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  • Hydraulic Fracturing

    A new standards initiative in Subcommittee D18.26 on hydraulic fracturing will drive best practices for this energy-producing process. A newly formed ASTM International subcommittee is tackling the topic of hydraulic fracturing, addressing the need for consensus standards in this rapidly growing area of the energy field. Subcommittee D18.26 on Hydraulic Fracturing, part of ASTM Committee ...


    By ASTM International

  • Experience Eaton’s Solutions that Power Construction and Agriculture at bauma China 2014

    Power management company Eaton will showcase the latest solutions that are improving equipment quality, reliability, sustainability, productivity and safety in the construction and agriculture industries at bauma China 2014. The international trade fair for construction machinery is being held November 25-28 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Shanghai. Eaton’s booth, # 340, ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • New pressure reducing valve helps minimizing power consumption and improving energy efficiency of hydraulic systems for wind turbines

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton today introduced at HUSUM WindEnergy a pressure reducing valve specifically designed for wind energy applications. The additional function of the 1 PDC5 pressure reducing valve is its ability to keep the pressure of an accumulator stored for a long period of time without any significant leakage. Its performance characteristics help improve the energy ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • KEPCO Engineering & Construction Selects Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise for Nuclear Power Plant Design

     KEPCO Engineering & Construction (KEPCO E&C), an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company based in South Korea, has selected Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions for the engineering design of nuclear power plants. KEPCO E&C is a Korean EPC for ...


    By Intergraph Corporation

  • Climate impact, flood protection and hydraulic engineering

    The climate extremes of recent months have made it very clear again that flooding or extremely dry periods and all their consequences are a challenge that cannot be met without intensive international exchange and joint action. Scientists, business experts, politicians and representatives of municipalities and countries from the whole of Europe will meet at acqua alta, to be held in Hamburg from ...

  • Eaton Showcases the Latest Hydraulic and Filtration Solutions at Annual Distributor Meeting

    Power management company Eaton today opened its 2014 Eaton Distributor Meeting, or EDM, an industry-unique event. The only event of its kind for the hydraulics industry, Eaton’s Distributor Meeting brings together more than 1,000 Eaton distributors, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and product and market experts from around the world to exchange ideas that inspire innovative power ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Eaton to showcase cross-platform hydraulic solutions for refuse vehicles at WasteExpo 2013

    At this year’s WasteExpo in New Orleans, diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton will demonstrate how its hydraulic solutions provide fleet owners and operators with peace of mind by providing fuel savings, enhancing productivity and significantly reducing operating costs. The event, which runs from May 20-23, 2013 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, gives Eaton an ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Iberdrola Renovables starts the construction of its first wind farm in Hungary

    IBERDROLA RENOVABLES has started the construction of its first wind farm in Hungary, called Kisigmand, which has an installed power of 50 megawatts (MW) and is located in the province of Komarom-Esztergom. The installation, which comprises 25 G90 wind turbines of 2 MW of nominal power made by Gamesa, will enable the Company to progress in the development of wind farms in Hungary, an attractive ...


    By Iberdrola

  • Eaton’s Low-Temperature Hydraulic Hose is Critical in Extreme Cold Environments

    Power management company Eaton today introduced the ICE CHAMPION™EC810 hose for extreme low temperature applications. This spiral wire reinforced hydraulic hose withstands temperatures as low as -57°C (-70°F) and pressures as high as 420 bar (6,100 psi) making it particularly well-suited for use in high pressure hydraulic circuits operating in polar climates. Eaton’s ICE ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Hydraulic Flow Control Valve for the Canal de Champfleury in Avignon /France

    ROMAG aquacare ag supplied not only the technical equipment and control for the flow control valve in the 7.0 m wide sewage channel, but also conducted the project planning. As part of a new overall concept for the drainage of the Agglomeration Grand Avignon, the treatment of the rain water from combined sewage had to be renovated after the new construction of the waste water treatment plant. ...


    By ROMAG aquacare ag

  • The advantage of Using CNC Grinding Machine in Hydraulic motor Processing

     Hydraulic motor is kind of hydraulic system of hydraulic motor which is also known as the oil motor, mainly used in injection molding machinery, ships, engineering machinery, construction machinery, coal mine machinery, mining machinery, metallurgical machinery, ship machinery, petrochemical industry, port machinery, etc. Due to these characteristics of ...

  • The advantage of Using CNC Grinding Machine in Hydraulic motor Processing

     Hydraulic motor is kind of hydraulic system of hydraulic motor which is also known as the oil motor, mainly used in injection molding machinery, ships, engineering machinery, construction machinery, coal mine machinery, mining machinery, metallurgical machinery, ship machinery, petrochemical industry, port machinery, etc. Due to these characteristics of Hydraulic motor, so ...


  • Eaton Invests US$12 Million in Construction of New State-of-the-Art

    Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced it will invest US$12 million in the development of a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Casablanca’s Midparc Free Zone. To celebrate the beginning of construction work, a ground-breaking ceremony was today held at the site attended by Moulay Hafid El Alamy, Minister of Industry, Trade and New Technologies, Frank Campbell, ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Hydraulic Fracturing Companies Using Oil Skimmers to Clean Flowback

    Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is a process that recovers natural gas and oil from deep shale formations that contain large amounts of the fuels. Fracking requires the drilling of a well vertically underground, past the deepest aquifer containing fresh groundwater. Steel surface casing is inserted down the well ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Eaton Launches New Copper Loadcenter to Simplify Light Commercial Construction Projects

    Power management company Eaton today announced a new three-phase copper loadcenter. Designed to enhance conductivity and corrosion resistance in light commercial and residential applications, the loadcenter accepts plug-on Type BR circuit breakers with the ability to fill project orders directly from stock to save time and simplify ordering. The solution is available in industry-leading ratings ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Eaton Hydraulic Technologies Improve Reliability for Oil and Gas Applications

    Operational reliability in the petrochemical sector is heavily affected by unplanned maintenance events caused by piston rod corrosion and hydraulic hose failure, both which can be better managed with Eaton's dependable and cost-effective hydraulic technologies. Piston rod corrosion and abrasion wear are persistent problems that have been a major source of unreliability, particularly in offshore ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • E.ON: Construction begins on Amrumbank West wind farm in the North Sea

    E.ON is further expanding its renewables business and has started construction of Amrumbank West wind farm in the North Sea. The first foundation was installed today 37 kilometer northwest of the island of Helgoland. To help build Amrumbank West and other offshore projects, E.ON has chartered the MPI Discovery, a self-elevating turbine installation vessel or jackup rig, for several years. The ...


    By E.ON AG

  • Offshore wind farm construction noise can displace harbour porpoises

    Noise caused by construction of Germany’s first offshore wind farm caused significant habitat disturbance for harbour porpoises, according to a recent study. Its results suggest that porpoises avoided areas up to 20 kilometres from the noise source during construction of the wind farm’s foundations. Development of offshore wind farms plays a major role in the shift towards renewable ...

  • Ocean Power Technologies Completes Testing of Next Generation Power Take-Off

    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT) ("OPT" or the "Company"), a leading wave energy technology company, today announced the successful completion of extensive factory acceptance testing of the first of its next generation power take-off (“PTO”) units for the Company’s utility-scale PowerBuoy®, the PB150. The PTO has now been ...

  • Eaton power on demand provides retrofit for Heil Trucks

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton now offers a modified version of its hydraulic Power On Demand™ technology to provide a retrofit for front-loading Heil trucks. This solution is now available through the Heil network of 50 dealerships across North America. During WasteExpo from May 20-23, 2013, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Eaton will showcase the ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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