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  • Radar protects birds at oil sands facility

    The same advanced radar technology that helps keep birds and planes apart at airports is now protecting birds from contact with tailings ponds at Alberta Oil Sands production facilities. The Accipiter® Bird Protection Radar System recently installed at Syncrude Canada Ltd. facilities north of Fort McMurray, Alberta, is the largest and most sophisticated radar-based bird protection system ever ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ISA Brings Training Courses to ABB`s Automation World Event

    Research Triangle Park, NC -- ISA announced recently that the organization will be an Educational Partner at ABB's Automation World 2007. Several of ISA's popular technical training courses, along with special conference presentations, are scheduled as part of the event. ABB Automation World 2007 will be held at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Florida, on 20-22 March. All individuals ...

  • Regular Flow Control Magazine Contributor, David W. Spitzer, to Lead Three-Day Flow Measurement Training, April 16-18 in Philadelphia

    Flow Control magazine and Endress+Hauser, a global leader in instrumentation and process automation solutions, are partnering to bring David W. Spitzer’s Industrial Flow Measurement Seminar to the Philadelphia area April 16-18. The training event will be hosted at Endress+Hauser’s state-of-the-art Process Training Unit (PTU™) in Chalfont, Pa. Industrial Flow Measurement Seminar ...


  • The Norwegian Institute for Nature Research orders MERLIN™ Avian Radar System

    Panama City, Florida, USA – November 2, 2007: The Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA) has ordered a MERLIN XS2530e Avian Radar System to conduct a multi-year study of a proposed wind farm project in Norway. NINA, based in Trondheim, is Norway’s leading institution for applied ecological research. NINA worked with the SINTEF Group, the largest independent research organization in ...


    By DeTect, Inc.

  • Alberta oil sands’ impact on wildlife

    Opportunities exist for U.S. companies that can effectively prevent animal deaths on Alberta oil sands sites by providing products and in wildlife management, deterrence, monitoring, and consulting. While oil producer Syncrude stands trial in connection of the deaths of 1,606 migratory waterfowl in 2008, recent government documents reveal that dozens of other animals have died on oil sands sites ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Online Conference To Examine Communication and Network Management Advances for the Smart Grid

    To realize the smart grid vision, a utility's communications reach will need to be as ubiquitous and pervasive as its electric grid. Yet the wide variety of available communications technologies, combined with the shortage of wireless spectrum, create a complex picture for the utility communications engineer. Choosing the right option and then effectively managing the end-to-end integrated ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Weda keeps things clean in Germany’s tropical waters

    The ideal conditions for any pool-cleaning machine is a square-sided pool that is closed for the night. Tropical Island in Germany is exactly the opposite: a recreation centre that is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and a pool with soft shorelines and even some islands! But Weda’s machines have been working hard there every day of the past five years, and they have been doing a great ...


    By Weda AB

  • BioLargo Showcasing its Breakthrough Water Treatment System - Alpha Commercial Prototype At University of Alberta

    One year ago, experts from industry, academia, government, and finance were presented with what could soon be known as the biggest breakthrough in water treatment in decades. A team of researchers at BioLargo Water and the University of Alberta unveiled a working laboratory model of the AOS Filter along with the results from studies that demonstrate its ability to disinfect water 100 times more ...


    By Biolargo, Inc.

  • The 2012 LIFE+ projects

    Austria 4 projects (14.5 million) LIFE+ Environment Policy and Governance (1 project – 3.6 million) LIFE-URBANLAKE (Stadt Wien – Magistratsabteilung 45 – Wiener Gewässer): This project intends to define strategies to reduce the vulnerability of the “Alte Donau” from effects of climate ...

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