The fast-moving world of motor racing technology is constantly changing because of the desire to gain an advantage in such a highly competitive arena, as well as the need to comply with ever-changing rules and regulations. This is especially true since the introduction of an all-electric racing series – the ABB FIA Formula E Championship.
Simon Barrett, Area Manager at Xylem advises on six things an engineer and systems designer for commercial buildings must consider for trouble-free operation in a wastewater pumping station.
SEEPEX has developed a new system to improve dewatered sludge handling, enabling long distance transfer with reduced operational costs by using a combination of PC pump technology and dense-phase conveying.
The challenges associated with process systems operating in highly corrosive marine and salt water environments, requires amongst many things, control valves which are designed to provide high corrosive resistance.
The compressor is at the heart of a wide range of applications; it is an integral part of fridges, cars and industrial processes from water treatment to cement and food processing.
How do you isolate, or plug an oil or gas pipeline safely and securely to enable repair or maintenance work to be carried out in-situ with a device which meets the toughest safety standards?
Paul Kendall, Industry Sector Manager – Lifetech at Festo, explores the latest developments in piezo valve technology and how their application in medical devices can improve quality of life.
Paul Trevitt of Bürkert Fluid Control Systems looks at the advantages of Industry 4.0 and how it can be implemented in process control scenarios.
In a recent blog it was questioned whether UK manufacturers could be missing out on opportunities to save energy by overlooking the potential of their compressed air systems. One barrier is the perception that assessing the efficiency of an air compressor network is disruptive and time consuming. Stef Lievens, Business Line Manager for Industrial Air at Atlas Copco Compressors UK, argues that, when approached correctly, the process can be efficient, fast and hassle-free.