Latest Leak Stories

Image 1 - Spacecraft Seal Tested To Verify Computer Models
2012-03-08 05:02:35

An Akron researcher is designing computer prediction models to test potential new docking seals that will better preserve breathable cabin air for astronauts living aboard the International Space Station and other NASA spacecraft.

2012-02-12 08:00:00

Champion Air-Lok is formulated to quickly repair flat tires with little, or no, mess and/or prevent flat tires from rim and bead leaks, tube pinches, or other slow leaks and small punctures.

2011-11-24 19:00:00

Packaging machinery manufacturer, Sepha Ltd, has reported record sales of its recently extended range of non-destructive leak testing equipment for the world's pharmaceutical packaging industry.

2011-08-17 05:25:00

Royal Dutch Shell said on Tuesday that it was working to contain what it called a "second pathway" of leakage discovered in the flow line beneath the Gannet Alpha oil platform in the North Sea, about 113 miles east of Aberdeen, Scotland.

2011-06-20 01:00:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To showcase its extensive engineering and advanced technology expertise, Simrit will demonstrate its portfolio of aerospace engine sealing solutions during the 49th International Paris Air Show held in Le Bourget, France from June 20 to 26.

2011-06-13 10:37:00

ELGIN, Ill., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Customer and testing data has proven that Simrit's E454 EPDM (ethylene-propylene rubber) O-ring sealing systems outperform competitive O-rings in critical commercial aircraft hydraulic systems.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.