Remote Sensing News

  • Shred-Tech- exclusive distributor for HAAS TYRON Shredders in North America brings HAAS Shredder to Canada

    Shred-Tech, headquartered in Cambridge, Ontario, has announced that is has been named the exclusive North American distributor of Haas Tyron shredders. The company hosted an open house on Sept. 27, 2016, to launch and demonstrate the shredder’s capabilities on Sept. 29 2016 for the City of Guelph Ontario. At the city’s transfer station, the company used the Haas Tyron 2000XL slow ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Teledyne Supplies Critical Imaging Technologies for NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission

    Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) has provided the majority of the image sensor technologies used in NASA’s OSIRIS-REx asteroid rendezvous and sample return mission. Scheduled to launch on September 8, 2016, from Cape Canaveral, OSIRIS-REx is an exciting mission that will travel to a near-Earth asteroid named Bennu and bring a sample back to Earth for study. The mission will ...

  • Earth Observation from Global Land to Urban Systems: Retrospect and Prospect

    Continued urbanisation worldwide and associated environmental impacts have caught great attention in the remote sensing community and beyond. Earth observation technology, in conjunction with in situ data collection, has been used to observe, monitor, measure and model many of the components that comprise urban environmental systems and ecosystems cycles for decades. There are a number of ...

  • Choosing a more reliable method than batch tracking

    Oil and gas pipeline owners routinely conduct inspections of their assets by using inline inspection pigs. These tools are used to identify defects within the pipeline and need to be tracked throughout an inspection. Pipeline owners have several options to track a pig such as legacy tracking, remote tracking, and batch tracking, which is sometimes considered as a viable alternative to legacy or ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • 50 Years of WTW at the IFAT

    The history of the IFAT began in 1966 with 147 exhibitors and 10,200 visitors. 50 years later, these numbers are quite a bit more impressive: As a world fair for environmental technoloqy, the IFAT welcomed 138,000 visitors from 170 countries between May 30 and June 3. WTW was an exhibitor fifty years ago and has been every year since. In our booth, together with our sister company MJK under the ...


    By WTW - a xylem brand

  • Introducing SymphoniePRO Software + Firmware v.2.0

    We're excited to share the latest version of both software (SW) and firmware (FW) for our newest data logger, SymphoniePRO®. This release introduces exciting functionality including compatibility with our SCADA communications module, iPackACCESS, as well as a new ...


    By Renewable NRG Systems

  • Wind Iris Lidar Installation at Caracoles Wind Farm

    With assistance from RNRG team member Dale Lamell, Ventus Ingenieria recently installed a Wind Iris nacelle-mounted Lidar at the 20MW Caracoles wind farm in Uruguay. The Wind Iris is being used to monitor turbine performance and offer optimization solutions for the project. Here's an overview of the trip, told in pictures: RNRG and Ventus arrive at the Caracoles wind farm ready to install a Wind ...


    By Renewable NRG Systems

  • Precise pig tracking from start to finish

    The most common form of pipeline integrity used by oil and gas pipeline owners is inline inspection (ILI). Inspection pigs are widely used to clean pipelines, as well as identify areas of damage along the pipe wall to ensure the safe delivery of energy products. Historically, once a pig is deployed in a pipeline, a technician confirms the tool’s arrival time at various tracking locations ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Sensor+Test 2016

    LED Microsensor NT, LLC will be participating at Sensor+Test Expo 2016 in Nuremberg on May, 10-12. We invite you to visit us - Booth 661 Hall 1. This year we are glad to represent our new devices: LED analyzer LA-1t and MDS-4D Methane Sensor with built-in ZigBee/Bluetooth data transmission module and autonomous power supply. LA-1t LED analyzer is oriented for ...


    By LED Microsensor NT

  • New Noise Logger efficiently and reliably measures sound levels

    Brüel & Kjær today announced the release of its new Noise Logger that enables users to confidently take unattended noise level measurements 24 hours a day. The Noise Logger cost-effectively empowers organizations to: ·        Demonstrate noise level compliance  ...

