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Enable safer machine interventions

Everywhere you want to go with your Lockout/Tagout programme, Brady can guide and support you. Our complete Lockout/Tagout solution includes innovative padlocks with elaborate key planning, dedicated lockout devices, practical software and great services including energy control point identification and best in class procedure writing. Enable safer machine interventions with Brady!

More visibility in processes: VEGA extends its sensor portfolio for easy process automation

With its new compact series of VEGABAR pressure sensors and VEGAPOINT level switches, this instrument specialist, VEGA, has now advanced to full-range supplier for all level and pressure in process automation. These lower-priced instruments are aimed at standard automation applications – designed to meet the latest requirements in industry.

SINGLE UNIT DOUBLE BLOCK AND BLEED VALVES – COMPACT SOLUTION FOR EXTRA SAFETY

From reservoir to final product the oil and gas industry is concerned about safety.

When an operator wants to isolate a pipeline, whether this is part of the routine operation of a facility, to carry out maintenance, or in response to a potential crisis, it’s critical that the valve used is 100 per cent effective.  Following the events of the Piper Alpha disaster, double isolation has become mandatory.

EC Fans

Electronically commutated (EC) fans are being used to meet the more stringent energy efficiency standards in place in both the U.S. and European markets. Suitable for new and retrofit designs, replacing existing fan systems with advanced energy-efficient motors results in a substantial reduction in energy usage and cost. EC fans represent a significant advancement in power savings technology, providing cooling and air flow solutions for today’s demanding applications that require increased electrical efficiency.

A RAPID RISE TO THE TOP

Founded in 1997, BMP Doors is one of the world’s fastest growing industrial door manufacturers, now producing over 15,000 high-speed doors every year. We design, develop and manufacture industrial doors for a host of highly specialist sectors, including aviation, logistics, retail, composting, food, agriculture and automotive, construction and industrial refrigeration.

Flow, Pressure and Air Velocity Calibration Services

Young Calibration is one of the UK’s leading calibration service providers for gas flow, fluid flow, air velocity, pressure, humidity, temperature, electrical and mass parameters.

Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems- Power Continuity

Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems from Power Continuity really provides the ultimate Power Protection Solutions. For all mission critical business operations, absolutely require no question about it, Total NO Break Power Protection Solutions, 24 hours a day. For all Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems, we at Power Continuity always ensure that our installations can be remotely activated or 24/7 automatically activated, in the event of a power failure. Providing seamless emergency power to ensure your operations continue without any power disruption.

New PhoenixTM ATEX Certified Finishing System for the Automotive Paint Market

PhoenixTM has complemented its existing range of ‘Thru-process’ Finishing temperature profiling systems with the new FIS04 ATEX system. The system has been developed specifically for use in automotive paint plants, where paint engineers face ever more demanding challenges of ATEX classification requirements, for safe operation of monitoring systems.

Small Changes Will Pay-Off into the Next Decade! The Importance of Enclosure Climate Control

We have moved into a new decade, so inevitably there have been endless debates/predictions about what the next 10 years will bring, and whether our lives will become more comfortable, satisfying, happy etc as a result…

Well, I can make one prediction that I’m sure history will prove to be true: making small changes to your enclosures could mean your business reaps huge benefits, not just for the next 10 years, but well into the 2030s.

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DATE AND VENUE FOR THE 11TH ANTI-COUNTERFEITING FORUM SEMINAR ANNOUNCED

The Anti-Counterfeit Forum’s 11th annual seminar, to be held on Wednesday 1st April 2020 at BAE Systems Park Centre in Farnborough, will focus on current trends and threats and new developments in combating counterfeits in the supply chain. As well as current and emerging new threats, delegates will also be able to hear about current and developing best practice for the management of counterfeits in the supply chain, current and developing new methods for the detection of counterfeits and how to access further information, much of it free of charge.

Piping and Equipment Analysis for Every Engineer and Designer

PSRE (Piping System Research &Engineering Co.) offers a complete solution for engineering of Piping Systems and related equipment including engineering consulting and the PASS Software Suite.  The PASS Software Suite offers smart,easy-to-use analysis, simulation, and code compliant sizing tools for every piping and equipment engineer/designer enabling new users to perform piping and related equipment analysis in days rather than months.  By embedding its experience from many engineering projects into the PASS software tools and combining this embedded intelligence with powerful capabilities and unsurpassed usability, PSRE makes piping and equipment analysis practical for every engineer and designer while reducing the time, effort, and cost to perform the analysis.

