Archive | 2014

5:44 pm
October 28, 2014
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Honeywell Opens State-of-the-Art Customer Experience Center in Houston

Honeywell has opened a new, interactive demonstration center in Houston, TX, to give its customers a look into the future and present of industrial-operations management. Located at the global headquarters of Honeywell Process Solutions (1250 W. Sam Houston Parkway S., in Houston), this $5-million Customer Experience Center (CEC ) has been designed as a destination showcase site for Honeywell customers from process industries around the world. […]

12:19 pm
October 28, 2014
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Acquisition of LOTO Specialist ESC Services Expands Rockwell Automation Capabilities

Rockwell Automation, Inc.has acquired the the assets of ESC Services, Inc.(ESC), a global hazardous energy control provider of lockout-tagout (LOTO) services and solutions, based in Franklin, WI. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. According to Matt Fordenwait, Rockwell Automation’s Consulting Business Manager, the acquisition will help his company’s customers increase asset utilization and strengthen enterprise risk […]

6:10 pm
October 27, 2014
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Armstrong Fluid Technology’s Design Envelope Pumps Now Available with Single Phase Motors

To meet the need for optimum efficiency and energy savings across all building loads, Armstrong Fluid Technology has announced that its innovative Design Envelope pumps are now also available with single phase motors. Ideal for light commercial, residential and industrial applications using single phase power, the new pumps allow designers, contractors, project managers and building […]

6:04 pm
October 27, 2014
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High Accuracy Temperature Calibrators Available from GE

GE announced new high performance temperature calibrators from the GE Druck family of products. The calibrators provide high accuracy, stable temperature reference to help achieve optimum operation of temperature sensors and instrumentation. The high performance calibrators are the latest additions to GE’s integrated calibration and communication solutions platform and are designed for use throughout the […]

2:56 pm
October 24, 2014
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SKF Vibracon Self-Leveling Chocks Enable Easy Mounting of Rotating Machinery

SKF Vibracon self-leveling and height adjustable chocks enable easy and accurate mounting of rotating machinery to base frames, steel foundations, or plates while eliminating Soft Foot (improper contact between a machine casing and the baseplate used to support it). Applications for rotating equipment range from industrial and marine to offshore. These mechanical chocks effectively compensate […]

1:56 pm
October 23, 2014
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Emerson Introduces System Plast NG Evo Chain for High-Speed Beverage Conveying

Emerson’s Power Transmission Solutions business will introduce its new System Plast NG™ Evo conveyor chain at Brau Beviale, and will also exhibit a wide variety of bearings engineered for beverage industry applications. The new NG Evo chain is made from a proprietary, low-friction material for dry high-speed conveying. “NG Evo builds on the success of original NG chain, which is already widely used in the bottling industry,” said […]

1:48 pm
October 23, 2014
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T&B Fittings Non-Metallic Expansion/Deflection Coupling Improves Safety

The new T&B Fittings Non-Metallic Expansion/Deflection Coupling from Thomas & Betts improves safety and reduces installation time for joining rigid polyvinylchloride (PVC) conduit that is subject to movement in any direction at structural joints. The coupling is up to five times faster to install, while its versatility enables a five-to-one reduction in stock keeping units […]

1:41 pm
October 23, 2014
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LumaSense Debuts Industrial Grade Infrared Pyrometer with Thermal Imaging Capabilities

LumaSense Technologies, Inc. added the integrated ISR 6-TI Advanced to their IMPAC pyrometer and imaging portfolio for increased control and optimization of manufacturing processes in metals, glass, and other materials industries. The ISR 6-TI Advanced combines pyrometry with infrared imaging technology to produce “Relative” thermal images. “Relative” thermal images are produced by measuring the temperature […]