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Multi-power supply systems with up to 2kW

Designed for supply of electrical applications from dc mains for different applications in transportation, telecommunications

Chemical engineers call for less reliance on fossil fuels

New survey commissioned by the European Federation of Chemical Engineering

2D survey coverage offshore Syria

CGGVeritas offers geophysical and geological datasets to support the Syrian International Offshore 2011 Bid Round

A mine of (noise monitoring) information

Brüel and Kjær launches noise management system for mine operators

Intelligent sealing solutions for higher efficiency

Stringent hygienic demands in critical food processing and life science applications

Australia mining company chooses new communication system

Sepura terminals were selected because of their robustness and versatility

Regenerative blowers with explosion-proof ac motors

Rotron EN and CP blowers suit environmental remediation and chemical processing applications

Microchip expands MOSFET driver family

Low-side MOSFET drivers offer peak output currents of 2A to 4.5A; enable input pin for shutdown to conserve power

Libyan rebels prepare for first oil export

Crude tanker is due today at the rebel-controlled Marsa El-Harigh terminal to lift the first cargo since rebels set up their own marketing and payment mechanisms

Nuclear disater: Japanese utilities will increase demand for LNG by about 10 per cent

Expected rise in gas imports to Japan following the Fukushima nuclear crisis. energy analyst Tom Grieder reports

Plant operator looks to clean energy receives

Receipt of Renewable Obligation Certificates incentives boosts UK expansion plans for Energos

Self-lubricating polymer bearings

Polymer materials are composed of a base polymer, fibres and filling material and a solid lubricant

Servo drives have sinusoidal commutation

Galil’s four-axis brushless sine drives install directly inside the DMC-40x0 Accelera or DMC-41x3 Econo four- and eight-axis motion controllers

1D/2D code reading systems

Siemens expands optical code reading systems with new functions and additional variants

Automated assembly solutions

JUKI’s KE-2070 high-speed chip shooter is designed for contract manufacturers and OEMs

PROFINET interface for distributed and control cabinet inverters

PROFINET technology box for NORD frequency inverters supports real-time communication

Vacuum solutions from research to mass production

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum offers research and experimental coating systems along with the new pump series

Mini-sub to explore ocean depths

First dive will be into the Pacific's Mariana Trench, which goes down to 36,201 feet

Thermal fluid heating saves on energy

Reducing costs and carbon footprint and improving efficiency through modernising machinery and infrastructure

Fears of security deterioration in Yemeni oil regions

Situation for oil companies in Yemen is getting increasingly precarious and complicated, says Middle East Energy analyst Samuel Ciszuk