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  • Monitoring Hydrocarbons in Water at Hazardous Locations

    Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments’ E09 TD-4100XD is an inherently low maintenance, online oil in water monitor designed specifically for offshore oil production, refining, petrochemical, mining, and other industries that require robust online hardware for severe duty and hazardous area locations. Skid or wall mounted and constructed of 316 stainless steel, the monitor includes an ...

  • Investigating Groundwater, new in IAH’s book series

    We are delighted to announce a new book title Investigating Groundwater by Ian Acworth, Emeritus Professor at University of New South Wales. It is the latest in IAH’s International Contributions to Hydrogeology (ICH/blue book) series. Investigating Groundwater provides an integrated approach to the challenges associated with locating groundwater. It provides a review of the wide ...

  • Olathe ks, Usa: Perfect Correlation on a 36″ Transmission Main

    First Successful HISCAN installation in the US – March 2019 In our first North American pilot, the HiScan sensors were installed roughly 2,400 ft (ca. 800 metres) apart on existing ARV’s affixed to a 36″ (900mm) ductile iron transmission main. The correlating HISCAN hydrophone sensor can be ...


    By Gutermann AG

  • Sentient Energy Unveils Ubiquitous Grid Monitoring And Analytics System

    Sentient Energy recently (2/6) unveiled the first ubiquitous distribution grid monitoring and analytics system for grid reliability and safety. The Sentient Energy Grid Analytics System couples the Ample Analytics Suite with intelligent sensors that can be deployed anywhere on the distribution grid. The system continuously measures a wide variety of parameters ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Esri Reveals Grid Modernization Study

    Esri recently (2/5) announced the completion of a survey entitled, “Is Your GIS Grid Modernization Ready?” The study was a collaborative effort with Energy Acuity to determine whether US utilities are prepared for grid modernization.Utilities are grappling with the need to modernize the power grid, and must deal with advanced ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Easter Island Statues May Have Been Erected As ‘Guardians’ Of Groundwater Sources

    Easter island’s famous statues, large human figures as high as 33 feet carved from the local quarried volcanic rocks, have long puzzled visitors and scientists. Research shows that the statues are usually located near sources of drinkable water, at points where springs emerge. Find out more ...

  • Seismoelectric Groundwater Location Equipment

    Well water location. Aquifer depth, yield and thickness reported before drilling a water well. The GF6 seismoelectric technology is used for groundwater surveys {aquifer depth & yield} before drilling a water well. GF6 equipment sales and training are available world wide. Most people go straight to having a water well drilled before investigating where the aquifer is (or) if there is a good ...


    By AquaLocate

  • Locate Groundwater, Grow Your Agriculture

    The GF6 seisomoelectric tool images the aquifer before drilling begins. Aquifer depth, yield and thickness. ...


    By AquaLocate

  • New dual channel temp & humidity data logger with graphic screen

    Stores over 250,000 Temp readings CAS DataLoggers has partnered with Lascar to release a new dual-channel version of its GFX-2 standalone datalogger. The new EL-GFX-D2 Temperature /Humidity/Dewpoint data logger has a graphic LCD showing real-time ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • Infrared camera sets Manitor apart from its competition

    Infrared (IR) and its ability to ‘see’ in the dark can be deployed as part of a broad spectrum underground monitoring system where infrared can detect overheating electrical wiring or materials involved in spontaneous, low level combustion. ...


    By CNIguard Ltd.

  • Rotork’s CMA range expands for improved control valve automation

    The new actuator is capable of a maximum 4,500 lbf (20 kN) seating thrust. The new sizes increase the CMA range modulating thrust performance to 3,000 lbf (13 kN) with a 114.3 mm (4.5”) stroke length for the automation of larger valves with higher pressure ratings. The combined performance of the CMA and the larger CVA ranges enables Rotork’s innovative electrical control valve ...


    By Rotork plc

  • ENDURO COMPOSITES SELLS PIPE & TANK PRODUCT LINE

    Houston, TX, January, 14th, 2019 -- Enduro Composites Inc., "ENDURO", a global leader in the design and manufacture of non metalillic fiberglass composites solutions, has sold the assets of its Pipe & Tank product line located in Pearland, Texas on January 10th, 2019, to Endurance Composites, LLC, and Andronaco Industries ...


    By Enduro Composites

  • Criticality of Science to Water Resources Management

    Policy Statement Fully-informed water management decisions are vital to communities across the United States who are dealing with flood, drought, water supply, and water contamination issues every day.  Scientific data and studies provide the bedrock foundation of these decisions.  It is essential that water managers, planners, researchers, and decision-makers at all levels ...

  • Why Are We Still Drinking That Radioactive Water?

    US Nuclear Corp. (OTCBB: UCLE) is a leading manufacturer of automated, real-time water monitors for measuring all major types of radiation in water, including alpha, beta, and gamma emissions.  Recently, a new study by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) found that a good portion of the drinking water in all 50 states contains radioactive elements that can increase the risk of cancer, and ...


    By US Nuclear Corporation

  • USP monograph modernization: Chemical medicines assay by potentiometric titration

    USP and Metrohm jointly developed a potentiometric titration method for potassium bicarbonate and potassium carbonate assay. The new method uses autotitration combined with suitable equivalence point detection fulfilling all USP method validation requirements as per USP General Chapter <1225>. Many of the chemical medicine assay procedures are done by manual ...


    By Metrohm AG

  • New factory in Skövde

    Mellegård & Naij produces premium products to water and waste water treatment plants all around the world. The manufacturing located in Skövde has decades of experience of manufacturing market leading equipment. The demand has gradually increased, by the support from Hydria Water we are proud to announce that Hydria Group has reserved 17 000 m2 land in the newly developed ...


    By Hydria Water AB

  • Haydale Graphene inks development contract with Star RFID

    The leading global technologies and materials group Haydale Graphene Industries PLC has reportedly announced that it has signed a joint development deal with Star RFID Company Limited to manufacture silver-based inks and graphene. As per trusted sources, the inks developed by both the firms would be utilized in the printed radio frequency identification industry. Executive Chairman of Haydale ...


    By Global Market Insights, Inc.

  • Bredel hose pumps replace PC and centrifugal pumps at concrete plants

    A number of Bredel pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) are proving highly successful in the circulation and transfer of waste return slurry from concrete slab manufacturing processes. Xella, a European specialist in building and insulation materials, finds that the Bredel pumps are ideally suited to conveying the abrasive slurry on a repeatable and reliable basis, overcoming ...

  • Bredel hose pumps preferred in abrasive cement slurry applications

    Bredel hose pumps replace PC and centrifugal pumps at concrete slab plants Some pumps run almost continuously six days a week Pumps helping leading manufacturer meet sustainability goals A number of Bredel pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) are proving highly successful in the circulation and transfer of waste return slurry from concrete slab ...

  • PJM Completes Fuel Security Study as Part of Resilience Initiative

    As part of PJM Interconnection’s ongoing initiative to assess the resilience of the electrical grid, today the nation’s largest grid operator released a summary of its study examining one critical element of grid resilience – fuel supply.PJM’s fuel security analysis results found that the system serving 65 million people in 13 states and the District of Columbia is reliable and can withstand ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

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