News

Industrial equipment, services and inspection news and information for manufacturing, process, facilities and related fields.

Page 6 of 154 «« 4 6 8 »»
08/01/2019

'Monster’ fatberg longer than six double-decker buses found in Devon sewer

A 64-metre fatberg that is longer than six double-decker buses and made up of hardened fat, oil and wet-wipes has been discovered in a Sidmouth sewer in Devon.
» Read More



08/01/2019

Manitowoc tackles road weight restrictions

A transport system to help tackle increasing road weight restrictions in Germany has been created by Manitowoc and Colonia Spezialfahrzeuge (Specialised Vehicles).
» Read More



07/01/2019

Gas-driven back-up generators launched

Gas is now a fuel option for Pramac-Generac UK’s range of industrial and residential backup generators.
» Read More



04/01/2019

Rio Tinto rolls out autonomous trains at iron ore operations

Global mining group Rio Tinto has deployed AutoHaul, which it says is the world’s largest robot and first automated heavy-haul, long distance rail network.
» Read More



04/01/2019

Iron ore operation resumes following pipeline inspection

Anglo American has resumed operations at its Minas-Rio iron ore operation in Brazil.
» Read More



03/01/2019

BPMA announces new president

The new president of the British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) has been announced as Richard Harden (pictured), managing director of Wilo UK Ltd.
» Read More



03/01/2019

Dustcontrol UK to exhibit at Executive Hire Show 2019

Dust extraction specialist Dustcontrol UK is set to exhibit its range of construction equipment at the Executive Hire Show 2019.
» Read More



02/01/2019

Nissan switches on collective solar roof in the Netherlands

Nissan has confirmed the switch-on of what it says is the largest collective solar roof in the Netherlands, at its facility in Amsterdam.
» Read More



24/12/2018

Solvent handling and glove guide released

The European Solvents Industry Group (ESIG) has released guidelines for handling solvents with gloves. The organisation aims to promote the use of organic solvents, and offer advice and guidance to meet legislative requirements.
» Read More



21/12/2018

Electric bus batteries installed in 200kWh solar cell trial

Batteries from electric bus route 55 in Gothenburg, Sweden, are getting a second lease of life for solar energy storage.
» Read More



20/12/2018

Sulzer Wood wins contract extension with BP

Rotating equipment services provider Sulzer Wood has been awarded a five-year contract extension to provide pump maintenance services for BP operations in the North Sea.
» Read More



19/12/2018

First EPR, French civil nuclear reactor design, enters commercial operation

The Taishan 1 EPR reactor in China, in Guangdong province, has now entered the commercial operation phase.
» Read More



18/12/2018

Kent high-voltage line completed

National Grid and its contractors Murphy Eltel Joint Venture have finished building a new 20km high voltage electricity line between Richborough and Canterbury.
» Read More



17/12/2018

Receiving operations begin at wind power project

ALE has started the receiving operations of GE wind turbines components in Oman for the Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) first-ever large-scale wind farm.
» Read More



14/12/2018

Spidex wins Mainsaver CMMS support contract at Dounreay

Software products supplier Spidex Software has been awarded the contract for technical support of software management systems for maintenance and health & safety at Dounreay, Scotland.
» Read More



13/12/2018

GE Power Conversion partners with Sulzer for parts, services, and equipment

In a move to increase services, parts and new equipment availability, minimise repair times, and reduce downtime, GE Power Conversion has signed an agreement with Sulzer, making it an authorised parts, new equipment, and service provider.
» Read More



12/12/2018

Schaeffler to acquire Elmotec Statomat

Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has concluded a contract to acquire Elmotec Statomat Holding GmbH (Elmotec Statomat), a manufacturer of production machinery for the high-volume construction of electric motors, in ...
» Read More



11/12/2018

Multi-Fan Systems sets out expansion plan with appointment

A Shropshire specialist in customised air movement, filtration and extraction systems has made a high-profile appointment to help it meet ambitious plans to increase its current £6m turnover by 40% over the next three years.
» Read More



11/12/2018

Siemens supplies ‘world’s first’ lithium-ion battery solution for offshore ...

Siemens is claiming a world first by supplying an energy storage solution (ESS) to an offshore drilling rig.
» Read More



10/12/2018

Winners named at the AEMT Awards 2018

The winners of the Association of Electrical and Mechanical Trades (AEMT) Awards 2018 were announced during a Gala Presentation Ceremony in Coventry on Thursday 29 November.
» Read More



09/12/2018

Babcock Wanson launches BOAS Cat 5 training for coil boiler operators

Babcock Wanson has launched a Boiler Operation Accreditation Scheme (BOAS) Cat 5 training course for Coil type Steam Boiler Operators in the UK, in conjunction with the Combustion Engineering Association (CEA).
» Read More



08/12/2018

EnerSys to present its latest motive power innovations at LogiMAT 2019

EnerSys will present its latest innovations for motive power batteries and their related infrastructure at LogiMAT 2019 - the International Trade Fair for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management – on 19-21 February 2019 in ...
» Read More



07/12/2018

The case for choppers

According to distributor P&M Pumps, 80% of the 366,000 sewer blockages occurring in the UK are caused by non-flushable items, of which the biggest offender is wet wipes.
» Read More



06/12/2018

T Cards Online takes off at Meggitt

Aerospace and defence component manufacturer Meggitt PLC employs around 12,000 people at manufacturing facilities around the world.
» Read More



05/12/2018

Researchers developing self-healing concrete

University of Cambridge researchers are using microencapsulation technologies developed by Dolomite Microfluidics to develop self-healing construction materials.
» Read More

Page 6 of 154 «« 4 6 8 »»