Monitoring and Metering

Connecting wind farms for remote monitoring

Either offshore or inland, wind farms endure all kinds of harsh environments. Inland, wind farms are exposed to the elements, while offshore turbines operate in highly corrosive conditions where in-person maintenance and repair are hard to conduct. Condition monitoring for wind farms is therefore essential and relies upon rugged embedded …

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Virtual WWEM booth shows live remote monitoring stations

Meteor Communications, the specialist provider of low power, remote cameras and water quality monitors, will provide a virtual exhibition booth at this year’s Water, Wastewater & Environmental Monitoring event, WWEM 2021. Visitors to the booth will be able to view live examples of continuous, real-time remote monitoring stations and integrated …

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Tail whips and cable clips … Powelectrics welcomes Lewie Robinson!

Powelectrics has announced the appointment of Lewie Robinson, one of the latest recruits to the company’s Production Team. Lewie is a local lad, who comes to Powelectrics with a National Diploma in Engineering and is rapidly becoming proficient in a range of preparation, testing and assembly work. He will be …

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Bringing metrology solutions to the Irish market

To provide better local support and metrology solutions to Irish manufacturers, single source metrology specialist, The Sempre Group has opened an office in Dublin, Ireland. The office will provide Sempre’s Irish customers, in sectors such as medical and aerospace manufacturing, better access to its product ranges and services. The Sempre …

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Disinfection of high touch/traffic areas

SteriLumen was founded in 2016 with the goal of helping hospitals combat HAIs (healthcare associated infections) with their patented UVC-based disinfection solutions. Each year millions of people contract an infectious disease from a hospital, assisted living, long-term care facility, or other healthcare environment; and nearly 100,000 die. These infections cost …

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Are your metrology systems 21 CFR Part 11 compliant?

According to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), 7,252 medical products were recalled in 2020 — 41 per cent of these products were medical devices. Recalls are costly, both financially and to a business’ reputation, but also can pose a risk to patient safety, something all medical device businesses …

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Meteor Communications wins Scottish Water monitoring contract

Meteor Communications has been awarded a multi-year shared framework agreement by Scottish Water for the provision of multi-parameter wastewater quality final effluent monitoring. The contract has an estimated value of £2 million and follows a competitive tendering process which began in November 2020. Bidders were invited to tender for the …

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Case Study: iSMART Research Group and Woollam IR-Vase II

Quantum Design UK and Ireland (QDUKI), in collaboration with the Medical Technologies Innovation Facility (MTIF) and Nottingham Trent University are proud to present this case study from the iSMART (innovation in Surfaces, Materials and Related Technologies) research group, led by Dr. Nikolaos Kalfagiannis and co-workers from Université de Poitiers, Sheffield …

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Fluke Reliability’s eMaint CMMS software added to RS Components’ maintenance solutions to enhance reliability workflows for customers

Fluke Reliability, a Fluke Corporate company and provider of simplified connected reliability solutions for people who keep the world up and running, has today announced a partnership with RS Components (RS) to provide eMaint computerised maintenance management system (CMMS) software to RS’ customers. By adding eMaint, RS is providing a …

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Hanwell becomes Ellab but focus remains on quality and service

Hanwell Solutions, the UK’s leading manufacturer of wireless environmental monitoring equipment, has made the decision to change its name to reflect the integration with Danish parent company Ellab A/S, which acquired the company in 2019. Going forward the Hertfordshire-based business will be known as Ellab Monitoring Solutions Ltd, though the …

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