Hydrogen fuelled vehicles have become a common sight in areas where investment has been made in the “hydrogen highway” to establish filling stations and fuel supply to support such vehicles on the road. America, Canada, Japan, China and many European countries have already invested large sums of money to establish a basic network of hydrogen stations supporting fuel cell cars.
With over 12,000 people and an estate of over 400,000 square metres, Derby is home to the largest concentration of Rolls Royce employees in the UK. It’s also home to their academy where over 200 apprentices are recruited each year and is the site for their Learning and Development centre.
Heat treatment processes for metals represent harsh environments for the measurement of blanket gas constituents. Ambient conditions in the furnaces have high particulate levels, acid gases and other compounds either outgassing or being burned off of the metal components being processed.
Plastics are found in almost everything we use nowadays, including computers, mobile phones, bottles and cars to quote but a few examples. Resins are the constituents that go to make up the different types of plastic products. Plastic processors will heat the resins then mould or extrude them into the desired shapes to create the final product. It is a very simple process, but it is important to keep the resins dry.