Liquid Leak Detection News

  • New leak detection guides for residential and commercial properties and fuel storage facilities

    Three new leak detection leaflets are available outlining application from successful projects for commercial and residential buildings plus six different applications associated with fuel storage and refineries within the industrial sector. Keep up-to-date New product guides and information leaflets are being added regularly. To keep updated of when these new guides ...


    By Aquilar Ltd

  • The Importance of Gas Detector IP Rating

    International Protection Ratings or IP ratings are an international standard of classifying products and providing detailed information about their features. When purchasing portable gas detection monitors, these ratings are crucial. Also known as ingress protection ratings, the IP codes highlight the device’s ability to stand up ...


    By DOD Technologies Inc

  • Remote Air Conditioning Monitoring Easy with Sentree Smart Sensor

    Service calls will never be the same again. Gone are the days of responding to air conditioning problems without the right information or tools. Today, Alert Labs announced their newest smart sensor - the Sentree A/C monitoring system. Sentree is designed for the remote monitoring of air conditioning systems from anywhere in the world. ...


    By Alert Labs Inc.

  • New Range of Sterlitech Vacuum Filtration Equipment from Rocker Scientific

    Sterlitech has been collaborating with renowned global names in the filtration industry for the past decade. Our most recent partnership is with Rocker Scientific, a Taiwan-based manufacturer of filtration products with a global sales network, to offer a complete range of vacuum filtration equipment. Ultimately, this partnership will help us meet your laboratory needs. To know how, you may read ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Hydro Systems Enhances Reliability with its FM-800 Flush Manifold Series

    Hydro Systems, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of chemical proportioning and dispensing systems, today introduced its FM-800 Flush Manifold series for commercial laundry and other similar applications. The FM-800 minimizes leak points and is designed to optimize safety and reliability by completely flushing chemical products to the washer. ...

  • HORIBA System Revolutionises POCI3 Delivery, Wins PV Process Award

    HORIBA has won the 2016 Solar + Power PV Process Award, which was awarded at the Solar + Power Awards 2016 on June 22 in Munich, Germany, for a revolutionary Phosphorus oxychloride (POCl3) delivery system that improves process stability, increases uptime and reduces risk to human safety. HORIBA, as a leading supplier of mass flow controllers, vaporization systems and automatic refilling systems, ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • Glass Lined Bolted Steel Tanks: I Can See Clearly Now…

    In recent years, glass lined bolted steel tanks have become more frequent despite the higher initial cost. The arguments for a glass lined tank are simple: glass coating is non-porous and very rigid. Therefore, the theory is that liquids cannot reach the steel and cause corrosion, which could destroy the tank. Unfortunately, there are a few details which impact performance of glass lined bolted ...


    By Superior Tank Co., Inc.

  • Utility plans to mask awful odor from uncontrolled gas leak

    A utility trying to stop a monthlong leak at a massive natural gas storage facility near a Los Angeles neighborhood said it planned to use a mist to mask the sickening stench as work continues - possibly for three more months - to plug the well. SoCalGas officials told county supervisors Tuesday that the substance is safe and would neutralize ...


    By Associated Press

  • DESMI’s Magnetically Powered Pumps Seal the Deal

    The list of potentially dangerous or simply-too-expensive-to-lose substances being pumped from one part of an industrial process to another somewhere in the world is long. Take isocyanates, for example. They’re the raw materials that make up all polyurethane products. Despite their relatively low acute toxicities, isocyanates can present harmful effects to the eyes, skin and respiratory ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Optical Leak Detection Sensors - Leak detection/liquid presence within telecommunications equipment

    The increased use of small and metrocell technology has resulted in a growing number of units being deployed in locations which are difficult to access and not subject to regular inspections. Enclosures, cabinets and housings of these cells are at risk of fluid ingress, putting critical electronic systems and the end users’ service at risk. An industry proven solution to this problem is to ...


