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Control
Automation
13/05/2022 The internet of pumps Smarter control of wastewater pump networks transforms performance, ... » Read More


19/04/2022 Screening for danger Simulants and an array of training devices are helping to prepare ... » Read More

Real-time pneumatic monitor - 05/07/2022
Emerson helps Albioma switch - 29/06/2022
Delta's SCADA remote control - 23/06/2022
Aquatech drive upgrade savings - 21/06/2022
SICK fill level monitoring - 17/06/2022

Drives
and Motors
14/02/2022 Motors: decode your nameplate Whether you are looking to replace or repair a motor, when talking to your ... » Read More


28/01/2022 Driving for more efficiency The optimisation of energy usage by electric motors can lead to ... » Read More

New plant boosts efficiency - 14/07/2022
Aquatech drive upgrade savings - 21/06/2022
Voith takes over ELIN Motoren - 25/01/2022
E-container ship begins tests - 10/12/2021
Siemens 2-pole electric motor - 16/08/2021

Energy and Environment
14/06/2022 Gas flaring equipment issues Flaring is used to manage the associated gas produced as a co-product ... » Read More


14/06/2022 Offshore, off carbon To reduce their carbon footprint, many offshore operators are converting ... » Read More

Sizewell C major development - 25/07/2022
Direct Air Capture demo - 19/07/2022
New plant boosts efficiency - 14/07/2022
Trial demolition of chimney - 23/06/2022
Drax to expand pumped storage - 20/06/2022

Facilities
Management Services
17/05/2022 Rising up to the challenge The post-Grenfell Building Safety Bill aims to alter substantively how the ... » Read More


17/05/2022 The carbon footprint of HVAC Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) is responsible for most ... » Read More

Drax to expand pumped storage - 20/06/2022
Energy-saving BMS platform - 14/06/2022
Allianz welcomes surveyors - 25/05/2022
Socotec acquires Base Quantum - 16/05/2022
Johnson buys Powertec Pumps - 09/05/2022

Health and
Safety
18/07/2022 What's up with HAZOPs? A hazard and operability study (HAZOP) is a type of risk assessment used ... » Read More


17/05/2022 Rising up to the challenge The post-Grenfell Building Safety Bill aims to alter substantively how the ... » Read More

Linear guides cut downtime - 14/07/2022
TUV SUD UK hires REME engineer - 11/07/2022
Rapid service assures approval - 06/07/2022
Telescopic ladder warning - 05/07/2022
Flexicon IBC unloader-conveyor - 28/06/2022

Legislation and Compliance
14/03/2022 Workplace permitting & safety Yokogawa makes the case for a digital approach to safety management of ... » Read More


14/03/2022 COSHH software overview How can plants manage their COSHH assessments effectively? Using software ... » Read More

HSE mast climber safety alert - 06/05/2022
TA-Luft valves for plants - 05/05/2022
Guide to Ex ignition risk - 04/05/2022
Webfleet includes welfare app - 11/03/2022
Sellafield & electrical safety - 16/02/2022

Maintenance Repair and Operations
18/07/2022 Ground up: aerospace MRO The aerospace industry has developed one of the most mature models for ... » Read More


18/07/2022 Minding the store The trend of appointing third-party MRO service providers is gathering ... » Read More

Watson-Marlow launches AR app - 26/07/2022
Sulzer invests in Aberdeen - 15/07/2022
Iceland dam condition monitor - 11/07/2022
Howden's AR Remote Assistance - 06/07/2022
Yokogawa acquires Dublix - 29/06/2022

Plant
Equipment
18/07/2022 Ground up: aerospace MRO The aerospace industry has developed one of the most mature models for ... » Read More


18/07/2022 Blue, green or both? The government has doubled its target for hydrogen production, from five ... » Read More

Datum to move to HVO - 04/08/2022
Jacobs wins Sellafield deal - 02/08/2022
SKF-Quaker Houghton oil reuse - 28/07/2022
Pasteurisation for AD plant - 27/07/2022
Watson-Marlow launches AR app - 26/07/2022

Plant
Practice
18/07/2022 Ground up: aerospace MRO The aerospace industry has developed one of the most mature models for ... » Read More


18/07/2022 Minding the store The trend of appointing third-party MRO service providers is gathering ... » Read More

Mechan supports rail upgrade - 07/07/2022
Bacton turbo coupling refurb - 10/06/2022
Pump in abrasive duty recoated - 07/06/2022
CooperOstlund joins NHS list - 06/06/2022
Sulzer supplies pump for CCS - 01/06/2022

Test and Measurement
24/06/2022 Monster keeps project on track A Sulzer Channel Monster has been a lifeline for a large-scale wastewater ... » Read More


24/06/2022 Delivering solids securely Ever present in the chemical processing industry, solid mixing and ... » Read More

Automatic vision cuts waste - 21/07/2022
Direct Air Capture demo - 19/07/2022
Rapid service assures approval - 06/07/2022
EEMUA pressure test resources - 05/07/2022
Oil analysis for transformer - 27/06/2022

Training
Skills
18/07/2022 New faces With the decline of manufacturing in the UK, it is getting harder to find ... » Read More


17/05/2022 Rising up to the challenge The post-Grenfell Building Safety Bill aims to alter substantively how the ... » Read More

UK workplace fatality figures - 18/07/2022
T-Level awareness low-IMechE - 12/07/2022
Manufacturing systems top-up - 14/06/2022
Airbus expands tech training - 10/06/2022
Allianz welcomes surveyors - 25/05/2022

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