CEP: February 2011 In February, read features on metamaterials, understanding stream traps, budget battles surrounding mechanical integrity, and more. Editorial You might have first heard those words as the lyrics of a Christmas song. Recently, it has become an advertising jingle for back-to-school shopping. Some of us would use the phrase to describe this month... Read More Share Understanding Steam Traps February2011Back To BasicsJames R. RiskoSteam trap failure can affect process operations and reduce profits. Choosing the right steam traps can improve reliability and reduce cost. Minimize Mechanical Integrity Budget Battles February2011SafetyJack McCavit, Daniel A. Long, P.E.Chemical processing and manufacturing plants must ensure the mechanical integrity of their equipment. These strategies and tactics can make doing so easier when budget issues arise. Correlate Data Effectively February2011Computational MethodsFaruk CivanFollow these nine simple rules to avoid common pitfalls and get better results. Copyright Permissions: Would you like to reuse content from CEP Magazine? It’s easy to request permission to reuse content. Simply click here to connect instantly to licensing services, where you can choose from a list of options regarding how you would like to reuse the desired content and complete the transaction.