New Fluke thermal imaging camera ideal for industrial maintenance

Fluke has introduced the new TiS60+ thermal imaging camera, the ideal troubleshooting and preventive maintenance tool for industrial maintenance technicians and engineers. The new Fluke TiS60+ features IR-Fusion™ technology, which blends visible and infrared images to varying degrees to help pinpoint exactly the location of a problem.

2020’s Best-Ever Resolution – Be Ready for Next Summer!

Failing Dry January?  2020 Resolutions already broken?  This time of year can be depressing – so much so, they even call January 20th “Blue Monday”!

Well, why not make one resolution now, which could completely transform your working environment this summer? 

Snickers’ Work Gloves for Healthy Hands

There’s one thing that Professional Tradesmen and Women can’t do without if they want to get their jobs done properly – Healthy Hands!

So take good care of your most important tools and choose a pair that’s right for your work to ensure the ultimate in dexterity, durability, comfort and protection.

Teknomek Ltd

Founded in 1987, Teknomek Ltd. designs, manufactures and supplies specialist furniture and equipment for industries where excellence in hygiene is critical. It offers an exhaustive catalogue of over 1,000 high specification products sourced to complement its own line of hygienic furniture, manufactured to exacting standards with precision welding of 304 or 316 grade stainless steel.

Manufacturers turn to ‘outsourcing’ to combat economic uncertainty

An increasing number of manufacturers are looking to mitigate their risk by choosing to use strategic outsourcing according to one industry boss.

Tony Hauge, CEO of PP Control & Automation, believes recent uncertainty, Brexit and global trade wars are making firms reassess how they balance short-term term pain with the medium and longer-term picture and how they can best manage capacity and inventory whilst protecting their cash.

Prokem is one of the nation’s leading acid resistant and epoxy flooring contractors

Formed in 1998 by industry specialists, Prokem is one of the nation’s leading acid resistant and epoxy flooring contractors. We have over 40 years’ experience in laying floors for a range of business requirements in locations across the UK and worldwide.

KASTO BACKS “MADE IN BRITAIN”

Despite the political wrangling over the past few years and the consequent business uncertainty, the UK remains a strong and successful market for Kasto, according to Ernst Wagner, who runs the German manufacturer’s subsidiary in Milton Keynes. Over the years, Kasto has sold more than 1,400 bandsaws and circular saws into the UK and southern Ireland, from job shop models to production saws for processing all types of material from aluminium to nickel alloys and titanium.

An Invitation to Innovative Filtration Solutions

Croft Filters Ltd are a leading UK manufacturer of over 33 years who specialise in manufacturing customised filtration solutions and supplying Self Cleaning filters. The Company supplies a range of industry sectors including:

  • Oil and Gas
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Food and Beverage
  • Energy and Bio Energy

WORLD MACHINERY is focused on the supply of Sheet Metal Working Machinery

Our organization has qualified team members in technical departments to offer our customers innovative and high quality products, as well as solutions to their problems in sheet metal processing.

We also have a very professional international marketing and sales team to offer you our competitive products with excellent assistance at all stages of our co-operation. The products we supply guarantees the customer satisfaction and the success for our business partners

Welcome to CPL Ness Heatshrink

Based near Pontypridd, South Wales, Ness Heatshrink is a part of CPL Industries. With the resources of CPL Industries, the UK’s largest manufacturer and distributor of solid fuels behind us, we have access to technology and testing facilities few organisations are willing or able to provide.

Mega_Bridge adds flexible and fully featured internet protocol (IP) connectivity

Mega_Bridge adds flexible and fully featured internet protocol (IP) connectivity to the well-established Mega_Link family of Telemetry & Control units. These are used to pass two-way instrumentation, measurement and control data between sensors, equipment and industrial plant.

Automatic relubrication means improved performance and reduced costs

An efficient and economical lubrication concept includes not only the choice of a suitable lubricant but also the relubrication provision. Schaeffler has developed an ‘E-Kit’ specifically for electric motors. This kit is suitable for use with the automatic CONCEPT2 lubricator from Schaeffler which can independently supply up to two lubrication points with lubricant and provides electric motor operators with an economical way to upgrade the CONCEPT2 system.

