When it comes to winter sports, some things are essential but nothing perhaps more so than snow and, in this instance, ice. As with many sports, conditions have to be right, with too many moisture and temperature fluctuations posing a real risk to the safety of athletes. For engineering company Aquantum, this was a primary
BYPELL Srl Tannery, Bassano del Grappa, Italy BYPELL Srl is an Italian leather tannery which has been in operation for almost 150 years. Starting out in the mountainous Asiago region close to Vicenza, the company began treating leather with alpine vegetable oil which was produced onsite. At this time, the business was called Conceria Bernardo.
A case study on the Pasqua Vigneti e Cantine Winery, Verona Italian wine is enjoyed by many all over the world. However, to grow the best grapes, develop the best flavour and ensure success on a global scale, a seamless production process needs to be in place behind the scenes. The family-run Pasqua Winery in
A case study in submarine cable burial There are many services we use in everyday life that are taken for granted. Surfing the internet, sending emails and talking to family members in foreign countries are all possible at the touch of a button, often without us realising and appreciating the technology involved that enables us
A vast 1,400mc/h demineralised water plant (DWP) has been constructed for Evides Industrie Water in Holland’s Rotterdam harbour, with Vogel pumps delivered by Lowara at its heart. The facility, one of the largest in western Europe, was constructed to process and supply demineralised water to 18 (petro-) chemical industries. The plant is being built in two
Application: Light Industry In a climate where temperatures can rise to 37°C, the need for efficient air-conditioning in factory environments is essential. This is the case in a plastics factory at kibbutz Degania in Tiberius, Israel, where power costs were high and the cooling process inefficient. Innovation driving through lower power costs Engineering company and Lowara
Faced with the need to pump a combination of salt and fresh water to clean, cool and package a range of shellfish, the engineers of Prins & Dingemanse, a Dutch mussel supplier, turned to Xylem to address all of their needs. Prins & Dingemanse (P&D) is the largest mussel provider in The Netherlands and market