Siemens received an award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for its outstanding technological achievement with the first successfully 3D- printed and fully tested gas turbine blades.
Caterpillar has extended its machine standard warranty to 24 months or 2,000 hours for skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders and mini excavators sold in the U.S. and Canada by authorized Cat dealers. Starting January 1, 2018, the enhanced warranty terms apply to new machine purchases.
Sandvik is introducing a new 3-tonne narrow-vein loader (LHD) that offers reliability, productivity and increased safety that has not previously been seen in its size class globally.
"I am extremely excited to introduce the MID/OIML R117 certified coriolis mass flowmeter at Offshore Europe this week. ABB’s full-line of coriolis flowmeters, introduced recently, have been very well received on the market and we have seen significant growth in business over the past few years. The addition of the MID/OIML R117 certified version delivers the custody transfer version our oil & gas customers have been asking for," said Frank Frenzel, Global Product Manager for Mass Flow, ABB Measurement & Analytics.
When welding lengths of tube and pipework fabrications, as well as sections of pipelines of 20 metres length and more, one problem operators face is not receiving a fast and true weld purge reading from the purge zone.
The intrinsically safe SKF Microlog analyzer CMXA 51-IS is a rugged and portable, handheld instrument that allows for the collection of vibration, process and dynamic data in hazardous environments.
Harting’s Han Ex connector series has been certified to the National Electric Code’s NEC 500 standard for use in Class I, Division II hazardous locations, making them available for use across North America.
ABB launches TruONE, an all-new automatic transfer switch (ATS) with connectivity and monitoring functions for critical power applications. TruONE is the world’s first true ATS to package all the necessary sensors and controllers into a single easy-to-install device that helps improve protection and makes installation 80 percent faster.
SKF launches re-engineered mounted ball bearing units with standard inch series cast iron housing designs, high-quality insert bearings, and several shaft-locking methods.
To round off its existing range of butterfly valves, the KSB Group has launched the new Aporis double-offset butterfly valve with elastomer sealing element. This product is used for applications where huge volumes of water need to be transported and shut off reliably. Applications include systems for water transport, water treatment or in large industrial cooling circuits.
Blocking pipes or other orifices to carry out routine maintenance and other applications can prove challenging where hydrocarbons are present in liquid and gas form.
For improved lock reliability, the new redesigned SealMaster Skwezloc Locking Collar achieves improvement through an innovative circumferential groove on its inner ring bore that reduces stress on the inner ring when properly clamped to the shaft.
Flir Systems, Inc. announced the “Thermal by Flir” program designed for technology partners who use Flir thermal imaging sensors.
Everett, Wash. – Vibration screening is one of the most effective ways to detect and prevent equipment failures or downtime, but performing vibration analysis can be complex. Vibration monitors typically require special training, third-party experts, or are too expensive to use on most equipment leaving significant gaps in maintenance programs.
The new SKF TKSA 71 shaft alignment tool is uniquely designed in a compact and durable package to deliver precise measurements for a range of alignment tasks in harsh industrial environments.
Materials from international technology company and industrial partner ContiTech ensure safety and security in a wide range of operating environments.
Miller Electric Mfg. Co. has introduced the new T94 Series welding helmets, designed to reduce neck strain and fatigue, while improving operator comfort, visibility and productivity.
Coxreels 300 Series “Exhaust” hose reels are designed to enable the extraction of exhaust fumes directly from the source of their emission and maintain the safest workplace air quality. Coxreels exhaust reels conveniently store lengths of large diameter exhaust hose and mount to any wall, overhead, and floor position.
Gothenburg, Sweden – SKF is adding an easier and faster bearing evaluation tool to its shaft analysis software portfolio. SKF SimPro Quick bridges the gap between SKF’s basic online software tools and its recently released flagship multi-shaft analysis application, SKF SimPro Expert, while maintaining compatibility with SKF’s in-house engineering software.
Caterpillar is developing autonomous mining truck technology for an expanded range of models, including other brands. At a recent Cat MineStar Command for hauling demonstration at the company’s facility in Arizona, Caterpillar announced a project to adapt hardware and software for retrofitting the Komatsu 930E mining truck with Cat autonomous technology. This interoperability initiative is driven by mining companies’ goal of reducing mining costs using their existing fleets.
Honeywell Process Solutions has developed a new flexible framework of field instrumentation services to help its customers improve safety, equipment reliability and system performance for the lifetime of their sites.