Monitoring and Metering

Ion Science instrument used for monitoring VOCs at Guernsey waste transfer station

Guernsey’s States Works is using an Ion Science TigerLT handheld photoionisation detector (PID) to measure volatile organic compounds (VOCs) being emitted from an odour control system installed at Guernsey’s waste transfer station. Supplied by distributor Shawcity and chosen for its portability, high detection rates and range of response factors, the instrument is …

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Registration opens for CEM 2020 emissions monitoring event

The operators of industrial processes looking for the latest help and advice on regulations, standards, methods and technologies, can now register at www.cem.uk.com to attend CEM 2020, the international emissions monitoring conference and exhibition. Taking place in Krakow, Poland from 13-15th May, CEM 2020 will also attract regulators, testing organisations, …

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Analog Devices and Jungo cooperate on in-cabin monitoring technology to improve vehicle safety

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has announced a collaboration with Jungo  to develop a Time-of-Flight (ToF) and 2D infrared- (IR) based camera solution to enable driver- and in-cabin monitoring in vehicles. The combination of ADI’s ToF technology with Jungo’s Co-driver software is expected to enable the monitoring of vehicle occupants for …

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Fieldbus indicators

Field or panel mounted indicators for use with FOUNDATION fieldbus and Profibus PA systems. FF ITK 6 compliant Zone 0, 1 and 2 plus Div 1 and 2 certified for gas and dust. Bus powered ATEX, FM, cFM and IECEx certified IP66 enclosures 5 digit 20mm high display with bargraph …

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Vaisala probes facilitate rollout of environmentally friendly refrigeration

Supermarkets all over Australia and New Zealand are benefiting from advanced carbon dioxide monitors as new natural refrigeration systems are installed in the fight against climate change. The Woolworths Group employs over 205,000 staff and serves 900 million customers each year. As a large and diverse organisation, Woolworths knows that …

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Bats inspire detectors to help prevent oil and gas pipe leaks

Engineers have developed a new scanning technique inspired by the natural world that can detect corroding metals in oil and gas pipelines. By mimicking how bats use differing wavelengths of ultrasound to detect objects, hunt, and avoid predators, engineers have developed a new system that combines two separate types of …

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Research zeroing in on electronic nose for monitoring air quality

Research at Oregon State University has pushed science closer to developing an electronic nose for monitoring air quality, detecting safety threats and diagnosing diseases by measuring gases in a patient’s breath. Recently published research led by Cory Simon, assistant professor of chemical engineering in the OSU College of Engineering, in …

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An alternative approach to Zone 1 display instrumentation

BEKA has always promoted intrinsically safe display instrumentation for applications in Zone 1, but there are a significant number of users who prefer other explosion protection techniques, particularly flameproof Ex d instrumentation. To learn more about BEKA’s alternative, please visit the company’s website. New Ex eb 4-20mA Loop Powered Indicators No …

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AMETEK Land secures two new certifications

AMETEK Land, one of the UK’s leading temperature measurement and combustion monitoring specialists, is celebrating securing two certifications to ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems and ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems standards. AMETEK Land started working toward the new certifications 12 months ago, as both complement the company’s …

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Temperature, humidity, moisture and differential pressure instrumentation

Rotronic is a leading manufacturer of temperature, humidity, differential pressure and CO2 instrumentation Rotronic products are specified throughout industry for the reliable measurement and control of processes; together with environmental monitoring. They are also installed in buildings of all types, research organisations, test houses and leisure facilities. High accuracy measurement, …

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