Not many years ago, cryogenics – the production and behavior of materials at very low temperatures – was likely to be understood by a group of people with specialized knowledge in fields like aerospace.
Working with cryogenic applications means working with systems and components that have very special design and performance requirements. The costs associated with manufacturing and testing can be extreme. For these reasons, relatively few manufacturers have become adept at developing...Read More
In the cryogenic environment, often it’s confronting challenges in the field – literally – that leads to new answers and new solutions.
As a recent example illustrates, one of Dixon’s customers was experiencing problems while using bunkering connections during the transfer of liquefied natural gas. Technical specialists from Dixon were called to the scene to witness the next bunkering operation and...Read More
Quick disconnect couplings can fail without warning! Prior to the operation of quick coupling products, be sure to inspect and replace worn out fittings and safety devices. If a leak is detected during operation, release the pressure from the circuit before investigating the cause of the fluid leak. Do not use your fingers or skin to check for leaks, high pressure leaks of fluids can easily penetrate the skin and can cause serious injury or death.
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Dixon will be exhibiting at the Foodex Show for the first time this year to showcase their extensive range of hygienic fittings, actuated valves and hygienic hoses assemblies currently in use within the food & beverages industry. The Show will be held 16 - 18 of April.
Dixon is looking forward to showing visitors their hygienic process equipment and discussing the projects...Read More
Check out Dixon's article on solving the challenge of Pump Cavitation that was recently published in the Fall edition of Bakken Oil Report. For more information on our...Read More
Come visit us at National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Conference
June 13-16, 2016
Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV
Dixon recently has focused on evolving geology and directional drilling technologies including an innovative one-piece suction manifold that feeds slurry into high-pressure pumps. Click to learn more!
Dixon Fire is pleased to announce the addition of Kim Wisdom as Sales Manager.
Kim, based out of Dallas, Texas, has over 25 years of experience working in the Fire Protection Industry. She will be working with Dixon® Distributors to help them grow their business with Dixon Fire products, and will call on Engineering Firms to assist with specification work.
Please join us in welcoming Kim to the company.