Article - 3 Oct 2018
Almost 50% of all sample transfer systems in industry are either failing, or they have already failed – this is not good news for process control.
Article - 27 Aug 2018
Although engine oil analysis was initially used as a predictive maintenance tool, it is still a widely used method for guaranteeing the reliability of engine systems.
Article - 25 Aug 2018
Chillers are employed across various industries for eliminating heat from facilities or from processes. Chiller oil analysis is necessary to reduce wear in chiller systems.
Article - 30 Jun 2018
This article takes a look at the determination of sulfur and carbon in steel foundries and plants.
Article - 5 Jun 2018
Both analysts in the field and the world’s media continue to proclaim that printed information is in fast decline as contemporary users turn away from books, magazines and newspapers; and instead look...
Article - 15 May 2018
Recently, attention has been focusing on the development of smart materials, that is, materials which can change their mechanical properties such as stiffness, shape memory, actuation and...
Article - 18 Aug 2017
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has been a niche product for a long time because of its energy-intensive production process. Of late it is becoming a progressively hot topic.
Article - 9 Dec 2016
Food analysis has long been important in order to evaluate its composition, monitor changes upon cooking or processing, and identify the components that provide them with desirable or undesirable...
Article - 19 May 2016
An important process carried out globally in refineries is fluid catalytic cracking (FCC), which involves converting high molecular weight and low-value feedstocks such as coker gas oil, tar sands...
Article - 29 Apr 2016
AZoM spoke to Karl about the novel solvents his research group are developing for electroplating and electropolishing, and the integral role optical profiling plays in his research.