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With proven sampling expertise since 1924, Sentry products and services provide business operations the critical insights to optimize process control and product quality. We deliver true representative sampling and analysis techniques to customers around the globe, empowering them to accurately monitor and measure processes for improved production efficiency, output and safety. Standing behind our commitments, we are determined to tackle any application, anywhere.

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Employee-Owner Profiles - John Kuykendall

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 3/4/21 8:00 AM

Company acquisitions can be stressful transitions. For John Kuykendall, joining Sentry Equipment through an acquisition was a seamless move that accelerated his career trajectory.

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Topics: Company News

Employee-Owner Profiles - Nate Leonard

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 2/4/21 8:00 AM

 

One of the things Nathan Leonard loves about his job as a Director of International Sales is traveling the world and learning about other cultures. Even though his travel is now restricted due to COVID-19, he still gets to experience the world through his relationships around the globe.

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Topics: Company News

Employee-Owner Profiles - Jared Volk

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 1/7/21 8:00 AM

As a former star football player of Northern Illinois University and coach at Arrowhead High School, Jared Volk knows the value of leading a team. This commitment to teamwork and leadership makes Jared a natural fit as a project engineering manager at Sentry Equipment. In his two years with the company, he’s learned to value the importance Sentry leaders place on their employee-owners.

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Topics: Company News

Employee-Owner Profiles - Kevin Krueger

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 12/10/20 8:00 AM

Kevin Krueger’s career with Sentry Equipment started like so many careers did in 1993 – with a job posting in a newspaper.

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Topics: Company News

Properly Maintain Your ISOLOK MSE Sampler Seals

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 11/16/20 8:00 AM

The Sentry ISOLOK MSE automatic point sampler is designed for sampling toothpaste, peanut butter, tomato paste, juice concentrates – even rocket propellant. Like any piece of equipment, it sometimes needs repairs and maintenance. But it can be challenging to know how to make strategic decisions around maintaining sampling equipment. Here’s how to keep your ISOLOK MSE sampler working properly.

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Topics: Food & Beverage, Downstream, Pharmaceutical, Liquid & Slurry

Employee-Owner Profiles - Richard Alves

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 11/5/20 8:00 AM

You could say that Richard Alves’ career path to Sentry Equipment started with go-karts and laundry.

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Topics: Company News

Employee-Owner Profiles - John Ivans

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 10/8/20 8:00 AM

When John Ivans was growing up in Milwaukee, WI, he didn’t know what he wanted to do as a career. So he took life as it came and enjoyed the surprises along the way.

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Topics: Company News

Employee-Owner Profiles - Megan Patterson

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 9/10/20 8:00 AM

Two years ago, Megan Patterson had a big decision to make. She was weighing job offers from multiple companies, including one from Sentry Equipment as a production controller. She turned to a trusted mentor to discuss her options. By the end of the discussion, the choice was easy.

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Topics: Company News

Employee-Owner Profiles - Ryan Linn

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 8/6/20 8:00 AM

Ryan Linn already had interest from multiple companies when he agreed to an interview request from Sentry Equipment. Right away, though, he realized other companies couldn’t measure up to Sentry Equipment. Thirteen years later, he knows he made the right decision – and is looking forward to a long and satisfying career.

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Topics: Company News

Common Sampling Programs for Hydrocarbon Processing [Infographic]

Posted by Sentry Equipment on 7/13/20 8:00 AM

Establishing a sampling program for all types of refining processes in hydrocarbon processing plants requires special considerations for successful and safe operations. The high-temperature and high-pressure applications found in hydrocarbon processing also add a degree of complexity to ensure samples are representative and the operator drawing the sample is protected.

Make sure you are maintaining true representative sampling with a properly designed and placed hydrocarbon sampling program. 

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Topics: Downstream