acoustic inspection News

  • Launch of SL-RAT™ Acoustic Sewer Inspection Tool in UK & Ireland

    MeasurIT Technologies is pleased to announce our partnership with InfoSense, Inc. to bring their groundbreaking acoustic sewer inspection tool - the SL-RAT™ - to the UK & Irish markets.  We are now the exclusive SL-RAT manufacturer’s representative for the United Kingdom including ...


    By MeasurIT Technologies Ltd.

  • PURE CLOSES ACQUISITION OF PRESSURE PIPE INSPECTION COMPANY

    Calgary, Alberta. Pure Technologies Ltd. (“Pure”) (TSX-V:PUR) announced today that it has concluded the purchase of The Pressure Pipe Inspection Company (“PPIC”) for up to CAD$34.9 million in cash and common stock of Pure. PPIC, a privately-held company with headquarters in Mississauga, Ontario, is a leader in large-diameter water and wastewater pipeline condition ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • ASTM E2863 - 11 Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Welded Steel Sphere Pressure Vessels Using Thermal Pressurization

    Because of safety considerations, regulatory agencies (for example, U.S. Department of Transportation) require periodic tests of pressurized vessels used in commercial aviation. (see Section 49, Code of Federal Regulations). AE esting has become accepted as an alternative to the common hydrostatic proof test. An AE test should not be ...


    By ASTM International

  • Metropolitana Milanese Reduces Water Loss on Critical Steel Pipeline

    The common belief that the age of a pipe determines its condition is rarely correct – in many cases, a newer main can be in worse condition than one twice or three times as old. Instead, operational, environmental and installation factors have more impact on the condition of a buried asset. For utilities embarking on proactive management and assessment of their buried infrastructure, leak ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • New Sound Level Meter from Larson Davis

    Larson Davis - a division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc., announces their new SoundExpert™ LxT Sound Level Meter, a full-featured meter designed for general product evaluation and noise monitoring applications. This rugged, hand-held meter comes equipped with a graphic display and a fixed set of firmware options and is backed by a 2-year factory warranty, 24-hour application support, and an ...

  • Preventive medicine: City of Montreal reduces non-revenue water loss with leak detection program using Sahara Technology

    The City of Montreal believes that the best medicine is preventative medicine, especially as it applies to its water network. Montreal has an impressive water system that supplies drinking water to a population of nearly 1.9 million people. Since 2002, the historic city, the second largest metropolis in Canada, began a long-term major rehabilitation of ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • AERZEN captures Thailand’s milling industry

    Siam Flour is one of the oldest mills in Thailand and produces more than 250 tons of grain daily. Due to their design and reliability the company is a loyal user of AERZEN positive displacement blowers and they have already convinced other companies in the milling industry of the qualities of these blowers. The former favourite of Siam Flour, the 2-lobe GMb15.10, is now being replaced by the more ...

  • A First For Europe: Scottish Water Initiates Condition Assessment Using Advanced Pipediver Technology

    Scottish Water takes innovative and responsible approaches to pipeline management. To assess the condition of its Newmore Raw Water Main, the water provider used PipeDiver™ inline inspection technology, the first use of the technology in Europe. Scottish Water (SW) is the fourth largest water and wastewater provider in the United Kingdom ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Type Approval for the Optimus Red & Green Sound Level Meters in Spain to UNE-EN 61672

    We’re delighted to announce that the optimus red and optimus green sound level meters have been granted Type Approval to UNE-EN 61672 Parts 1 & 2 in Spain by Applus+, one of the world’s leading testing, inspection and certification companies. After a series of long and detailed tests, which include both electrical and acoustic verification, approval numbers have been ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • ASTM E1316 - 11b Standard Terminology for Nondestructive Examinations

    The terms found in this standard are intended to be used uniformly and consistently in all nondestructive testing standards. The purpose of this standard is to promote a clear understanding and interpretation of the NDT standards in which they are used. 1. Scope 1.1 This standard defines the terminology used in the standards ...


