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Sick launches real-time compressed air energy monitor

Sick has launched the FTMg with Monitoring App, an Industry 4.0 solution that helps users see the data they need to reduce energy consumption through better control of compressed air.

The device is said to enable production and maintenance teams to monitor compressed air continuously so they can reduce leaks, improve operating efficiency, and ...
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05/07/2022 EEMUA pressure test resources To support those involved in the pressure testing of equipment and ... » Read More

05/07/2022 Jungheinrich battery FLTs Jungheinrich UK today announced a new forklift truck line named POWERliNE. ... » Read More

05/07/2022 Telescopic ladder warning New research commissioned by the Ladder Association has raised serious ... » Read More
29/06/2022 Emerson helps Albioma switch Global technology and software company Emerson has been selected by ... » Read More

29/06/2022 Yokogawa acquires Dublix Yokogawa Electric Corporation has acquired all shares of Danish company ... » Read More

28/06/2022 Saint-Gobain sprays and wipes OneBond, Saint-Gobain's recent venture into adhesives and sealants, has ... » Read More

Monster keeps major infrastructure project on track

A Sulzer Channel Monster has been a lifeline for a large-scale wastewater treatment project in Vác, Hungary. Faced with the need to keep a municipal wastewater treatment plant in operation during a EUR 14.5 million upgrade, Hungarian contractor Mészáros és Mészáros Inc. called on the assistance of Sulzer water treatment specialists. Local Sulzer partner, ... » Read More

24/06/2022 Delivering solids securely Ever present in the chemical processing industry, solid mixing and blending are among the most crucial operations that influence end product quality. By avoiding under- and over-processing, manufacturers can deliver superior chemicals ... » Read More

22/06/2022 Reducing pump maintenance For those operating in processing sectors such as paper, power generation, chemicals, sugar, mining and oil and gas, adopting a proactive maintenance strategy is key to eliminating common failures modes and extending the useful life ... » Read More

14/06/2022 Gas flaring equipment issues Flaring is used to manage the associated gas produced as a co-product during oil extraction, routinely or as the result of an unscheduled event. Routine flaring can be a significant source of greenhouse gas emissions. Non-routine ... » Read More
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