Month: May 2018

How do YOU know C&K?

Right under the Chalmers and Kubeck logo is a tagline that reads, “Setting the Industry Standard since 1950”. It may go unnoticed by many or perhaps you have read it and have not given it much thought. At this point, you are familiar with Chalmers and Kubeck so your perception has been established through the…

Zook Webinar Recording – Simplifying Selection and Sizing

Zook recently hosted a webinar covering the selection and sizing of Rupture Disk as well as some basic troubleshooting. It was a well organized hour long session Hosted by Scott Jenkins – Senior Editor of Chemical Engineering Magazine. The speakers for the webinar were Cameron Holmes, who is currently Vice President and General Manager at…

Masoneilan Camflex – Perfect design since ’69

You may not realize it but Masoneilan is one of the oldest names in control valves in the industry. It is the combination of the Mason Steam Pump company from the late 1800s and the Neilan Regulator company, the two of which merged in 1931. For the next half of a century, they pioneered many…

OSHA Process Safety Management

(iii) Relief and vent systems and devices; Pressure relief valves, rupture discs, low pressure tank vents, vacuum relief valves/vents, and other similar devices are often subject to special scrutiny by OSHA and other governmental agencies. Few other components in the petrochemical processing industry have this level of visibility or are the subject of more violations. “Relief…