Process Control

Equipment
The Brooks 0254 is a four-channel power supply, readout, and set point controller. This innovative, reliable microcomputer-based controller provides power for up to four Brooks thermal mass flow, Quantim Coriolis mass flow, and/or pressure devices; all in a new compact design. Additionally, the 0254 can be used to generate flow setpoint commands, display flow rate, totalize flow, for blending multiple flow streams, and more.
The GH extrusion control and GH-M extruder rate monitor units match the extruder throughput, track material usage, and can control extruder output with the optional control system.
The Brooks 4800 Series features a broad flow range, compact size, a variety of analog and digital I/O options, a MEMS-based sensor that provides lightning fast response times, and many other benefits for a variety of applications. The 4800 Series of mass flow controllers and mass flow meters is fully RoHS compliant and is an excellent choice for measurement and control of many common gases
The Portable Calibration Unit (PCU) available from Alicat was designed as a portable, self contained secondary calibration standard for ease of use and transport.
Alicat has developed the Whisper series mass flow meters and controller that are suitable for low pressure drop applications.
The CLA 5 is a new, improved version of the automatic flash and fire point testing device, CLA 4, and is specifically designed for viscous materials with a flash-point ranging from +79°C to +400°C, The device is used to identify the dangers of combustible materials in accordance to safety and shipping regulations.
The expertise of Harper International in advanced thermal processing design helps them offer the latest fully integrated production lines for carbon nanotubes, carbon fiber and metal oxide materials.
PROMEX IL provides users with 100 % control of profile geometry during production. The PROMEX IL is the perfect solution for lines that produce at high speed and/or automated packing where manual control is hardly feasible. It is positioned after the saw. An intelligent camera checks profile contours on completeness respectively on conformity to set dimensions.
Brooks Instrument offers the GF40 elastomer and GF80 metal seal thermal mass flow controllers (MFCs) and thermal mass flow meters (MFMs) that are flexible, reliable and provide excellent performance in a variety of gas flow measurement and control applications.
Brooks’ digital thermal mass flow controllers and meters, with over 150,000 installed around the world, offer faster response, better accuracy, and improved control over analog devices. The Smart Link Advantage (SLA) Series is Brooks’ premier smart digital thermal mass flow series.
The SpectroFTIR Alpha Q410 Oil Analyzer is specifically designed for the molecular analysis of lubricating oil to determine oil degradation and contamination. It was developed and optimized for predictive maintenance programs according to JOAP and DIN standards for the rapid determination of oxidation, nitration, sulfation, water, coolant, fuel dilution, soot and wear additive depletion in used lubricating oils. The SpectroFTIR Alpha Q410 Oil Analyzer also complies with the ASTM E2412 Standard Practice for Condition Monitoring of Used Lubricants by Trend Analysis Using FTIR spectroscopy.
Alicat’s PCD dual-valve pressure controller is a fast, precise and repeatable pressure control instrument specifically designed for closed volumes.
Patented Leddar™ technology is at the heart of the IS16 Industrial Leddar™ Sensor developed to detect, locate and measure all types of objects either solid or liquid.
Leddar™ is an innovative detection and ranging technology that performs time-of-flight measurements using pulses from infrared LEDs.
The Brooks Quantim® Coriolis mass flow meter and mass flow controller provide precision mass flow measurement, integral control, on-line density and temperature measurement all in one compact package.
The i-Gastra 7100 gas permeability tester from Labthink is designed to analyze gas transmission rate of high barrier materials, aluminum foils, sheeting and films.
The XacTorr CMX series digital capacitance manometers gauges are premium, heated gauges, that use patented, dual zone heating to ensure 0.1°C temperature uniformity. The sensor very quickly recovers from thermal events and is virtually immune to ambient temperature changes. Three operating temperatures are offered, 45°C, 100°C, and 160°C with full-scale measurement ranges from 100 milliTorr to 1000 Torr.
