Condition monitoring has a key role to play in every maintenance
programme and can be a valuable tool for optimising safety
standards, maximising operational efficiency, and enhancing
On January 17, 2018
Today, ultra-pure water is a primary concern for operators of new
and existing combined cycle power generation plants. Whether you
are an EPC engineer designing a new power plant or an...
On January 10, 2018
There are many different industries that work with pressures over
10,000 psi, ranging from the oil and gas industry to laboratories
and waterjet applications. With such high pressures and...
On November 24, 2017
Every design engineer should know that an EMI gasket must be
installed between mating flanges to prevent electromagnetic
radiation (EMI) from entering or leaving an electronic enclosure.
But what if...
On September 11, 2017
Hydroelectric turbine systems operate in extremely harsh
conditions. The corrosive conditions in challenging industrial and
outdoor environments, especially in hydro market applications,
On August 9, 2017
Are you trying to grow your business through operational excellence
and by providing your customers with extended warranty? Cooling
failure in hydraulic systems means automatic system shut down...
On July 14, 2017
When specifying hydraulic hose, you need to fully analyze the
application first and foremost. The application determines how your
hose assembly is going to be used, which has a direct impact on
On July 6, 2017
The manufacturing industry is currently facing increasing pressure
to reform and innovate in order to remain viable. On the consumer
side, the Internet of Things (IoT) has made smart devices...
On June 22, 2017
To stay at the forefront of the competitive transportation markets,
fleet managers are turning to alternative fuels that meet the
environmental and economic needs of today and in the future.
On June 12, 2017
Like many companies, Parker is focused on attracting and developing
talented individuals who contribute value to the company over time.
What's different about Parker is the landscape of...
On May 8, 2017
On offshore oil and gas platforms and vessels, a supply of fresh
water is essential, not only for drinking, but also to keep
critical machinery and equipment operational. Rig managers, water
On April 13, 2017
Parker Racor are original equipment (OE) filtration partners
to some of the biggest names in the commercial vehicle business.
Now we’re using our world-leading expertise to bring positive
On March 1, 2017
The space saving benefits of storing gas in liquid form were
recognised back in the 19th Century, but a practical, commercially
viable solution for storing liquid gases did not come about until
On February 21, 2017
Parker Racor gasoline spin-on filters with clear plastic collection
bowls have helped protect engines for over 30 years. During that
time, gasoline formulations changed, and Racor has changed...
On December 22, 2016
Many boat owners have little choice but to store their boats for
fairly long periods of time, such as over winter. Often, that can
lead to two major problems – condensation, and fuel...
On December 20, 2016
Diesel bug has become a concern for many boat owners in recent
years. The condition occurs when a mixture of bacteria,
algae and mould contaminates the storage tank and then breeds -
On December 19, 2016
Spring will be here soon and it’s almost time to go boating!
But let’s be safe boaters while we’re having fun. Prepare your boat
properly and take the time to ensure all components are in...
On December 7, 2016
Alex McDiarmid, Design Engineer at Parker, Instrumentation Products
Division Europe in Sheffield, has recently been shortlisted for the
British Engineering Excellence Awards ‘Design Engineer of...
On September 20, 2016
Diesel and Biodiesel fuels may leave a refinery clean, but fuel
quality can vary at the time it is dispensed due to contamination
accumulated during transport and storage. Operators and...
On September 19, 2016
Remote jobsites typically found in mining, construction and
forestry, as well as airports and shipping ports find that downtime
is an expensive and unnecessary occurrence. Having the ability to
On September 1, 2016