Field Monitoring News

  • Gunvor Refinery Replaces Field Equipment without Interrupting Operations

    Software and consulting company Implico today announced the successful completion of a major modernization project for loading processes at the Gunvor refinery in Ingolstadt. Field equipment for tank truck filling was replaced on all twelve loading bays. Crucially, the upgrade was performed with the refinery in normal operation. Thanks to the flexibility of the OpenTAS terminal management system, ...


    By Implico Group

  • Research: Studies on Geocell Reinforced Road Pavement Structures

    This study by Rajagopal, Veeragavan and Chamdramouli demonstrates that the reinforcement of NPA Geocells significantly improves the stiffness and elastic modulus of pavements. The study provides academic proof, using both a field study and laboratory plate loading tests, that NPA Geocells increase elastic modulus by a factor of up to 2.92. The study also showed that the addition of NPA Geocells ...


    By PRS Geo-Technologies

  • SC130 Field Study II: Transatlantic link, Washington D.C., 2nd day

    On 10th May, before leaving Washington, the Senior Course had the opportunity to hear complementary briefings at the Department of State’s facilities. ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • SC 130 Transatlantic Link Field Study - Brussels (II): European Union Military Staff

    After the visit to NATO HQ, the SC transferred to EU headquarters in the centre of Brussels, in the Charlemagne building where they were welcomed by the Deputy Director General of the EUMS, RAdm Waldemar Gluszko. He underlined the daily exchanges between the EUMS and NATO, especially with NATO HQ but also with the strategic commands. ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • SC 130 Transatlantic Link Field Study - Brussels (I)

    The first round of visits by Senior Course 130 on Field Study 2 started in Brussels, where Course Members visited NATO Headquarters. They were welcomed by the Chairman of the Military Committee, Gen Pavel. In his introductory speech, he focused on current and future challenges for NATO, and mentioned both state and non-state actors in relation to these challenges. Since no nation can cope with ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • AMETEK to Acquire MOCON, Inc.

    AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) and MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOCO) announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which AMETEK will acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of MOCON at a price of $30 per share in cash, which represents a premium of 39% to MOCON’s closing share price on April 13, 2017. The aggregate enterprise value of the transaction is ...


    By AMETEK MOCON - Baseline

  • SC 130 Field Study, Berlin, 22 March 2017

    For their second stop in the FS, SC130 was in Germany and received briefings in the Ministry of Defence in Berlin. Course Members and accompanying staff were welcomed by Dr Rudiger Huth, Deputy Chief Politics of the Directorate-General for Political Affairs, and by Navy Captain Alfons Altmeier, German Faculty Adviser at the NDC, who introduced the speakers and moderated the debates. The first ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • New Approach Assesses Land Recovery Following Oil and Gas Drilling

    A new scientific approach can now provide regional assessments of land recovery following oil and gas drilling activities, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey study published in the journal Science of the Total Environment. When developing oil and gas well pads, the vegetation and soil are ...

  • Dean Pump, a CECO Environmental Brand, enters international distribution agreement with Dorian Drake

    CECO Environmental is pleased to announce that, effective December 21st, 2016, Dean Pump, a CECO Environmental brand, recognized worldwide for high-quality centrifugal pumps, and an industry leader in developing pumps for handling high-temperature liquids, has entered into a distribution agreement with Dorian Drake International Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Dorian Drake will be ...


    By Dorian Drake International

  • Shawcity Seminar 2: Confined Spaces and Gas Monitoring.

    The second seminar of the series hosted by Shawcity took place on Wednesday 13th July at Wrag Barn Golf and Country Club with a focus on Confined Spaces and Gas Monitoring. With lively Q&A sessions and plenty of time for networking, the events provide a fantastic opportunity to meet others working in similar fields and discuss or exchange industry-relevant ideas and information. ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • Completed field studies of PowerCell PowerPac have achieved project goals

    In 2016, the leading fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB (publ) has together with partners completed three projects in which the fuel cell system PowerCell PowerPac has been tested during field studies. During Q1, the projects will be consolidated and evaluated in the light of the technical development within the company. In Sweden, Telia ...


    By PowerCell Sweden AB

  • REACH Enforcement Action to Focus on CLP, SVHC and PIC

    The Forum for Exchange of Information on Enforcement is set to launch a new enforcement campaign focusing on the classification and labeling of mixtures and Safety Data Sheets (SDSs). This comes as part of its sixth major coordinated enforcement project under REACH and encompasses three key enforcement priorities for ...


    By Assent Compliance Inc.

  • Emerging ecological risk trends you should keep in mind in 2017

    In late 2016, the Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry hosted one of the world’s most comprehensive conferences dedicated to environmental risk management. It’s the leading forum for scientists, industry and institutions engaged in the study of environmental contamination, management, ecological risk and research and development related to natural resources. Technical ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • SC 129 Regional Approaches and PfP field study: Turkey

    War College Commandant Major General Rafet Sevinç Şaşmaz welcomed the delegation. Referring to the terrorist attacks which took place in Istanbul on the previous day, he stated that terrorism poses a direct threat not only to the security of Turkish citizens but to international stability and prosperity. Major General Şaşmaz underlined Turkey’s unconditional ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • SC 129 Regional Approaches and PfP field study: Hungary

    The following morning, a series of comprehensive briefings began with an opening address by NDC Ancien Colonel Laszlo Garas, Commander of the NATO Force Integration Unit (NFIU) in Hungary. ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • LGD F200 Platform 2 – “More Possibilities” for field use

    In mid-2016, Axetris launched the Platform 2 of the popular LGD F200, with a range of improvements that offer “more possibilities” for use in real-world applications. One such possibility is to configure an additional relay output and alarm available as an analog output. Relay Alarm Configuration The  ...


    By Axetris Ag

  • Senior Course 129 Regional Approaches and PfP field study: Czech Republic

    The following morning, there were briefings by officials from the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defence, starting with Mr Jakub Landovsky, Deputy Minister of Defence. Expanding on the security situation in Europe, the Deputy Minister outlined the unorthodox methods which challenge European security, the financial aspects of meeting these challenges and the defence ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • LGD F200 Platform 2 – “More Possibilities” for field use

    In mid-2016, Axetris launched the Platform 2 of the popular LGD F200, with a range of improvements that offer “more possibilities” for use in real-world applications. One such possibility is to configure an additional relay output and alarm available as an analog output. ...


    By Axetris Ag

  • NRCC-16 Field Study: Berlin, Brussels

    On 30th October 2016, the 16th NATO Regional Cooperation Course (NRCC-16) began its Field Study in Berlin. The first day started with a visit to the German Ministry of Defence, where the group attended a number of high-level briefings. In the afternoon, Course Members visited the Federal Academy for Security Policy (Bundesakademie für Sicherheitspolitik - BAKS) in Berlin. The Head of ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

  • SC 129 Transatlantic Link Field Study: 10th November 2016 @ European Union External Action Service

    For the last stop of Field Study II, SC129 was invited to attend a session on the EU and its External Action Service at the Albert Borschette Conference Centre in Brussels. SC129 was received by RAdm Gluszco, Deputy Director General of the EU Military Staff (EUMS). The session, moderated by Capt Gelly (FR N), Faculty Advisor at the NDC, began with a presentation on the role of the military within ...


    By NDC Technologies Inc

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