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Training to be the Best

Every business needs to have a skills training program to one degree or another. For those involved in more complex industries, such as oil and gas or petrochemical engineering, gathering new skills as well as the experience of the older generation and passing it onto those committed to learning a new trade is an essential business practice. ...


Advanced On-Line Sodium Measurement for Power Plants

Water treatment performance and determination of purity have depended on sodium measurement for nearly four decades. Monitoring cation exchange performance and the purity of power makeup water, steam and condensate has benefitted from measurement of this key parameter. ...


On-line Monitoring of Total Organic Carbon in the Water Cycle

Organic contamination in cogeneration water/steam cycles is capable of causing process disruptions and catastrophic damage to expensive capital equipment. Find out how to stop it in our white paper. A Guide to On-line Conductivity Measurement Conductivity and resistivity are widely used parameters for water purity analysis, monitoring of reverse osmosis, cleaning procedures, control of chemical processes and in industrial wastewater. Reliable results for these varied applications depend on choosing the right conductivity/resistivity sensor. Electrical conductivity has been measured for more than 100 years and it is ...


Conductivity Theory Guide

Our complimentary 48 page guide is a comprehensive reference and training tool based on decades of industry leadership in this measurement. ...


A Powerful Tool for Rapid Transmitter Configuration

Pure and ultrapure water systems often require several transmitters on each water panel to monitor the various measurements needed to effectively manage water purification. To simplify this task ...


Your service partner keeps your operations running

The world is constantly in motion. From the smallest motor to the largest turbine, rotating equipment keeps our lives moving, spinning and cycling through every second of every day. ...


Silica Measurement in Cogeneration Combined Cycle Power Plants

In sugar and ethanol plants, steam is generated to produce power. Trace levels of silica in the pure water used to generate this steam can lead to damage to equipment such as turbines and boilers, and reduced heat transfer efficiency. ...


Sulzer Pump Service Reliability Tips - No. 2

Sulzer Pump Reliability Tips Making the right connection between impeller diameter and speed is essential when considering changes to a pumping system. Applying the pump affinity laws ensures any design changes are correctly implemented. Sulzer offers expert assistance and also ensures that the wider mechanical systems are also sufficiently robust to accommodate changes in design. Download the Sulzer ...


Faster Power Plant Cycling

Rapid startup is critical for modern power plants, as peaks and valleys in demand fluctuate with the increased use of alternative, renewable sources. But power plant cycling comes with risks to expensive equipment. Maintaining control of water cycle chemistry is vital to help mitigate them.   ...


Eliminating lab-based water cycle chemistry measurements

Power plants are under pressure to accurately measure critical water quality parameters like chloride, sulfate and organics with shrinking budgets for equipment and staffing. How can they achieve this? ...


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