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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 SERIES

  • United defends bird kill at Houston airport

    United Airlines is defending the poisoning of birds at Houston's biggest airport, saying it was done for health and safety reasons. But the airline said Wednesday that it didn't tell its contractor how to proceed with airport bird control, and will ask the firm to consider other methods the next time. The contractor laid out corn kernels laced with a bird-killing nerve agent at ...


    By Associated Press

  • Bird-B-Gone, Inc. Launches New Website

    Bird-B-Gone, Inc. leading manufacturer of professional grade bird deterrents would like to announce the launch of their newly designed website. Bird-B-Gone supplies the commercial, industrial and residential market with effective, humane bird deterrents manufactured in the USA. Beyond offering high quality products with industry leading guarantees, the company prides itself on the level of ...


    By Bird-B-Gone, Inc.

  • Bird-X Sales Team Attends PestWorld 2016 in Seattle, WA

    During the third week of October, Bird-X account managers flocked to Seattle, Washington for PestWorld 2016; a four-day tradeshow put on by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA). PestWorld is an all-encompassing tradeshow, putting new information and products into the hands of everyone within the Pest Control community. PestWorld gives participants the opportunity to learn about ...


    By Bird-X Inc.

  • Environmental heroes dig deep for erosion control solutions

    It’s opening day for exhibits and erosion control solutions at Environmental Connection ’11. Granite Environmental has joined thousands of fellow environmental heroes in the fight for erosion control. For the next two days participants will dig into talking and sharing technologies and techniques. The tried and true method of erosion control is vegetation, which ...

  • Mining and Military Address Health & Safety with Eco Waste Technology

    Eco Waste Solutions (EWS) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded two new contracts to bring point-of-need waste solutions to the mining and military sectors. A multinational mining company operating in West Africa has selected EWS to supply 3 ECO Model batch incinerators.  This equipment will process 23 tonnes per day - all of the domestic waste generated ...


    By Eco Waste Solutions

  • Improvements in efficiency, technology and clean energy top the Energy Institute`s awards shortlist

    The Energy Institute (EI) has received over 140 entries from across 23 countries to its 2016 energy industry EI Awards competition. This year's submissions once again capture the diversity of outstanding achievements across the global energy sector. The winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on 10 November with Mark Foster, former champion swimmer and broadcaster as the host. The ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • New Autonomous Drone Receives Rave Reviews at Golf Industry Show in San Diego

    Birds are a pesky problem on golf courses throughout the country. Bird-X Inc., provider of humane bird control solutions, introduces new technology that helps solve this issue. Last week, at the Golf Industry Show in San Diego, Bird-X unveiled its newest creation, the first drone of its class ...


    By Bird-X Inc.

  • Discover pending revisions of ISO 14644 standards and more at ESTECH 2009

    Contamination control professionals will have the opportunity to find out what you need to know about pending revisions to the ISO 14644-1 and ISO 14644-2 Cleanroom Standards, including modifications to the airborne particulate classification test method and sampling requirements during the ISO Series certificate program at ESTECH 2009, the 55th annual technical meeting and exposition of the ...

  • European Commission funds € 3 million project to eliminate rodenticide use

    The European Commission has decided to fund the laser fencing project against unwanted animals “LIFE Laser Fence”. Within the timespan of three years and a budget just over €3 million the aim is to eliminate rodenticide use, decrease crop losses by half and create awareness for the negative effects of chemicals and their impacts on the environment in Europe. The project is a ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • New intermediate environmental testing tutorial certificate, and more at ESTECH 2009

    Design, test, and evaluation/product reliability professionals will have the opportunity to advance their environmental design testing skills or to learn new skills during ESTECH 2009, the 55th annual technical meeting and exposition of the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST). The event will take place in a new Monday-Thursday format from May 4-7 at the Chicago Marriott ...

  • 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.

  • Exhibiting at PestTech and Parasitec

    Bird Control Group will be exhibiting our Agrilaser product line at two major European pest control events: PestTech in Birmingham (UK) on November 2nd and Parasitec in Paris (France) on November 16th – 18th. ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Gold medals and green restrooms at Beijing Olympics

    While athletes shoot for gold, the Beijing Olympics shoots for green with waterfree urinals. The waterfree urinals from Los Angeles based Falcon Waterfree Technologies have been installed at several Olympic venues to serve as the urinal of champions.Falcon Waterfree urinals used by the general public, staff, and athletes at the National Stadium (also know as the Bird’s Nest), National Swimming ...

  • 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 SERIES

  • Ultrasonic wind sensors for the DWD`s maritime monitoring network come from Lufft

    In a call for bids for the renewal and extension of ultrasonic wind sensors in the maritime monitoring network of the German Weather Service, the ultrasonic wind sensor Ventus from the Fellbach-based manufacturer of environmental measuring equipment won the day against all competitive products. In meteorology, the DWD - Germany's largest weather service - is considered a major reference ...

  • American Water Awarded Contract from Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation

    American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, today announced it is a partner to a $1.8 million, 2-year award from the ...


    By American Water

  • Countries Commit to Tackling Multiple Threats to Migratory Waterbirds

    22 resolutions, including action plans for highly threatened seabirds and guidelines for the sustainable use of waterbirds, were adopted at the Sixth Meeting of Parties (MOP6) to the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (AEWA), administered by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), which concluded on Saturday at the United Nations Campus in Bonn. ...

  • MIL-STD-810G and vibration testing courses: Learn from the experts who helped draft the standards

    Make Chicago your education destination this fall to get maximum-value training from leading experts at minimal cost. The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) offers two Select Site Courses, MIL-STD-810G and Vibration Basics A–Z, and multiple ways to save on them. Discounts are available for 'early birds' who register before October 5, as well as for groups—submit two course ...

  • Renovating Old Buildings Could Expose People to Histoplasma capsulatum

    Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published an article in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) about a histoplasmosis outbreak associated with the renovation of an old building.  The article describes workers from a demolition company in Quebec who developed respiratory symptoms after exposure to dust containing bat or bird ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

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