Monitoring & Testing Articles

  • A new solution for biosolids (sewage sludge)

    It’s becoming increasingly difficult to dispose of biosolids (sewage sludge) in a safe and cost-effective way. The Dryclone® Air Drying System offers an efficient, safe, and low-cost solution that’s aligned with the future of biosolids usage. The Dryclone efficiently removes moisture content from biosolids, reducing ...


    By Recycling Equipment Canada

  • Micro Pulse LiDAR: A Critical Tool for Emissions Source Detection

    Micro Pulse LiDAR remote sensing data are used to calculate a highly accurate Planetary Boundary Layer (PBL) height to improve plume models that help assess emissions sources. ...

  • Mining Emissions Effectively Monitored with Micro Pulse LiDAR Technology

    Mining operations include blasting, excavating, scraping, and sifting large amounts of dirt. These activities create dust and other emissions that are transported by air currents to surrounding areas. It is easy to say that dangerous particulate matter (PM) generated by mining should be monitored and kept to a minimum; however, it is very challenging to measure the levels of contaminants in the ...

  • Continuous process industries - Direct steam injection / heating - Case Study

    PROBLEM How is it possible to optimise the temperature of washwater used for cooling and removing trace contaminants from fibres during the final stages of rayon manufacture? A robust method for heating acidified recycled washwater was required. Direct steam injection into cold fluids in an empty pipe is thermally efficient, but results in other serious problems associated ...


    By Statiflo International Ltd.

  • Daily maintenance of cooling machine

    In order to make the chiller better in refrigeration and more for people's safety, the chiller must be maintained regularly. What should be maintained during maintenance? Regular maintenance of refrigerator: 1. The water filter installed outside the chiller shall be cleaned regularly to ensure the water quality in the system is clean, so as to avoid damage caused by dirty and blocked ...

  • Food Grade Glass Lined Steel Potable water Tanks

    Our glass-lined steel potable water tanks are food-grade, its engineering design meets or exceed to AWWA, FDA, LFGB, ISO and most international standards to ensure safe storage of potable water. Glass-lined steel potable water stored by our potable water tank is safe for human consumption. Our glass-lined steel potable water tanks range from a capacity of ...


    By Center Enamel

  • What are the different types of Thermocouple connectors?

    There are three types of Thermocouple connector types: Mini Plug (also known as SMP or sub-miniature plug), Screw Terminal, and Terminal Block. Many of our thermocouple data loggers have different models available for each type of thermocouple connector. The first is a Mini Plug, and is the easiest connect as the thermocouple will be prewired into a plug-in terminal for you.  The second is ...


    By MadgeTech, Inc.

  • Water & wastewater treatment - Dechlorination & pH Trim – Case Study

    PROBLEM Public water treatment plant required highly effective control to dechlorinate and pH trim in difficult access situation. Southern Water’s Weirwood Treatment Works supplies direct to the consumer and therefore the highest levels of efficiency and process control are required. Weirwood uses a super-chlorination system which requires effective excess chlorine ...


    By Statiflo International Ltd.

  • Wind101A – Wind Units Set-Up and Troubleshooting

    The Wind101A comes programmed with an engineering unit to provide the average wind speed using a 10 second reading rate. If a different reading interval is desired, a different engineering unit must be created to properly scale pulses to wind speed. Note: these instructions assume that the Comptus anemometer from the Wind101A kit is being used.  If it is any other sensor, the instructions ...


    By MadgeTech, Inc.

  • Climate Change and the Quality of Life

    Advocates of elimination of all fossil fuels are motivated by quality of life concerns. South Asian countries building coal fired power plants are motivated by quality of life concerns. The key to a policy with broadest support lies in an agreement on quality of life goals. This agreement takes on a new urgency due the breakthrough on methods to “suck the ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Drops in a Cloud: An SBIR-funded spectrometer is at the forefront of global climate research

    Weeks before the athletes took to the ice and snow at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, Dr. Duncan Axisa was in the mountains around PyeongChang, studying ice-forming particles. Later in the year, Axisa traveled to India to study monsoon clouds, and to France to participate in a trans-national ice-nucleation experiment. Axisa and his team travel around the globe to help scientists better ...

  • Looking to ramp up your abrasion resistant steel results?

    Most of our long term customers have documented many of their abrasion resistant steel breakthroughs as a result of working with our dedicated team of JADCO sales representatives. AR400 vs AR500? Many people wonder which delivers longer life. Installing the same wear resistant steel you have always used will continue to deliver the same old results currently making you ...


    By JADCO Manufacturing, Inc.

  • Total Organic Carbon Content for Assessing Water Quality

    Methods for checking water quality are an incredibly important part of the many processes involved in ensuring we have access to safe drinking water. However, as contaminants can come from many different sources, finding a general solution for contaminant identification and removal can be difficult. Purification processes for water treatment include removal of undesirable chemicals, bacteria, ...

  • What are the External Factors that affect Quality Management?

    Every organization possesses a different culture, but most of them face challenges to implement and maintain a culture of quality. This is generally due to various internal and external factors including improper process management and environmental factors respectively. However, internal factors can be managed using a robust Enterprise Quality Management System. The real challenge is managing ...


    By Qualityze Inc

  • Introduction Pack - Case Study

    PROBLEM How is it possible to optimise the temperature of washwater used for cooling and removing trace contaminants from fibres during the final stages of rayon manufacture? A robust method for heating acidified recycled washwater was required. Direct steam injection into cold fluids in an empty pipe is thermally efficient, but results in other serious problems associated ...


    By Statiflo International Ltd.

  • 4 Tips for Correct Use of Hammer Mills

    Hammermill is a section of crusher that directly crushes materials with a particle size of 600-1800 mm to 25 or less. Hammermill mainly uses the impact action to complete the crushing operation. When the hammer crusher works, the motor drives the rotor to rotate at a high speed, and the material enters the crusher cavity uniformly. The high-speed rotating hammerhead impacts, ...

  • Best underground water detectors 2020

    The latest underground water detectors with long-range and geophysical detection techniques / Dst Detectors The best and most accurate techniques to locate under-groundwater with the Best intelligent detection and analysis systems Today we will talk about 2 of the best water detectors Best Long-Range water Detector aqua Best geophysical detection BR 750 PRO 2020   ...


    By DST Detectors

  • Coated Industrial Fabrics for Oil & Gas Insulation

    The term “industrial fabrics” covers a broad range of products comprised of high-performance raw textiles with a choice of end-use formats. This versatility enables one underlying material to service many different industries. For example, fiberglass can be modified to satisfy the requirements of applications in practically every market, from domestic to industrial insulation. ...


    By Mid-Mountain Materials Inc.

  • How to Choose a Right Rock Crusher?

    In the mining sector, crushers are the most essential crushing equipment and they can handle a wide variety of rocks. However, each mining machine has different performances and characteristics, so the materials they can process are also quite different. The choice of rock crusher placed on the production line depends on many factors. First of all, we must know about the characteristics ...

  • What is a CAS Registry Number?

    The Chemical Abstract Service (CAS) is part of the American Chemical Society, and it is used to maintain a database of chemical compounds, substances, and alloys. The CAS database contains over 100 million different chemical compounds. Each CAS entry is identified by a specific number called ...

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