Articles Tagged with ''instrumentation''

Digital Panel Meter

 The Ashcroft Model DM61 digital panel meter displays the analog or Modbus RTU digital signal from a sensing device with an output; it also allows users to configure the display to readout in the required engineering unit, recall minimum and maximum readings, and set high-low alarms.  


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Flow meter

The FCI ST100 flow meter has an enclosure that is ATEX and IECEx certified as flame proof and protected from dust ignition.


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Viscometer

The Hydramotion XL7 online process viscometer stores all instrument-specific data on the transducer.


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Differential pressure gauge

Capable of low differential pressure measurement in high-static, wet-wet media applications, the Ashcroft Type 5503 differential pressure gauge is equipped with wetted materials of 316 stainless steel or Hastelloy C.


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Plant of the Year

Plant of the Year: Chobani

Chobani's brand-new Twin Falls facility continues to evolve while keeping up with the American public's insatiable demand for Greek yogurt.

Chobani time might be defined as the time it takes a new company, which started in 2005, to rise to the top in US Greek yogurt sales in 2012, claiming 47.3 percent of the US market, according to AdAge, June 6, 2012.


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Safety Laser scanners

Flexible collision avoidance solutions that can provide front, rear or 270° monitoring in AGV applications, OMRON STI OS32C-DM safety laser scanners report status and measurement data via EtherNet/IP.


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Vibrating rod

Engineered to measure the level of solid material that has settled in a tank containing liquids, the BinMaster vibrating rod vibrates in water and stops when the solid material reaches the level of the probe.


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Tech Update: Wireless Applications

Eliminate wires and legwork with radio communications

Wireless systems help alleviate plant installation obstructions and provide cost efficiencies. With FSMA looming, it’s time to get moving to support electronic recordkeeping with wireless capabilities.

Look around you. You probably have operating parameters you’d like to measure and track to satisfy the requirements of regulators, especially with FDA getting serious about implementing parts of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).


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Turbine meter

Available with an optional pulse output, the Omega FTB-630 turbine meter features a non-resettable mechanical totalizer; 2-, 3-, 4-, 6- and 8-in. pipe sizes; and a cast iron and epoxy-coated construction.


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Air sampling systems

The EMD Millipore RCS High-Flow Touch ISO 14698-1-compliant system consists of instrument and agar strips for monitoring ambient air and compressed gases.


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Plant of the Year 2015

Mars Chocolate was chosen as Food Engineering’s 2015 Plant of the Year. The first new Mars candy plant in North America in 35 years is not only LEED Gold certified, it’s highly automated as well.

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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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2015 April

The April 2014 issue of Food Engineering features the Plant of the Year: Mars Chocolate. The first new Mars chocolate candy plant in North America in 35 years is not only LEED Gold certified, it’s highly automated as well.

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This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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