CERC’s Managing Director Dr. David Carruthers gave keynote presentations at the two day Urban Transport Pollution and ADMS User Group Workshop in Shanghai 4-5 May 2016. This workshop was jointly hosted by the Department of Environmental Science and Engineering of Fudan University and the Shanghai Academy of Environmental Sciences. During the workshop, the new version of ADMS-Urban/ADMS-EIA 4.0, tunnel and street canyon modelling, nesting in regional models, shipping emissions, air quality forecasting, emergency response modelling and hazardous releases were discussed. Participants came from all over China, including the cities of Shanghai, Hangzhou, Guiyang, Beijing, Nanjing, Shenzhen and Guangzhou.
ADMS workshop in Shanghai, 4-5 May 2016
Shawcity Seminar 4: Sound, Noise and Vibration
On Tuesday 8thNovember 2016 Shawcity hosted their final seminar of the 2016 series for the occupational hygiene, health and safety and environmental industries. With a focus on Sound, Noise and Vibration the seminar guest speakers included industry experts from 3M, Adnitt Acoustics, Addiscombe Environmental Consultants Limited as well as Shawcity. We welcomed delegates from across the country who wanted to learn more about the science, technology and methods of monitoring sound, noise and vibration within the...
LCF-2330 Inclinometer with 4-20mA Output
The LCF-2330inclinometerseriesnow includes a 4-20mA output signal option for applications that require long cable runs. This dual axistilt sensor is fluid damped to minimize noise and vibration interference while also offering a sharp1 µradian resolution. An internaltemperaturesensoris available and dual supply,±5 Vdc output is an option. The LCF-2330 is an excellent solution for rugged applications such asradar & antenna leveling, weapons platform leveling, barge and offshore platform control,...
UNESCO Launches Education Atlas for Monitoring SDG 4
The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched a collection of interactive maps presenting global and thematic indicators to monitor achievement of the targets in Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4, which calls to "Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all." The ‘eAtlas for Education 2030` is automatically updated as data for each indicator become available, UNESCO announces. The data illustrate literacy and proficiency...
AQMesh pods feature in Channel 4’s Dispatches
On Monday 22nd February 2016, Channel 4’s Dispatches screened an episode entitled ‘Dirty Secrets: What`s Really in Our Air?’ The programme employed the latest air quality monitoring technology, supplied by Air Monitors. “The AQMesh pods were absolutely vital to the journalistic integrity of the programme,” commented Producer Roger Corke. “We were amazed at the level of technology available in such small, lightweight units – without them; it would not have been possible to...
Stockholm Water Front No 4 2015
In this issue of WaterFront, we try to show that there is no blanket solution to the world’s water crises. There is no single correct answer. There are thousands of them. The water challenges facing us, whether they result from climate change, population growth, increased demand or mismanagement, must be met with both global and local solutions, both high-tech and low-tech innovations. A huge industrial investment or a major policy shift cannot alone change our water future, and neither can the local...