What's New In Products & Services [Pipeline & Gas Journal]
(Pipeline & Gas Journal Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) McElroy
McElroy's MegaMc® Rollers are designed for 12 -inch IPS through 54-inch OD polyethylene piping jobsites. Fused joints and pipe roll through the device along a right of way without contact with the ground to avoid damage. Designed to be tip resistant, the product has a capacity of 9,000 pounds per unit and can be paired with McElroy's MegaMc® PolyHorse(TM) and MegaM@ Pipe Stands. (918) 831-9286, firstname.lastname@example.org, www. mcelroy.com.
Tregaskiss has introduced its new QUICK LOAD(TM) Liner AutoLength(TM) System to prevent quality problems associated with incorrect MIG gun liner length. The system helps reduce wire-feeding problems and also decreases bumbacks, along with premature contact tip failure and wear associated with misalignment between the liner and contact tip. A springloaded module housed inside the power pin applies constant pressure on the liner, keeping it seated properly in the retaining head at all times. The system allows for up to one inch forgiveness and accommodates liner movement during welding. (877) 737-3111, info@ tregaskiss.com, www.tregaskiss.com
Invensys Operations Management has released Version 5.0 of its Avantis Decision Support System (DSS) software to provide asset management analytics and reporting. The software transforms transaction data into business analytics based on an individual's specific role within an organization. The software is pre-configured to allow users to consolidate reporting across sites, create analytics and include data from various source systems. It can be used with both historical and real-time operational data. http://iom. invensys.com/EN/Pages/Avantis .aspx.
Detcon's SmartWireless® Site Sentinel is a stand-alone gas detection system designed for fixed, semi-fixed and transportable use. The system can be customized with up to 32 detectors, wired or wireless, including toxic and infrared hydrocarbon combustible gas detectors, controllers, remote HMIs, solar panels, and alarm and signaling stations. Critical fault diagnostics are available locally or through a link to other members of the network. Power options include disposable batteries, rechargeable battery packs with solar power options, and line power. sales@ detcon.com, www.detcon.com.
Integra Enclosures is offering 24x24x10 non-metallic NEMA 4X, UL-rated enclosures made of high-impact, UV-resistant polycarbonate materials. The enclosures offer flexible interior mounting with adjustable swing panel mounting system and hinged or unhinged lid configurations. The company said multiple bosses on the product ease installation of devices and DIN rails. (440) 269-4966, sales@integraenclosures. com, www.integraenclosures.com.
Keeping track of who provided how much product to a pipeline is a laborious and difficult task. Kepware Technologies has released KEPServerEX® 5.10, which it says will help companies streamline the delivery of information across the supply chain by automatically polling the pipeline's flow computers and collecting historical flow data. This data is then sent to flow analysis and accounting solutions. This version of the software includes the ABB TotalFlow communications driver, additional support to the Electronic Flow Measurement (EFM) option, and EFM support to the Fisher ROC and ROC+ drivers. (207) 775-1660, email@example.com, www. kepware.com.
Robbing & Myers Energy Services Group
Robbins & Myers Energy Services Group has developed a new solution for pipeline and vessel closures. Marketed under the SENTRY® brand name, this non-threaded, internal door closure features a one-piece seal. This seal is molded in all sizes with no vulcanized splices. It is available in FKM (Viton), EDR FKM (Viton), NBR or HNBR low temperature materials and features an anti-extrusion spring molded directly into the seal to ease installation. esg.marketing@ robn.com, Canada: (403) 952-9588, U.S.: (936) 890-1064.
OMEGA Engineering, Inc.
The OMEGA® zSeries wireless sensor/ transmitter system provides Web-based monitoring of temperature, humidity, and barometric pressure, as well as thermocouples and any transducer with analog voltage or current output. The sensors are designed for industrial applications and harsh outdoor environments and the zED-DC-H2 wireless sensor/transmitter can run on low voltage power. Alarms can be sent via email or text message to a single user or to a group distribution list. Contact Rosita Asnaashari, (800) 773-7869 x317, rAsnaashari@Omega.com, www.omega.com.
Denso has introduced two features on its website, new petrolatum training videos and an online product gallery. The videos focus on the different methods of applying Denso 's petrolatum tapes on straight pipes and irregular surfaces. Training videos on more products are expected to follow. The online product gallery allows the visitor to see product and application photos to choose products and understand what they are requesting. (281) 821-3355, www.densona.com.
AMETEK Solidstate Controls has launched the DCR, an addition to its digital ProcessPower® line of industrial battery charging systems. The device features PWM control systems and UL certification along with the smallest industry footprint for ease of installation. It is available in sizes from 32A up to 125OA for battery voltages of 24, 48, 120 and 240 VDC. It also incorporates new digital control circuitry to enhance communications and charge control. (614) 846-7500, www.solidstatecontrolsinc.com.
Enervation, Inc. has released Samson, a hydrostatic dual-pump trailer for pipeline testing. A high-performance centrifugal pump combines with a versatile plunger pump to reduce pressure-up and fill time. Plunger pump options start at 24 gallons per minute at 2400 psi. The hydraulic drive provides responsive fill and pressure speed control for testing any size and length of pipeline. A seamless switch from fill to pressure-up eliminates the need for scheduling multiple pieces of equipment for one job. The heart of the system is a Kubota turbo diesel that uses less than four gallons per hour at full throttle. (214) 616-4311.
