputs increase...

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Thermal Analysis using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Engineering Services

Thermal Analysis using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Sigma Design understand Complex engineering solutions are, well, 'complex'.Â-  That accurately describes the challenge of recent job for a global metal manufacturing firm.  In this job Sigma was to reverse engineer and model a heat exchanger that is used in a foundry for creating alloy steel bars. In this application, hot metal flows in from one side, at 2800°F, and is...

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Exchangers

MEGTEC Innovation Cuts Flexible Packaging Manufacturer's Energy Bills by $10,000 a Month

YAKIMA, Wash. – Saving money on its energy bills turned out to be a lot of hot air for flexible packaging innovator Shields Bag Printing.Â- Ã‚  As a custom blown film extruder, Shields Bag extrudes, prints and converts film for flexible packaging products used in a wide range of industries. The company produces more than 100 lines of products that are shipped to clients all over the...

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