Background In February 2015, a Coca-Cola bottling plant in Speedway, Indianapolis initiated emergency procedures after a strong ammonia smell was sensed by 25 workers. The plant was immediately evacuated and a significant emergency response was provided by local Fire Department and Hazmat teams. The source of the leak was an 80,000 gallon tank, which was…

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Advantages of Ultrasonic Technology for Flare Apps in the Chemical, Petrochemical & Refinery Industries About Since first developments of ultrasonic technology in the 1920s, it has continued to evolve and is now used for various applications, including measurement of flare gas flow. Join us in this webinar to learn trends and advantages to using ultrasonic…

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FREE WEBINAR Three presentations in one webinar. Learn how to save time and costs, while ensuring quality in vaccine research, production, and storage. Date: April 28th, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM (EDT) TOPICS In an upcoming webinar hosted by our partner Vaisala-K-Patents, three Vaisala experts will cover several solutions for vaccine production and storage. First, they…

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Consider a number of factors to determine the most appropriate option by Emerson Automation Solutions FIRES AND explosions are common hazards in the chemical and refining industries. Unexpected releases of flammable liquids and gases can ignite, sometimes violently, when mixed with air, leading to injury and property damage. Energy-sensing flame detectors can enhance the safety…

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KEY RESULTS Deployed in Days not Months Significant installation savings with easy deployment Installed flexible solution in a remote area Challenge Customer operates an underground natural gas storage facility. Once a natural gas field, the facility was successfully converted into a storage reservoir through gas reinjection. The process of conversion also involves drilling many new…

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Want to learn how to service an Envent 330S/331S analyzer?  Westech Industrial is excited to share with our customers Envent’s FREE webinar.  Register right away to join Envent’s own Al Ouellette on March 3rd.  Al will walk us through the components of the H2S analyzer, and how to service them in the field.   Date:…

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THE WORLD’S ONLY DIRECT TO CLOUD AREA MONITOR Introducing the industry’s first cloud-connected area gas monitor with cellular and satellite connectivity. Built to last in the field with a strong rugged design, 100+ day battery life and cloud-connected technology for streamlined data collection and reporting, your team and worksite have never been so protected. Wherever…

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SCHROEDAHL has announced their new, self-modulating TDL Automatic Recirculation Valves (ARVs) in 10 and 12 NPS are now available with high Bypass Flow offering maximum flexibility in bypass trim sizes for pumping systems. These reliable all-in-one pump protection solutions are designed to keep pumping systems in process, firefighting, refinery, power and chemical applications modulating and…

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Application Note: Keep an eye on your safety In fertilizer plants, flammable gases like methane and hydrogen are essential building blocks in the production of ammonia, which is used to produce ammonium nitrate fertilizers that release nitrogen, an essential nutrient for growing plants. However, ammonia is a highly toxic substance that can cause eye, nose and throat irritation, wheezing…

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