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Hungary for knowledge exchange: monitoring and detection in the spotlight

Added: 15 Aug 2018

It’s been a busy period for monitoring and detection with two key events highlighting the issues an…

Servitisation is the key to industry’s future

Added: 14 Aug 2018

Far from being just another trendy phrase, servitisation describes most accurately how industry is …

Online title: Rolling bearings - the key to avoid production stoppages

Added: 13 Aug 2018

With more than 30 manufacturing locations in over 20 countries worldwide, the Renolit Group is one …

Cyber security

Five steps to year-round GDPR compliance

Added: 8 Aug 2018

The furore around GDPR implementation has died down and that’s a good thing says Natasha Bougard of…

Informed maintenance avoids unnecessary replacement

Added: 6 Aug 2018

How would you feel if at a routine health check your doctor informed you that it was time to have y…

Technological advances are bringing greater precision to mixing and blending

Added: 31 Jul 2018

Hard-pressed engineers facing mixing and blending challenges should forget traditional models and f…

Connectivity can safeguard the chemicals sector

Added: 31 Jul 2018

While the chemicals sector must react as best it can to politicaleconomic pressures that it cannot …

How Landia enabled a first for Ireland's biogas pioneers

Added: 25 Jul 2018

Landia chief the late Hugh Vaughan left a lasting legacy when he helped a father and son team creat…

The implications for pumps and chemical applications in an uncertain economic climate

Added: 25 Jul 2018

With an eye on the World Cup, The Pump Company’s Peter Staddon returns with his own selection advic…

Thickness profile measurement system provides Liberty from manual approach

Added: 18 Jul 2018

Liberty Speciality Steel produces high value, precision-engineered alloy and stainless steel produc…

Is it time to embrace variable speed drives?

Added: 18 Jul 2018

Substantial energy savings, improved maintenance, access to detailed real-time intelligence – all t…

When you purchase equipment, think of hidden costs as well as price

Added: 11 Jul 2018

As Victorian art critic John Ruskin astutely observed, “it’s unwise to pay too much but it’s worse …

Rotating equipment requires thought about bearings

Added: 11 Jul 2018

Michelle Knott discovers that it’s vital to put bearings on the agenda in any discussion about the …

Turning whisky into (waste)water

Added: 26 Jun 2018

Glemorangie distillery is famous as the home of one of the great Scottish whiskies. Now, with help …

It's time for oil and gas to embrace the cost benefits of non-intrusive inspection

Added: 26 Jun 2018

Oil and gas operators are missing a prime opportunity to save on downtime inspection costs yet stil…

Don’t miss out on the information control systems supply

Added: 20 Jun 2018

A range of opportunities have emerged for process manufacturers to listen to their kit in order to …

How holistic analytics saved a company from losing business worth millions

Added: 20 Jun 2018

Honeywell expertise helped save one client business worth $20 million a year by rapidly identifying…

Health and safety training needs to support innovation

Added: 18 Jun 2018

To develop a proactive health and safety culture that encourages innovation and better performance,…

Predictive maintenance guarantees safe water

Added: 15 Jun 2018

When drinking water supply could have been compromised by the threat of bearing defects and the sol…

A guide to picking the right blower for wastewater aeration

Added: 12 Jun 2018

Aeration is a key process within wastewater treatment plants, forming the secondary treatment stage…