Petroleum Refining

Submitted on Wed, 03/27/2019

Advantech's SmartSwarm 342 IIoT gateway enables owners, operators, and integrators of remote assets to integrate data from the asset into IIoT applications such as dashboarding, analytics or predictive maintenance.

Submitted on Thu, 03/21/2019
Parker Low-Torque™ Grafoil® Bonnet

PGI answered customer requests for a lower stem handleturning torque by introducing their new Low-Torque™ Grafoil® bonnet and packing design. Grafoil® Stem Seal Torque Reduced 50%.

Submitted on Tue, 03/19/2019
Flared Cone Connection For High Pressure Instrument Tube Applications

Parker Autoclave Engineers have taken a variety of in-house technologies and created a patent-pending simple to make connection using easy-to use tools that is as safe as a Cone & Thread connection without any of the vibration sensitivity.

Submitted by Patrick Barré, Product Manager, Instrument Manifolds - Parker
on Mon, 02/25/2019
Inverted A-LOK fittings

Securing leak-free connection of impulse lines to manifolds for applications that use differential pressure flowmeters is a subject that has taxed instrumentation engineers for more than a century. Back in 1910, when the very first orifice plate installations made an appearance, they involved 33 connections and 16 lengths of tubing!

Submitted on Fri, 02/22/2019
Neles® Linear Globe Valve

Metso's Neles globe valves are designed to provide the best possible control accuracy and wide rangeability with economical high-performance. Standard units are equipped with linear actuators and ND valve controllers for precise flow control, extended operation life and performance monitoring on-line.

Submitted on Wed, 02/06/2019
Multipoint Thermocouple Assemblies

Refineries rely on multipoint thermocouples to monitor temperature at different points inside fixed-bed reactors. However, these temperature measurement systems are also extremely useful for evaluating performance in fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) units, vapor distribution systems, and amine columns.

Submitted on Thu, 07/19/2018
Mobile Technology Vehicle

Valin’s Mobile Technology Vehicle (MTV) is an educational facility that travels across the Western United States giving customers a competitive edge by bringing solutions directly to your door. Follow a guided tour or explore applications at your own pace.

Submitted on Mon, 07/16/2018
Introducing the IX-B Metering Pump from IWAKI America

IWAKI America recently announced the release of their IX-B Series of metering pumps, an expansion to the popular IX Series Pumps.  The IX-B Series flow control range is 0.002GPH (7.5mL/H) to 12GPH (45L/H) expanding the IX Series operational range DOWN significantly.

Submitted on Thu, 05/31/2018
Mobile Technology Vehicle

Valin has developed a unique interactive experience on-board our Mobile Technology Vehicle where engineers can discover solutions that are making plants and processes more productive, profitable, and safer. The MTV has hosted over 17,000 people at more than 500 sites since its launch and has had terrific reviews.

Submitted on Thu, 05/10/2018
WIKA’s CPG 1500 Precision Digital Pressure Gauge

WIKA’s CPG 1500 digital pressure gauge provides the precision required to recalibrate and certify pressure instrumentation in the field and analyze process performance.