The melt pressure systems engineered and supplied by Pyrosales are designed to measure, control and supervise the temperatures and pressures associated with plastics extrusion. Pyrosales can assist you in implementing a complete temperature and melt pressure control system, or supply individual components to improve your extrusion process.
The Brooks® Models MT 3809 Variable Area Flowmeter is a rugged, all metal flowmeter offering 2% full scale accuracy. The Model MT 3809 is constructed with stainless steel components for measuring a variety of gas, liquid and steam applications.
The Brooks SLAMf Series mass flow lines are designed specifically for use in harsh environments. These devices’ unique NEMA4X/IP66 enclosures provide protection from dust and water making them ideal for indoor and outdoor use and perfect for washdown applications.
The FOX-IQ XRF system performs fully automated online analysis for 100% high-volume process control. X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) is a proven analytical technique commonly used to quickly and non-detructively verify alloy grade and chemistry.
The Spectro-Visc is a fast, accurate, and cost effective instrument for the determinationn of kinematic viscosity in used oils and other fluids. The Spectro-Visc is a bench-top semi-automatic kinematic temperature bath viscometer optimized for the analysis of used and new lubricants. It conforms to the requirements in ASTM D445, D446, D7279, IP 71 and ISO 3104. It is also the ideal system for used oil analysis laboratories that need to test a wide range of lubricant viscosities.
Leddar™ Sensor Evaluation Kit from LeddarTech is a complete Leddar™ sensor enabling developers and integrators to evaluate and demonstrate the performance of Leddar™ Technology in their different detection and ranging applications.
The Brooks Instrument 0260 is a Microsoft™ Windows™ based software application that provides control and monitoring for Brooks Thermal Mass Flow Meters and Controllers with the RS485 Smart protocol. Together with the 0260 power supply / RS485 to USB hardware module this product provides a great turnkey solution for monitoring and controlling up to thirty (30) mass flow meters/controllers.
SpectroTrack Information Management System (IMS) is an optimized system for laboratories specializing in used lubricant analysis for machine condition monitoring. The browser-based system is an ideal tool to access historical and trend information about high-value assets of organizations.
The Spectroil M/C-W is a compact, rugged, transportable and easy to use optical spectrometer designed specifically for wear particle analysis, contaminants and additives in lubricants, hydraulic fluids and coolants.
The Brooks® SolidSense II® Pressure Transducers are designed for stable, accurate, and reliable pressure monitoring in high purity and ultra-high purity (UHP) applications. A combination of optimum design and materials improves both signal stability and reliability in numerous pressure measurement applications.
This new control unit integrates a limit control and a process control in a space saving design to maximize bench space. The process control displays both the set-point and process temperature and uses the most modern control technology for high temperature stability.
The complete dosing system, which includes all the sensors, valves, and tubes is heated to 100°C.
The Penetrometer PNR 12 is an advanced instrument designed for lubricant testing, penetration and texture testing.
The FlexiDOSE Flow is used for measurements in flowing gas or gas mixture atmospheres in different pressure ranges - up to 350 bar.
The PMA 5 automatic flash-point tester is designed for determining petroleum products, such as bitumen, engine oil, biodiesel, biofuel, turbine fuel, turbine oil, jet fuel, paint, varnish, lube oil, mastics, etc.
The 1510A Precision Signal Source generator available from MTI Instruments is a compact and portable device and includes dual-channel Direct Digital Synthesis (DDS) that creates high precision signals over a wide frequency and amplitude range.
The Brooks® Model 1350 and 1355 Sho-Rate™ variable area meters deliver industry-leading performance for gas or liquid flows. Their robust, proven engineering ensures reliable indication and unsurpassed service life. Sho-Rate meters pioneered the concept of field replaceable tube and float kits. If necessary, the tube and float can be replaced in-line in a matter of minutes
The Brooks family of extremely high-performing direct liquid injection (DLI) vaporizer solutions is designed for customers who require reliable liquid vaporization. Featuring unique atomization and heat exchanger technologies, Brooks direct liquid injection vaporizers deliver pure vapor for every application.
