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  • Self-Validating Point-Level Sensors Can Save Thousands

    April 1, 2008

    Roof of silo at fly-ash processing plant Ever overfilled a silo or bin? Many have. The costs associated with material spills resulting from overfilled bins can be substantial. What is the cause of overfilling a vessel? If a primary root...

  • Hawk Measurement Systems Announces Joint Venture with Chongquin Sichuan Instrument Co.

    March 24, 2008

    Hawk, a leading global provider of level, positioning, and flow measurement technology, has announced a joint venture with the largest instrumentation company in China. Chongquin Sichuan Instrument Co. (CSI) has an extensive distribution system in China, employing over 1000 sales people. The joint...

  • Particle-Size Analyzer Options

    March 5, 2008

    Untitled Document Two new options for the Parsum IPP-70 in-line particle-size measurement probe are designed to simplify regulatory compliance for pharmaceutical applications. The unit provides real-time particle-size analysis and is used in pharmaceutical manufacturing to monitor...

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Expands Materials and Minerals Business in South Australia

    March 5, 2008

    Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has announced the opening of its new facility in Adelaide, South Australia. Marking a major expansion for the company’s materials and minerals business, the state-of-the-art facility increases the company’s manufacturing footprint in the region. The new...

  • Applied Analytics Inc. Moves to New Location

    February 14, 2008

    A leading provider of process analyzers and sampling systems for a variety of production and environmental applications, primarily for the chemical, petrochemical, power generation and pharmaceutical industries, has announced the location of its new headquarters in Concord, Massachusetts, 20 miles...

  • Image Analysis System for Particle Characterization

    February 5, 2008

    Untitled Document Image Analysis System for Particle Characterization The PSA300 includes two new critical components required for particle characterization. A unique algorithm improves accuracy when defining the length and shape of fibers. Older algorithms would define crossed...

  • Particle Analysis Spotlight - February 08

    February 1, 2008

    Untitled Document High-Resolution Laser Particle-Size Analyzer Utilizing a state-of-the-art CCD detector, Mie theory, and unique design and data reduction features, the Saturn DigiSizer 5200 automatically measures particle sizes ranging from 0.1 to 1000 µm in just minutes....

  • On-line Particle Size Analysis in Toner Production

    December 5, 2007

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  • Instrumentation Focus - December 07

    December 5, 2007

    Bulk-Handling System Control Options This company provides plants using bulk conveying, weighing, mixing, and distribution equipment with a wide range of customized control options. These options include controls for individual pieces of equipment or complete plant process integration. The...

  • Process Optimization through Online Particle Size Analysis

    December 5, 2006

    The Malvern Insitec online particle size analyzer Online analysis is becoming increasingly widespread for the control of milling processes because moving process analysis from the lab into production can generate considerable cost savings. Conventional quality...