Nevis Pipeline Products
Nevis Pipeline Products has released a range of quick-opening closures, including the Series G and G-SR, which are suited for high and ultra-high pressure installations and can be adapted for a wide range of applications including general pipeline, severe & lethal service and subsea installations. Closure designs fully meet the requirements of ASME BPV and major pipeline design standards, are available in a wide range of materials, pressure ratings up to 10,000 psig and with a range of features to meet the demands of both onshore and offshore installations. (832) 632-4450, www.nevisenterprise.com.
GammaTech Computer Corp. has released a new tablet model, the Durabook T7Q, which meets Military Standard 810G for drop, shock, spill, salt, fog, and freeze/thaw resistance and meets IP-65 for protection against dust and water. The tablet weighs three pounds and can also be used with an optional docking station in vehicles. The hot-swappable twin battery pack provides up to 10 hours of on-the-road power. (800) 995-8946, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.gammatechusa.com.
Roxtec has announced the Roxtec BG(TM) (Bonding & Grounding) cable entry system designed to seal large and small quantities of metal clad or armored cables using minimal space. Used in building structures, cabinets, and enclosures, the system provides additional protection against weather, blasts, rodents and fire. It is adaptable to cables of different sizes, with removable layers that allow users to specify and design cable entries before and after final cable schedules are complete. If the cable schedule changes in the field, the installer simply adjusts the modules for a perfect fit. (800) 520^769, email@example.com. com, www.roxtec.com.
Dialight has introduced SafeSite® RTO LED Area Light, an energy efficient LED. The product consumes 8 watts, producing 100 lumens per watt. It is certified for use in Class I Div 2 environments, as well as Class Div 1 and Class Div 2 (Groups D, E, F) applications. The fixture is designed for solar and other lowpower needs, including battery-backup operation, unmanned onshore oil platforms and other hazardous location applications. It has an instanton capability that allows the lights to be switched off when not needed, www.diahght.com.
Metso has released Nelprof® 6 valve sizing software with two new calculation modules to enable the selection of intelligent automated on/off valves and emergency valves. Special safety requirements, such as an actuator-sizing safety factor or a complete valve-assembly safety-integrity level, can be evaluated with the new tools in the program. The module also includes multi-phase flow sizing as well as noise and cavitation prediction analysis, www.metso.com.
CartoPac International has launched the web -based CartoPac Portal and a new version of CartoPac Server. The server has been re-architected as the foundation of an extensible server platform for field data collection, simplifying and automating the installation and administrative process in complex enterprise environments. It integrates with existing GIS web-based environments or the CartoPac Portal as a complete end-to-end mobile server platform. The portal leverages Esri's ArcGIS Online base maps to deploy user-friendly maps. Field data can be rapidly accessed upon upload by all users across the enterprise. (970) 493-9500, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.cartopac.com.
Philatron Wire and Cable
Philatron Wire and Cable has released a line of "slinky-action" compact extension cords called Flexy Cord(TM). The extension cords feature reduced cord diameter and spiral coiling of increased diameter to keep a long cord contained within a small space. Cords are available in retracted sizes of 4 inches (extending to 8 feet), 5 inches (extending to 10 feet), 10 inches (extending to 20 feet), and 20 inches (extending to 45 feet). The company said they are also tangle-proof and kink-proof. (562) 802-2570, www.flexycord.com.
Offshore assets are often damaged. Welaptega's 3D-modelling Post-Incident Response system offers data for diagnosis on the damage subsea assets have suffered, operated by the company's engineering team. Three-dimensional modeling technology collects precise data, which is delivered in reports and CAD models that can help identify and repair problems such as collapsed risers or pipeline damage from anchor drag or trawler damage. In the catastrophic Deepwater Horizon incident in the Gulf of Mexico Welaptega postincident 3D modeling was used to confirm the required dimensions of the cap fabricated to seal the well. (902) 422-8303, info@welaptega. com,www.welaptega.com.
Coastal Flow Measurement offers !Measurement Services, a hydrocarbon gas and liquid measurement solution designed to improve the accuracy and accountability of determining compositional values; custody transfer quantities; production and sales reconciliations; and equipment accuracy. The company's FLOWCAL Enterprise(TM) software is integrated with other measurement services to improve data precision and integrity, flow and well data management and remote data retrieval. 800-231-9741, CFMinfo@coastalflow.com, www. CoastalFlow.com.
Carhartt now offers a flame-resistant, dual-hazard knit shirt program that meets the National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA) 70E7HRC 2 and is UL® Classified to NFPA 2112. The shirts also feature moisturewicking and anti-odor performance properties and are available in six styles. 800-833-3118, www.carhartt.com.
Case Construction Equipment has introduced the 570N XT loader/tool carrier, which achieves Tier 4 Interim certification through the use of cooled exhaust gas recirculation technology and a diesel particulate filter. The engine is rated at 78 net horsepower and improves fuel efficiency and response times versus previous models. The loader is designed to retain more material during the dump cycle. Four-wheel drive is standard. The machine has an operating weight of 12,898 pounds, bucket breakout force of 9,271 pounds and hinge pin height of 1 1 feet 3 inches. www.casece.com
Topcon Positioning Systems
Topcon Positioning Systems has released ScanMaster CAD Link, an optional extension for ScanMaster software for Topcon's GLS1500 laser scanner to link it to AutoCAD software. It allows an operator to display ScanMaster and AutoCAD screens side-byside and move coordinates and ortho-images between the two screens. (925) 245-8300, www.topconpositioning.com.
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