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  • How to clear all alarms

    "Accch! I can't clear this darned alarm on my Vantage Pro2 console! " That's what one of our Tech Support team members heard from the other end of the phone recently. Usually, our customers are happy to hear an alarm. It means they get the information they need to take some action. But in this ...


    By Davis Instruments Corp.

  • Gas alarm system protects waste treatment staff

    The human nose is particularly sensitive to Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S); a highly offensive odorous gas, reminiscent of rotten eggs. With an odour threshold between 0.005 ppm and 1.5ppm, relatively low levels of Hydrogen Sulphide can result in complaints if industrial plants generate exposure at these levels. A chemical waste treatment plant in the UK has therefore installed a monitoring and alarm ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • Village installs local flood alarm system

    A village in Nottinghamshire has installed a new high-tech river monitoring system that automatically issues text (sms) message alarms so that residents can implement flood protection measures. Oxton has a history of flooding problems and with an increased frequency of flood events, Parish Councillor Dr. Ian Kilpatrick says: “The monitoring system is designed to provide sufficient advance ...


  • Any Instrument, Any Time, Anywhere

    Specialist instrument hire company Ashtead Technology Rentals is expanding its fleet of environmental monitoring equipment even further. General Manager James Carlyle says, “One of the reasons for Ashtead’s rapid growth is that there is no limit to the new instruments that we will stock. Our philosophy is simple; if customers want it, we will supply it. Consequently, whilst gas detectors and ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Improvement made to IAQ Monitoring Instruments

    Improvement work carried out by our development team has resulted in improvements made to our IAQ Instruments; the 2nd prototype model for the Touch Screen IAQ Profile Monitor instrument comes with larger screen ratio; resulting in a better quality display meaning easier navigation and control of the touch screen software. We have also developed new ...


    By PPM Technology

  • World’s smallest and most convenient hydrogen sulfide detector and alarm released

    KWJ Engineering has released its new Pocket H2S Pro, a key-fob sized, personal hydrogen sulfide detector that weighs less than one ounce. The nanotechnology-enabled instrument protects from low-level and high-level exposure to H2S, and gives real-time Time Weighted Average, Maximum, and Total Exposure readings. The Pocket H2S Pro also features 3 alarm types, a replaceable coin cell battery, and ...


    By KWJ Engineering, Inc.

  • The Changing Role of an Instrument Service Engineer

    The life of an instrument service engineer has changed enormously in recent years with the laptop replacing the screwdriver as the most important tool.   We followed HACH LANGE’s newest service engineer James Davie, and discussed his role with the company’s service manager Terry Bailey, who has worked in the instrumentation sector of the Water Industry for over 20 years. Based just ...


  • HACH LANGE monitors provide critical alarms at UU, Macclesfield

    New ammonia probes with sophisticated controllers have enabled staff at United Utilities’ Macclesfield wastewater treatment works to ensure that the plant does not exceed its discharge consent. Following installation, the monitoring systems initially generated around 40 alarm texts per day (mostly night!) but significant improvements have now been implemented. The Macclesfield WwTW is a ...


  • Dwyer Instruments Announces New Series DHII

    Dwyer Instruments, Inc., the preferred source for your complete range of practical and affordable instrumentation, is announcing the release of its NEW SERIES DHII DIGIHELIC® II DIFFERENTIAL PRESSURE CONTROLLER IN NEMA 4 (IP66) ENCLOSURE. The Digihelic® II Differential Pressure Controller provides a 4-20 mA process output, 2 SPDT relays with adjustable dead bands, and a large backlight LCD ...


    By Dwyer Instruments Inc

  • IAQ monitoring instruments showcased at MIECF 2011

      Our partners Hinds International have recently returned from showcasing our IAQ Monitoring instruments at the MIECF exhibition in Macao. Our instruments were showcased to "green" industry professionals and decision makers across the region. Our newest instrument the T ...


