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  • Opportunity for Ipswich job seekers as Haven Power opens its doors

    Leading Ipswich employer Haven Power is looking for local people to join its 400-strong workforce by hosting an open evening at its Ransomes Europark headquarters on Thursday 6th September. With 10 vacancies across customer services, sales and admin, this is an opportunity for Ipswich job seekers to find their ideal role. Paul Sheffield, Chief Operating Officer at Haven Power, said, “With ...


    By Haven Power Ltd

  • Siemens Gas Chromatograph (GC) valve renewal program - Case Study

    Challenge At a large chemical plant located in the Gulf Coast region, the customer’s main challenges were cost of maintenance for Siemens Gas Chromatographs, lack of preventive maintenance and a shortage of trained resources to accomplish the day-to-day tasks at their plant site. With the existing economical environment, the customer was looking for a solution that could offer the ...

  • What Is the Future of Sanitary Valves Purchasing?

    The sanitary valve is a useful product that serves different functions and purposes in social life. These functions can be adapted to the needs of individuals according to their social and commercial environment. Through the use of the sanitary valve, people will lead a life of ease and acceptance because everyone aspires to such an installation. The valve is a practical choice in different ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Harmony Europe Is More Than Equipment

    More Than Equipment Harmony Europe, located in Toulouse, France, has been the subsidiary office of Harmony Enterprises for the past ten years.  Although they are a direct extension of Harmony Enterprises, Harmony Europe is responsible for a wide range of business outside of the continental United States.  This office has done an incredible job with equipment sales, service, and special ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • Harmony SmartPacks are a Smash at the French Open

    Harmony SmartPack and The French Open – A Perfect Match! The French Open has become synonymous with superb tennis, beautiful venues, and an interactive audience engagement.  Like many other major sporting events, it strives to utilize innovative and sustainable waste solutions that enhance the guest experience.  Partnering with our subsidiary office, Harmony Europe, located in ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • How To Cut The Cable & Go Wireless With Remote Tank Level Sensors

    One of the first questions we get asked about our remote tank level monitoring system, Tank Cloud, is whether or not it’s wireless. The answer is no, but we integrate very well with wireless. There are really two ways to cut the ...

  • Utility Monitoring in a School Building

    Universal Input Data Loggers Offer Total Building Solution A customer needed a utility monitoring solution to accurately monitor utility usage in a school building, totalized by floor. They needed to present this data in an easy-to-understand dashboard for each wing and as an aggregate total for the entire building. The client also had electric sub-panels on each floor, but they are separated ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • W-Tank, New challenge accomplished

    W-Tank lightness and fast assembly time allow to replace a steel tank in 72 hours ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Arctic Sea Ice Mass Balance Buoys - University of Manitoba Environment and Geography Center for Earth Observation Science - Case Study

    The University of Manitoba Environment and Geography Center for Earth Observation Science is monitoring the evolution of ice growth and melt by researching the exchange of heat between the ocean, ice, and atmosphere. There is worldwide concern about the environmental conditions in the Arctic. The University of Manitoba Environment and Geography Center for Earth Observation Science is using a ...


    By BeadedStream

  • 3 Water Utilities that Lowered their Arsenic Levels with AdEdge

    Finding an appropriate solution to address arsenic in raw water can be challenging for utilities. Studies have shown that when ingested in high concentrations, it is linked to cancer in the skin, lungs, bladder and kidney, and can cause significant skin changes, such as thickening and pigmentation, as well as other health issues. For this reason, the ...

  • Things you should know about Body Seal Materials and Butterfly Valve Seats

    Butterfly valve, as one of the basic kinds of successful valves, has been widely used in many fields. It is basically connected to reach on-off channeling and flow control. In general, it has been important in the fields of petroleum, the industry of substances, metallurgy, electricity and water, etc. With expanding ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Introduction of Check Valve

    With the continuous improvement of high-tech development, valve conditions are also getting higher and higher. New valve products continue to enter the market, the upgrade of drive mode, changes of structures as well as temperature and pressure corrosion on the material requirements of the ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Closed Circuit Coolers: Design with winter in mind

    When outside temperatures fall below freezing, water inevitably forms into ice. Open cooling towers can be susceptible to freezing due to their inherent nature of operation. As a result, ice formation becomes a subject of management, not elimination. Fortunately, there are alternative solutions. Closed circuit coolers are used for a multitude of niche applications, but are ideal for evaporative ...


    By Evapco Inc.

  • An Introduction to Ventilation Butterfly Valve

    Overview: Ventilation butterfly valve is used in chemical industry, building materials, power plants, glass and other industries in the ventilation, environmental engineering dust or hot air gas pipeline. It acts as a gas medium to regulate and control the flow or shut-off in the pipes. ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Sand island gravity thickener tank - Case study

    Project: Rehabilitation of Gravity Thickener Tank #1 Location: Sand Island WWTP - Honolulu, Hawaii Owner: ENV - City and County of Honolulu Applicator: Zelinsky Company Sauereisen Representative: J.A. Crawford Company Products: ...


    By Sauereisen Inc.

  • Identification of potential sewer mining locations: a Monte-Carlo based approach

    Rapid urbanization affecting demand patterns, coupled with potential water shortages due to supply side impacts of climatic changes, has led to the emergence of new technologies for water and wastewater reuse. Sewer mining (SM) is a novel decentralized option that could potentially provide non-potable water for urban uses, including for example the irrigation of urban green spaces, providing a ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Considerations for the design of bottom intake systems

    Knowing the scarcity of water in the southeast of Spain and how the rain occurs, we considered the design of intake systems in ephemeral riverbeds in order to try to capture part of the runoff flow. The intake systems generally consist of a rack located in the bottom of a river channel, so that the water collected passes down the rack and leads to the side channel. This behaviour has been ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Associations between extreme precipitation and acute gastro-intestinal illness due to cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis in an urban Canadian drinking water system (1997–2009)

    Drinking water related infections are expected to increase in the future due to climate change. Understanding the current links between these infections and environmental factors is vital to understand and reduce the future burden of illness. We investigated the relationship between weekly reported cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis (n = 7,422), extreme precipitation (>90th percentile), ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Assessment on inflow and infiltration in sewerage systems of Kuantan, Pahang

    Inflow and infiltration are important aspects of sewerage systems that need to be considered during the design stage and constantly monitored once the sewerage system is in operation. The aim of this research is to analyse the relationship of rainfall as well as inflow infiltration with sewage flow patterns through data collected from fieldwork. Three sewer pipelines were selected at the ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Navigating uncertain ground using the right equipment

    Starting with specialization It started with one man and his pickup truck. Tom Banks’ then one-man operation was rooted in specialization. Formed in 2001, Banks Gas Services, Inc. quickly grew from one employee to nearly one hundred. Today the company is a full-fledged gas distribution contractor headquartered in the Pittsburgh area and serving gas distribution companies in ...


    By McLaughlin Group, Inc.

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