IR gas detection News

  • Crowcon strengthens Gas-Pro range with infrared capability

    Crowcon, the gas detection specialist, has further strengthened its Gas-Pro range with the introduction of the Gas-Pro IR. This latest offering detects methane, pentane or propane using infrared IR sensor technology. The Gas-Pro range, celebrated for its portability and confined spaces functionality, sees the addition ...

  • Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector

    The SafEye Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector is a high performance, high reliability gas detector, providing continuous monitoring for combustible hydrocarbon gases such as methane, propane, ethylene, butane, etc. Encased in a rugged, stainless steel, ATEX and IECEx approved housing, the Quasar 900 is able to detect at distances of up to 660ft (200m) in the harshest of environments. ...


    By Spectrex Inc

  • Carbon dioxide detection in industrial plants: Measuring range 0 – 5,00 % or 0 – 2,00 %

    For martians – provided they are existing – carbon dioxide atmosphere might be their natural habitat. We earthlings can only tolerate low concentrations of this gas. It is true that we are using the special properties of CO2 for many purposes, but in concentrations above 5000 ppm it can be hazardous to our health. Therefore it must be monitored. In areas that are rarely accessed such ...

  • On-Site Gas Analysis like Never Before

    Gasmet Technologies from Finland is a leading manufacturer of FTIR gas analyzers for demanding industrial gas monitoring applications. The latest addition to the Gasmet product family is the Gasmet Dx-4030, which is the first truly portable FTIR gas analyzer on the market. The key to Gasmet Dx-4030’s unique portability lies in its ingenious construction; the analyzer module is located in a sturdy ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • EA Approval for Multi-gas Stack Monitor

    The Horiba PG250 is a highly popular portable multiparameter stack monitor which can simultaneously measure up to five separate gas components using IR detection for CO, SO2, and CO2; chemiluminescence for NOx; and a zirconium oxide sensor for O2 measurements. Over the past few months Quantitech has received many enquiries from users regarding the acceptability of PG250 results given that the ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • Crowcon Showing its Latest Gas Detectors at WWEM 2012

    Gas detection specialist Crowcon is showing its latest portable and fixed gas detectors at the WWEM Exhibition in Telford this November. Among the new products on show will be the Gas-Pro portable confined space entry gas detector. Specifically designed for confined space work in the utility industries, the Gas-Pro features a top-mount display, internal pump, detection of up to five gases ...

  • New SafEye 950/960 Toxic Gas Detectors

    Spectrex, Inc. has released the newest additions to the SafEye Open Path Gas Detector range. The 950 and 960 series detectors have recently been included and detect toxic Hydrogen Sulfide gas and toxic Ammonia gas, respectively, both with path lengths of up to 263ft (80m). The Quasar 950 and 960 models can be tailored to protect your personnel and high-risk installation. Reliability is key and is ...


    By Spectrex Inc

  • New Compact IRmax Infrared Hydrocarbon Gas Detector from Crowcon

    Crowcon’s new IRmax is an ultra-compact infrared (IR) gas detector which delivers rapid, fail-safe detection of hydrocarbon gases with very low power consumption. Far smaller and lighter than comparable IR detectors, the IRmax is easy to install in even the most inaccessible locations. Featuring dual-wavelength IR sensor technology in a rugged 316 stainless steel package, IRmax is designed ...

  • New compact IRmax infrared hydrocarbon gas detector from Crowcon

    Crowcon’s new IRmax is an ultra-compact infrared (IR) gas detector which delivers rapid, fail-safe detection of hydrocarbon gases with very low power consumption. Far smaller and lighter than comparable IR detectors, the IRmax is easy to install in even the most inaccessible locations. Featuring dual-wavelength IR sensor technology in a rugged 316 stainless steel package, IRmax is designed ...

  • New confined space entry gas detector from Crowcon at Health & Safety Expo 2011

    Gas detection specialist Crowcon is showing its new portable Gas-Pro confined space entry (CSE) gas detector at the Health and Safety Expo in Birmingham this May. Specifically designed for CSE work, the Gas-Pro has application-driven features that include a top-mount display, internal pump, detection of up to five gases simultaneously, and +ve Safety – an innovative, tri-colour status ...

