Sustainability May 24, 2018

Tribologist and lubrication group names president for 2018-19

The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) announced Greg Croce, a technical manager for Chevron Products Company, has been named president of the group for 2018-19.

Sustainability May 22, 2018

Gaining efficiency from hydronic boilers

Hydronic systems are gaining popularity due to their ease of installation, quiet operation, and safety compared to other heating technologies.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability May 18, 2018

Advances in dryer design

Industrial dryers are overcoming unique challenges and making improvements in energy efficiency, process control, and drying uniformity.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability May 17, 2018

Industrial gas humidification

Gas humidification systems are becoming increasingly popular across North America due to the relatively low cost of natural gas.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability May 14, 2018

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, May 7-13

Articles about measuring ERP value, energy management, selecting an EAM solution, and more were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, May 7-13. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Sustainability May 10, 2018

Energy Management: Your questions answered

Webcast presenter Tom Wenning from Energy Efficiency Research & Analysis (EERA) answered additional questions about topics such as artificial demand, dilute/dense phase transport replacement, and why you shouldn't open manual drain valves.

By Tom Wenning, Energy Efficiency Research & Analysis (EERA)
Sustainability May 10, 2018

CHP: Brewing up energy savings

Improved efficiency, inexpensive fuel source, control over power and heat, and access to high-quality onsite-generated power and heat make combined heat and power (CHP) an increasingly attractive prospect.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability May 9, 2018

Understanding burners for heat-treating furnaces

Industrial gas-fired heat-treating furnaces can operate more efficiently—and safely.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability April 27, 2018

Successfully testing steam traps with high-frequency ultrasound

A field-proven comparison method will provide an accurate test on each steam trap by using three or more test points on the steam trap station.

By Kelly Paffel, Inveno Engineering
Sustainability April 17, 2018

Plant Engineering 2017 Product of the Year Winners

The 2017 award recipients represent the best in innovation

By Bob Vavra, Content Manager, Plant Engineering