Article - 29 Nov 2016
Oil analysis is an important predictive maintenance technology. Reliability or service professionals, whether managing a marine vessel, a locomotive or truck fleet, or fixed assets in an industrial...
Article - 29 Feb 2016
This article discusses the first demonstration of a new static Fourier transform spectrometer used for observation and measurement of Raman transmission.
Article - 29 May 2015
Tungsten alloys are suited for several applications in the oil and gas industry, including radiation shielding and sinker bar weights for measurement instrumentation.
Article - 4 Feb 2012
There is a worldwide need to estimate the service life of reinforced concrete exposed to chloride ions. That service life of reinforced concrete is limited by chloride induced corrosion of...
Article - 16 Aug 2003
Sapphires are well known gem stones. The stages in their processing, such as grading, heat treatment and marketing are discussed. Characteristics and colours are also mentioned.
Article - 16 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 12 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.