Vibration Control News

  • Protecting Workers from Hand-Arm Vibration Hazards in the Workplace

    Hand-Arm Vibrations (HAVs) are a common occupational hazard for millions of workers across the globe. In the United States alone, the U.S. Navy Safety Center reports that approximately 2.5 million workers are exposed daily to HAVs from the power tools they use on the job.   Workers regularly exposed to HAVs can develop a condition known as vibration syndrome or Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Exposure to Vibration: Do You Know the Limit?

    Approximately two million people in UK workplaces are at risk of developing Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome, commonly referred to as HAVs.[1] In the engineering industry, many workers are required to operate hand-held power tools and other hand-guided equipment as part of their job, exposing them to potentially ...


    By Casella

  • New 3-axis accelerometer from Hansford Sensors

    Hansford Sensors, the specialised manufacturer of advanced industrial accelerometers, has launched a new high performance triaxial vibration sensor, capable of providing simultaneous measurement in three axes. Called the HS-173R, the new accelerometer has been developed specifically for use with the latest generation of route-based and stand-alone data collectors, which increasingly require ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Hansford Sensors celebrates 10 years at the forefront of vibration monitoring excellence

    Hansford Sensors, the leading UK manufacturer of industrial accelerometers, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. Since its formation in 2006, the Buckinghamshire based company has gone from strength to strength, establishing itself as the go-to provider of reliable and effective vibration monitoring equipment and boasting an impressive portfolio of clients ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Central Europe team relocates to bigger premises due to growth

    Following the opening of our new office in Germany last year to support customers in Central Europe, the team has recently relocated to a larger office to manage continuing growth. The move to the new office follows a busy period of trading in the first half of the year and will enable us to efficiently meet the increased demand for our vibration monitoring solutions from the Central ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Jewell Instruments Nominated for NH High Tech Council’s Product of the Year

    Jewell Instruments has been selected as one of six finalists for the 2016 New Hampshire High Tech Council’s Product of the Year. This award recognizes and celebrates innovative products developed in New Hampshire over the past year. The nominated companies will present their products to hundreds of tech leaders who will help ...


    By Jewell Instruments LLC

  • The vibration monitoring evolution

    A recent report from Markets & Markets estimated that demand for vibration monitoring systems will reach nearly $1.5 billion by 2020. That’s a staggering increase of around 50% compared with today – with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 6.5%. Is this growth a big surprise though? As a company that has seen first hand the rapid evolution of the vibration ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Hansford Sensors to bring vibration monitoring magic to Walt Disney World for IMVAC 2016

    We’re pleased to announce that we’ll be visiting the world famous Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, United States, at the end of October to exhibit our leading range of vibration monitoring equipment at this year’s International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference (IMVAC). IMVAC is the must attend ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Hansford Sensors invites you to SPS IPC Drives 2016

    Hansford Sensors will be exhibiting its wide range of high performance vibration monitoring equipment at SPS IPC Drives 2016. The company is offering free tickets to its customers, entitling them to entry throughout the show. SPS IPC Drives is Europe’s leading exhibition for electronic automation, covering all components featured in the latest automation systems. The trade ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • New Vibration Monitoring Terminal Available

    Brüel & Kjær today announced the release of its new Vibration Monitoring Terminal Type 3680. The innovative device enables users to effectively: Protect against structural damage risks in construction and mining Assess human response to ground-borne vibration from road and rail traffic Monitor background vibration to ensure ...

  • New IP67 high temperature accelerometer cables from Hansford Sensors

    Hansford Sensors, the leading UK manufacturer of high performance industrial accelerometers, has launched two new cable and connector sets for use with its existing range of vibration sensors. The new HS-AC334 and HS-AC335 cable assemblies have been developed for use in applications where IP67 sealing is required, or where vibration sensors have to be used in extreme operating temperatures. The ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Shine a light on global energy demand

    According to the International Energy Outlook 2016 report, total world consumption of marketed energy will expand from 549 quadrillion British thermal units (Btu) in 2012 to 629 quadrillion Btu in 2020 and to 815 quadrillion Btu in 2040. That represents an incredible 48% increase from 2012 to 2040. Regardless of the reasons behind this ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Detect bearing failure at the earliest possible stage

    Vibration analysis has fast become an essential tool in the modern maintenance team’s toolkit. With a few carefully placed sensitive accelerometers you can detect and analyse the vibrations from industrial equipment, identifying problems such as misalignment or bearing imbalance which may lead to machine damage and failure. But what happens when the identifying signal is drowned ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Parallel Measurement of Air-borne and Structure-borne Noise

    With quality control or long-term monitoring of devices, machines, vehicles, etc. often several vibration and acoustic measurements are required in parallel. The FX100 Audio Analyzer is the ideal platform to quickly and easily set up such measurement systems. The FX100 Audio Analyzer is a modular system equipped with up to four parallel analysis channels. Microphones or vibration sensors ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Larson Davis Announces Next Generation Human Vibration Meter

    Larson Davis, a division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc., is pleased to announce the release of the new HVM200 Human Vibration Meter that implements the latest measurement technology for industrial hygiene and product testing applications. The HVM200 is used to measure human exposure to vibration in order to prevent injury and better understand workplace hazards and product performance. The HVM200 ...

  • Spring mounts and complete VIBRO isolators range in Big 5 Show 2015 in Dubai

    Our spring mounts and rest of the range of anti-vibration systems will be exhibited in the largest construction event in the Middle East, in the International Exhibition Dubai Big 5 Show from 23 - 26 of November in Dubai World Trade centre Hall 8 Stand Number 8D330 Big 5 show is hot spot for Architects, Engineers and contacts who is seeking solutions in challenging projects. Our Vibration ...


    By ALPHA ACOUSTIKI Ltd.

  • New vibration isolators catalog in Czech language

    Following our very successful collaboration with Akustické Materiály Ltd, VIBRO is proud to present its new catalogs for 2015 in the Czech language! Akustické Materiály Ltd is a Prague based company that is focused on retailing ...


    By ALPHA ACOUSTIKI Ltd.

  • Cirrus Enters the World of Vibration

    CIRRUS REVO VIBRATION METER The CV:31A RevoTM Vibration Meter provides a simple and convenient way to measure, analyse and assess vibration data in accordance with standards such as ISO 5349 and European Directive 2002/44/EC.   Applications • Hand-Arm Vibration Exposure measurements in accordance with ...


    By CitiSafe Pte Ltd

  • Chemineer Express™ Expands Mixer Installation and Maintenance Services

    Dayton, Ohio - The Mixing Technologies Group of NOV has expanded the services provided by Chemineer Express. In addition to providing high quality mixer parts, ready access to extensive failure analysis, fast delivery of replacement parts and assemblies, and reliable repair service, Chemineer Express now offers even more technical support services.  Chemineer Express now offers customized ...


    By National Oilwell Varco

  • New Regufoam – Regupol vibration control products

    New Regufoam & Regupol types are available in Greek & Cypiot Market. ALPHA Acoustiki as the exclusive partner of BSW-Berleburg for Regufoam & Regupol Impact Sound Insulation & Vibration isolation is happy to announce that the new product types. Additionally as a consequence Vibration control product that uses Regufoam ...


    By ALPHA ACOUSTIKI Ltd.

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