The automotive vehicle industry has experienced introductions of
several new technologies and upgrades. One significant example is
the rising amount of electrical content per vehicle. Testing...
On April 19, 2018
Monitoring the acid level in a refrigeration or air conditioning
system is of the utmost importance. Contaminants such as water and
air are important factors in the formation of acids in the...
On April 10, 2018
As brewing becomes increasingly competitive, with consumers
demanding higher quality beers, and retailers looking for products
with greater assurance of shelf-lives, this sector of the food...
On April 9, 2018
In the onshore and offshore oil and gas industry, time is money.
Managers for companies that operate fleets of drilling vessels
conducting offshore, deep-water oil extraction in countries around
On April 9, 2018
Amidst the growing concern of the environmental impact of
plastic waste, the World Health Organization has launched
plans to investigate the potential hazards to health posed by
On April 6, 2018
While more traditional materials like aluminum, copper, and other
metals are recycled without difficulty at your local scrap-metal
dealer, there isn’t an equivalent hydraulic hose collection...
On March 28, 2018
Parker has released its 2017 Sustainability Report, “A Viewpoint on
Social Responsibility.” The report highlights team member-driven
initiatives which are helping to strengthen communities,...
On March 26, 2018
We receive many requests from customers asking for recommendations
on how to retain seals in an application. One of the most popular
"quick fixes" is to apply liberal amounts of adhesive to a...
On March 22, 2018
Here is information on Psychrometrics that should help remind the
HVACR technician what this subject is all about... with perhaps a
few tidbits the tech may not have known! Psychrometrics: the...
On March 13, 2018
Advanced compounds extend downhole drilling time. Hydrogenated
acrylonitrile butadiene (HNBR) compounds have been developed
specifically for downhole mud motor boots. These compounds offer
On March 12, 2018
When considering microbial stabilisation options for a
brewery, there are many obvious considerations, from initial set up
cost to the impact on overall beer quality. Many modern brewers are
On March 1, 2018
Safety in your factory or test stands should always be a priority.
Anywhere high pressure or high velocity are at play, being able to
monitor the process and changing conditions, with accuracy,...
On March 1, 2018
The use of industrial networks to make sensors and actuators more
intelligent has become common across modern factory environments,
and the use of continuous position sensing is a pathway to
On February 20, 2018
The shelf-life of beer is a key consideration for any brewing
business – and there are multiple ways of extending this. It can be
achieved through ingredient selection, packaging, or the...
On February 15, 2018
Does your hydraulic hose application cause excessive hose abrasion,
pressure spikes, kinking or deep cuts? We understand how these
issues happen and how to prevent them. And if there's a way your
On January 31, 2018
Many factors must be considered when determining which linear
actuator to use in an application. Besides technical specifications
such as speed, acceleration and payload, there’s another...
On January 25, 2018
Condensate pots play a key role in maximising the accuracy of
differential pressure flow measurement on steam or vapour
applications. When installed correctly, these simple devices can
On January 17, 2018
2017 brought about innovative new technologies that laid the
foundation for the latest hydraulic systems and applications
designed for construction, agriculture, mining, power generation
On January 16, 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
2017 saw economic growth accelerate and the indicators suggest that
trend will continue. This puts productivity initiatives high on the
list of manufacturers, keen on taking full advantage of...
On January 4, 2018