Data Acquisition News

  • New EBSD detector `Symmetry` increases EBSD speed by an order of magnitude

    Oxford Instruments, a global leader in microanalysis systems, has launched Symmetry the world’s first CMOS-based electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) detector. Symmetry represents a significant breakthrough compared to conventional CCD-based detectors: an unrivalled top acquisition speed in excess of 3000 indexed patterns per second (pps) is uniquely balanced by uncompromising ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Itron Announces Comverge Acquisition

    Itron announced on 5/8 that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Comverge by purchasing its parent company, Peak Holding Corp., in a cash transaction valued at approximately $100 million. The acquisition combines a world-leader in gas, water, electricity and smart cities solutions with a longtime leader of demand response, which is seen as expanding the scope of smart ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Optimising local air quality models using sensor data - DMUG 2017

    Amy Stidworthy from CERC recently presented preliminary results from an ongoing project to optimise ADMS-Urban modelling using data from a network of low cost pollution sensors at IAQM's annual conference for dispersion modellers, DMUG 2017. This work is part of a wider collaboration between ...

  • BAE Systems selects Brüel & Kjær to develop Acoustic Signature Management System for new UK Royal Navy vessels

    BAE Systems has awarded Brüel & Kjær the Design Development Agreement to deliver a Hull Vibration Monitoring System (HVME) for the UK Royal Navy's Type 26 Global Combat Ship (T26 GCS). Reducing a ship’s radiated noise signature is a key element to its tactical deployment, and an HVME system is the ideal means for this - providing self-noise monitoring capabilities ...

  • NVH recorder Sonoscout 2.0 - Released

    Version 2.0 of Sonoscout™ was released on the 19th of January, and the initial customer response has been very positive. This release significantly updates the look and feel of the app and adds new features. This app automatically updates on your iPad® based on the common iOS settings in either iTunes® or on the iPad® itself. When the updated app is opened for ...

  • NNCO Announces Upcoming Webinars

    The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) periodically holds webinars to share information with the general public and the nanotechnology research and development community.  Upcoming webinars include the following: On January 18, 2017, the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) will hold a webinar on “ ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • inCTRL is growing

    inCTRL is pleased to announce that Ivan Miletic, formerly the Manager of On-Line Systems at ProSensus, Inc. has joined inCTRL as its new Data Analytics Leader. Ivan holds master’s degrees in both Chemical Engineering and in Business Administration and has over twenty years of experience in the fields of modeling, simulation, control, and optimization of complex systems. At inCTRL he will ...


    By inCTRL Solutions Inc.

  • Xylem follows up Sensus buy with Visenti acquisition

    US-based water technology giant Xylem has revealed that it has bought Singapore-based water analytics firm Visenti Solutions, in tandem with its $1.7 billion acquisition of smart meter giant Sensus which closed earlier this week. Xylem has been working with Visenti since 2012, providing sensors for the latter’s analytics programmes for PUB in Singapore. Visenti, which was spun out of a ...

  • Sercel Sells 10,000 UNITE Nodes to NIS

    CGG announced today that Sercel has sold 10,000 channels of its high-end UNITE cable-free land seismic acquisition system to NIS, the leading Serbian oil and gas company in which Gazprom Neft has a majority shareholding. After having successfully deployed the UNITE system since 2014 in Romania, NIS have now decided to purchase a new complete batch of UNITE for survey projects that they will be ...


    By CGG

  • From Home to Home - Axe Rawlinson Update

    Rowing from Home to Home - Adventurer heads for New Zealand from Singapore. Preparation is going well. To further explain what's happening Axe has produced a short video. Click here for a Video on the Exhibition In this epic journey, Kiwi adventurer Grant 'Axe' ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Improve data acquisition from instrumets

    EuSoft has a wealth of experience of interfacing instruments with the LIMS system. The ACQUIRE module takes data directly from the instrument or imports it from a results sheet. The approach we adopt is to create a communication tool between a raw data file, produced by the instrument analysis, and the LIMS. This interface allows the user to track and acquire the results – not only to speed ...


    By Eusoft

  • Swathe Services And Hypack Multi-Beam Echo Sounder Training Course

    Swathe Services and HYPACK are running a multi-beam sonar training course from Monday 19th to Friday 23rd September 2016 in Cornwall, UK. Delegates will spend five days learning about installation, calibration, data acquisition and post-processing. They will also be able to join interactive sessions focused upon best practice and common pitfalls. ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Valeport Support Ocean Rower from Singapore to New Zealand

    In this epic journey, Kiwi adventurer Grant 'Axe' Rawlinson is making an attempt to travel all the way from Singapore (where Axe is based) back to his home country of New Zealand, by using solely his human power - a journey of some 12,000km. Phase one will involve rowing through the Indonesian archipalego and across the Timor Sea to Darwin. A distance of some 4,500km. ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • A new generation of remote control and data acquisition from a sound level meter!

    The Nor150’s built in web server opens up a new world of remote communication and acquisition of data from a sound level meter. Simply connect to your instrument via LAN, GPRS or WiFi using a web browser to control, download or view the measurement in real time. The program covers all applications from downloading files to full control of your analyser to add markers, start a recording or ...


    By Norsonic AS

  • The Instant Hydromet Station: Just add Water

    Simplifying deployments of small stations with eTracker. If: you’re looking to get a few sensors up and running quickly and painlessly you’d love to expand your network to have more spatial coverage you need one or more temporary stations for a specific project …then eTracker is a great option. All ...

  • Global Revenue from Electric Submeters Expected to Reach $2.5 Billion by 2024

    A new report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for electricity submetering, including the key technologies related to electric submeters and the competitive landscape, with global market forecasts that extend through 2024. Demand is increasing for holistic energy management solutions, and electric submeters are critical data acquisition ...

  • Internationally coordinated use of satellites needed for managing floods

    Loss of satellites providing rainfall data could have a negative effect on global flood management, according to new research. However, this could be mitigated by improved international co-operation and the use of more modern satellite technology, the authors say. The study examined the consequences for flood management of the loss of four of the existing 10 dedicated rainfall measuring ...

  • Jewell Instruments Partners With West Coast Sales Representative

    Edge Consulting and Sales will now be representing the Jewell Instruments product lines throughout the west coast and rocky mountain states. Signed in July, this new sales representative will be carrying all of Jewell’s force balanced, electrolytic and MEMS sensors. Edge is headquartered in San Clemente, CA and has ...


    By Jewell Instruments LLC

  • Valeport In Action Competition – WIN an iPAD Air 2 or an iPAD MINI 3

    Send Us Your Photos and Videos We’re looking for videos and photos of Valeport products in deployment. Whether it’s a Valeport sensor, profiler or a tide gauge, an echo-sounder or an altimeter, any Valeport product, we’d like to see our products in your applications. So if you’re ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Methane: satellite data may improve emissions estimates

    Greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories are significantly underestimating methane emissions from a region in the southwest of the United States, and potentially elsewhere, a new study has found. The authors of the study suggest that satellite data could be used to identify and quantify new sources of methane, such as fracking.  Inventories of estimated GHG emissions, which are used by ...


    By European Commission

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