The energy storage principle (ESP) zone valve from Taco, Inc. (Cranston, RI) features a gear-driven, capacitor-powered valves which replaces the traditional spring with a Prostar gold cap capacitor for
Watson McDaniel Company (Norristown, PA) has published its Basics of Industrial Steam Utilization, a 156-page course book which covers the full range of steam system fundamentals including boilers, distribution,
New enhancements have been made to Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeling software capability for process and chemical engineers, with the release of CFX-4.4 from AEA Technology Engineering Software (Waterloo, ON,
The Vaporstat(tm) Model 902 humidity sensor from Telaire (Goleta, CA) is designed to provide absolute humidity measurement and control of humidity. Features include an infrared sensor that measures the
From a missing pipe hanger three floors down to steam traps past their prime, these stories show how steam system problems can originate inside the boiler room or far beyond it. Read more in February issue.