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  • Swathe Services And Hypack Multi-Beam Echo Sounder Training Course

    Swathe Services and HYPACK are running a multi-beam sonar training course from Monday 19th to Friday 23rd September 2016 in Cornwall, UK. Delegates will spend five days learning about installation, calibration, data acquisition and post-processing. They will also be able to join interactive sessions focused upon best practice and common pitfalls. ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Protecting our rivers is a sound economic and environmental investment

    Ladies and Gentlemen, good morning, Let me start by asking you a few questions. Have you ever thought of Paris without the Seine? … What would Lisbon look like if ever the Targus river dried up? ... What would have been the history of Austria, where we are today, without the Danube river? … I know it is a bit of science-fiction but I personally could not imagine my home country, ...

  • Berkeley researchers create first hyperlens for sound waves

    Ultrasound and underwater sonar devices could “see” a big improvement thanks to development of the world’s first acoustic hyperlens. Created by researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), the acoustic hyperlens provides an eightfold boost in the magnification power of sound-based imaging technologies. Clever physical manipulation of the ...

  • Protecting our rivers is a sound economic and environmental investment

    Ladies and Gentlemen, good morning, Let me start by asking you a few questions. Have you ever thought of Paris without the Seine? … What would Lisbon look like if ever the Targus river dried up? ... What would have been the history of Austria, where we are today, without the Danube river? … I know it is a bit of science-fiction but I personally could not imagine my home country, ...


    By European Commission

  • Sound Global Interim Consolidated Revenue Jumped 64.4% to RMB1,060.3 Million

    Strong Results Driven by Significant Growth in OrderbookThe board of directors ("the Board") of Sound Global Ltd. ("Sound Global", or the "Company"; Hong Kong Stock Code: 0967.HK; Singapore Stock Code: E6E.SI) is pleased to announce its unaudited consolidated results of the Company and its subsidiaries (collectively the "Group") for the six months ended 30 June 2011 ("the Period"). -- ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • NRDC: President’s Executive Order, Science Advisors’ Report Sound Alarm on Antibiotic Resistance but Lack Needed Reforms for Curbing Livestock Drug Use

    In response to a long awaited report and new executive actions to combat antibiotic resistance announced today by the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST), Mae Wu, health attorney at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), ...

  • Valeport Support Ocean Rower from Singapore to New Zealand

    In this epic journey, Kiwi adventurer Grant 'Axe' Rawlinson is making an attempt to travel all the way from Singapore (where Axe is based) back to his home country of New Zealand, by using solely his human power - a journey of some 12,000km. Phase one will involve rowing through the Indonesian archipalego and across the Timor Sea to Darwin. A distance of some 4,500km. ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Microsoft breaks record for quietest place on earth

    Microsoft® has broken a Guinness World Record to become officially recognised as home to the quietest room on Earth. Staff at the company’s Redmond, Washington campus in the USA, beat the standing record of minus 13 dB(A), earlier this month, after the company’s anechoic chamber proved to have an ambient background noise level as low as minus 20 dB(A). Tests were carried out with ...

  • Unexplored Arctic region to be mapped

    A scientific expedition this fall will map the unexplored Arctic seafloor where the U.S. and Canada may have sovereign rights over natural resources such as oil and gas and control over activities such as mining. Both countries will use the resulting data to establish the outer limits of the continental shelf, according to the criteria set out in the Convention on the Law of the Sea. The extended ...

  • FlowCERT - the most accurate open channel flow measurement available anywhere

    Pulsar Process Measurement of Malvern announce the launch of FlowCERT, a new non-contacting ultrasonic open channel flow measurement system that uses unique and patented technology to achieve measurement accuracy that was previously impossible, helping companies to achieve the MCERTS standards. FlowCERT consists of a dedicated control unit, which makes calculations to BS3680 across every ...

  • State of the Ultrasonic Art

    Non-contacting ultrasonic equipment has, for many years, been the default method to measure level and flow within the water and waste water industries. The combination of reliability and low maintenance, coupled with the sophistication of the most recent systems have meant that thousands upon thousands of applications worldwide call upon this most well proven of technologies. Ultrasonic ...

  • Scottish engineering symbol’s sonata

    Glasgow’s iconic landmark, the Finnieston Crane, has inspired world-renowned artist Bill Fontana to create a unique work of art, transforming the crane into a musical instrument. By using a Type 4370 charge accelerometer, Type 2635 charge amplifier and 30 meters of cable, supplied by Bruel & Kjaer, Bill can reveal sounds from deep within the crane’s structure, caused by ...

  • Brazil’s Largest Wind Developer Adopts Remote Sensing Systems from Second Wind

    Brazil’s largest wind energy developer has adopted Second Wind’s remote sensing technology as part of its standard practice in wind measurement. The agreement by São Paulo-based Casa dos Ventos Energias Renováveis to purchase Second Wind's Triton® SoDARs and Pentalum Technologies Ltd.'s SpiDAR™ LiDARs represents a significant endorsement of remote sensing ...


  • FEMME 2015 Singapore

    The Forum for Exchange of Mutual Multibeam Experiences (FEMME 2015) takes place this week in Singapore from 17-19 November 2015. There is a packed schedule of technical product and application related forums and discussion groups, with the majority of presentation slots targeted at Multibeam Product users so that they may share technical experience and insight with other attendees. ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • From Home to Home - Axe Rawlinson Update

    Rowing from Home to Home - Adventurer heads for New Zealand from Singapore. Preparation is going well. To further explain what's happening Axe has produced a short video. Click here for a Video on the Exhibition In this epic journey, Kiwi adventurer Grant 'Axe' ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Honouring Wangari Maathai, UNEP`s Chief Scientist Reasserts the Value of Environmentally Focused Sustainable Development

    Speaking at the Wangari Maathai Memorial Lecture in Nairobi, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Chief Scientist Jacqueline McGlade paid tribute to the Nobel prize winner and renowned environmentalist while challenging her listeners to move towards a better world. Delivered as part of the Storymoja Festival, she praised Dr. Maathai by quoting her famous teaching that "every little ...

  • Pulsar’s MCERTS Success: Still the Most Accurate OCM In the World

    Pulsar Process Measurement’s FlowCERT non-contacting ultrasonic open channel flow measurement systems have each achieved the highest Class 1 level during re-certification to the latest update to the MCERTs certification process. FlowCERT with Pulsar’s unique DUET transducer array has been again shown to be the world’s most accurate ultrasonic Open Channel Flow measurement ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • See Valeport for the first time at Flood & Coast 2016

    Valeport are making their first visit to the Flood & Coast conference and exhibition where we will be showing products for measurement of water level, flow and quality. Come and see us on Stand D9, Flood & Coast 2016, Telford International Centre, UK (23-25 Feb). Since 1969, Valeport have designed and manufactured products for our own supply and of others to meet ever changing ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Visit Valeport at Subsea Expo Exhibition 2016

    Valeport's Exhibition Schedule continues in February at Europe's largest annual subsea exhibition and conference. SubSea Expo 2016 in Aberdeen, Scotland, 3rd - 5th February. Three full days of events, conferences, exhibition stands and breakout sessions mean there is something for everyone involved with European Subsea Underwater Technology: Conference & Technology Showcase – ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • World Dredging Congress Exhibition WODCON XXI 2016

    Next week the World Dredging Congress Exhibition - WODCON XXI 2016 - takes takes place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Miami, Florida, USA from 13-17 June 2016. This global event occurs only once every three years and brings together representatives of manufacturers, universities, research institutes, consultants, public authorities and contractors working in the dredging, navigation, ...


    By Valeport Ltd

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