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Okazaki Manufacturing Company

Ashwood House,66 Cardiff Road,
Taffs Well
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CF15 7AF
United Kingdom

Telephone : 02920 814333
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Article archive for Okazaki Manufacturing Company;

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Celebrating 60 years in temperature innovations 05 November 2014

Okazaki Manufacturing Company (OMC) was founded in Kobo Japan in 1954 and over the last 60 years has grown into a multinational manufacturer of temperature related products, the latest facility being Established in 2012, the 13,120 sq m Main Manufacturing Factory is the flagship of its sensor production and offers manufacturing Innovations such as Laser and Robotic welding and the very latest machining and deep hole drilling centers....

New thermowell standard will encourage innovation 05 July 2011

When it comes to designing a thermowell for an oil or gas pipeline, the mechanical strength of the thermowell must be evaluated to ensure that it passes the ASME PTC 19.3 standard. The recent major overhaul of the standard may encourage buyers to now seek out alternative thermowell designs, says Chris Chant, Business Development Manager at Okazaki Manufacturing Company (OMC)....

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Standard for thermowells undergoes revision 25 October 2010

Companies that source thermowells for oil, gas and petrochemicals applications will now need to consult the new, revised ASME PTC 19.3 (2010) standard, which has just undergone its first major revision in more than 35 years. This is likely to encourage engineers to seek out better, alternative, more innovative thermowell designs for process pipelines....

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Multipoint assemblies enable 3D temperature profiling of process reactors 09 April 2010

A range of multipoint temperature assemblies are now available from Okazaki Manufacturing Company (OMC), which are suitable for all types of process applications, including crude oil storage tanks, hydrocarbon cracking units, chemical reactors and desulphurisation catalyst bed reactors....

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Thermocouples offer longer life in harsh process environments 15 February 2010

A thermocouple has been launched that offers high performance and longer life in harsh process environments, providing superior resistance to temperature, vibration, impact, corrosion and abrasion....

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Are your temperature sensors safe? 15 October 2009

When it comes to installing temperature sensors such as thermocouples or resistance thermometers (RTDs) in hazardous areas, many companies are still making mistakes with regard to equipment certification requirements....

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Thermocouples offer accuracy and reliability in process heaters 07 September 2009

A range of tube skin thermocouples for process heaters is available, which offers higher accuracy and reliability over competing thermocouples currently available on the market....

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Spray coating increases life of thermowells in hydrocarbon cracking units 04 August 2009

A spray coating for thermowell temperature assemblies has been developed that not only increases the life of thermowells in critical Fluid Catalytic Cracking Units (FCCU) in oil refineries, but also reduces associated maintenance and repair costs....

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Diameter of thermocouple is equal to a human hair 23 July 2009

Okazaki Manufacturing Company (OMC) has claimed to have developed the world’s smallest sheathed thermocouple, which has an outside diameter equivalent to that of a human hair....

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Thermocouples offer reliability in LDPE production 23 April 2009

The accurate measurement of temperature in the production of low-density polyethylene (LDPE) is critical. Consistent, high quality end product can only be guaranteed if the temperature can be accurately measured and controlled. ...