The Focus 2.0 Optical Flow Meter available from Photon Control is widely used by oil and gas companies across the globe to monitor and measure the flow of flare gases in oil production.
The Spectroil Q100 uses the same technology and design concepts that Spectro has successfully applied over the years to the Spectroil M family of spectrometers. It is the next step in design and performance utilizing the most up-to-date solid-state electronics and optical systems. Spectroil Q100 also fulfills the requirements of ASTM D6595 Standard Method for Determination of Wear Metals and Contaminants in Used Lubricating Oils or Hydraulic Fluids by Rotating Disc Electrode Atomic Emission Spectrometry.
The GF81 High-Flow Metal Seal Digital Mass Flow Controller and Mass Flow Meter is developed for high-flow applications in thin film, solar, analytical, biotech and fuel cell
Rigaku's NEX XT is an advanced process gauge for high-level total sulfur measurement (0.02% to 6% S) of crude, bunker fuel, fuel oils, and other highly viscous hydrocarbons, including residuums.
Alicat has launched the MCD Series bidirectional mass flow controllers that control flows into a process in one direction and then change directions.
Anton Paar’s ADU 5 high-precision atmospheric distillation unit is the perfect solution to perform accurate atmospheric distillation tests to distinguish the volatility of petrochemical products, such as ethanol-blended gasoline, biodiesel, and all standard fuels.
FlexiDOSE instruments are universal gas and vapor dosing devices and pressure controllers.Modular design, flexible and customizable high pressure gas and vapor dosing systems.
WSF can provide everything from completely automated, micro-processor based controls to fixed electro-mechanical systems. WSFcan provide single-source responsibility for complete turn-key Autoclave, Process Control, and Material Handling Systems.
Petrotest, a company of Anton Paar, offers a rapid oxidation stability tester called PetroOxy.
Spectro offers an advanced handheld infrared oil analyzer called FluidScan Q1100. This device can be used for measuring lubricant condition and also eliminates lubricant mix-up.
GF135 pressure transient insensitive (PTI) mass flow controller (MFC) from Brooks Instrument is a high-performance PTI-MFC with real-time flow error detection capability.
Brooks pressure transducers use the latest technology advancements in strain gauge technology, including a high-temperature glass bonding process, digital signal processing, high-performance digital electronics, reverse polarity protection, and EMI immunity.
Alicat has developed the MB series portable mass flow meter that serves as a perfect tool for confirming flow rates in remote places.
Fluidscan Q1000 from Spectro Inc. is the outcome of extensive research and development of the company to provide an on-site lubricant analysis capability to its customers.
The Brooks® Ar-MiteTM is a reliable, low flow metal tube flowmeter with 316L stainless steel wetted parts. The magnetically coupled indicator provides a highly reliable method of indication. This model is a practical and economical approach to low flow rate indication for high pressure and difficult to handle fluids.
Designed for semiconductor, MOCVD, and other gas flow control applications that require a high purity all-metal flow path, the Brooks GF Series mass flow controllers deliver outstanding performance, reliability, and flexibility. Highlights of the GF series industry-leading features include: ultra fast 300 millisecond settling time, MultiFlo™ gas and range programmability, optional pressure transient insensitivity (PTI), local display, extremely low wetted surface area, and corrosion resistant Hastelloy® sensor tube and valve seat.
The MATRIX-MF is a new addition to the established MATRIX series product line which exploits the information-rich mid-IR spectral region both for research and process applications.
ESPION from Hiden Analytical is a rapid, versatile electrostatic Langmuir probe. Critical plasma parameters such as ion/electron density, electron temperature distribution and plasma uniformity are automatically measured, giving fast, accurate feedback for plasma processing of materials.
Harper pioneered the Microline concept based on the flexibility to change and modify for the needs of customers in research and development of advanced fiber processing techniques.