Published Articles Featuring OPW

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A Buyer's Guide
November 2017 - All terminals serve the same basic function – commodities are brought into or transferred out of the storage facility via various forms of transport.
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Swivel Joints 101
November 2017 - What to consider when selecting these components for any application.
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Tank Storage Magazine: A Considered Approach to Loading Arm Applications
June 2018 - Three key variables should be considered before a loading arm system is designed or built into a tank terminal facility
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Coupler Technologies for Secure Chemical Handling
October 2016 - Significant improvement in reducing fluid loss, optimizing flow paths and easing operation are among the advances in next-generation coupler technologies.
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What To Consider When Selecting Swivel Joints
Summer 2018 - From fire trucks to steel mills, swivel joints are essential components for all kinds of machinery and applications.
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Coupling Safety With Flexibility
June 2018 - When Edward Polen decided to change his careers as a pharmacist and chemical salesman in 1971 so that he could incorporate his own chemical packaging and distribution company, he probably never imagined that he would be cutting the ribbon on a new 300,000-square-foot corporate headquarters and distribution facility in Pleasant Prairie, WI, a few miles north and 42 years after it all began in Polen’s garage.
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The Next Generation of Couplings and Disconnects
June 2017 - When considering the dry disconnects for the safe transfer of hazardous chemicals and their feedstocks, a certain technology has risen to the fore over the years: So called “bayonet-and-plunger” or “poppet” style dry disconnect coupler.
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Handling Hazardous, High-Value Chemicals Doesn’t Have To Be High Risk
November 2016 - Minimizing the amount of chemicals lost during the connection and disconnection of coupling systems is a significant benefit to the health of the environment and operators, but it can also provide substantial cost savings.
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Pharmaceutical Processing: Getting On the Ball
April 2016 - Epsilon™ Dry Disconnect helps pharmaceutical manufacturers decrease the loss of expensive raw materials, reduce environmental hazards and increase efficiency for transferring liquids.
PDF2.09 MB26 Apr, 2016 Download
Processing: Incremental innovation in couplings increases safety
May 2015 - Locking quick connects suitable for high-temperature, high-pressure liquid-transfer applications.
PDF4.01 MB26 May, 2015 Download
Bulk Distributor: Coupling Safety with Flexibility
March/April 2015 – EMCO Chemical Distributors fitted its new packaging and distribution facility with OPW hose couplings and Civacon ground verification systems
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The Process / Flow Network: Coupling Safety with Flexibility
February/May 2015 - EMCO Chemical Distributors leverages hose coupling and ground-verification system to drive efficiency at its new packaging and distribution facility in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
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Fluid Handling: Improving Fluid-Transfer Connections
November/December 2014 – Throughout all stages of oil and gas supply change, operators are taking special precautions to prevent unnecessary contamination of the environment, while helping to ensure the safety of their employees.
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Tank Storage Magazine: Finding the right balance
January/February 2014 – How NuStar optimised its railcar loading operations at its US terminal in California
PDF5.77 MB26 May, 2015 Download