Articles & News on Chemical

Europeans don't want cheap pumps from Asia and the Far East

  • July 3, 2012
  • News

Frost & Sullivan says strict regulations in the oil and gas industry have resulted in end users being unwilling to risk their investment with pumps manufactured in Asia and the Far East.

Emerson offers free online tool for WirelessHART network planning

  • June 27, 2012
  • News

This free web-based application allows users to upload an image of their plant to design a customized wireless network using IEC-approved WirelessHART network standards.

Endress+Hauser acquires SpectraSensors

  • June 26, 2012
  • News

SpectraSensors in Houston, Texas, develops, manufactures and distributes laser-based gas analytical instrumentation.

Honeywell to supply UniSim Design Suite to Linde

  • June 6, 2012
  • News

Linde uses UniSim Design for the process engineering of olefin, hydrogen and synthesis gas plants, for which it models the complete processes in a single simulation.

ABB publishes flow measurement brochure

  • June 5, 2012
  • News

The brochure covers the benefits of each flowmeter type, covering typical applications in process, oil and gas, power, hygienic, and water industries.

InduSoft Introduces Free Online Video Training

  • June 2, 2012
  • News

SCADA/HMI videos give users direct online access to training. The video training site currently offers two training modules that provide instruction on subjects ranging from alarms to trends.

Maintenance & Engineering Tools Sharpen Touch, Sight & Insight

  • May 25, 2012
  • Feature

Automation.com, May 2012
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Plant people use all five senses (sight, hearing, smell, taste and touch) in troubleshooting, diagnosis, and determining areas for improvements. At Fluke headquarters in Everett, Washington, I experienced firsthand new products that amplify our senses and go beyond them to increase productivity and effectiveness.

General Monitors Video Explains Photoacoustic Gas Analyzer

  • May 24, 2012
  • News

Product video explains the PA4000 Monitor’s gas detection principle and its application in a wide range of hazardous industrial environments.

HART Seeks Nominees for HART Plant of the Year Award

  • May 24, 2012
  • News

End users and manufacturers from all world areas are encouraged to enter their plant or customer’s plant for recognition. Nominations will be accepted through 15 July 2012.

Thermon Opens Manufacturing Building in San Marcos, Texas

  • May 23, 2012
  • News

Thermon builds heat tracing products for process industries, including energy, chemical processing and power generation.