Monitoring and Metering

How cable alarms are being used to thwart criminals

Cable theft has plagued South African industry for decades, and is an issue that requires much more than technology to solve. Despite this, Ian Loudon, international sales and marketing manager at Omniflex, explains how advances in remote monitoring are giving businesses a fighting chance. It’s Wednesday night in Amanzimtoti on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal, …

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Powelectrics Industry 4.0 Metron and MetronView Kit selected by Tela Technology to start customers on their IoT journey

Powelectrics recently commenced a series of technical training sessions with its new partners at Tela Technology. Tela have operated at the forefront of business communications for over 30 years, providing communication solutions to businesses of all sizes across the UK, encompassing mobile, fixed-line, internet and broadband, IT managed services and …

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‘Praxis/Handheld’ air quality monitor selected to map Oxford air

A new, handheld device from air quality specialist South Coast Science has been instrumental in pinpointing variation in air quality across Oxford. OxAir, a partnership of independent experts dedicated to monitoring the quality of air in Oxford, selected the handheld monitor to fulfil their mission of measuring air pollution from …

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£2.8m innovation funding to boost detection of explosives, weapons and illicit drugs

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is launching a £2.8 million competition to find state of the art and technological solutions for the improved detection of explosives, weapons and illicit drugs. The Innovative Research Call (IRC) 2020 for Explosives and Weapons Detection is a cross-governmental programme that seeks proposals from …

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20th Annual J A Woollam Spectroscopic Ellipsometer Online Workshop

Quantum Design UK and Ireland is celebrating 20 years of Spectroscopic Ellipsometry workshops with its partners, J A Woollam. This free of charge workshop is aimed at both experienced ellipsometry users as well as people new to ellipsometry.  The format of the workshop will include an introduction, fundamentals of ellipsometric data …

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BEKA is ready for hydrogen

There is much talk and significant progress being made in the commercial use of Hydrogen as a renewable energy source and reducing carbon dioxide emissions. Well, BEKA is ready for Hydrogen. All of the company’s hazardous area certified products can be used in a Hydrogen environment. For more information visit beka.co.uk …

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QED Environmental Systems announces new website launch

QED Environmental Systems has launched its new global website amalgamating brands from recent acquisitions. This includes Geotech, specialising in gas analysis instrumentation, Huberg, mains gas leak detection instrumentation, En-Core soil sampling products for the new BS10176 standards and Snap-Sampler which develops passive ground water sampling products. All of these brands …

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BEKA bears all!

The Teddy Bear Line, a G scale garden railway in Bedfordshire, is continuing to run a normal service during the COVID-19 pandemic.  As part of ongoing engineering works, a dynamometer car has recently been commissioned which employs a BEKA BA338E rate totaliser to measure and display train speed and the distance …

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New Training Video – Lower Cost Alternative to Flameproof Indicators

BEKA associates have created a short video that explains the benefits of the New BEKA Ex eb indicator over Ex d. https://www.beka.co.uk/video/vdo_0120.mp4 For more information take a look at the application guide or product details or contact sales@beka.co.uk, or call +44 (0) 1462 438301.

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HWM supports measurement of unique weather conditions in Philippines

Measuring the unique weather conditions at each of its individual plantations was a real challenge to the Philippines Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA). To solve this problem, the SRA chose to install 40 COMlog data loggers from HWM. COMlog was chosen for its ability to receive sensor information from a variety …

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