Pipetite Grommet Achieves UL IP64 Rating

Pipetite Grommet Achieves UL IP64 Rating

Jun 13, 2013

When dust and moisture get in the wrong places they can cause production downtime and safety concerns. To lower these risks, Pipetite Grommet brings a higher level of protection to penetrations where air and electrical lines enter a cabinet or control panel. These small, yet effective, flexible silicone escutcheons now boast an IP64 rating, also known as a UL Rating. This means that the Pipetite Grommet is dust proof and splash proof from all directions. Its dust proof characteristics can greatly help...

Considering Direct-Contact Steam Injection?

Considering Direct-Contact Steam Injection?

Aug 23, 2011

When considering using direct-contact steam injection (DSI) for a process heating application, it is important to first understand the two basic techniques—direct and indirect transfer—used to transfer heat into fluids for process and utility heating.

What Is a Skid System?

What Is a Skid System?

Oct 28, 2010

A skid system is any process implement, operational device or system that can help a customer save time and money, or increase flexibility by assembling a group of modular pieces together as a single unit.  This includes: Pump carts Bio waste deactivation systems CIP systems Multi-story modular systems All of these systems fall under the broad umbrella of a...

Is the Value Mixproofs Provide Truly Valuable?

Is the Value Mixproofs Provide Truly Valuable?

Jun 24, 2010

Are there compelling reasons to use mixproof valves, particularly in a dairy?  For everything they offer, mixproof valves are still not applied as often as would seem appropriate.  What are the reasons?  Maybe no one is asking the right question. Maybe the question should be, “Is the value mixproofs provide truly valuable?”  So let’s look at some...