Integrating a pump into a piping system with a high stiffness casing design

Pilot plant for butyl rubber synthesis was tested in Russia leading to a strong increase in temperature, high pressure and a corrosive fluid

Improving filter media performance to increase recovery efficiency

Recent field studies have shown that the best way to increase media filter performance is improve recovery efficiency

MAG drive pumps 'as reliable as conventional pumps'

Sealless centrifugal pumps in the form of canned motor and magnetically coupled pumps have been available for many years. Rotary pumps, however, have only been on the market for the past 13-14 years

Mixing and flow come under the spotlight in powder processing

The need to better understand flow and mixing behaviour is driving advances in powder processing

Intelligent line shaft boost packaging machine throughput

Elau has taken a fresh look at electronic line shafting and created a new system that enables machine cycle rates to be improved by up to 30 per cent

Sanitary bulk bag filler brings fill head to operator

Features a pivot-down fill head that enables the operator to connect empty bags at floor level and resume filling operations rapidly

Cam-operated assembly system is a standard part

Weiss is introducing the Pick-O-Mat cam-operated assembly system that can form the basis of a complete automated assembly cell

Easy way to connect strain gauges

New from Jetter is the JX3-DMS2 strainometer module that connects strain gauges to Jetcontrol-3xx controllers or a JX3 bus head

Reliable alternative for rotary assembly

System uses a single central drive to operate up to 24 pick and place modules at speeds of up to 75 cycles per minute

Research hopes to seal the future of green packaging

By improving ‘form-fill and seal’ type of packaging, teams hope to reduce the amount of material used by 13 per cent

Miniature load cell features USB output

A new LLB130 Miniature Load Button from Futek is offered with a USB output that simplifies applications in which data is collected on a PC or similar hardware

Flexible, reliable braking and holding of heavy, conveyed loads

The new stop cylinders have been developed to provide smooth deceleration characteristics to safeguard the workpiece

Shaft-hub bushings avoid the need for keys

Transdev's new Translock keyless bushings offer a number of advantages over keyed mountings, especially for highly dynamic applications

New international standard for labelling and marking

ISO has published ISO 28219:2009 'Packaging - Labelling and direct product marking with linear bar code and two-dimensional symbols'

Belt-drive axes offer higher performance

Hepcomotion's new PDU2M driven units feature additional guide wheels to give substantially higher moment load capacity and stiffness

Smaller version of high-temperature identification tag

Pepperl+Fuchs says the new, more compact version of its drilled metal tag for high-temperature identification applications is easier to mount

Modular conveyor is easier to clean

Habasit Rossi says its new Hyclean modular conveyor belting is easier to clean in food, beverage and pharmaceutical production environments

Powder testing for optimal process design and operation

The optimal design and operation of solids handling plant rests on effectively predicting powder behaviour, before processing. State-of-the-art powder testers help engineers achieve this challenging goal in a cost- and time-effective way. Reg Freeman explains



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