    By ASTM International

  • Metropolitana Milanese Reduces Water Loss on Critical Steel Pipeline

    Assessing the condition of buried water infrastructure can yield a variety of outcomes that are difficult to predict. Sometimes, they even seem random. The common belief that the age of a pipe determines its condition is rarely correct – in many cases, a newer main can be in worse condition than one twice or three times as old. Instead, operational, environmental and installation factors ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • PURE TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCES $13 MILLION IN NEW WORK

    Calgary, Alberta, Pure Technologies Ltd., TSX-V: PUR: announced today that Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Laurel, Maryland (“WSSC”) has approved the issue of a US$7.75 million change order to an existing US$9 million, 3-year engineering services contract with Openaka, a division of a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pure Technologies Ltd. (“Pure”). The change order ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Pure Technologies selected to lead multi-year program worth up to $20 million U.S.

    Pure Technologies Ltd. (TSX: PUR) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pure Technologies U.S. Inc.("Pure U.S."), has been selected by The City of Baltimore to lead a multi-year program to provide services related to the management of large-diameter water transmission pipelines. The program contract is expected to be for a period of five years ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Forum Subsea Rentals and Aquatec Group Sign Global Agreement

    Forum Subsea Rentals, a subsidiary of Forum Energy Technologies, Inc., and Aquatec Group Ltd are pleased to announce the signing of a global agreement for the rental of Aquatec’s proven LEAKlog leak detection and inspection suite. The ...


    By Aquatec Group Ltd

  • CIH Equipment Company Expands ISO 17025:2005 Accredited Services

    CIH Equipment Company, an independent calibration laboratory specializing in Industrial Hygiene/Environmental Health and Safety Industry and headquartered in Clearwater, FL, announces the expansion of its ISO/IEC17025:2005 accredited services. This allows CIH Equipment Company to provide expanded accredited calibration services. ...


    By CIH Equipment Company, Inc

  • Still Healthy After 35 Years in Operation - DWS Takes Proactive Approach To Assess 90 Km of Large-Diameter Pipe

    The Usutu Water Scheme supplies raw water to a number of coal-fired power stations and towns in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa. The bulk water pipeline, completed in the late 1970s, consists of large diameter (DN1300 mm) pre-stressed concrete non-cylinder pipe (PCP) that links two mains for a total of 90 kilometers between the Rietspruit, Davel and Kriel Reservoirs.  ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • SEABED BV NEW AC-ROV DISTRIBUTOR

    It is with great pleasure AC-CESS Co UK Ltd (Aberdeen, Scotland) announce Seabed BV (Amsterdam, Holland) as the new distributor of the AC-ROV underwater inspection system for the Benelux countries. ...


    By AC-CESS Co Uk Ltd

  • An additional metrological approval for DUO

    After France in July 2011 and Germany in January 2012, Switzerland has now acknowledged the metrological quality of the DUO sound level meter. The Swiss Federal Office of Metrology (METAS) has approved the DUO as a class 1 sound level meter according to IEC 61672-1 standard. Inspection certificate CH-A3-12096-00 dated February 20, 2012 confirms the compliance of the DUO sound level meter ...


    By ACOEM

  • Air Monitors wins major national service contract

    Air Monitors, the Tewkesbury based instrumentation specialist, has been awarded a contract to service, calibrate and maintain the majority of the UK’s Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN) of ambient air quality monitoring stations. The UK’s AURN has been delivering air quality data since the early 1970s, and comprises over 100 monitoring stations across the UK producing ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • Don’t look for a rake in here!

    Innova was contacted to inspect a condo complex in northwest Calgary that had a gas-fire emergency generator installed in order to use waste heat from the complex to pre-heat their water boiler.  While this is a great solution to lower energy bills, it wasn’t the prettiest thing to look at out your living room window.  On top of that, using the generator is extremely noisy. ...


    By Innova Global Limited.

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