XENEMETRIX LAUNCHES ADVANCED DECTECTION SYSTEM -Frost & Sullivan Award Winner to Launch New Detection System at PITTCON 2011 - Toronto, Canada, Monday December 6, 2010: Eurocontrol Technics Inc. (TSX Venture: EUO), a Canadian public company specializing in the acquisition, development and commercialization of innovative authentication, verification and energy security technologies, through its wholly owned subsidiary Xenemetrix Inc., today announced that it will launch a new Laboratory Elemental Analysis System at Pittcon 2011. Pittcon is the world's premier annual conference and exposition on laboratory sciences to be held in Atlanta, Georgia in March 2011.
OSHA and MSHA Requirements for String Lights
Industrial string lights are used to support temporary lighting systems. Such luminaries are commonly found in mining operations, warehouses and construction sites. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) governs the application of temporary string lights to ensure safety for operators and nearby workers in the site. The need to oversee temporary lighting practices in hazardous work locations has increased in the past decade. According a...
Integrating Solar Lights with Motion Sensors
Solar powered motion sensor lights are effective security accessories for remote locations that experience sufficient amounts of sunlight throughout the day. The units offer seamless installation, require minimal maintenance and remain operational without electrical support. Locations without dependable access to the grid may find solar security lights useful in maintaining illumination at night. When coupled with LEDs, individuals can further reduce overall costs, and increase the fixture’s efficiency...
Explosion Proof Lights and Hot Environments
Fixtures that are exposed to high ambient temperatures are prone to failure and malfunction. In industrial facilities with high lighting consumption rates, this is can be a complex issue to address, especially in hazardous locations where explosive dust and vapors are present. As a solution, establishments may apply explosion proof metal halide and incandescent fixtures with external ballasts. Electrical Ballasts Electrical ballasts are designed to monitor and limit the amount of current in a circuit. The two...
Class I, Division 1 Industrial Lights for THC Extraction Labs
The cannabis industry is growing at a rapid rate. According to a report published by Marijuana Business Daily, the emerging sector is forecasted to overtake craft beer and organic food products. With legalization gaining momentum, it could reach $44 billion by 2020. The study also pointed out that for every dollar spent on weed, the local economy gains three dollars. A recent trend in marijuana production involves cannabis extracts in the form of oils, shatter and wax. The concentrated forms of the plant offer...
Nuclear Facility Lighting Recommendations and Guidelines
Nuclear Facility Lighting Recommendations and Guidelines Nuclear power plants have very strict lighting requirements due to the delicate nature of work conducted in such facilities. Operators typically avoid experimental or untested luminary designs; and opt for traditional lighting options that have been tried and tested for safety and reliability. This article expounds on the complex requirements of nuclear power plant fixtures and medical cyclotron vaults. The post below also specifies the type of lighting...