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August 30, 2017

Tips & Tools From Adam Whalley

Director of Business Development at Zeton

Pilot vs. Commercial Plant - Part 3

December 21, 2017

Author: Adam Whalley

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The overuse and over-specification of thermowells is one of the common errors we see in pilot-plant specifications, because they are so useful in commercial plants it intuitively feels right to extend the same philosophy to pilot plants. Clients commonly...

Pilot vs. Commercial Plant - Part 2

October 27, 2017

Publication: Zeton.com

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Pilot and commercial plants come from different places in terms of design specifications. Pilot plants tend to focus more on flexibility and data collection, while commercial plants focus on consistency and maximal utilization value. In this article, I will look at two examples...

Pilot vs. Commercial Plant - Part 1

August 30, 2017

Publication: Zeton.com

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To the casual observer, pilot and demonstration plants seem to look and behave like large-scale commercial plants. Indeed, both types of plants need to be designed and fabricated in accordance with federal and local codes and standards, both use the same engineering principles, and both...