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HBM Launches The Next Generation Of Load Cell For Dynamic Weighing

HBM – a market leader in the field of test and measurement – is pleased to announce the new FIT7A Digital Load Cell, specifically designed to meet the needs of demanding requirements of weighing in modern manufacturing lines.

Suitable for use in a very wide range of production environments which require dynamic weighing, sorting, filling and dosing, the robust FIT7A load cell offers manufacturers high precision and processing speed.

Based on the very latest HBM strain gauge technology, the innovative new sensor features class C4 accuracy per OIML R60 and a maximum scale division Y of up to 25,000 and addresses the problem of bottlenecks, which can often slow down production rates.

HBMshop Online

It is easy for new customers to register. Simply click here for HBMshop and then either click on the “Log On” hyperlink on the left hand side of the web page or select “Log On” from the drop-down menu under “Your MyHBM Account” on the right-hand side of the web page.

Cirrus Research going for double header at Health & Safety events

Noise monitoring specialists Cirrus Research are attending two key industry events in one day after confirming their attendance at the CIEH national conference on October 7-8th, as well as the Health & Safety North expo on October 8-9th.

New IR Pyrometer for the glass and steel industry

MMS Electronics Ltd is distributing a new product range from Accurate Sensor Technologies. AST is one of the world’s leading companies in non-contact temperature measurements using infra-red sensors.

Belzona Repairs and Protects Water Pumps at Historic Reservoir

Every day, the Queen Mary Reservoir holds 910,000,000 litres of water. The water is drawn in from an intake channel fed from the Thames, before it is turned into enough fresh water to supply one of the busiest cities of the world. After nearly a century of activity, and following several refurbishments to machinery and equipment throughout the years, the centrifugal pumping system was ready for another major upgrade.

Sapa in new offshore application

A lot of aluminium extrusions from Sapa are used offshore. System 2000 Group in England has just developed an extrusion-based application that protects employees during drilling operations and enables 100 percent drilling productivity.

INNATANK™ – A REVOLUTION FOR THE SAFE STORAGE OF HAZARDOUS LIQUIDS

The safe storage of hazardous liquids is a perennial challenge facing the water treatment and chemical processing industries – but things could be about to change thanks to a ground-breaking innovation by leading British tank producer Forbes Technologies Ltd.

Aquilant Scientific – Processing algae and other biomass to form biopolymer by-products

For many years the conversion of biomass into biofuel and ethanol was a time-consuming and multi-step procedure that was both economically inefficient and wasteful.  Additionally conventional methods are inhibited by water.  However this investigation using Teledyne Isco syringe pumps shows that there is a fast, single step and efficient method for the conversion of biomass into biofuel and sugars to produce ethanol that can be performed in the presence of water.

Quality Matters………….

LOGO FOR WEBSITEIndustrial engineering composites manufacturer Attwater has been undertaking customer satisfaction surveys since 1999 and year after year the results have shown that one of the company’s stand-out features is the quality of its products. These results are backed up by its numerous customer approvals and quality management system accreditation. Attwater’s historical approach to its quality management system started in the 1960s, with the company subsequently adopting MOD AQAP4, BS5750, ISO9002:1994, ISO9001:2008 in turn along with its current accreditation AS9100 Revision C aerospace system standard.

Quality director Dave Swarbrick explained: “We take quality very seriously at Attwater. We are audited regularly which enables us to give our customers confidence in our products and us.”

Garlock (GB) Ltd

Garlock Great Britain forms part of the Garlock family of companies acknowledged as the global leader in high-performance fluid sealing products for the world’s processing industries.

Cirrus Environmental launch new portable noise monitor – The Invictus

Cirrus Environmental is leading the way in outdoor noise monitoring for 2014 with the launch of its new INVICTUS portable noise monitor.

After more than 2 years in development the Invictus has been designed specifically for environmental noise applications with all new functions, making it the most comprehensive noise monitoring device on the market today.

Developed by Cirrus Environmental’s own in-house R&D team, the Invictus allows simultaneous measurements of all parameters and can be controlled remotely via 3G, GPRS, Wi-Fi Ethernet or Radio Modems.

Ex-Protected Materials Handling from Sichelschmidt

When it comes to materials handling in potentially explosive environments, safety is paramount, and German manufacturer Sichelschmidt, which celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2014, has been the market leader in the particularly demanding field of Ex-protection technology for decades.