Power Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.power-technology.com web site http://www.power-technology.com/ en-us http://www.power-technology.com/ Power Technology-Updates http://www.power-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif How Data and Applications Can Improve Operational Efficiency for Professional Radio Users http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/safety/operational-efficiency-professional-radio-users/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/safety/operational-efficiency-professional-radio-users/ Whether your operations are business or mission critical, data can add significant value. Real time information provides the vital link needed to make better decisions and operate more efficiently. Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:33:00 GMT Skanska wins $255m contract to build CPV Valley Energy Center in New York, US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsskanska-wins-255m-contract-to-build-cpv-valley-energy-center-in-new-york-us-4615143 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsskanska-wins-255m-contract-to-build-cpv-valley-energy-center-in-new-york-us-4615143 US-based Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) has awarded a SEK2.1bn ($255m) contract to Skanska for CPV Valley Energy Center in Wawayanda, New York. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Siemens launches new electrolysis facility in Mainz, Germany to generate hydrogen from wind power http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-launches-new-electrolysis-facility-in-mainz-germany-to-generate-hydrogen-from-wind-power-4615126 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-launches-new-electrolysis-facility-in-mainz-germany-to-generate-hydrogen-from-wind-power-4615126 German conglomerate Siemens has started operations at a plant at Energiepark Mainz, where hydrogen will be produced from excess wind power to be re-used as a general fuel or in natural gas pipelines. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Macrotec-Industrial Incinerators, Cremators and Calorifiers http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/waste-management/macrotec/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/waste-management/macrotec/ Macrotec specialises in the manufacture, delivery and installation of smokeless incinerators and cremators for the burning of waste, as well as calorifiers for the heat supply of hot water on a commercial scale. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:22:00 GMT HSP Hochspannungsgeräte GmbH-Transformer Bushings, Switchgear Bushings, Generator Bushings, HVDC Bushings, and SF6-Bushings http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/hsp/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/hsp/ HSP produces quality tailor-made products and services such as transformer bushings, switchgear bushings, generator bushings, HVDC bushings and SF6-bushings up to the highest service voltage, as well as service and maintenance work for HSP equipment,… Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:17:00 GMT Rubber Expansion Joint Solutions Brochure http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/expansion/rubber-expansion-joint-solutions-brochure/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/expansion/rubber-expansion-joint-solutions-brochure/ This brochure offers a comprehensive view of the rubber expansion joint solutions offered by SEIRIS. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:33:00 GMT Europe’s largest battery creates a buzz in Bedfordshire http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureeuropes-largest-battery-creates-a-buzz-in-bedfordshire-4563310/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureeuropes-largest-battery-creates-a-buzz-in-bedfordshire-4563310/ Trials at the Smarter Network Storage facility, the largest electricity storage facility of its type in Europe, began last year with a view to assessing the giant battery over the next two years. Conducted in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire in the UK,… Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Toshiba scorpion like robots to investigate damaged interiors of Fukushima nuclear facility http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstoshiba-scorpion-like-robots-to-investigate-damaged-interiors-of-fukushima-nuclear-facility-4614505 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstoshiba-scorpion-like-robots-to-investigate-damaged-interiors-of-fukushima-nuclear-facility-4614505 Japanese firm Toshiba has developed a small robot in co-ordination with the International Research Institute for Nuclear Decommissioning (IRID) to explore interiors of the primary containment vessel (PCV) at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Rota in Amsterdam for Power-Gen Europe 2015 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/rota/presspower-gen-europe-2015.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/rota/presspower-gen-europe-2015.html Rota has successfully participated in Power-Gen Europe Amsterdam 2015 as an exhibitor. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT BPS completes onshore pilot testing of bioWAVE wave energy unit in Australia http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbps-completes-onshore-pilot-testing-of-biowave-wave-energy-unit-in-australia-4614604 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbps-completes-onshore-pilot-testing-of-biowave-wave-energy-unit-in-australia-4614604 Australia-based ocean energy developer BioPower Systems (BPS) has conducted onshore testing for its 250kW bioWAVE pilot demonstration unit following its development. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Bhel turns 500MW thermal power facility operational in Sudan http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-turns-500mw-thermal-power-facility-operational-in-sudan-4614592 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-turns-500mw-thermal-power-facility-operational-in-sudan-4614592 Indian power equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals (Bhel) has commissioned a 500MW Kosti Thermal Power Station (TPS) in Sudan, which is claimed to be the largest in the African country. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT STRAUB Product Brochure http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/straub-product-brochure/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/straub-product-brochure/ Based on the well-proven original Straub coupling technology, which can be found in millions of pipe connections worldwide, we combine different pipe materials, such as metal and plastic for optimum solutions for customer's permanent pipe couplings, … Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:20:00 GMT Unicon Biograte Boiler Plant is Used for Steam and Hot Water Production http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/unicon-biograte/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/unicon-biograte/ The Unicon Biograte boiler plant is used for steam and hot water production with biomass applications. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:09:00 GMT Power Plant Improves Reliability and Uptime with Improved Feedstock Conveying http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/improved-feedstock-conveying/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/improved-feedstock-conveying/ A small power producer had a contract to supply a nearby malting facility with its electricity and heating needs. The power producer struggled to fulfil its obligations at times due to unexpected downtime of conveyors and poor material distribution. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:05:00 GMT CDM Systems-En-Masse Conveyors and Conveying Systems http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/materials/cdm-systems/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/materials/cdm-systems/ CDM Systems specialises in en-masse conveyors and conveying systems for a range of industries, including industrial power plants, central utilities, minerals processing, co-gen plants, biomass plants, fracking sand and silica processing. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:00:00 GMT Your Partner for Solutions in the Handling of Bulk Materials http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/handling-bulk-materials/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/handling-bulk-materials/ For more than 50 years now our tried-and-tested products and solutions have proved their worth in day-to-day applications. The outstanding quality of our systems and their technological edge underpin the success we have had with our many satisfied cu… Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:59:00 GMT Analogue to Digital Migration http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/safety/analogue-to-digital-migration/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/safety/analogue-to-digital-migration/ DMR is an open, multi-vendor ETSI PMR radio standard, completed in 2005, covering conventional and trunked modes of operation. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:58:00 GMT Future Power Technology Magazine: Issue 64 http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-magazine-issue-64-4613125/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-magazine-issue-64-4613125/ In this issue: Modi’s mission for India’s nuclear future, towns and cities commit to 100% green energy, unlocking ocean power, solar efficiency, Russia as world nuclear technology titan, and more Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:20:00 GMT Promat HPI-Comprehensive Insulation Solutions for Power Generation Efficiency http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/thermal_insulation/promat_hpi/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/thermal_insulation/promat_hpi/ Promat HPI offers economical insulation solutions to help minimise energy losses in all forms of power generation and ensure optimised thermal management. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:59:00 GMT Sepura DMR Technology Has Reached Mongolia http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/safety/sepura-power/presssepura-dmr-technology-has-reached-mongolia.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/safety/sepura-power/presssepura-dmr-technology-has-reached-mongolia.html Sepura DMR technology has been selected by The Municipality of Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia for its public safety organisations. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:57:00 GMT