    By SST Sensing Ltd

  • OSHA cites Saia Motor Freight Line after explosion injures 4 in St. Louis

    Four employees were hospitalized, two of them critically injured, after an explosion at a St. Louis trucking terminal on Aug. 6, 2014. The explosion's cause: a forklift's ignition source and a loose coupling connection to a liquid propane gas tank. An investigation of the incident by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration found one willful and 11 serious ...

  • Forbo Flooring`s Back to the Floor scheme offers true closed-loop recycling

    Now in its third year, Forbo Flooring’s Back to the Floor take back scheme offers a genuine closed-loop recycling solution for Forbo flooring installation off-cuts. Rising volumes of material that go back into new products are contributing to the transition towards a Circular Economy in the flooring sector. The scheme has expanded greatly in its second year with the volume of flooring ...


    By Axion Group

  • Fort Wainwright Reduces Water Contamination Risk from Fuel Tanks in EPA Settlement

    The U.S. Army is taking steps to improve management of its fuel storage tanks and comply with federal laws designed to protect groundwater at Fort Wainwright Garrison, located near Fairbanks, Alaska, according to a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. EPA inspections found that from at least 2012 to 2013, Fort Wainwright failed to perform leak detection tests, monitor ...

  • New Research Drives Sensor Development

    Recent investment in research and development by Lanarkshire based SST Sensing is paying off as the company announces a new innovation in liquid level detection. SST Sensing have developed an optical fluid sensor that retains the reliability of optical sensors but at a price point normally associated with float switches. Siobhan ...


    By SST Sensing Ltd

  • Forbo’s Back to the Floor announces lower bag threshold

    Forbo’s Back to the Floor recycling scheme has lowered its collection threshold from two bulk bags to just one bag giving greater flexibility on collections of installation off-cuts of its flooring products. The new threshold of one bag – around 70m² of Forbo flooring off-cuts is needed to fill it – has been introduced in response to feedback and requests from participants ...


    By Axion Group

  • Nuclear dump leak raises questions about cleanup

    For 15 years the trucks have barreled past southeastern New Mexico's potash mines and seemingly endless fields of oil rigs, hauling decades worth of plutonium-contaminated waste to what is supposed to be a safe and final resting place a half mile underground in the salt beds of the Permian Basin. But back-to-back accidents and a never-supposed-to-happen above-ground radiation release have ...


    By Associated Press

  • Tessera Carpet Tiles taken by Forbo’s Back to the Floor recycling scheme

    Tessera carpet tile installation off-cuts can now be collected through Forbo’s Back to the Floor recycling scheme following significant investment in new processing equipment. This further widens the sustainable disposal options for flooring companies, enabling 100% of Tessera carpet trim to be reused in the UK. ...


    By Axion Group

  • Hanford tank may be leaking waste into soil

    An underground tank holding some of the worst radioactive waste at the nation's most contaminated nuclear site might be leaking into the soil. The U.S. Energy Department said workers at Washington state's Hanford Nuclear Reservation detected higher radioactivity levels under tank AY-102 during a routine inspection Thursday. Spokeswoman Lori ...


    By Associated Press

  • Distributors sign up to Back to the Floor flooring recycling scheme

    Distributors and contractors across the UK are signing up to Back to the Floor, a new collection and recycling scheme for installation off-cuts of Forbo flooring products. Managed by resource recovery expert Axion Consulting, this innovative scheme collects and reprocesses smooth vinyl, cushioned vinyl, Marmoleum and Flotex installation off-cuts for recycling back into new Forbo products – ...


    By Axion Group

  • Innovative Back to the Floor flooring waste recycling scheme launched

    Leading flooring manufacturer Forbo Flooring Systems has launched ‘Back to the Floor’ – a new collection and recycling scheme for installation off-cuts of Forbo flooring products that will help participants save money and safeguard the environment. Managed by resource recovery expert Axion Consulting, this innovative scheme collects and reprocesses smooth vinyl, cushioned ...


    By Axion Group

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