Articles & News on Chemical

Endress+Hauser signs Forberg Scientific as rep

  • September 22, 2015
  • News

Forberg Scientific is now the E+H exclusive sales rep forWisconsin and Northern Michigan.

Endress+Hauser signs Eastern Controls as rep

  • August 31, 2015
  • News

Eastern Controls is now the E+H rep for the Mid-Atlantic area – Metropolitan New York, Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Northern Virginia.

ISA publishes book on Fire and Gas Systems

  • August 6, 2015
  • News

The Performance-based Fire and Gas Systems Engineering Handbook is a guide to designing and implementing performance-based Fire and Gas Systems (FGS) for process industries.

Four Factors Driving the Global Industrial Dispensing System and Equipment Market

  • August 5, 2015
  • News

Global industrial dispensing system and equipment market was valued at USD 12.85 billion in 2014, growing at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2015 to 2021 to account for USD 20.57 billion in 2021.

Plastics Machinery Shipments up

  • June 17, 2015
  • News

The shipments value of plastics machinery posted a moderate rise in the first quarter of 2015 when compared with the same period last year.

Fluoropolymer plant protected by HIMA emergency shutdown system

  • May 29, 2015
  • Case Study

To safeguard the plant’s depolymerization reactor, Dyneon selected a HIMatrix safety controller from HIMA as the emergency shutdown (ESD) system.

Lower oil price is changing the outlook for distributed control systems

  • May 28, 2015
  • News

IHS says the market in the oil and gas industry is expected to be affected by the lower oil price; since oil companies have been cutting back investment.

Collaborative Robots Transform Industry

  • by Bill Lydon
  • May 1, 2015
  • Feature

Bill Lydon: I am convinced that collaborative robots are the highest impact automation development to improve manufacturing since the assembly line. If this development follows the cost performance trends of past developments, like PCs, we at the beginning of a new revolution.

Emerson Industrial cures drive problems in Turkey

  • April 29, 2015
  • Case Study

Clariant was experiencing issues with its previous DC motor and drive system on an important extrusion machine at its Izmit facility

Robot use increases more than 27% in 2014

  • April 24, 2015
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor According to IFR, more than 220,000 robots were sold globally in 2014. The automotive industry is still the strongest, followed by the electronics industry. But there are many more applications in other industries that are just starting to grow, particularly with new small, safe, and collaborative robots.