Friday, 28 August 2015


Schlumberger in $14.8bn merger

Oil and gas technology firm Schlumberger has acquired flow equipment provider Cameron in a deal worth $14.8 billion (£9.5bn).

Fanuc CR-35iA robot

Fanuc extends ‘cobot’ range

Fanuc has launched what it calls a “game-changing” human-safe robot, with a higher payload than other units.


Materials boost for energy storage

Funding to develop advanced materials for future energy storage technologies has been announced.

Food and drink sector

'Bouyant' outlook for food sector

Growth in the UK food and drink manufacturing sector is forecast to rise between 3-4%, says a recent report.

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Ultra-compact refrigerant dryers save energy

Efficient and reliable compressed air treatment, such as refrigeration drying which removes unwanted moisture, is essential in many industrial applications.


Taking advantage of the Renewable Heat Incentive

Endress+Hauser’s experts specialise in reducing energy costs on key equipment such as boilers, compressors and chillers.

Pioneer Process

Maximise your plant design potential

Plant design specialist Pioneer Process provides competitive, detailed process, mechanical and electrical engineering plant design support for clean and wastewater EPC tendering and contracts.

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Cuadrilla shale site

Fracking quick

By Robert Smith

Is the government’s decision to ‘fast-track’ fracking applications a misguided masterstroke?

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Michael Ayres, deputy chief executive of Dearman

The power of cold

Backup gensets are resilient and reliable, but not sustainable in their current form, says Michael Ayres, deputy chief executive of Dearman.

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National Grid control centre

In demand

By John McKenna

With plant closures outstripping the supply of new electricity generating capacity, last month saw the launch of a campaign to recruit major energy users to help balance the grid.

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Mass flow meter with dosing pump: principle of operation Video

In this video Bronkhorst Cori-Tech, manufacturer of the world’s smallest Coriolis flow meters, presents the mechanism of a Coriolis mass flow meter from the mini CORI-FLOW series.

Beer video screen grab

Ubiquitous beer brewing system Video

Sabco has partnered with Unitronics to help beverage brewers of all kinds produce the perfect pint.



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