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Filling Milk Powder into Cans

Corresponding knowledge and expertise are required to construct machines with a modular design that are capable of filling the milk powder cleanly, precisely and efficiently into the cans. This is why Swiss Can Machinery selected Kollmorgen

A solution for different applications and industries: the filling and packaging systems at Swiss Can Machinery AG shows how this objective can...

Optimizing Water Systems with a Software

For boosting pumping station, Mitsubishi Electric released MAPS SCADA, an upgraded software implemented in Samara, Russia, for water treatment and water supply system

Automation and Communication

In 2015 Samara Municipal Systems started a refurbishment programme with 37 boosting pump stations. While replacing obsolete or worn-out control...

Flexibility and Functionality in a Compact Component

Offering intrinsic safety and simple handling, the FieldConnex® Multi-Input Output (MIO) from Pepperl+Fuchs it’s a compact fieldbus component that allows to connect digital signals to the fieldbus via a single address

Automation and Communication

Pepperl+Fuchs in Mannheim works continuously to make the handling of fieldbus installations even simpler and more secure. The FieldConnex® Multi-Input...

Recycling Water Supply: The Use of Clarifiers Equipment

Removing a significant amount of solids can be one of the most challenging parts of the process to recycle water supply. For this purpose, the water treatment industry relies on clarifiers or settlement tanks to ensure continues reliable operation

Processing Machinery

The investment in large infrastructure, such as clarifying equipment, is the result of considerable planning and preparation so site managers...

Getting Clean and Safe Drinking Water

ThermTech replied to this challenge launched by Thames Water by providing a more complex and best-performing version of its activated carbon system to meet stringent water clean up requirements for contaminants removal

Processing Machinery

Providing the population with clean drinking water is a dirty job. Many processes need to be implemented to remove impurities from waste water....

Better Use of Water Resources Through Asset Management Optimization

Wastewater management is a critical issue to face in today’s industry. In this article, Surendra Mappana explains how dedicated water automation products are helping industrial water users and utilities address the key challenges

Automation and Communication

The challenge of delivering clean and safe water to more users in more dispersed locations is becoming acute, with water utilities under ever...

Prevention of Failure in LDPE Plants

Vibrations and pulsations in reciprocating compressors cause very often shutdown, failures and disruption of service. This is why controlling and assessing vibration problems at an early stage is pivotal

Vibrations in rotating equipment Vibration is one of the main and more common causes of failure or unscheduled shutdown on rotating equipment....

Improved Motor Efficiency in the Water Industry

The water industry provides one of our most vital resources right to our doorstep, so minimum performance standards must be guaranteed. Raising efficiency becomes therefore the top priority to reduce energy costs

It has been estimated that as much as 90% of all industrial electrical energy consumed within the water industry is used to drive an electric...

Decoding Tubing Material Solutions

To guarantee the quality, consistency and safety of a product and reduce operational downtime, designing and implementing the best and most suitable food and beverage dispensing tubing solutions is a critical step

Equipment and Services

From the ubiquitous hand-pump for ketchup on French fries or cheese on nachos to peristaltic pumps for ice cream and slushies, types of food...

BLE-Beacon Technology

Lufthansa Industry Solutions chose ecom's technology for real-time localization and efficient, interconnected asset management

Automation and Communication

Industrial companies must continuously break new grounds to innovation and efficiency. In doing so, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)...

Cyber Security for Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) in Modern Automation Networks

The new open Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) Ethernet technology is well on its way to establish itself as fundamental technology for Industry 4.0 and IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) networks

Automation and Communication

TSN is comprised of several standards that are specified in the IEEE 802.1 and 802.3 working groups. Parts were already launched, others are...

On-line Turbidity Analysis: Latest Approaches

Turbidity is an acknowledged criteria for high water quality assessment. With human eye, turbidity in water below than 20 NTU (nephelometric turbidity unit) is just rarely perceptible

Measurement and Instrumentation

In most European countries‘ drinking water directives and regulations, turbidity as indicative parameter is mandatory with a limiting value...

Technology Transfer for New Medicine Accelerated

Emerson’s life science platform facilitates pharmaceutical and biotech operations for a more efficient development activity and accurate technology transfer from laboratory through to production

Automation and Communication

Emerson introduces DeltaV™ Discovery, an automation solution for research and discovery laboratories that accelerates new product introduction...

From Chemical to Medical Effect

HMI, Human-Machine Interfaces, are a relevant part in the manufacturing process of drugs. These systems are used to visualize data throughout the process or to control individual procedural steps manually

Automation and Communication

The history of medicine is as old as humanity itself. A discipline that largely consisted of monastic herbal lore in Europe from the Middle Ages...

The Importance of Pharmacometabonomics for Medicine and the Pharmaceutical Industry

Metabolic profiling is known as metabonomics and are measured using high-powered analytical technologies such as mass spectrometry or by nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy. The use of profiles of metabolites can help understand changes that occ

Metabolic profiling of plant, animal and human tissues and biofluids is an important technology in biology and medicine. The aim of these studies...

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