VeruTEK Technologies, Inc. (VTKT.OB) announced the development of new analytical chemistry methods to further support their already advanced Smart Environmental Remediation Technologies including Surfactant Enhanced In Situ Chemical Oxidation (S-ISCOTM), a combination of plant oil-based surfactants and chemical oxidation processes that destroy recalcitrant chemicals. VeruTEK is using Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (UPLC/MS™)... Read more..
Over the past year, the research team at the CORUS Centre installed a new multi-measurement tower – innovative in design – that will be used to test wind measurement instruments in a cold climate conditions. Located at an altitude of 910 metres on Mont Aiguille in Murdochville, this tower will notably analyse equipments designed by NRG Systems, from the United States, and Vaisala, from Finland. Both of these companies are reputed to be... Read more..
FDK Corporation, a global electronic component and battery manufacturer, introduces the new ECM15P series EneCapTen ultra capacitor modules for use in vehicles. The ECM15P provides high power with long life and best-in-class thermal performance of up to 80 degrees Celsius. FDK will be exhibiting its ultra capacitors and other electronic products at ELECTRONICA 2008, booth number 348, Hall B2, to be held at the New Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany... Read more..
The Shaw Group Inc. announced that its Energy & Chemicals Group has been awarded contracts by Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) to provide its proprietary ethylene technology, including its Ultra Selective Conversion (USC®) furnace equipment, basic engineering and technical services for a 1,000 KTA ethylene plant in Brazil. Shaw also will provide similar services for the recovery section of a petrochemical fluidized catalytic cracking (FCC)... Read more..
Aquatech International Corporation, a leader in the field of water and wastewater treatment, desalination, water reuse, and zero liquid discharge, has recently received an order from Gemma Power Systems for the Colusa Power Station in Maxwell, California. Aquatech will design, manufacture and supply Potable Ultrafiltration, Wastewater Ultrafiltration, Reverse Osmosis and a wastewater Forced Circulation Crystallizer. This equipment will receive surface... Read more..
Ultralife Corporation will be presenting at the Western New York Investors Conference in Buffalo, New York on November 5. Ultralife management is scheduled to give a presentation at 2:45 PM Eastern Time. A live webcast of the presentation will be available in the Investor Relations section of the company’s website, http://investor.ulbi.com. Ultralife Corporation, which began as a battery company, now serves its markets with products and services... Read more..
Surfect Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of advanced interconnect and packaging solutions for solar cell, LED and power management applications, today announced the appointment of Richard Tung to the position of Vice President of Operations. Mr. Tung has held general management and operations management positions in the United States and Asia Pacific region for over 25 years. Prior to joining Surfect, he was the Director of Manufacturing Engineering... Read more..
The largest and most complex scientific instrument ever built will be officially inaugurated at CERN, European Centre for Nuclear Research, on October 21, 2008 by government representatives from the CERN member states, and many other dignitaries. On September 10th, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) was successfully started, emitted its first beam of protons and is currently stopped until next Spring. The LHC, the world’s most powerful particle accelerator,... Read more..
The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement today on the occasion of the publication of recently approved national biodiesel blend standards by the American Society for Testing and Materials: The Diesel Technology Forum, a non-profit organization representing the diesel industry, welcomes the American Society for Testing and Materials’ publication of new specifications for biodiesel and biodiesel blends. “Renewable fuels like biodiesel... Read more..
Alternative Fuel Technologies Inc. announce that it has secured a contract with a Korean entity to supply 4 DME fuel feed pumps for laboratory research. The pumps are scheduled for delivery in 2008. Korea is very interested in adopting DME as a replacement for diesel fuel and views DME as an economic means by which the country may improve air quality and gain increased energy security in the future. In addition, government officials realize the potentially... Read more..