January 2017

Image 1. A device commonly used to sample an HTF while in operation. All graphics courtesy of Global Group of Companies
Maintenance & Safety

Heat exchanger maintenance basics

Jan. 17, 2017
High temperatures and HTF degradation are just some of the challenges of this equipment’s upkeep.
Drum filler with spiral. All graphics courtesy of Erie Technical Systems Inc.
Material Handling (Dry & Wet)

One system for three operations

Jan. 12, 2017
Combined functions addressed the operational requirements and solved challenges for a U.S. manufacturer.
HMIs play a vital role in machinery design. All images courtesy of EAO AG.

Safe, reliable & ergonomic HMI design

Jan. 9, 2017
Consider operators and other personnel during equipment design and selection to prevent accidents
Photos courtesy of AHR Expo
Heating & Cooling

Latest trends in HVACR

Jan. 4, 2017
The AHR Expo, slated for Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 in Las Vegas, exemplifies the industry’s push for efficiency and innovation.
All graphics courtesy of Vibra Screw Inc.
Weighers & Feeders

Gold King Mine cleanup

Jan. 2, 2017
An innovative screw feeder aids hydrated lime supply