Det-Tronics PointWatch Eclipse® PIRECL Gas Detector with Fast-Response Option

2018-05-14T05:13:23+10:00November 15th, 2017|

SIL 2-Capable PointWatch Eclipse® can detect methane and butane in 1.5 seconds Detector Electronics Corp. (Det-Tronics) recently announced the availability of fast-response options for the PointWatch Eclipse® PIRECL infrared gas detector, a SIL 2-Capable infrared point gas detector that detects methane, propane, ethylene, butane and other combustible hydrocarbon gases. The new fast-response detector has

Safety Milestone Achieved

2018-05-14T01:07:13+10:00September 19th, 2017|

The CHPP Maintenance and process team at a Rio Tinto’s Hail Creek CHPP reached a significant milestone of 2000 day lost time injury free. The last incident that stopped a person returning to normal duties the next day was in January 2012. (5 ½ years year ago) On average HMA currently supply 8

HMA South Africa Fireye Distributorship

2017-11-29T23:00:27+11:00August 15th, 2017|

HMA Group's recent South African Fireye agency agreement has been officially announced. 'The Fireye range of flame monitoring and combustion control equipment for industries as diverse as petrochemical and power generation is now available from HMA South Africa, the newly-appointed exclusive distributor for the region.' HMA Group have been Fireye agents in Australia and

Inpex FPSO Sets Sail Down Under

2017-11-22T23:51:12+11:00July 20th, 2017|

Inpex floating production, storage and offloading facility (FPSO) project named 'Ichthys Venturer' finally departs from  Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) shipyard in Korea. The 336 metre-long ship-shaped vessel will be used for condensate dewatering, stabilisation, storage and export. The vessel is on its way to Bladin Point in Australian waters and will be connected

Protecting Aircraft in Hangars

2021-04-26T11:05:03+10:00June 29th, 2017|

Six Keys to Successful Fire Detection and Mitigation   Mike Hosch of Det-tronics (represented by HMA Instrumentation) recently wrote an article on using flame detectors in aircraft hangers. Please click here to read the full article. For more information on Det-tronics fire and gas detection range please refer to the HMA Instrumentation website by clicking on the links.

Kurz Thermal Mas Flow Meter Material

2017-11-22T23:51:13+11:00April 3rd, 2017|

A new coating option is available for select Kurz Flow Meters. We have coated the flow sensors with a harder, tougher and more erosive resistant shielding. Titanium Aluminum Nitride offers all the sensitivity and responsiveness of our traditional sensor with a significant increase in durability and lifespan. Erosive gas flow with high heat, grit and

Flame Arrester Safety in Oil, Gas, Petrochemical & Industrial Markets

2018-09-25T00:14:14+10:00March 16th, 2017|

Today’s Oil, Gas, Petrochemical and Industrial markets are demanding higher levels of safety and subsequently, better protection of their plants and employees. An area which is often overlooked is the implementation of appropriate safety measures to stop flame propagation in low pressure gas and vapour systems. Using flame arresters, emergency tank vents, and pressure/vacuum relief