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Emerson helps Albioma switch to renewable energy

Global technology and software company Emerson has been selected by Albioma, a French energy provider, to help transition its coal-fired Bois Rouge plant to 100% renewable energy.

As part of Albioma’s wider mission to transition all of its existing fossil fuel plants to renewable energy, Emerson’s automation systems and software will enable the ...
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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

28/06/2022 Flexicon IBC unloader-conveyor A new Flexicon Mobile Sanitary IBC unloading and conveying system ... » Read More
27/06/2022 Oil analysis for transformer As part of an initiative to safeguard reliable power output and reduce ... » Read More

27/06/2022 Veolia's Royal Berkshire work Veolia is now increasing energy savings at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in ... » Read More

23/06/2022 Delta's SCADA remote control A manufacturer of plastic bags for food packaging that operates a factory ... » 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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