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  • Mettler Toledo Launches Oven Autosamplers

    October 24, 2017

    Mettler Toledo announces the launch of its new, fully certified InMotion KF oven autosamplers: InMotion Flex and InMotion Pro. These instruments have been designed to bring accurate, precise, and efficient Karl Fischer titration to every laboratory. The InMotion KF comes with an innovative vial...

  • In-line Flow Measurement Helps Quantify Material Inventory

    October 24, 2017

    An international manufacturer of PVC piping was looking for a method to validate the quantity of PVC powder received as it pneumatically conveys the raw material into a storage silo. It was particularly critical that the flow measurement be performed in-line (on-line) within the process, thereby...

  • Measuring the Level of Bulk Solids Stored in Silos

    October 18, 2017

    Guided wave radar (GWR), ultrasonic, and pulse radar are time-of-flight (TOF) technologies used to detect level by measuring the time it takes for a microwave or ultrasonic signal to be sent, reflect from the surface of the material being measured, and return to the instrument. Measuring the level...

  • Endress+Hauser Opens Sales Center Chile

    October 16, 2017

    Endress+Hauser has invested five million euros in a new building in Chile. The 2300-square-meter facility contains modern office space, an auditorium, conference rooms, a training center, and a calibration laboratory. Customers and employees can expect a high-quality infrastructure and excellent...

  • Endress+Hauser Releases Radar Level Instrument

    October 3, 2017

    Endress+Hauser introduces the 80 GHz Micropilot FMR6x free space radar level instrument for process applications. It is suitable for use in tanks or silos with complex geometries, obstacles, baffles, and/or nozzles. Its small beam angle of only three degrees provides level measurement at distances...

  • Freeman Technology Expands Operations into Germany

    October 3, 2017

    Powder characterization specialist, Freeman Technology, has expanded its global operations with the establishment of an office in Germany. “We have been working with businesses in Germany since the company was founded. It has long been a region with a significant number of powder...

  • Endress+Hauser Acquires Moisture Measurement Technology Manufacturer

    September 25, 2017

    The Endress+Hauser Group is enhancing its quality measurement portfolio through the acquisition of IMKO Micromodultechnik GmbH, a manufacturer of moisture measurement systems. IMKO’s headquarters will remain in Ettlingen, Germany; the company’s 19 employees have been retained...

  • Continuous Filter Dust Monitor

    September 14, 2017

    The Dust Alarm 40 is a rugged, accurate, and repeatable dust measurement device. The DA-40 offers continuous monitoring of broken bags in fabric filter baghouses. It features a bold display with many programmable functions.   The DA-40 uses the proven benefits of ElectroDynamic probe...

  • NIR On-Line Moisture Analyzer

    September 13, 2017

    The product quality of many manufacturing processes often depends on the products water content since this is typically the bottleneck of the production process. It is imperative that the factory utilizes an on-line moisture analyzer to monitor the drying conditions. This would assure maximum...

  • New Data Acquisition Software for Bagging Systems

    September 11, 2017

    Improving productivity by monitoring the complete system in a facility will be easier in future, thanks to a new software solution that Concetti - a provider of weighing, bagging and palletizing systems - has implemented on one of its FFS Continua machine for the chemical industry. This...