Featured Beverage Content

  1. Manufacturing Plants Based On The Lego Principle
    5/2/2017

    Smaller batches and different types of product in the same plant – these are the market demands to which more and more manufacturers in the process industries need to adjust. The answer is plants based on the “Lego principle”. Users can add modules or switch them off in line with requirements.

  2. TOC – An Insightful Sum Parameter
    4/25/2017

    In recent years, TOC has steadily gained in importance in both wastewater and drinking water analysis. In relationship to COD TOC provides specific information about the type and origin of organic loads in wastewater.

  3. TNTplus Vial Tests: Expert Testing Made Simple
    4/25/2017

    The launch of the world’s first ready-to-use reagent packages for photometric analysis in the 1960s had a substantial effect on water analysis.

  4. Recognized Results Based On Quality Assurance And Quality Control
    4/25/2017

    Analysis and quality assurance measures are inseparably interlinked. There is much more to ensuring high quality measurement results than simply the type of analytical method (standard/norm vs. operational analysis) that is used.

  5. Executive Guide To Real Time Operations Profitability: Benefits Manufacturers Can Expect: Part 2
    11/16/2016

    This is part two of a two part paper addressing the value of implementing a real time operations infrastructure to gain visibility, productivity and throughput, quality management, and real time asset utilization; all of which extend the value of plant to business integration.

  6. Executive Guide To Real Time Operations Profitability: Benefits Manufacturers Can Expect: Part 1
    11/16/2016

    This is part one of a two part paper addressing the value of implementing a real time operations infrastructure to gain visibility, productivity and throughput, quality management, and real-time asset utilization; all of which extend the value of plant to business integration.

  7. Condition-Based Maintenance Improves Uptime And Lowers Costs
    11/16/2016

    Manufacturers in both the process and discrete manufacturing industries should consider condition monitoring (CM) for critical assets to improve the effectiveness of their maintenance resources. Typical benefits include improved uptime, asset longevity, cost control, yield/quality and safety. Now is the time for users to re-evaluate their condition monitoring strategies and consider taking advantage of available pack-aged predictive maintenance (PdM) applications to leverage their existing process and smart device data.

  8. CO2 Injection Using Membrane Technology
    10/26/2016

    For the past 18 months, we have used a new, highly efficient membrane technology for beverage carbonation. By Joseph Mackey and John Mojonnier

  9. Kirin Beer Uses Liqui-Cel® Membrane Contactors For CO2 and O2 Removal to Prevent Pipe Corrosion at Three of Their Japanese Breweries
    10/25/2016

    It is becoming more common that systems operate with less chemical usage for food and beverage applications.

  10. Bottled Water Company Recovers RO Reject Recovery To Reduce Plant Water Usage
    9/13/2016

    CPF, Inc./Northeast Hot Fill Co-op, Inc. needed to minimize the cost of their water and sewage, at their producing purified bottled water, in Ayer, Massachusetts. This facility is one of the largest bottlers in the U.S. producing 26 million cases of finished beverage annually, including eight million cases of Aquafina brand.