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  • Blanket Success

    Partech's production team have been working flat out to supply Severn Trent a company wide suite of portable Sludge Blanket Detectors. The order for 380 units is the largest single contract for this type of product in the company's 48 year history. Severn Trent made the decision to move away from the traditional dipping tube type alternative for a variety of reasons. These included the safety ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • SludgeWatch 715 Sludge Blanket Detector

    For our Partech instrument product focus this month, we’re looking at our portable 715 sludge blanket detector. It’s one of our most popular products with distributors all over the world and it’s not surprising as to why people like it so much… This little ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Printing blankets huge success in customer trials

    Trials of the new Trelleborg Vulcan Quickstart blanket at Italian printer Ancora Arti Grafiche have gone so well that one blanket is still in use on a Heidelberg Speedmaster 102 after more than two million impressions.  The printer, which specializes in producing high-quality commercial work and books mainly for the church, already uses the industry-leading blankets Vulcan Folio and Vulcan ...

  • Bristol Water goes for Partech - fixed point sludge blanket detection

    Quality drinking water is appreciated worldwide and only by applying the best treatment technologies will it satisfy all relevant standards and regulations. In the UK, Bristol Water takes pride is supplying its customers with the highest quality drinking water coming from two treatment plants close to the Severn Estuary on the north side of Bristol. With a capacity of 60 mega litres per day, the ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Energetics and MELEMAX Win $300M Blanket Purchase Agreement Award

    VSE Corporation (NASDAQ: VSEC) reported today that subsidiary, Energetics Incorporated, as part of the MELEMAX Team, has been selected for a multiple award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) from the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) for Technical, Programmatic, and Engineering Support Services. The MELEMAX ...


    By Energetics, Inc.

  • Hach releases low-maintenance sludge blanket for level monitoring

    Hach’s SONATAX sc optimizes sludge extraction, manages recirculation, and warns of potential solids washouts that may result in costly permit violations. The SONATAX sc probe stays clean by using a magnetic coupled wiper that wipes the face of the probe. The wiper functions with a magnetic connection and without a shaft so there are no o-rings to replace and no need to open the probe housing. ...

  • Smoke blankets Jamaica`s capital as dump fire burns

    Thick, noxious smoke blanketed Jamaica's capital Thursday as a wind-fanned fire burned at a sprawling, open-air waste dump on the city's outskirts that has seen repeated blazes. Firefighters were trying to put out the fire as it billowed acrid smoke across Kingston and parts of neighboring St. Catherine parish. Schools closed and the government advised residents to stay indoors and close windows. ...


    By Associated Press

  • Groth Corporation’s blanket gas regulator is now available in half inch connection size

    Groth Corporation announces an expansion to the Model 3011/3041 Blanket Gas Regulator product line to include ½” connection sizes. The expansion to ½” connection sizes provides the customer with a more cost-effective solution for lower volume processes which require lower flow capacities.Previously available only in one inch size, the Model 3011/3041 Blanket Gas Regulator features direct acting, ...

  • ASTM C686 - 90(2011)e1 standard test method for parting strength of mineral fiber batt- and blanket-type insulation

    Tensile strength is a fundamental property associated with mineral fiber manufacture since it is influenced by the type of fiber, the deposition of fiber, the type and the amount of bonding agent, and the method of curing the resin to form a bonded insulation product. The test is an indication of product integrity and the ability of the product to be successfully handled and applied in the field. ...


    By ASTM International

  • ICF International Awarded $20 Million Multiple-Award Blanket Purchase Agreement for U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has been awarded a new multiple-award contract by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Climate Change Division to provide technical and outreach support for the Natural Gas STAR program. The contract has a ceiling ...


    By ICF International, Inc.

  • Dade Moeller Wins Technical, Engineering, Programmatic Blanket Purchase Agreement with DOE, NNSA

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)awarded Dade Moeller an Enterprise Wide Technical, Engineering, and Programmatic Support Services Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with a period of performance of 5 years and a ceiling of $300 million. Under the BPA, all DOE and NNSA offices can access Dade Moeller’s expertise on a variety of ...

  • A New Method to Control Odors

    Odor Control Co introduces a new way to control odors. Use our new blankets with neutralizing granules. Either hanging as a curtain or laying as a cover, the blankets screen out the odors. Use indoors or out. Custom designed to fit your dimensions and needs. Standard blankets are 24' X 24' and have 8 chambers. Each chamber holds about 1 pound of odor controlling granules. Grommets can be placed ...


    By Odor Control Co., Inc.

  • The Sludge Gun®: Target Your Sludge!

    This Portable Sludge Blanket Level Detector measures solid-liquid interface levels in clarifiers, tanks and lagoons, and helps provide valuable silt and sludge level profiles. It allows users to monitor sludge bed depth for regulatory compliance and prevention of carryover, and to eliminate unnecessary pumping/dredging. Using high-intensity infrared light, it detects sludge densities ranging ...

  • Controlling Sludge in Lamella Clarifiers

    This month we are focusing on the control of sludge blanket build up in Lamella Clarifiers. Lamella Clarifiers, also known as Inclined Plate Separators (IPS) are in common use at Waste Water Treatment Sites as small footprint plant settlement units and are often employed in place of conventional settling tanks. Controlling Sludge Blanket Build up Effluent ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Severn Trent gets the Partech Treatment

    The treatment of sewage, wastewater and water has been transformed into a clean and efficient operation in mid-Wales and the Midlands thanks to a suite of portable Sludge Blanket Detectors which have been supplied to Severn Trent Water by Partech Instruments. Following the largest order in Partech’s 49 year history for this type of product, 450 units of the market leading SludgeWatch715 ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Partech are WIOA winners

    Partech had the honour of winning the Ron Bergmeier ‘Best Stand’ award at this year’s Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition, held in Bendigo, Australia on 5-6th September. Supported by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA), the prestigious award was handed to the combined Partech and Fluidquip stall. An innovative demonstration of ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Sludge Monitors and the Top Three Ways they can Help your Business

    One of our recent blogs discussed how wastewater could be used to make money in treatment plants. As a result, we thought we’d take a look at the benefits of sludge monitors and how they can help your business in the water industry. We’ve listed our top three ways sludge blanket can help in the everyday treatment of water. Stop Sludge Escaping! By ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Sludge Finder 2 - Energy-saving and reliable at Wessex Water

    Pulsar Process Measurement have supplied seven of their latest sludge blanket monitors, Sludge Finder 2 to Wessex Water for use at Christchurch STW. The acoustic technology replaced outmoded dipping probes which were unreliable and led to poor control of the system. At Christchurch, the final settlement tanks are set up to run at an ideal sludge blanket of 15-20% of tank depth, controlled by the ...

  • OSCAR Oil Sheen Containment And Removal System

    William Litwin, President of Guardian Environmental Technologies is pleased to announce a new development in the critical field of dealing with spilled oil and other petroleum products in ports, harbors, marinas and even at sea. This device named "OSCAR"was ...

  • Pulsar's Sludge Finder 2 Helps Severn Trent to Generate Extra Electricity

    Pulsar Process Measurement have supplied eight Sludge Finder 2 sludge interface monitors to Severn Trent's Stoke Bardolph site as part of a process improvement project that has allowed the company to significantly increase electricity generation on site and return energy to the National Grid In common with many large sewage treatment works, Stoke Bardolph uses the gas produced in the digesters to ...

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