RRC Launch New Course: NEBOSH Safety Simplified

RRC are the UK’s largest provider of health & safety and environmental management training qualifications, and we are delighted to announce the launch of this new health & safety course. Safety Simplified has been created by NEBOSH and utilises the concept of augmented reality (AR) to bring safety learning to life.

NEW MM7010 Bluetooth Logging Thermometer/Print Combo

Do you regularly process goods-in for fresh/frozen food, pharmaceuticals or other temperature-sensitive products?

Are you responsible for temperature data integrity of products delivered to or from your kitchen, factory, warehouse or supermarket?

GTX Europe Ltd, Take your designs to the next level!

Whether you’re a Mechanical Engineer, Designer, Architect or Student, the MakerBot range of 3D printers will give you the ability to rapidly produce your own fully functional models that will help take your design workflow to the next level. Take your designs to the next level!

Rittal’s RiMatrix Containerised Data Centre Delivers Turn-Key Solution for Envision AESC UK

Envision AESC UK required a new data centre to support its newly acquired office and production site at their newly acquired Sunderland site.

While there was a requirement for additional rack space, the primary driver was space and location. The client chose to relocate an internally based data centre (potentially consuming office or warehouse room), placing it instead externally.

Highly accurate, wide bandwidth, fully isolated and affordable current sensors are now available from ACEINNA

All in One, Easy to Integrate Current Sensors for Inverters and Motor Control, Industrial Robots and Manufacturing Systems, Telecom and Server Farm Power Supplies, Automotive EV Charging Stations, IoT Appliance, Home Automation and many other tech applications

The Challenges of Accurate Interface Measurement

Interface or multiphase level measurements exist throughout the oil & gas streams as well as petrochemical. While level measurement technologies have come a long way in effectively measuring liquids and solids, multiphase level measurement continues to be the biggest challenge and opportunity that exists today to which there is no perfect technology. However, experience has shown that process optimization and increased uptime can still be achieved in many separator applications through reliable, best-in-class, level technology.

New digital refractometer from PCE Instruments

After adding lots of hand-held refractometers last year, PCE Instruments have recently launched a new tabletop Abbe refractometer that stands out by its high accuracy (4 decimal places). It measures the refractive index and the sugar content in % Brix, it has 100 memory locations and users can save user profiles and samples.

ISO 17025 Calibration Services

Accredited calibrations for pressure, electrical, flow and air velocity instruments via UKAS Laboratory 0604, offering reliable, quick turnaround and affordable sensor calibration for process & control instruments. Many of the calibrations are also available as onsite services, both traceable and ISO 17025 accredited.  Bespoke services are available for thermal uniformity surveys of for ovens, freezers and autoclaves.

Dietrich Engineering Consultants sa

Founded in 1987, Dec Group is a leading global provider of powder handling and process containment systems providing innovative solutions worldwide for various industries where powder processing under strict and controlled conditions is essential. From raw material handling to final product packaging Dec Group is a global player throughout the overall production chain,offering complete solutions from feeding reactors to final production. From chemical to pharma applications, cosmetic and food or those using special materials such as applied in battery manufacturing processes or in the nuclear industry, Dec Group has developed customized solutions which fit to specific customer requirements. Their turnkey and custom designed solutions have been successfully integrated into complex operations in a large number of companies worldwide, both multi-nationals and special niche companies.

NanoULTRA-Edge Cellular IoT gateway for sensors and instrumentation.

Never has cloud based data logging and management been easier, the NanoULTRA-Edge offers versatility and a rapid solution to get you your measurement and asset data.

The extremes of additive manufacturing

When Norway based Kongsberg Maritime, a specialist in technology for use in extreme conditions, was designing a chassis for a subsea measurement instrument, it turned to 3DPRINTUK to help with the manufacture of key components. MEPCA found out more.

A new sales brochure presents the Cistermiser infrared urinal control valve

Cistermiser’s market-leading IRC® infrared urinal flushing control valve is fully detailed in an informative new sales brochure, designed for ease of use by specifiers, installers and merchant counter staff.