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  • Pfeiffer Vacuum Releases Vacuum Technology Book

    January 21, 2009

    Pfeiffer Vacuum, a leading producer of vacuum products and services, has released its new catalog, "The Vacuum Technology Book." The 800-page, four-color, hardcover reference book and catalog covers the complete range of vacuum technology, including equipment for generating, controlling,...

  • Samplers Spotlight - January 09

    December 29, 2008

    Powder Sampler The PS sampler can be left completely unattended while providing repeatable and representative samples. Ideal for sampling fine powders, the unit collects samples from pneumatic conveying systems and can be constructed of either carbon or stainless steel. Key features are total...

  • Atlas Copco Acquires Aggreko's European Compressor Rental Business

    November 25, 2008

    Atlas Copco has acquired the European oil-free air compressor rental business of Aggreko plc, expanding the Atlas Copco Specialty Rental division. The $18 million deal includes nearly 200 compressors and dryers, which will be integrated into Atlas Copco’s existing European rental fleet....

  • Ultra Tech Pipe Hires New Director of Manufacturing

    October 31, 2008

    Tom Koepke has joined Ultra Tech Pipe as director of manufacturing. Koepke will assume all production responsibilities for the company, including managing plant operations and directing the purchasing department.      Koepke will work out of the 110,000-sq-ft manufacturing...

  • Adopting Rupture Detection Systems

    October 27, 2008

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  • Atlas Copco Compressors LLC Opens New Distribution Center

    September 26, 2008

    Atlas Copco Compressors LLC recently opened a new distribution center in Rock Hill, South Carolina, as part of its commitment to ensure 24-hour delivery of in-stock parts to customers across North America.       “Through our new distribution center in South...

  • Heat Exchangers Spotlight - October 08

    September 26, 2008

    Heat Exchanger This heat exchanger uses glycol/water to cool and dehumidify. First, the hot air stream passes through an air-to-air heat exchanger where it is cooled from 200° to 150°F. Then, to dehumidify the air, it is cooled to 50°F...

  • Free Reference Guide to Understanding Drop Size Available

    September 24, 2008

    A new Spray Technology Reference Guide, Understanding Drop Size, has been released by Spraying Systems Co. to provide engineers with a working knowledge of drop size and related issues. Engineers involved with many spray applications, such as evaporative cooling, gas conditioning, fire...

  • Bearings Cut Downtime at Major Phosphate Plant

    September 12, 2008

    Previous bearings used on this chain mill at a major phosphate plant failed quickly because of shock loading, while the Rexnord SHURLOK roller bearings that replaced them are still in operation months later...

  • Skebba Joins Ultra Tech Pipe as Chief Financial Officer

    September 9, 2008

    Terry Skebba has joined Ultra Tech Pipe as chief financial officer and will assume all financial responsibilities for the company, including managing the accounting department and directing human resources. Skebba will work out of the 110,000-sq-ft manufacturing facility that includes various...