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2014-07-14 08:20:32

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is launching its Entry Into Service (EIS) program for the Geared Turbofan engine family. When Geared Turbofan (GTF) engines enter service in 2015, a global partner network will be in place and prepared to support customers 24/7 on day one of EIS. "Pratt & Whitney will launch Geared Turbofan engines on five major aircraft platforms over...

2014-07-13 12:20:11

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engine family has completed nearly 10,000 hours and 19,000 cycles of full engine testing, including 1,400 hours of flight time. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company. "Testing continues to validate the Geared Turbofan(TM) engine's fan drive gear system in harsh environments while conducting strict, regulated trial runs," said Dave Brantner,...

2014-07-11 23:06:55

Koldwave, Inc., Leading Air-Cooled and Water-Cooled Portable Air Conditioning Solutions Provider, Launches New High-Capacity Model 6WK16 with Superior Capabilities and Features For Summer Season Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Koldwave, Inc., leading portable air conditioning solutions provider and manufacturer, announced today the launch of its new high-capacity water-cooled portable air conditioner model 6WK16, immediately available to distributors for pre-order. The 6WK16 model’s...

2014-07-11 23:02:59

Recently, LenoRF, an outstanding electrical accessory manufacturer, has released its new designs of SMA female right angles. In addition, it has decided to launch a special offer for these brand new accessories; they are now offered at discounted rates, up to 26% off. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Recently, LenoRF, an outstanding electrical accessory manufacturer, has released its new designs of SMA female right angles. These items have already been added to the company’s product line. In...

2014-07-11 23:01:41

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Latin America Industrial Refrigeration Equipment Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/industrial-refrigeration-equipment-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 According to a new market report "Industrial Refrigeration Equipment Market (Refrigeration systems, Coil and Condensers,...

2014-07-11 12:22:03

DUBLIN, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Submersible Pump (Chemical, Construction, Energy and Power, Water and Sewage, and Others) Market - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. The global submersible pump market is estimated to reach $18,914 million by 2019 at the projected CAGR of 5.9%, indicating higher growth in the Asia-Pacific region. Submersible pump is a submerged device used to extract fluids, which can be employed in...

2014-07-11 08:20:41

INDIANAPOLIS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the largest global provider of commercial duty fully-automatic transmissions, will hold its second quarter 2014 results conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, July 24. Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Lawrence E. Dewey, and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David S. Graziosi will review the company's financial performance for the period....

2014-07-10 23:07:32

BLUEKAT screw compressors can also be used without limitation for all applications that depend on absolutely oil free compressed air. Powder Springs, GA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 A large number of industrial applications depend on absolutely oil free compressed air. Up until now, either oil free screw compressors or expensive filtration devices have been used for this purpose, resulting in low efficiencies and high costs. The new BOGE BLUEKAT screw compressors with their integrated converter...

2014-07-10 08:20:42

CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and providers of additive manufacturing solutions for large-scale, high-value metal parts, announced today that it will be offering its groundbreaking electron beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) systems for purchase, with accelerated delivery opportunities available as early as September 1, 2014. Sciaky has predominantly offered its exclusive additive manufacturing process as a...

2014-07-09 23:13:54

Diversified Machine Systems, Colorado Springs-based manufacturer of custom 3 axis CNC & 5 axis CNC routers, and large format CNC machine centers, was named a 2014 Colorado Companies to Watch Winner – marking them as one of the fastest growing companies in Colorado. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Diversified Machine Systems (DMS) is proud to announce that they’ve been named as one of the fastest growing companies in Colorado as awarded by the 2014 Colorado Companies to...


Latest Mechanical engineering Reference Libraries

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2010-09-27 17:29:21

A Mason jar, invented by Rick Mason in 1858, is a glass jar used in canning to preserve food. Ball Corp. manufactured the jars early on and the name ball jar was also applied to the jars. In mass-production they have been replaced by other methods; however, in the home they are still widely used for canning. Usually the jars have a two piece lid composed of a inner flat metal which is covered by by a screw-on ring. The ring creates a vacuum with the lid during the canning process. So that...

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2010-09-27 17:09:09

A Bunsen burner produces a single open gas flame; it is commonly found in labs - used for heating, sterilization, and combustion. Robert Bunsen, in 1852, was hired at the University of Heidelberg and promised a new laboratory building. Heidelberg had just started installing coal-gas street lighting which provided light but not necessarily heat. Laboratory lamps, at the time, left much to be desired regarding economy and simplicity. The desire was to maximize the temperature and minimize...

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2010-09-24 18:05:15

A thermostat regulates the temperature of a system and keeps the system's temperature at desired setpoint temperature. The device does this by turning heating and cooling devices on and off and regulating air flow of a heat transfer fluid as needed. This maintains the correct temperature. Thermostats may be used to control heating or cooling a system, or may be a component part of a heater or air conditioner. There are a variety of ways that thermostats can be constructed and could use...

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2005-05-25 19:16:15

Perlite is an amorphous glass mineral of volcanic origin. Typical analysis: 70-75% SiO2, 12-15% Al2O3, Na2O 3-4%, K2O 3-5%, Fe2O3 0,5-2%, MgO 0,2-0,7%, CaO 0,5-1,5% Loss On Ignition 3-5% Properties: When it reaches temperatures of 850"“900 °C, perlite softens (since it is a glass) and water trapped in the structure escapes and this causes the expansion of the material to 7"“15 times its original volume. The expanded material is a brilliant white, due to the reflectivity of the...

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