Industrial Insulation
Dec. 13, 2017
JM Editors
Top 8 Blogs from 2017
2017 is coming to a close, and we've covered a lot of ground this year in our blog. Here are the top 10 blog posts from 2017!8)&nbsp
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 15, 2017
JM Editors
New InsulThin HT Installation Guide Available!
We’ve released the InsulThin™ HT Installation Guide!Thin blanket insulations, like InsulThin™ HT, are one of the more recent (relatively) innovations in the industrial insula...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 15, 2017
Mark Lamendola
Improving Jobsite Efficiency
A common reaction to today's “do more with less” environment is to work longer hours and insist crews work harder. This strategy quickly hits a wall. How effective are worker...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 15, 2017
TrueLook
Technology on the Jobsite—What’s Working and Why
Increasingly, construction firms are leveraging technology to realize jobsite efficiencies that speed project completion and cut costs. Facing numerous pressures such as labo...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 15, 2017
Bosch Corporation
Maximize Productivity on the Mobile Jobsite
Every hour of the workday counts, especially when you are on site. Unfortunately, research has shown that up to two-thirds of a mobile tradesman’s days are lost to a variety ...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 02, 2017
JM Editors
5 Takeaways from Understanding Industrial Acoustics: A Sound Strategy
Johns Manville recently hosted a live webinar with SLR Consulting addressing the key components to developing an acoustical strategy to mitigate unwanted noise in industrial ...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 02, 2017
Mrinal Gour
Noise Pollution – Causes, Types, Effects, and Control of Noise Pollution
Noise is defined as, "the unwanted, unpleasant or disagreeable sound that causes discomfort to all living beings". Sound intensity is measured in decibels (dB), that is the t...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 02, 2017
HGC Engineering
Cement Plants, Quarries & Environmental Noise Issues: Part 1
While cement plants and their related quarries are typically located in rural areas, there are almost always noise-sensitive homes nearby. More recently, the encroachment of ...
Industrial Insulation
Nov. 02, 2017
Takahiro HIDA
Field Noise Reduction in the Huge Industrial Plants for Accurate Prediction
Proper noise controls of the industrial plants based on accurate noise prediction are important since noise from these plants will affect wide area both inside and outside of...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 18, 2017
JM Editors
An Insider's Opinion of Industrial Acoustical Control Strategies
Implementing an industrial acoustical control strategy goes far beyond selecting an insulation with a high NRC (noise reduction coefficient) value. There are nuances and deta...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 18, 2017
OSHA
Industrial Noise Control
In any work environment, there can be many reasons to keep sound levels within a reasonable range. Sound levels above this range are perceived as "noise." Noise can distract ...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 18, 2017
Engineering Industry Noise Task Group
10 Noise Control Techniques
The following are 10 simple noise control techniques that have wide application across the whole of industry. In many cases, they will produce substantial noise reductions qu...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 18, 2017
American Hearing Research Foundation
Noise Induced Hearing Loss
Noise induced hearing loss is a permanent hearing impairment resulting from prolonged exposure to high levels of noise. One in 10 Americans has a hearing loss that affects hi...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 04, 2017
Doug Fast
Don't Settle When it Comes to Vibration: Part 2
We recently published Part 1 of the blog series,Don’t Settle When It Comes to Vibration. The previous blog addressed several types of insulation that you can use in high-temp...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 04, 2017
NIOSH
Controls for Noise Exposure
Loud noise at work can damage hearing. Approximately 22 million U.S. workers are exposed to hazardous noise at work. To minimize occupational noise-induced hearing loss, the ...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 04, 2017
OSHA
Occupational Noise Exposure
Twenty-two million workers are exposed to potentially damaging noise at work each year. Last year, U.S. business paid more than $1.5 million in penalties for not protecting w...
Industrial Insulation
Oct. 04, 2017
Elden F. Ray
Sound Advice: Industrial Noise Control for Power Plants
Power plant noise control and the principles of acoustic engineering apply universally to virtually every type of facility. The approach is all the same. Noise control become...
Industrial Insulation
Sep. 21, 2017
Doug Fast
Don’t Settle When It Comes to Vibration: Part 1
High-temperature, industrial insulations operate in hostile environments that would melt, shatter, or otherwise destroy other types of insulating materials such as plastics, ...
Industrial Insulation
Sep. 21, 2017
Inspectioneering
Overview of Vibration Analysis
Excessive equipment vibration is a common issue experienced in industrial processes and facilities. Excessive vibration is most often caused by misalignment of equipment or c...
Industrial Insulation
Sep. 21, 2017
Belden
Flow Simulations Solve WHRSG Vibration Issues
Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) has used computational fluid dynamics (CFD), an analytical simulation tool for studying fluid mechanics, to determine possible causes of an...
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