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More often than not, sealing components are grouped with nuts, bolts and other consumables – but with the critical nature of a seal, can you risk leaving your sealing solution to a mere ‘afterthought’?
Stefano Arrigoni joins IDEX Sealing Solutions as Head of Research and Development. With many years experience in the high performance polymers, Stefano will be responsible for maintaining the company's position at the forefront of elastomer technology.
1st - 8th Sept, PPE Oil & Gas Product Manager Chris Allan is taking on the challenge of a lifetime. Cycling over 580 miles across the French Alps for local charities, Rosemere Cancer Foundation and Blackburn Youth Zone. See his progress ....
The food and beverage industries are under increased pressure by customers demanding a reduction in chemical additives and preservatives, resulting in…
Precision Polymer Engineering has achieved Investors In People accreditation, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management.
Component failure in the Oil and Gas Industry can have truly disastrous consequences. PPE explores best practice to reduce the impact of Rapid Gas Decompression.
Two new plasma resistant Perlast perfluoroelastomers (FFKM) will make their debut appearance at Semicon West in San, Francisco this week.
This article explores challenges faced by diesel engine operators in the face of Tier III, and how the correct selection of sealing materials could deliver better performing solutions.
Jack-up rigs are becoming increasingly popular. Traditionally used in shallow water, they have evolved into robust innovations – stretching to subsea limits. So what does this mean for elastomer seals changing from shallow to subsea waters?
In 2016 there was an increase in the number of recorded recalls of food products contaminated with rubber, a 22% surge compared to 2015. (Source: US …