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NAO Hinkley report criticises government nuclear strategy

Added: 23 Jun 2017

The National Audit Office has made damning criticism of the government’s strategy for the Hinkley P…

Plant equipment: steam is heating and cooling’s reliable medium

Added: 5 Jun 2017

Steam is a highly effective medium for industrial heating and cooling,
but in order to get the best …

NCC Bund Lining coating system means no downtime for insulation firm

NCC Limited | Added: 5 Jun 2017

When insulation manufacturer Saint-Gobain Isover needed a protective coating system that resisted a…

Longannet power station

Industry leaders call for UK to lead on energy transition after Trump pull out

Added: 2 Jun 2017

Industry bodies reacted with dismay to US president Donald Trump’s intention to withdraw his countr…

More than £0.3 mill in R&D on offer to engineering innovators

Added: 30 May 2017

Seven engineering innovators will have the chance to share £350,000 of R&D support in a competition…

Oxford Uni spin-off secures valves deal with Middle East water company

Added: 30 May 2017

Oxford Flow has won its first Middle Eastern contract, with an agreement to supply valves technolog…

Vacuubrand presents new oil-free process-scale vacuum system

VACUUBRAND GMBH + CO KG | Added: 26 May 2017

Vacuubrand’s VAC 24seven product line is a chemically resistant modular vacuum system.

Shale gas fracking

UKOOG chief warns fracking ban will increase industry gas imports

Added: 22 May 2017

Political opposition to the shale fracking in the UK will contribute to a growing demand for gas im…

Sandvik stainless steel and duplex hollow bar set to ‘triple productivity’

Sandvik Materials Technology | Added: 16 May 2017

Sandvik’s hollow bar range includes several grades of austenitic stainless steel as well as duplex …

Fulton focuses on supplying boiler plant rooms off-site

Added: 1 Mar 2017

Fulton is looking beyond the pure manufacture of steam boilers and is now specialising in ready-to-…

Plant Equipment: giving tanks and vessels a clean bill of health

Added: 1 Mar 2017

If tanks and vessels are to be cleaned effectively, it’s essential to pick the right cleaning head …

Brownell vent dryers target moisture contamination

Added: 21 Feb 2017

Brownell has a range of vent dryers to protect the contents of liquid storage vessels (such as brak…

Increased popularity of process pigging solutions keeps HPS busy

Added: 21 Feb 2017

An increased emphasis on productivity, waste reduction and sustainability among process industries …

HpE Process provides bespoke product recovery system for Knorr brand

HpE Process Ltd | Added: 9 Feb 2017

Knorr, the internationally recognised brand owned by Unilever, produces food products for consumers…

Viewpoint: load cell digital technology fills an efficiency gap

Added: 30 Jan 2017

Load cells can save substantial costs by preventing product overfilling and avoiding penalties incu…

Plant Equipment: weighing up the options for increased productivity

Added: 30 Jan 2017

Multi-head weighers make for faster packaging, but not at the expense of accurate measurement. The …

Plant Equipment: how efficient are thermal fluid systems?

Added: 3 Jan 2017

Thermal fluid-based heat transfer systems offer an efficient alternative to the steam variety, but …

Compressed air efficiency: up-to-date systems and good housekeeping vital

Added: 21 Nov 2016

Maintaining a well-run system and embracing new technologies are vital in seeking options for compr…

Spirax Sarco issues steam pipework advice in run-up to heating season

Spirax Sarco | Added: 19 Oct 2016

Steam specialist Spirax Sarco has advised boiler house operators that failure to follow the correct…

Plant equipment: steering the way to motor efficiency

Added: 17 Oct 2016

Making sure industrial motors are running as efficiently as possible can be a tricky business, writ…