Emerson reduces lead times even further to reduce project schedule risk Plant and maintenance managers are challenged every day to reduce project schedules and eliminate risk, minimise downtime and improve plant performance and at the same time striving for the highest quality. Based on market feedback, these people would greatly benefit from a stronger customer-supplier relationship that allows having faster access to critical parts for the project in times of need Emerson has in turn invested in decreasing lead times on its instruments through an `On Demand’ portfolio of products and also creating an online order status system on its website, targeting facilities that want to be more in control of their project schedules and reduce the risk that delivery times can cause
Delegates to Works Management’s Manufacturing Conference (WMMC) 2014 in Leicester on 20-21 November will have the opportunity to visit one of several top UK manufacturers including Triumph Motorcycles, Weetabix and train making giant Bombardier Transportation. Source: Works Management News More…
Yokogawa Electric has announced that its subsidiary, Yokogawa Electric Korea, has won an order from Samsung C&T to supply control systems for the Rabigh 2 combined cycle power plant, which is …
Both Ofev and Esbriet have been approved for treating idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Source: Pharma Manufacturing More…
Trexel Inc., the supplier of the MuCell microcellular foaming technology, is accusing a Taiwanese company, Chuan Lih Fa Machinery Works, of violating its patents in what a Trexel executive calls “just a blatant knockoff of our technology.” Source: Plastics News -Machinery – RSS News Feed More…
SATO was the first thermal printer manufacturer to come up with a robust and reliable print engine that allowed OEM labeling machine builders the ability to add on-demand thermal printing into their labeling systems. Over the years other manufacturers such as Zebra, Datamax and Intermec have come up with similar products, all designed to the same basic SATO form factor.
Amgen seeks an injunction related to PCSK9 inhibitor Source: Pharma Manufacturing More…
Envent has introduced the ESCRUB 2000 scrubber unit which can reduce or eliminate H2S, SOx, or ammonia vapours at a rate of up to 2,000 SCFM.
SaaS comes to the rescue of the global supply chain.
Clondalkin Group has appointed Rienk Jan van der Kooi as managing director of its engineered films business unit in the Netherlands, within the group’s flexible packaging division. Source: FlexPackMagFeed01 More…
Ethylene and propylene consumers in Europe are targeting substantial decreases for next month?s contract price (CP) on the back of the weakness in the upstream crude oil and naphtha markets, as per sources in ICIS. Crude oil values have plummeted ove…..
Import GPPS prices in South East Asia plunged to their lowest levels since end September 2012, amid falling upstream costs and generally poor buying interest, as per ChemOrbis.
SSB’s Production Facility Design for WuXi AppTec Receives Honorable Mention at the ISPE Facility of the Year Awards 2014
The WuXi AppTec bulk cell culture production facility designed by Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB), a leading international supplier of pharmaceutical and biotech equipment, received an honorable… Source: AZoM.com – Materials and Engineering News Feed More…
CCL Label trusts in offset printing with the installation of the Comexi Offset CI8 in Völkermarkt’s plant (Austria)
The Comexi Group, a specialist in machinery solutions for the flexible packaging conversion industry, has reached an agreement with CCL Label to install the Comexi OFFSET CI8 in its plant in Völkermarkt (Austria). As both companies seek maximum quality, sustainability and increase productivity in their products, the Comexi OFFSET CI8 becomes the suitable solution to strengthen CCL Label’s… Go to www.labellingblog.com to read the rest of the entry Source: Labelling Blog More..
The Closed Loop Fund, made up of major CPGs and retailers, offers municipalities zero-interest loans in order to spur the development of recycling infrastructure and services.