The Power Is Out There

A recent study conducted by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) for the U.S. Department of Energy, the New Stream-reach Development Resource Assessment, finds that...

WR 525 Eliminates Failures in Feedwater Pumps

Our customer, one of the largest utilities providers in the United States, came to us with a challenge involving one of their nuclear generating...
Spiral of Money

Utilities Are Frightened of a “Death Spiral.” They Shouldn’t Be.

Industry and regulators need a more accurate and adaptive view of tomorrow’s energy market The electric and gas utility industries are facing substantial changes. For...

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Challenges Solved with Software

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES, Standard 90.1 – 2010; also referred to as the “Energy Standard for Buildings,” has created the need for innovation in many industries. In...
Quick Turn-around

Quick Turnaround

“Drop-in-place” actuators facilitate marine turbine damper upgrade in three days Established in the aftermath of World War II, the US Military Sealift Command plays a...

Power (and Savings) to the People

ABB has supplied highly complex electrical systems and grid connections for a mega power generation and water desalination project in Qatar. The combined cycle...

Time to LNGo!

The market for liquefied natural gas, or LNG, is on the rise. And with the increase in demand comes a correlating increase in innovation....

Thermal Mass Flow Meter Delivers

To meet China’s growing need for electric power generation, the Guohua Ninghai Power Plant has a total planned operating capacity of 4 x 600...

High Temperature Bearings for Oil Field Flares

Graphite Metallizing Corporation of Yonkers, New York, has been solving tough bearing problems for over one hundred years. The company began in 1913 when...

Change is in the Air

When locals are asked to describe the sweeping landscape of West Texas, some smile and offer, “It’s like Mars . . . but near...