Verdantix report recommends Senseye PdM as “software for operational excellence”

Senseye, the industrial software company specialising in predictive maintenance, today shared a new report from Verdantix, which highlighted the value of its AI-powered, predictive maintenance software, Senseye PdM. Verdantix is a leading independent research and consulting firm with a focus on innovative technologies that optimise business operations. In its report, …

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Smart 5G patrol robots equipped with Advantech’s MIC-770 Edge computer deployed to fight coronavirus

As part of its effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, China is using 5G patrol robots developed by Guangzhou Gosuncn Robot using Advantech technology to monitor mask wearing and body temperatures in public places. Following the outbreak of COVID-19, the Guangzhou Gosuncn Robot upgraded its 5G-powered police patrol robot …

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Reducing the effects of cattle farming with methane monitors

In 2018, there were an estimated 1.002 billion head of cattle worldwide, an increase of 6.5 million head over 2017. Global meat production has continued, and is seemingly continuing, to rise and although cattle now accounts for a relatively smaller percentage of overall meat consumption, there were still over 68 …

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Intrinsically-Safe (IS) Associated Apparatus with Field Connections Reduces Installation and Maintenance Costs

One way to prevent explosions and fires in hazardous areas is to use the intrinsically safe method of protection, which prevents measurement and control devices from having enough energy to cause a spark or thermal ignition. Significant savings, both initial installation and ongoing maintenance costs can be achieved by selecting …

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Labfacility & The Northern Powerhouse

The UK’s leading manufacturer of temperature sensors is set to expand its operations in South Yorkshire after securing a six figure lending package from NPIF–BEF & FFEMicrofinance, which is managed by Business Enterprise Fund (BEF) and Finance for Enterprise (FFE) and part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund. The funds …

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New conductivity sensors from ifm cut cip costs

The new LDL100 and LDL200 conductivity sensors from ifm electronic make it easy to implement efficient and cost-effective CIP (cleaning in place) systems that are accurately controlled on the basis of media measurements, rather than simply relying on timed processes. Potential benefits include reduced CIP time, which enhances plant availability, …

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New for 2020 is the range extension of MOCA EC

New for 2020 is the range extension of MOCA EC 1935/2004 certified pressure regulators from ID Insert Deal srl. The MOCA directive relates to ensuring that the materials used to convey foodstuffs are inert so that there can be no chemical leaching from the materials into the product. The certification …

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Process optimisation and control with reliable multiphase measurement

Introduction Not all refineries are the same and as such, the challenges with blending crude feedstocks vary between facilities. Fluctuation in crude supply can be beneficial, however, it can also bring significant operational challenges during the desalting process that can have an impact further downstream into other parts of the …

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Yokogawa’s TDLS analyser helps maintain safety, maximise efficiency and reduce costs

How safe is your asset? The uncontrolled ignition of flammable components such as methane (CH4), carbon monoxide (CO), and hydrogen (H2) in the presence of combustion supporting oxygen (O2) can make chemical processing a hazardous activity, particularly in combustion. It is essential to minimise hazards while complying with emission regulations, …

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Instrumentation Monthly recommends Magnus Search

Magnus Search is a recruitment company that specialises in a number of key areas; Supply Chain Logistics, Oil & Gas, Industry & Commerce and Energy & Construction jobs. With close synergies to different industries, Magnus Search understands your business and the markets you operate in and offers a truly tailored …

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