Monitoring and Metering

Powelectrics IIoT technology help Tag Systems boost customer service and site security

Powelectrics IoT technology has been adopted by Tag Systems, the UK market leader in integrated wireless security, fire and safety services for property and plant at industrial, commercial, utility, construction and national infrastructure sites. Tag are using Powelectric’s Metron Industry 4.0 kit to monitor the functionality of hybrid-powered CCTV towers. …

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Air quality addressed by media ‘Eco’ event

One of the UK’s media organisations recently organised an environmental day near London in which a range of experts were invited to give presentations on key themes such as climate change, recycling, tree planting, sustainable construction and air quality. Air quality consultant Jim Mills provided an overview of the current …

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Kyocera launches world’s first gyro-based carbohydrate monitoring system

Kyocera has launched the world’s first monitoring system for the precise measurement of carbohydrate metabolism. Thanks to gyro sensors, the tracker is also suitable for the lifestyle and wellness area. Commercial availability in Japan is planned for this year. Smart, innovative and intuitive To determine the user’s carbohydrate balance, the …

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Technology underpins Breathe London SMART 50 Award

The Breathe London project has been announced as the winner of a SMART 50 Award by Smart Cities Connect, within the Digital Transformation category. Created to better understand Londoners’ exposure to air pollution, Breathe London combines state-of-the-art technology with new data analytics, delivering real-time air quality data at a hyperlocal …

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Awair’s Glow C air quality monitor entrusts Sensirion’s environmental sensors

Awair is using Sensirion’s environmental sensors in their Glow C indoor air quality monitor. Awareness of the importance of good air quality in our living and working environments is becoming increasingly important to individuals and governments. People spend 90% of their time indoors, where concentrations of gaseous pollutants are significantly …

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A wearable gas sensor for health and environmental monitoring

A highly sensitive, wearable gas sensor for environmental and human health monitoring may soon become commercially available, according to researchers at Penn State and Northeastern University. The sensor device is an improvement on existing wearable sensors because it uses a self-heating mechanism that enhances sensitivity. It allows for quick recovery …

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Envirosuite set to acquire EMS Brüel & Kjær Holdings

Australian environmental management technology firm Envirosuite Limited today announced it will acquire EMS Brüel & Kjær (EMS), a noise and vibration monitoring technology company, combining to create a global leader in environmental technology. EVS and EMS are both innovators globally in their respective fields with complimentary capabilities across air, odour, …

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New alternative to Ex d 4-20mA loop powered indicators

BEKA are pleased to announce a new lower cost alternative to Ex d indicators. A field mounting indicator that can be installed in Zone 1, 2, 21 or 22 without a barrier or isolator. An innovative design that employs multiple explosion protection concepts while maintaining the depth of features of existing …

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IGE Consulting uses Ion Science TigerLT instrument for risk assessments of on-site contamination

Geo-environmental consultancy, IGE Consulting, is using a TigerLT handheld photoionisation detector (PID) from Ion Science to provide comprehensive risk assessments of on-site contamination. Supplied by UK-based distributor, Shawcity, the instrument was chosen for its flexible lamp design options that target different ranges and types of gases, and is monitoring potentially dangerous volatile …

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Rubens masterpiece gets Hanwell protection

Hanwell Solutions’ unique environmental monitoring system has been installed around the famous Rubens’ ceiling paintings in London’s historic Banqueting House in Whitehall for some years, but was recently updated to provide several significant improvements. Multi-award-winning Hanwell is the UK’s leading manufacturer of wireless environmental monitoring equipment, its instruments playing a …

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