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Constanze Schmitz

Constanze SchmitzConstanze Schmitz holds the position of editor of Processing & Control News Europe (PCN Europe) since 2006. She is responsible for the editorial content of the print and digital issues of the magazine as well as the website pcne.eu.
Before working as an editor for Thomas Industrial Media, Constanze Schmitz worked for its sister company Thomas International Publishing Company as editor for the industrial buying guide Thomas Register.

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Elevator bucket design:

modern versus traditional

Equipment and Services

Modern high efficiency centrifugal discharge elevator bucket brought the industry greater throughputs and cost savings. Now popular in agricultural...

Automation technologies

help refinery to meet fuel specifications

Automation and Communication

A complex automation project involving multiple EPCs helped to ensure on time start-up and efficient operations on three units at a new hydrocracking...

Remote monitoring of tank filling levels

- measurement system transmits levels via GSM modem

Measurement and Instrumentation

AVIA Osterwalder St. Gallen AG operates more than 120 filling stations in eastern Switzerland. This company also sells and distributes motor...

Safety and purity in the food industry

- safety facilities for the food industry

Pumps, Valves and Fittings

Hygiene conditions and the protection from contamination of any kind are an absolute necessity in the food industry. Caution is advisable in...

High-reliable flow switch

records the ebb and flow of the Antarctic Ocean

Measurement and Instrumentation

If you thought it was cold this winter, try drilling through 1,000m of ice at temperatures of -20°C. These are the conditions that the British...

Customizable sensor solutions

for pressure and temperature

Measurement and Instrumentation

Honeywell has launched customizable pressure and thermal sensor solutions – including modules with multiple sensors and technologies integrated...

Metso to supply a biomass-fired heating plant

for district heating production in Finland

Metso will supply a biomass-fired heating plant for district heating production to Elenia Lämpö in Turenki in Finland. The heating plant is...

Radar level transmitters study

- ARC Advisory Group research study

Ongoing financial instability plagued global markets around the world through 2010, but 2011 saw many major industries returning to growth including...

Advanced thermal imaging cameras

contributes to standardizing Measurement and Units

Measurement and Instrumentation

Existing everywhere such as air that we consume all the time without being aware of how precious and inevitable it is, the measurement and unit...

Acrylic flow meters

with built-in needle valve option

Measurement and Instrumentation

A multi-turn valve has been added to AALBORG Instruments’ ACRX Acrylic Flow Meter line. ACRX V’s feature complements existing ACRX meters...

Updated dryer controls

increase production at dairy manufacturer

Automation and Communication

Valio, solely owned by the Finnish dairy farmers, is the largest dairy company in Finland. The company is represented by 8.000 milk producers...

Alarm unit

monitors separators

Measurement and Instrumentation

The AFRISO WGA 01 D alarm unit monitors the thickness of the layer of separated liquids in oil, petrol and grease separators and generates an...

Ultrasonic flowmeter

for liquid applications

Measurement and Instrumentation

Krohne introduces the OPTISONIC 3400 ultrasonic flowmeter for liquids. The 3-beam inline flowmeter can be used for both standard and more demanding...

Rugged tablet

with android 4.1

Automation and Communication

Getac UK has launched the Getac Z710 tough and advanced tablet, equipped with Android 4.1.  The upgrade to the operating platform makes...

Display panel meter

for process measurement

Measurement and Instrumentation

Designed and manufactured by Omega, the DPi1701 series of 1/8 DIN monochrome, high resolution graphic display panel meter and data logger for...

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