Health and Safety Monitoring Articles

  • Höljes Sweden Project - Case Study

    In 2013-2015 extensive work was made to increase the dam safety in Höljes. Improved monitoring was required to bring it up to today’s standards but due to the condition of the dam foundations and high downstream water level, installation of a traditional leak detection system was not possible. ...


    By HydroResearch

  • Gas mixing and blending equipment – Case Study

    How They Work A specific gas blend within a chamber must be produced by a procedure known as ideal gas mixing (or gas blending). In this example, synthetic air composition is maintained at a mix ratio of 78% N2, 21% O2 and 1% Ar. A miniature Human/Machine Interface (HMI) with LCD touch screen monitors and controls the system automatically. The HMI communicates to ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • IVF Cryopreservation and Safe Handling Practices

    Couples that want to have a baby but have not been able to conceive naturally are drawn to invitro fertilization (IVF) treatments. In an IVF treatment, several eggs are fertilized at once, which creates multiple embryos. While more than one embryo may be implanted, to spur the odds of pregnancy, there are inevitably some unused embryos. The remaining embryos may be preserved cryogenically, for ...

  • Medium volume document destruction, ST-15E, New Jersey - Case Study

    ST-15E Condidential Document Shredder with bin tipper for 64 & 96 gallon wheeled totes, metering vibrating feed hopper & discharge conveyor to a ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • GAO Reviews EPA`s IRIS Assessment Efforts and Implementation of TSCA Reforms

    On March 4, 2019, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) published a report titled ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Pepsi Is Launching the First Ever “Nitro Soda”

    Nitrogen-infused or nitro beverages have been among the biggest trends in the beverage industry. There's been no shortage of nitro cold brew coffees and nitro beers, but never a nitro soda—until now, with the launch of Nitro Pepsi. The new beverage was sampled at the 2019 Super Bowl and while you won't find it on tap just yet, here's what you can look forward to. Introducing Nitro ...

  • How Many Oxygen Monitors Should Be Installed? Where Should I mount one?

    While OSHA regulations require the use of an oxygen monitor anywhere that compressed gases or cryogenic liquids are used or stored indoors, the regulation does not provide sufficient detail for facilities on how to set up am oxygen monitor. Businesses want to comply with the regulations, but are left wondering what compliance looks like. At PureAire, we're often asked by our customers, ...

  • What is a Room Oxygen Deficiency Monitor?

    Many industries use compressed gas to create products. While compressed gases such as nitrogen are low-cost, easy to use, and flexible in a range of industries, these gases have a hidden downside: They displace oxygen from the air, which puts your workers at risk of suffocation if there's a leak. A room oxygen monitor checks levels of oxygen and provides in-time alerts if there's a gas leak. ...

  • Straw Burning Power Plant - Case Study

    Straw Burning Power Plant ...


    By Civil Engineering Safety Ltd

  • Monitoring flow in Tool heaters & Temp controllers - Case study

    The IC-LPM industrial inline paddlewheel flow meter has an adaptable design with custom options for OEM applications such as flow monitoring in tool heaters and temperature controllers making it very versatile. More Information The IC-LPM paddle wheel flow meter is employed by a UK based temperature control specialist in their range of tool heaters and temperature ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • Oil flow rate monitoring in Carpet ovens - Case study

    A manufacturer of flooring systems is using the IC-LPM inline paddlewheel meter to monitor the flow of oil through chilled textile rollers in it carpet substrate ovens. Forbo is an internationally recognised manufacturer of vinyl, linoleum and carpet floor coverings. More Information In its carpet substrate ovens, Forbo uses chilled textile rollers, cooled by oil flow, to prevent the ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • 10-Year Noise nuisance mystery finally wrapped up - Case study

    The Solution As a result, and coupled with an investigation into the numerous noise sources from the factory, a number of recommendations were made and implemented. To test their efficacy a second BS41421997 assessment was carried out seven months later. The second report concluded that the impact had reduced noise to a level below "marginal significance" and they didn't envisage any further ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Gas Distributors and Specialty Gas Suppliers are the Key to Technology Companies

    The technologies that power laptops, smartphones, LED televisions, and other technologies rely on one hidden ingredient: Gas. Compressed and inert gases help create a pure environment, control the temperature, and carry other substances for a high-quality end product. See how the different gases used play a pivotal role in technology product development and also how they introduce health and ...

  • The Reality of Future Smart Cities

    Your city is stupid. The flooding and potholed streets, the poor built buildings leaking considerable amount of energy, coin-operated parking devices, traffic jams many of us encounter every day have been recognizable features of almost every city for centuries. But the smart cities future is here, and it has just started its journey. Thanks to exceptional advances in technology and proliferation ...

  • Why are airport security measures becoming increasingly important?

    General air traffic has increased significantly in recent decades, so that more and more people prefer to travel by air. The high volume of passenger flights places particularly high demands on safety. But which factors are highly relevant with regard to flight safety? It’s self-evident that technology, in particular, has a major influence on the safety of passenger aircraft. All technical ...

  • Development of on-line and field dual TD-GC-FID/MS for automatic and continuous Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) ambient air and odour monitoring

    Ambient air is polluted by many Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) coming from anthropogenic and natural sources. VOCs from PAMS, TO14 and TO15 lists can be measured in many ranges of concentration, from ng/m3 up to mg/m3 depending on the location of the measurements. Due to the large number of molecules, the complete separation of all compounds is difficult to perform using chromatographic ...


    By Chromatotec Group

  • Cutters cut costs with oil analysis - Case Study

    Oil analysis plays a critical role in the mission readiness of the United States Coast Guard’s fast response cutters and national security cutters by alerting engineers to problems that have the potential to damage vital equipment and help them efficiently deploy resources for critical maintenance activities. The traditional approach to oil analysis is to ship samples to a central ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Environmental Monitoring for Museum Curation

    Data Loggers Monitor Temp, Humidity, Light & More In museum environments, accurate and reliable data is essential for preservation purposes. In fact, many art and curative organizations will not loan their collections unless the recipient institution ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • How to align an opacity monitor

    Correct optical alignment is essential for any opacity monitor. If the instrument is misaligned, its readings will be unstable. There may also be an offset, and this can be either positive or ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Cirrus helps music festival keep the peace with local residents - Case study

    With the summer season in full swing, people up and down the country are travelling far and wide to attend the year’s biggest music festivals. What better way is there to enjoy this glorious British summer than to venture off to enjoy a few days of fantastic music, surrounded by your favourite people? Music festivals are synonymous with British summer but as fun as they may be, they can, if ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

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