Displaying 1–25 of 455 results for

Sort By Relevance Sort By Date
1 2 3 4 5 ...19

Pump Up the Bottom Line

(Article)

There's money to be saved by operating pumps more efficiently

Zirconium, Anyone

(Article)

The metal has clear benefits in some highly corrosive chemical process ...

Get Expert Advice From Your Peers

(Article)

Nothing Like the Real Thing

(Article)

Coriolis flow meters: The most fun we have developing content for this magazine happens when we find fellow chemical process plant comrades who are willing to talk about the ways they're making newer technologies work for them.

Statistical Software Helps Dow Reach Six Sigma Goals

(Article)

Standardizing has simplified training and optimization efforts

Containment: Seals and Packing

(Article)

Sites summon specialists

(Article)

The recent painful downturn and high energy costs are pushing corporate ...

Don't Let Slurries Ruin Your Seals

(Article)

Various approaches can protect seals, but only a few are effective

Keep motor drives ready for action

(Article)

Annually reforming stored or non-operational drives ensures that they remain ...

Achieve total productive maintenance

(Article)

In order to achieve all the benefits of a total productive maintenance ...

Maintaining Pump Prime

(Article)

Any pumping system must have the available NPSH of the system be equal to or exceed the NPSH required by the pump. A control valve or flow meter installed in the suction line will add to the suction pressure drop.

Process management: Raise an alarm about alarms

(Article)

Sure, having more alarms is a plus if they contribute to better plant operation. But nowadays, more and more chemical plants have numerous alarms that are causing more trouble than they are worth.

Become a more efficient chemical plant employee

(Article)

Plant employees aren't all that different from plant equipment. Both need to be efficient without being over-worked. This article details the things you can do to be more effective at your job.

What makes a workplace great?

(Article)

What exactly goes into a great workplace? Senior editor Diane Dierking investigates and finds that companies that foster trust, pride and camaraderie among coworkers rank highest.

Nominations open for Plant Innovation Award

(Article)

The award is presented annually to recognize innovative solutions to processing problems at chemical plants throughout the world. Nominate a worthy candidate today.

Powertrain performance echoes effective predictive maintenance

(Article)

Machinery maintenance efforts should begin before a piece of hardware even makes its way to the plant floor.

S88 Redefines Clean in Place Operations

(Article)

Chemical manufacturing & process engineering: Object-oriented and class-based programming simplifies design, testing and validation of reusable modules, such as those found in Clean-in-Place (CIP) processes.

Determining the best hardware quote

(Article)

Chemical manufacturing & process engineering: Keep a few pointers in mind when sorting through proposals for distillation column internals. They will make it easier to equitably compare the quotes, including assessing performance claims and even alternative hardware recommendations.

Get a handle on random errors

(Article)

This second article from Dr. Gooddata explains how to estimate the magnitude and effects of random errors in data.

Process Industry Practices civil, structural, architectural package complete ...

(Article)

Process engineering & chemical manufacturing: As of June 2005, almost 480 PIP Practices in all eight disciplines had been published. Around 560 total Practices are targeted for publication and maintenance. The Civil, Structural, Architectural (CSA) discipline makes up 43 of the total PIP Practices.

Leveraging Automation to Maximize Boiler Efficiencies

(Article)

Process engineering and chemical manufacturing: While an average industrial power boiler has a lifespan of up to 50 years or more, replacing one can be a costly investment. Depending on the age of a particular boiler and its projected remaining useful life, manufacturers usually have strong ...

Sort By Relevance Sort By Date
1 2 3 4 5 ...19