Vibration Control Articles

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Maintenance tips for cooling towers - White Paper

by Hansford Sensors  (May 20, 2016)

Cooling towers are prone to the typical causes of rotating machine failure such as misalignment, but also face a range of specific environmental challenges, including high or gusting wind speeds, dust, sand and, in coastal locations, high concentrations of salt. In the 1990s, for example, vibration and accelerated wear caused a fan blade to shear ...

Investing in a Safe and Healthy Workforce

by EHS Insight  (Mar. 2, 2016)

Poor physical and mental health are some of the leading contributors to inadequate employee performance. These conditions can be easily prevented or treated, but are often overlooked. This is especially true in offshore locations as employees are away from their familiar environment, friends, and family for long periods of time. ...

The Power of the Moon

by Sulzer  (Nov. 4, 2015)

The influence the moon has on life on earth is disputed. However, during an assignment in Southeast Asia, vibration experts from Sulzer were able to clearly confirm that the moon can even affect pumps. With its broad expertise, the Sulzer team was able to solve an unusual case of vibration. Southeast Asia is a key exporter of LNG (liquefied ...

If you can’t stand the CO2, get out of the kitchen – Part 2

by Analox Sensor Technology  (Oct. 22, 2015)

In Part 1 we reviewed the many standards, specifications and technical bulletins on commercial kitchen ventilation that have been published since 2000. In Part 2 we investigate four of the more recent ones, with a particular focus on carbon dioxide (CO2) ...

Acoustically induced vibration: A review of industry best practice

by WKC Group  (Sep. 22, 2015)

WKC Partner and Noise and Vibration practice leader, Richard Palmer, has recently had an article published in the Institute of Acoustics (IOA) Journal titled ‘Acoustically Induced Vibration: A Review of Industry Best Practice’. This technical paper, which provides the reader with a better understanding of the AIV phenomenon, was ...

Former Ordnance Survey (2) – Case Study

by Envirochem Analytical Laboratories LTD  (Aug. 13, 2015)

Project Highlights Envirochem carried out environmental perimeter monitoring during the demolition of the former Ordnance survey site in Southampton. Airborne Dust, noise and vibration levels were all monitored using state of the art equipment. Project Description ...

Former Ordnance Survey – Case Study

by Envirochem Analytical Laboratories LTD  (Aug. 13, 2015)

Project Highlights Envirochem carried out environmental perimeter monitoring during the demolition of the former Ordnance survey site in Southampton. Airborne Dust, noise and vibration levels were all monitored using state of the art equipment. Project Description ...

Continuous, Centralized Monitoring Drives O&M Optimization

by Wind Energy Update - part of the FC Business Intelligence Ltd group  (Jun. 3, 2015)

In a survey conducted by Wind Energy Update this year, 80% of wind turbine owners indicated they take either a predictive or preventative approach to maintenance. Furthermore, 77% indicated that they deploy Condition Monitoring Systems (CMS). “If you can leverage data to increase plant performance by even 1%, you are looking at significant ...

Customized Drilling Waste Hi-G Dryer Shipped to North Africa

Along with large scale application of KOSUN drilling waste management equipment in North Africa market, establishment of two after-sales service centers respectively in Egypt and Algeria and four-year strategic cooperation with a local partner, KOSUN drilling waste management equipment has been well accepted by customers in North Africa. Now there ...

OEM Wear Strip solution - Case Study

by Diversified Plastics, Inc.  (Apr. 10, 2015)

The Client Challenge Wear strips were needed for a sliding filter belt. In this particular application, a vacuum is applied from the underside of the assembly, through the filter belt and also through the slide wear strip, pulling the filtered material through the filter belt as it conveys down the wear strips. Multiple wear strips are joined to ...

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