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  • Take the opportunity to see the Redoma Thunderhawk processing your cables live!

    This summer we will go on tour across Europe approaching our customers personally - showroom and demonstration area in one! We present our turn-key cable recycling system Thunderhawk A and B on the road starting on Monday, June 26th in the Czech Republic! Mobility is the key to our road show. The rapid relocation possibilities makes it highly flexible to reach all customers. Our roadshow ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • New AQMesh co-location comparisons show very strong correlation values

    Recent co-location comparison trials using the latest AQMesh processing (v4.2.3) have further proven AQMesh performance with impressive R2 values in excess of O.8 and 0.9 for NO2 in Benelux, Slovakia and ...


    By AQMesh

  • GSSI StructureScan Mini XT is now available for rent from Exploration Instruments!

    The StructureScan Mini XT is GSSI’s newest model of their very popular all-in-one GPR systems for concrete inspection. Capable of both 2D and 3D investigation, the StructureScan Mini XT offers a 2.7 GHz antenna for superior target resolution and can reach depths of 20 inches (50 cm). From our perspective, it appears that the manufacturer took the best of the previous models and combined ...

  • Honeywell to Provide Managed Smart Grid Services to Three U.S. Utilities

    Honeywell announced recently it will provide three power providers in the United States with managed smart grid services that are designed to offer a simpler way to manage very technical smart grid networks, and enable improved electricity service and reliability for customers. The Honeywell subscription services are intended to offer an alternative for smaller utilities, which typically have ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Nordson ASYMTEK receives innovation and vision awards at Nepcon China 2017

    Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, received two prestigious awards for innovative technology during NEPCON China 2017: the Innovation Award from Electronics Manufacturing (EM) Asia in the category of Special ...


    By Nordson EFD

  • Distributed Generation an Ongoing Threat to Utility Revenues and Hosting Capacity, Accenture Research Shows

    Utilities face the greatest risk of lost revenues from distributed generation (DG), including residential solar photovoltaics and fuel cells, according to Accenture's ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Florida is Burning: Ready Containment Donates 2 Onion Tanks

    It is all over the news that forest fires are burning throughout the state. So Ready Containment donated two 5000 gallons Onion Tanks to the Florida Forest Service similar to the one shown. The tanks are used to stage water in remote locations for use by the firefighters. Ready Containment, LLC. is proud to be able to help keep the residence of Florida and proerty safe from the States wild fires. ...


    By Ready Containment, LLC

  • Rotork CK valve actuators deliver intelligent modular solutions

    The innovative Rotork CK range of modular electric valve actuators is designed to meet diverse actuation applications in the power and water industry. undefined ...


    By Rotork

  • Rotork CK valve actuators deliver intelligent modular solutions

    Built on the cornerstones of reliability and safety inherent in all Rotork products, the CK enhances the scope of Rotork flow control technology. The modular CK design provides flexibility and configurability, enabling quick selection from stock to meet customer specification with short lead times. The torque range facilitates reliable operation of valve types and sizes typically found in ...


    By Rotork

  • MediBurn: Destroying Medical Waste in Developing Countries and Remote Locations

    A devastating earthquake occurs in Haiti. An outbreak of Ebola is reported in Africa. A volcano destroys half of the Caribbean island of Montserrat. What do they have in common? In each case, Elastec’s MediBurn was employed to assist in the recovery. MediBurn is a diesel fueled medical waste incinerator designed for use in hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, laboratories, blood banks and ...


    By Elastec

  • `Extreme sleepover #20` – welcome to dataworld

    I’m standing 100 feet underground in a fluorescent-white room. In the centre, stand four rows of server cabinets. I’m following Matej, a data centre technician, as he carries out some diagnostic tests on the facility’s IT equipment. To get here we had to go through several security checks, including a high-tech biometric fingerprint scanner and a good old-fashioned, ...


    By Cambridge University

  • Oracle Utilities Launches Smart Grid and IoT Device Management Solution in the Cloud

    Oracle recently introduced Oracle Utilities Operational Device Cloud Service (ODCS), a new cloud offering that is designed to enable utilities to further automate the management of their grid assets and devices, at a total lower cost of ownership. The utilities industry is going through tremendous transformation as a result of IoT and increasing distributed energy resources. The ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • New York PSC mandates grid-scale storage projects for investor-owned utilities

    With the mass proliferation of energy storage capacity, New York regulators have mandated investor-owned utilities deploy energy storage systems by the 2018. The state Public Service Commission (PSC) issued an order last week requiring each individual utility to have energy storage projects “deployed and operating at no fewer than two separate distribution substations or ...

  • Public Service Enterprise Group Outlines Capital Investment Program

    Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) said that it plans to invest approximately $15 billion over the next five years upgrading its energy infrastructure. PSEG reaffirmed its 2017 earnings guidance of $2.80 to $3.00 per share. Speaking at the company's Annual Investor Conference in New York, Ralph Izzo, PSEG chairman, president and CEO, told the financial community that the company's strategy ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Forbes Announce Major Expansion Of Their Auotmated Thermoplastic Tank Prodcution Facility

    Three years ago Forbes Technologies Lid invested £1.5 million in a brand new facility for the manufacture of large helically wound thermoplastic tanks with capacities in excess of 100 cubic metres. With demand increasing for tanks in High Density Polyethylene PE 100, work has started on a major expansion in production space at their Kelso factory, located in the Scottish Borders. The ...


    By Forbes Technologies Ltd

  • UL and Ricoh Announce Training Collaboration to Focus on Additive Manufacturing Education

    UL, a global safety science organization, and Ricoh USA, Inc., a technology and services company, today announced a collaboration through which the two companies will  provide training to UL and Ricoh customers. The initial goal of the relationship is to promote the proper usage and advancement of Additive Manufacturing (AM) ...


    By UL LLC

  • Markham Brook outfall protected with WaStop

    Difficult installation locations puts many off installing check valves. WaStop thrives in these conditions and rises to the challenge. At Markham Brook WaStop provided a bespoke flange for quick and easy installation ensuring low installation costs and 100% back flow protection. A 1200DN WaStop was designed by  with a specially shaped flange to fit the ‘snug shaped’ existing ...


    By Wapro AB

  • ANDRITZ receives two orders for hydropower plants in Norway and DR Congo

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Eidsiva Vannkraft AS to supply electromechanical equipment for the new Nedre Otta hydropower plant in Norway and from the Government utility SNEL (Société Nationale d’Électricité) for rehabilitation of the existing Mwadingusha hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of ...


    By ANDRITZ HYDRO Hammerfest

  • DN600 WaStop protects from flooding in Depew, New York

    Flooding occurred regularly at the pubic works (water and sewer) yard where offices, public works trucks and snow plows are located. An old underground valve vault in the compound flooded every year in the spring snow melt. The vault drained into the creek and was protected with an Iron flap valve. The flap valve always seized partly open rendering if useless for flood protection. The operators ...


    By Wapro AB

  • GUIDETTI SRL, as synonymous of innovation, easy-to-use technology

    GUIDETTI SRL, as synonymous of innovation, easy-to-use technology, solutions for different needs, electric cables’ recycling, radiators’ recycling, WEEE solutions, aluminum processing, separation between materials having different specific weight, has never disappointed market’s expectations. Every year, GUIDETTI ...


    By Guidetti Recycling S.r.l.

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