  • Delta-T launches new digital SDI-12 version of the PR2 Profile Probe

    Delta-T Devices has launched a new digital version of their well-established analogue PR2 Profile Probe.  Named the PR2 SDI-12, it shares the many strengths of the analogue version (which remains in production), but with the addition of SDI-12 compatibility - allowing integration into new and existing SDI-12 systems. As with the analogue version, the new version comes in two lengths ...


    By Delta-T Devices Ltd.

  • Ili Pigs Can Still Be Precisely Tracked Despite Unexpected Speed Excursions

    Inline inspection (ILI) of oil and gas pipelines has been common practice for asset owners since the 1970s. Historically, companies have tracked these ILI tools with field teams to confirm its location and ensure that the pig reaches the trap. While tracking a tool seems simple in concept, several misconceptions have become conventional wisdom when it comes to the challenges of pig tracking. ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Windographer Now Imports. RLD Files from SymphoniePRO Data Loggers

    Many RNRG customers are also users of Windographer software by AWS Truepower. Windographer allows users to visualize and analyze wind measurement data from their fleet of measurement devices, including met towers and remote sensing devices. A recent update to Windographer (version 4.0.12 and later) improved the integration with our ...


    By Renewable NRG Systems

  • Dial-up, Push, Pull, Scheduled or On-Demand

    The flexibility of Stevens M2M let you get your data how and when you want it. Stevens M2M remote communications products (Cell-Net and eTracker) offer lots of ...

  • Top 9 specs to consider in a GOES transmitter in 2016

    If you haven’t considered these specs before, you should—and here’s why. Option to easily add 2-way telemetry. The reasons for having 2-way redundant telemetry are explained in the above article…a dual-telemetry system can always be cobbled together, but when the GOES transmitter is designed with this capability built-in, things are so much easier ...

  • Introducing SOLO: “Smart” power management and remote power cycling

    Maximize the life of battery-powered devices and fix most problems without travelling to the site. SOLO is a first-of-its-kind power sensor, controller and management innovation. Ultimate 3-in-1 Better battery life, higher battery efficiency. Remote power controller - remotely cycle power ...

  • DeltaLINK-Cloud - a free new online data viewing and sharing service for Delta-T Devices loggers

    The DeltaLINK-Cloud website makes it simple to monitor the status of devices, graph uploaded data in multiple visual styles, combine datasets, and export data. It also enables users to easily and quickly share access to reports (including live data) with project collaborators/stakeholders across the globe. All website functionality comes for free and is accessible from most modern internet ...


    By Delta-T Devices Ltd.

  • Google and FAO partner to make remote sensing data more efficient and accessible

    Google Maps and FAO have agreed to work closely together to make geospatial tracking and mapping products more accessible, providing a high-technology assist to countries tackling climate change and much greater capacity to experts developing forest and land-use policies. Digital technology tapping into satellite imagery is revolutionizing the way countries can assess, monitor and plan the use of ...

  • Updated Global Mapper LiDAR Module with Powerline Classification and Extraction

    We are pleased to announce the release of Global Mapper LiDAR module version 17.0. Released in conjunction with Version 17.0 of Global Mapper, the latest edition of the module includes numerous functional enhancements and performance improvements that have been designed to improve the quality and utility of LiDAR and other point cloud data. New and updated functionality includes a tool for ...


    By Blue Marble Geographics

  • Successful first IEC classification test for SoDAR AQ510 Wind Finder

    SoDAR AQ510 Wind Finder achieved a major milestone towards full IEC compliance by performing the first IEC classification. AQ510 Wind Finder is the only SoDAR on the market with a first well-done sensitivity analysis. The classification results are very promising. AQ System Stockholm AB, cooperation partner of Ammonit Measurement GmbH in the field of remote sensing, successfully ...


    By Ammonit Measurement GmbH

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