Burckhardt Laby Compressor Designated For Monoethylene Glycol Plant

Burckhardt Compression’s Laby labyrinth piston compressor will be a part of the United States’ largest Monoethylene Glycol (MEG) plant. The company said it will deliver the compressor as part of a reclaim...
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Kistler Acquiers Vester

Switzerland-based specialist in dynamic measurement technology for measuring pressure, force, torque and acceleration, Kistler Group, has announced the acquisition of Vester Elektronik GmbH (Vester), based in Straubenhardt, near Karlsruhe, Germany. Vester is...
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2017 Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia Rescheduled

Due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey, the 46th Turbomachinery and 33rd International Pump Users Symposia (TPS 2017) has been rescheduled. Originally scheduled for Sept. 11-14, the show is now scheduled...
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Compression Training Schools Are Ready For Rebound

By Patrick Crow This article was originally published in the July issue of COMPRESSORtech2. We only publish a fraction of our magazine content online, so for more great content, get every issue...

Voith Opens Digital Campus

Raleigh, N.C. is home to Voith's new digital campus, the latest venture of the Voith Digital Solutions Division (DS).  The campus is dedicated to the development of the Internet of Things for...

References: Improved Modeling for Compressors with Large Tip Clearance

1 Moroz, L., Govoruschenko, Y., Pagur, P., and Romanenko, L., 2008, “Integrated Conceptual Design Environment for Centrifugal Compressors Flow Path Design,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition Paper No. IMECE2008-69122 2...

References: Thermal Design Considerations Fore Centrifugal Compressor Piping Systems

Gas Transmission and Distribution Piping Systems, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, February 2004.

A New Sensor From Piezocryst

Piezocryst Advanced Sensorics has introduced a new version of the CP501 miniature pressure sensor — the CP521 — for monitoring pressure pulsations at high temperatures and in extreme conditions in compressors,...