Virtual Site Tours (VST) from your home / work station and Smart P&ID’s

A3D’s new virtual site tours (VST) will allow terminal personnel to walk their site whether it be from their home / work station. COVID has for many of us, forced changes in our work patterns...

James Jones & Sons pallets support deliveries of Covid-19 vaccine

James Jones & Sons is supplying the pallets for distribution of millions of doses of Covid-19 vaccines across the UK. The company is sole supplier of EPAL pallets to the manufacturer of one of...

Great Britain starts own chemicals legislation „UK-REACH“

Brexit has Consequences for Trade of Chemicals With the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU and the end of the transition period on 31st December 2020, the validity of EU Regulation No. 1907/2006...

THE UNIQUE FORMULA IDENTIFIER (UFI): A NEW GHS LABELLING ELEMENT FOR HAZARDOUS MIXTURES IN...

From 1st Jan 2021, a new label element will have to appear on the labels of all products in the EU classified for Health and/or Physical Hazards. A 16-character code called the Unique Formula Identifier...

Brenntag and Writtle University College support animal health

Writtle University College (WUC) in Essex has started an exciting new project with global chemical solution provider, Brenntag. The research work will investigate the impact sanitised water can have on animal health, using Brenntag’s...

New software makes heat exchanger design more accessible

New software for the design of shell and tube heat exchangers represents excellent value, making high powered tools more available to occasional users and professional heat exchanger designers alike. AHED (Advanced Heat Exchanger Design), which...

Application of industry 4.0 control and “digital twinning” to pneumatic conveying- 3 year paid...

Application of industry 4.0 control and “digital twinning” to pneumatic conveying 3 year paid studentship available Improving the efficiencies of manufacturing through the implementation of digital systems in pneumatic conveying pipelines Experts at the Wolfson Centre for...

BREXIT and (UK) REACH: avoid supply chain disruption!

Impact for EU & UK companies using chemicals As a result of BREXIT, the UK officially left the EU on January 31st of this year, leaving us until the end of this year in a...

James Jones & Sons gains first UK accreditation to ensure smooth post-Brexit supply chain...

James Jones & Sons (Pallets and Packaging) Ltd (JJPPL) has announced that its sites are some of the first in the country to achieve accreditation to repair wooden pallets and packaging using ISPM15 components,...

HRS offers remote equipment monitoring

The Coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the benefits of working remotely utilising new and existing technologies to monitor and manage operations from a distance, whether a few meters away on the factory floor, or on...