Article - 19 Oct 2013
As there is an ever-increasing demand for oil being placed on the limited resources, there is a rising requirement for improved recovery techniques to produce more oil from traditional reserves with...
News - 25 Apr 2014
Valvestock and Pipe Center report that sales of Conbraco’s Apollo ball valves have gone from strength to strength since the company was appointed a distribution partner just over a year...
News - 29 Aug 2015
From the exterior building envelope to the interior mechanical systems, Owens Corning is at the forefront of delivering building science-driven technology and innovation to the commercial building...
Article - 21 Mar 2002
The ability of brick and masonry walls to insulate against sound transmission is an important design characteristic.
Article - 7 Sep 2001
Contains a general overview of the polymer Plasticised Polyvinyl Chloride including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Contains a general overview of the polymer Polytetrafluoroethylene including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 24 May 2001
Sealing of joints is vital when liquids and gases are to be contained or excluded. Solid gaskets, paper, rubber, rubber/cork, reinforced rubber and conductive seals are described.
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Aluminium Oxide (Al2O3) or alumina is one of the most versatile of refractory ceramic oxides and finds use in a wide range of applications.
News - 22 Jun 2009
Rockwool, the world’s leading manufacturer of non-combustible stone wool insulation, has improved its Ablative Coated Batt product following major investment in its production line at its...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Copper is tough and ductile, but is valuable due its ability to conduct electricity. While it is suited to many applications most centre around its excellent electrical conductivity (e.g. busbars and...