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Emergency lowering device for hoists

Becomes operable in the event of a severe reduction or total loss of mains air pressure

Sensitive gas analyses help plant safety regimes

Gas analysis, says Eugene McCarthy, has a key role to play in plant optimisation and this includes plant safety

VIDEO: High efficiency exhaust gas management

99.9 per cent VOC elimination; very low energy consumption

Integral module for enhanced SIL capability

Module provides a simple and effective solution comprising transistors, resistors and capacitors

Hand-held industrial combustion and gas emissions analyser

Field-replaceable and pre-calibrated gas sensors; dilution pump for CO auto-range measurements up to 50,000ppm

Pre-torque holders facilitate difficult rupture disc installations

Designed for installations where it is difficult to remove disc and holder separately from flange

Personal monitor with 'hibernate' feature

Crowcon ‘Clip’ and ‘Clip+’ single gas fixed-life monitors deliver compliance

Combustible gas sniffer

Portable leak detector for HVAC professionals from E Instruments International

Fieldbus megablock wiring hubs help reduce network costs

For hazardous area applications where high energy trunk can be powered by wide range of fieldbus power supplies

Dust explosion identified as cause of major sugar plant blast

An explosion at a US sugar plant in February left 12 workers dead and as many seriously injured in hospital. A dust explosion was to blame, according to investigators. Andrew Martin reports.

Emergency stop switch features compact body

Unlike conventional emergency stop switches, Jokab's new Inca has a slender body that makes it easier to mount, plus it benefits from other value-added features

Duct mount carbon dioxide transmitter

Non-dispersive infrared sensing technology monitors occupancy in a room by detecting the concentration of carbon dioxide in the return air duct

Compact ionisers eliminate static electricity

New ionisers from SMC are remarkably compact at just 16mm thick, plus they are offered with both short-range and long-range nozzles

New safety light curtains unveilled

Contrinex is entering the market for safety light curtains with a family of Type 4 devices suitable for finger and hand detection

Flexible and lightweight flaw detection remains top priority

Whatever the process industry, flaw detection remains a top priority in terms of maintenance and safety. The latest flaw detection equipment, says Sean Ottewell, is designed to be flexible, lightweight, and easy to use

Fatal US incidents prompt numerous safety investigations

With more than 15 people killed in separate incidents in the US so far this year, safety officials have numerous major investigations in hand

Detectors continuously monitor for gas leaks

Monitor and report changing gas levels and inform operator as soon as leaks occur; datalogging also records gas concentration levels

Detection device for toxic and oxygen gases

Signalpoint Pro is suited to a wide range of indoor and outdoor applications, detecting toxic gases or oxygen in an IS 2-wire 4-20mA format

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