Lime supplier controls clinker level with VEGAPULS 69

VEGA
Lime plays a larger role in our lives than one might assume. The mineral can be found in many everyday products from glass to sugar and in the production of commonly-used materials, including metals and plastics. Good thing there are companies like Lhoist North America to provide us with lime and other minerals we depend on. Part of the Lhoist Group, Lhoist North America is a major supplier of lime, limestone, and clay products for industrial use...

Employee Spotlight: Tommy Comeaux

Employee Spotlight, Life At BBP
We’re engineers, customer service representatives, accounting gurus, tech support superheroes, and more — but we’re also real humans. In our new blog series, “Employee Spotlight”, you’ll meet BBP employees, learn about their background and roles, and discover what they like most about working at BBP. This month we are putting the spotlight on Tommy Comeaux, one of our inside salesmen.  Tommy’s strong work ethic and positive attitude have made him a valuable asset to, not...

Straight From the Lab: VEGAPULS 64 Put to the Test

VEGA
VEGA is changing the way operators think about liquid level measurement and system isolation with the VEGAPULS 64. Last summer, VEGA Americas tested the performance of the VEGAPULS 64, the world’s first radar level sensor for liquid, operating at a frequency of 80 GHz, for liquid level measurement when mounted on ball valves and gate valves. To realistically capture a true field experience, VEGA tested the PULS 64 with the four most commonly-used ball...

Introducing BBP East

Company News
We are excited to announce that BBP is now the Yokogawa and VEGA representative for North and South Carolina and the VEGA representative in Virginia. BBP will supply customers with Yokogawa and VEGA solutions and products backed by our unmatched service and expertise. We are excited to expand these representative partnerships and look forward to servicing this new territory. Learn more about Yokogawa Learn more about...

BBP Partners with Local Community College

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BBP partnered with Baton Rouge Community College to provide our employees with quality technical training. The first class in our training series was Introduction to Process Control. Employees spent the day in the glass lab with hands-on practice and got to see how our instruments, valves, and analytical and control products are critical to process...

BBP Sales Training in Birmingham — February 2017

Training
BBP’s continuous employee trainings show our determination to provide our team with quality industry expertise and extensive product knowledge so we can supply our customers with unparalleled service. Account managers from Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Florida, and Georgia recently participated in various trainings, allowing comprehensive understanding of our sensor and valve automation systems. Yokogawa Coriolis Training: Presenters — Sam Hassen, Yokogawa Americas MAG & Coriolis Product Manager Michael Keller, Yokogawa FIBU & CIBU Product Specialist Peter from...

TellTale Automation, Inc. is now BBP

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TellTale Automation Equipment, Inc. has joined BBP to provide customers with experts in the valve automation industry primarily focusing on serving maintenance and engineering personnel. Over the coming months, TellTale will migrate to the BBP name and brand. TellTale will be joining the BBP sales force, and customers can expect to receive the same unparalleled service they are accustomed to. We are looking forward to capitalizing on further efficiencies, which will allow the organization to grow....

Process Specialties, LLC Joins the BBP Family

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Over the past two years, BBP and Process Specialties, LLC have joined forces to provide customers with over 25 years of expertise to be your full service solutions provider. This strategic move will enable us to grow BBP as well as the manufacturers we represent. Over the coming months, PSI will migrate to the BBP name and brand. PSI will be joining the BBP sales force, and customers can expect to receive the same unparalleled...

BBP Employees attend VEGA Training

Company News
  A few members from our inside sales team took a trip to VEGA, in Cincinnati, OH, to get a more in depth understanding of VEGA products. They learned about application datasheets to better spec out a product and how to calibrate and troubleshoot different radars. The team also learned more about VEGA's order entry and expediting process so they could better work together to ensure orders are getting entered efficiently. Finally, the team toured...

BBP Beats the Summer Heat

Life At BBP
Monday June 16th BBP Sales cooled off from the summer heat with a BBQ and Snowball lunch. Slow simmered pulled pork, baked beans, coleslaw and potato salad made for a true Southern BBQ feast. Our gracious outside sales team took time from their daily travels to be on hand to make and serve the snowballs for the office staff. With flavors such as ice cream, cherry, tiger blood and everyone’s favorite wedding cake there...