  • Designing drift-free and reliable NDIR gas sensors using modulated infrared sources

    Axetris IR sources are based on the proprietary thin film technology from Axetris, and deliver exceptional performance when electrically modulated in the 5-100 Hz range. This feature can help NDIR gas sensor designers achieve drift-free operation, combined with increased reliability and lifetime. Here we present qualitative conclusions (see table) based on multiple years of internal performance ...


    By Axetris Ag

  • Crowcon’s IRmax infrared hydrocarbon gas detector certified to SIL 2

    Crowcon’s IRmax infrared hydrocarbon gas detector has been certified to SIL 2 by Sira Test and Certification Ltd according to the requirements of the IEC 61508 and EN50402 ...

  • HART® communication protocol ensures reliable communication with Crowcon’s IRmax gas detector

    Easy and reliable connection and communication is vital when using a gas detector, which is why Crowcon has introduced the HART Communication Protocol for its IRmax infrared (IR) hydrocarbon detector. The HART (Highway Addressable Remote Transducer) Communication Protocol is the global standard for sending and receiving digital information across analog wires between smart devices and control or ...

  • Combustible gas detector provides rapid 3-Second response to Dangerous Leaks

    The advanced Model IR400 Point IR Combustible Gas Detector from General Monitors features an industry-leading three-second T90 response time to the presence of combustible hydrocarbon-based gases, which allows plant operators to respond quickly to gas leaks and avoid potential accidents. With its fast three-second response time, the Model IR400 Infrared Gas Detector provides an added margin of ...


    By General Monitors

  • General Monitors Gas & Flame Detectors Receive DNV-GL and MED Marine Approvals

    General Monitors announces that its most popular advanced gas and flame detectors now meet the Marine Equipment Directive (MED) for Det Norske Veritas’ (DNV) Offshore Standards as well as DNV·GL Type Approval. MED is the European Directive requiring that gas and flame detectors installed in marine environments be tested to specific standards and inscribed with the “wheel ...


    By General Monitors

  • Crowcon`s Triple Plus+ portable gas detector more versatile than ever

    Crowcon has added more features to its Triple Plus+ portable gas detector, making it even more versatile than ever. Favoured by the construction and oil and gas industries because of its toughness, and with around 100,000 units in use worldwide, the Triple Plus+ is arguably the world's most popular full function multi-gas gas detector. The device, which can monitor up to four toxic and ...

  • Crowcon ‘Clip’ and ‘Clip+’ single gas fixed-life monitors deliver compliance

    The new Crowcon Clip and Clip+ single gas monitors are simple to use and designed with one thing in mind: compliance with regulations and company procedures in the oil and gas industry. Intended for use in hazardous areas, they offer reliable and durable fixed life monitoring in a compact, lightweight and maintenance-free package. Application focused innovations allow hibernation, deliver ...

  • Crowcon’s new LIBRA battery makes its Triple Plus+ gas detectors even more versatile

    Crowcon’s new LIBRA (Lithium ion Battery Replacement Assembly) battery is now available for use with all existing and new-build Triple Plus+ (TRP+) and Triple Plus +IR (TRP+IR) gas detectors. This makes the detectors even more versatile and dependable, with extended lifetime and charge cycles. LIBRA is more than just a Lithium ion (Li-ion) battery. It contains a microprocessor and circuitry ...

  • a1-cbiss Showcase New Detectors @ Offshore Europe

    a1-cbiss are returning, alongside American company A+ Corporation (suppliers of Genie filters), to exhibit at the biannual Offshore Europe exhibition. Offshore Europe is the biggest worldwide event of its kind drawing in 1,500 exhibitors and over 48,000 attendees from a global audience. What: SPE Offshore Europe 2013 ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Wintershall Select SharpEye for RAVN Oil Rig

    Spectrex SharpEye 40/40I IR3 Flame Detectors were recently selected for a newly constructed oil rig. Wintershall chose the IR3 detectors for their new RAVN unmanned platform that will serve in the Danish part of the North Sea. The SharpEye detectors were installed to provide high performance detection of the entire rig. The 40/40I optical flame detector is a multi spectrum ...


    By Spectrex Inc

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