    By PPM Technology

  • BOUNDARY Guardian strengthens Mabey Hire Instrumentation’s offering

    Casella’s BOUNDARY Guardian is now available for hire to the UK construction industry via an exclusive partnership with Mabey Hire’s Instrumentation division. This innovative web-based remote system is the first simultaneous multi-parameter dust, noise, wind speed and direction monitor from a single manufacturer in the UK. Designed for a wide range of applications, the BOUNDARY ...


    By Casella

  • Self-Contained Dew Point Instrument for easy installation

    The DryCheck from Michell is an accurate and stable dew-point instrument, which includes a built-in simple sampling system. Its compact size allows the instrument to be easily installed in a number of dew point measurement applications, such as compressed air dryers, ozone generators, ...


  • IMI Sensors Releases New Catalogue “Industrial Vibration Sensors, Switches Instrumentation”

    October 10, 2007, Depew, NY – The IMI Sensors division of PCB Piezotronics (PCB®) has announced the release of a new 124-page full product catalogue, “Industrial Vibration Sensors, Switches and Instrumentation”, detailing a full line of high-temperature, high frequency, low-cost, ICP® and 4-20 mA accelerometers, switches, indicators/alarms and signal conditioning equipment for machine condition ...

  • Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments teams with NAG Marine to introduce the TD-107 ™

    Now, there is an oil-in-water monitor that actually measures oil in water and is not affected by suspended solids!!! The new TD-107 (tm) uses our signature FLUORESCENCE measurement technology in a unique new package that can be universally applied to bilge water monitoring. Priced within range of standard light scatter type instruments, the TD-107 is low maintenance, rugged, and has all the ...

  • Ion Science`s mercury vapour detector eliminates instrument downtime

    Ion Science has recently introduced a double beam UVabsorption mercury detection unit known as the MercuryVapour Indicator (MVI). The revolutionary dual beamtechnology means the instrument does not saturate orrequire regeneration between readings like the traditionalgold film detection methods, eliminating instrumentdowntime. Fast and accurate, MVI gives a real time response withinjust 3 seconds. ...


    By Ion Science

  • Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments announces their success at OTC 2011

    Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments announces a successful 2011 Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, TX May 02-05.  Exploration and production was the main focus of the show and Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments stood out as the only company with a singular focus on oil in water monitoring solutions. With a complete product line of fluorescence technology based continuous ...

  • Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments announces a successful 2012 Offshore Technology Conference

    Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments announces a successful 2012 Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, TX. Exploration and production was the main focus of the show and Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments stood out as the only company with a singular focus on oil in water monitoring solutions. With a complete product line of fluorescence technology based continuous on-line monitors ...

  • AMETEK Process Instruments Launchers Van Tour to Promote Its Newest Analyzers

    AMETEK Process Instruments, a leader in process analytical instrumentation, packed the van and is on the move, traveling the country with a customized van to showcase its latest generation of tail gas and combustion analyzers: Model 888 Sulfur Recovery Tail Gas Analyzer THERMOX WDG-V Combustion Analyzer First stop on the tour is the 60th ISA Analysis ...

  • Brisk Business Accomplishments Observed at AnaLabAsia2011, Controls, Instrumentation and Automation 2011 and EnviroAsia2011

    Exhibition and conferences together provided the ideal platform to seal business deals and exchange knowledge & expertise. Another fruitful run for Asia's leading scientific, environmental and process technology business event concluded on 25 November 2011. Business and industry professionals got together over the four exhibition days, deriving maximum value from focusedsourcing and ...

  • IAQ Monitoring instruments showcased at Green Middle East Exhibtion 2011

    Our distributors in the UAE and the Arabian Peninsula - Green Eco Global Trading recently participated in Green Middle East Exhibition held at Expo Centre, Sharjah, UAE. Green Eco displayed, promoted and demonstrated PPM’s indoor air monitoring instruments to delegates at the event.  The exhibition promotes the environment industry in the Middle East region, ...


    By PPM Technology

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