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Fugitive Emissions—Issues and Opportunities

Fugitive Emissions—Issues and Opportunities

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Problem-Driven Innovation

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Valve Repair Takes Center Stage in Houston

Valve Repair Takes Center Stage in Houston

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What Internal Best Practices Can Do for Valve Selection

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Watson Valve Upgrades Oxygen Clean Room

Thursday, 30 June 2016  |  Chris Guy

In an effort to ensure proper cleaning procedures are performed on valves intended for oxygen service, Watson Valve Services has upgraded its existing...

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Watson Valve Upgrades Oxygen Clean Room

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In an effort to ensure proper cleaning procedures are performed on valves intended for oxygen service, Watson Valve Services has upgraded its existing clean room within its manufacturing plant in Houston. Watson Valve Services’ clean room is operated by trained technicians, and is constructed wi...

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Emerson Selected to Upgrade SE Virginia Wastewater Utility

23 HOURS AGO

Emerson Process Management is replacing an outdated supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system as well as remote terminal units (RTUs) used throughout Hampton Roads Sanitation District’s (HRSD) wastewater collection system. Currently, HRSD serves about 1.7 million people over an are...

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U.S. Natural Gas Making Up for Coal Plant Closures

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“Instead of rising, the price of electricity in the nation’s largest grid is now 40% lower than it was back then, even as a record 346 coal-burning units, producing enough electricity to supply 40 million homes, were retired. The difference: America’s shale boom unleashed cheap and...

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U.S. Crude Storage Capacity Utilization Rises Even as Capacity Grows

21 HOURS AGO

Weekly U.S. commercial crude oil inventories have increased by more than 71 million barrels (15%) since the end of September, pushing crude oil storage capacity utilization to a near record high of 73% for the week ending June 10.

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) measures crude oil stor...

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Trump Comes Out Against Trade, Draws Pushback

23 HOURS AGO

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump, speaking Tuesday near Pittsburgh, expressed fierce opposition to free-trade agreements and criticized Hillary Clinton for supporting them. Trump blamed Clinton and her husband for the loss of millions of manufacturing jobs and threatened to pull the U.S. out ...

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Consumer Confidence Climbs to 8-Month High

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The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which had decreased in May, improved in June. The Index now stands at 98.0 , up from 92.4 in May. Those stating business conditions are “good” increased slightly from 26.1% to 26.9%, while those saying business conditions are “bad&rdquo...

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MSS Publishes Eleven Revised Standards

The Manufactures Standardization Society (MSS) is pleased to announce the following eleven revised standards:

Updated/Revised Publications

  • MSS SP-51-2012, Class 150LW Corrosion Resistant Flanges and Cast Flanged Fittings
  • MSS SP-60-2012, Connecting Flange Joints Between Tapping Sleeves and Tapping Valves
  • MSS SP-65-2012, High Pressure Chemical Industry Flanges and Threaded Stubs for Use with Lens Gaskets
  • MSS SP-97-2012, Integrally Reinforced Forged Branch Outlet Fittings - Socket Welding, Threaded, and Buttwelding Ends
  • MSS SP-109-2012, Weld-Fabricated Copper Solder-Joint Pressure Fittings
  • MSS SP-111-2012, Gray-Iron and Ductile-Iron Tapping Sleeves
  • MSS SP-113-2012, Connecting Joints Between Tapping Machines and Tapping Valves
  • MSS SP-122-2012, Plastic Industrial Ball Valves
  • MSS SP-124-2012, Fabricated Tapping Sleeves
  • MSS SP-128-2012, Ductile Iron Gate Valves
  • MSS SP-134-2012, Valves for Cryogenic Service; Including Requirements for Body/Bonnet Extensions

Note: SP-60, 109, 113, and 134 include minor title changes.

All Standard Practices are available from MSS and authorized distributors.

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