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
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,...
Antea Group Named #4 Environmental Management Firm
ntea Group has been ranked #4 among the Top Environmental Management Firms, #16 among Top Environmental Firms Working in Non-US Locations, and #32 overall among the nation’s Top 200 Environmental Firms according toEngineering News-Recordmagazine. ENR`s annual Top 200 Environmental Firms list ranks the 200 largest publicly and privately held companies based on the percentage of prior year revenue for environmental services both at home and abroad in eight market segments: hazardous waste, nuclear waste,...
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...
Scotland to build $4 billion wind farm
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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...