März 2011 - cpp - chemical plants & processes

Archive - März 2011

Catalytic air pollution control systems for the removal of VOCs

Using the benefits

Catalytic methods to treat hazardous air pollutants are experiencing a comeback. In the past 15 to 20 years they have often been replaced by other thermal......

Economical usage of energy even in hazardous areas

An alternative concept for electrically heated hoses

Many substances require supplementary heat for transport. The usage of electrical heat in flexible hoses is also a significant challenge in applications for......

Plant Processing

API pack off station

The aim of this system is to enable the final packaging of an API in a contained (<1 µg/m³) and GMP manner without the requirement of a clean room around......

Plant Processing

Drum dosing system

CO.RA.’s drum dosing system enables the discharge of product inside a polyethylene liner of various lengths and attached to the structure itself. Closed......

Grinding and screening solids

With balls and meshes

The eccentric vibrating mills in the ESM range not only comminute brittle solids. Over and above this, they can also be used for mechano-chemical activation of......

Optimising feeding and conveying during polyolefin production

Success depends on the components

Facilities manufacturing polyolefin resins rely on a myriad of additives and sophi-sticated chemical formulations to produce polymers with varied performance......

A global view on hygienic processes

Pas de deux of lubricant and seal

Lubricants are used in a wide variety of production line components to reduce friction and wear, and protect machines against corrosion. In food and......

Elimination of failure modes significantly increases durability

Sealing concepts for polymer industries

Preventing problems with the mechanical seals that are used on pumps and reactors for handling polymer dispersions is a major engineering challenge......

Line Cockpit as a MES function module

All process data at a glance

If defective goods are only detected when they are packed and ready and waiting on the pallet, considerable annoyance and expense are inevitable. A......

About 2700 exhibitors from some 60 countries are expected

Great interest in packaging trade fair interpack 2011

The interpack 2011 goes on from the successful 2008 event, and booking levels for the total exhibition space are at a similar level. The last interpack filled......

Label applicator flexibly usable in a left-hand or right-hand version

Labelling waterproofing materials filled into bags

At Köster Bauchemie, a specialist for waterproofing products and systems, a label on the paper bags gives the user information about the relevant contents......

Stretch hood in service at plastic pellet manufacturer

Reliable, high-performance packaging

Modern packaging systems must be cost effective, safe and reliable, as well as provide high quality packaging. LyondellBasell Industries, one of the world’s......


Advanced dosing technology

The sera CVD (compact vertical dosing) system not only impresses with its suitability for many different dosing applications but also with its efficiency......


Clamp-on ultrasonic flowmeter

The clamp-on ultrasonic flowmeter Sitrans FST020 from the Siemens Industry Automation Division is designed specifically for basic applications that only......

Transferring energy data seamlessly and independently of buses

An energy-efficient automation solution

In the energy-intensive chemical industry, energy efficiency is of paramount importance. Before the energy processes in a plant can be optimised, however, all......

Fieldbus: Just say “No” to sparks

Dart cranks up intrinsically safe power

The first real application for Dart (Dynamic Arc Recognition and Termination) is Dart Fieldbus. It is part of the FieldConnex series of fieldbus infrastructure......

Hannover Messe gets to grips with rising bills

Smart Efficiency is the all-embracing topic

Smart Efficiency will be the all-embracing topic at Hannover Messe 2011 where, from April 4 to 8, exhibitors at the event’s thirteen trade fairs will......

Optimising procedures as well as the use of energy and raw materials

Pressure measurement on steam boilers

Pressure is the second most frequently measured process variable in industrial processes, following temperature. Reliable pressure measurement of liquids......

Facility to start up by 2014

BASF Chongqing MDI project approved

BASF has received approval for a 400,000 metric tons per year MDI (diphenylmethane diisocyanate) project in Chongqing, China. The investment will total RMB 8......

Increase in sales and operating profit expected

Linde achieves record levels in 2010

At its last meeting, the Supervisory Board of Linde AG approved the financial statements of the holding company and the Group financial statements for the 2010......

Enabling technology for low-polluting electricity generation from coal

Pilot plant for CO2 capture to start long-term test

A separation efficiency of 90 %, high purity and much lower energy input: These are the results of the research project for CO2 scrubbing, which RWE Power......

Substantial growth

Sartorius reviews fiscal year 2010

Sartorius, a leading international laboratory and process equipment provider, successfully closed the year 2010, with strong gains in revenue and earnings. At......


Large order for 100 million Euros

Coperion GmbH, Stuttgart/Germany, landed the biggest single contract in the company’s history with a volume of 100 million Euros in the fourth quarter of......


BASF invests in South America

BASF intends to build an additional production plant for sodium methylate in South America. Argentina is the planned location for the second plant with an......


Altra aquires Danfoss Bauer

Denmark-based Danfoss Group has signed an agreement with the American company Altra Holdings. Inc., to acquire geared motor manufacturer Danfoss Bauer GmbH in......

U.S. Business Magazine Fortune

BASF is the most admired German company

BASF is the world’s most admired German company and also ranks as the top company in the global chemical industry. This is the result of a survey carried out......

Production plants in Antwerp and 50 % share of a joint venture

BASF to sell fertilizer activities

BASF plans to sell major parts of its fertilizers activities. This comprises production plants in Antwerp, Belgium and BASF’s 50 % share of the joint venture......


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