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OPTISONIC 7300 Biogas ultrasonic flowmeter

OPTISONIC 7300 Biogas ultrasonic flowmeter

KROHNE, Inc. is now offering the OPTISONIC 7300 Biogas ultrasonic flowmeter, which has been specially designed to measure dry and wet biogas with variable composition. The flowmeter provides additional...
23 February 2018
Call for Papers: Valve World 2018

Call for Papers: Valve World 2018

The biennial Valve World Conference & Expo will once again be held this year at Messe Düsseldorf in Düsseldorf, Germany, November 27 – 29, 2018.The Valve World Conference 2018 Steering Committee encourages...
22 February 2018
2018 Conference Chairman announced

2018 Conference Chairman announced

The 2018 Managing Aging Plants/Stainless Steel World Americas Conference & Exhibition will be held from November 13th to 14th, 2018 at the Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria Hotel in Houston, Texas. Mr....
21 February 2018
Nickel prices are the highest in 2.5 years

Nickel prices are the highest in 2.5 years

Industrial metal prices have been on the rise with nickel hitting its highest peak in two and a half years as a weaker dollar made metals cheaper for holders of other currencies.Stronger than expected...
20 February 2018
Analysis of the global molybdenum market

Analysis of the global molybdenum market

Over the last several years the demand for energy has surged across all the major industrial sectors. With fast depletion of natural resources, manufacturers are being prompted to venture into the renewable...
20 February 2018
PurgEye® 100 for stainless steel welding

PurgEye® 100 for stainless steel welding

Measuring the oxygen level before, during and after welding stainless steel is crucial to achieve oxide free, zero colour welds. During stainless steel welding, the oxygen content must be purged down to...
20 February 2018
Stanley Black & Decker acquires Nelson Fastener Systems

Stanley Black & Decker acquires Nelson Fastener Systems

Connecticut-based Stanley Black & Decker has reached an agreement to purchase Nelson Fastener Systems, a manufacturer of fasteners and studs, from Doncasters Group for approximately $440 million in cash....
19 February 2018
DNV GL’s new R&D facility to focus on 3D printing

DNV GL’s new R&D facility to focus on 3D printing

The international accredited registrar DNV GL has set-up an R&D centre in Singapore to accelerate the use of 3D-printed technology within the oil and gas industry. Just some of the many benefits of...
19 February 2018
Stainless steel bearings for robotic applications

Stainless steel bearings for robotic applications

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was held this past January at the Las Vegas Convention Center. One of the highlights of the show was the focus on robot personal assistants. Inspired by the show, Mr....
18 February 2018
U.S.-manufactured rotary valve

U.S.-manufactured rotary valve

Coperion K-Tron, which is located in Salina, Kansas, is going to start manufacturing Germany’s Coperion rotary valves type ZRD in the U.S. The Coperion brand rotary valves are being added to the full line...
16 February 2018