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  • Utility and smart grid asset maintenance and inspection

    Trimble Field Inspector solution for utility infrastructure and smart grid asset maintenance and inspection is comprised of the Trimble Field Inspector software for handheld computers and Trimble Field Inspector Desktop software. Scalable and easy to deploy, the solution leverages Trimble Global Positioning System (GPS) and handheld computing technology to automate a wide variety of field ...

  • Required maintenance

    Many consider the ’60s through today as an era of analytical and technological revolution. In the ’50s, labs were running manual chemistries, using handwritten QC charts and keeping data in log books and file cabinets. Lab technicians were creating calibration curves by hand. No auto-sampling, no computer control, no electronic interpolation of data. Technicon offered a few automated chemistries ...


  • HYDRO DAM INSPECTION - Hydro International

    The inspection and maintenance of vital resource facilities is an integral part of any regions health and stability management program. Providing consistent output while driving down inspection and maintenance costs is a key activity for those involved in the provision of such services, and requires the monitoring and assessment of relevant new technologies and techniques. The use of divers ...


    By AC-CESS Co Uk Ltd

  • HVAC Inspections Can Improve IAQ & Reduce Costs

    The building consulting experts at EC2 provide HVAC inspection services for commercial and residential properties to ensure good indoor air quality (IAQ) and comfort for building occupants.   As Chicago braces for a chilly Thanksgiving holiday with temperatures dipping below the freezing mark many HVAC systems are working overtime to keep homes, schools and offices warm.  ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • New Advanced Chimney Inspection Camera Hits the Market

    The new LookSee PRO chimney inspection camera specially built for chimney inspections is now on the market. Unlike general purpose cameras, this tool has been designed exclusively for chimney checkups, maintenance and repair, and that is what makes the difference. This camera system features a 25 meter long (82 ft.) ...


    By Medit Inc.

  • New Sewer Regulations will increase demand for Inspections

    Following recent changes to private sewer ownership and in anticipation of a heightened demand for pipe inspection work, Ashtead Technology has expanded its fleet of inspection crawlers and push-rod cameras. Ashtead Technology's Alan Hasson says, "More pipes will need to be inspected as a result of the new regulations, so we have made additional investments in our instrument fleet in order to ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Workers Enter Cocooned F Reactor for Scheduled Inspection

    Workers from Mission Support Alliance, LLC., removed the welds around the steel door of the F Reactor last week before stepping inside the reactor to complete its periodic inspection. This is the first time the Department of Energy (DOE) has had the reactor open since 2008. The F Reactor is one of nine reactors along the Columbia River at the Department’s Hanford Site in southeastern ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Irish HSA inspection blitz for quarry safety week

    The 29th of September marked the start of Quarry Safety Week and the beginning of an intensive week of activity by the Health and Safety Authority in the quarry sector. Inspectors from the Health and Safety Authority will be targeting quarries across the country in a concentrated inspection campaign. CEO of the Health and Safety Authority Martin O'Halloran said, 'Thankfully there have been no ...

  • Water well maintenance important to water quality

    A poorly maintained water well system can lead to poor water quality, so household water well owners should inform themselves of good water well maintenance practices, the National Ground Water Association said today. “Neglecting a water well system’s maintenance can have a direct impact on one’s health, so it’s important to stay on top of a water well system’s ...

  • Understanding OSHA’s and Memorandums of Understanding and Inspection Exemptions

    Writer’s Credentials Following a twenty-five-year career as an Occupational Safety & Health Division of Compliance Officer, I conducted workplace/job site inspections to enforce federal and state regulations.  I conducted approximately seventy-five separate fatality investigations, hundreds of non-fatal accidents, imminent dangers, general scheduled inspections, ...

  • CMS Close to Beginning Hospital Infection Control Inspections

    According to recent reports, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) are currently finalizing their hospital control survey. Once complete, the CMS is expected to conduct hospital infection control inspections in the near future. Some in the industry see these actions as a likely prelude to forthcoming regulations meant to prevent healthcare-associated infections (HAIs).   ...


    By Ultraviolet Devices, Inc.

  • ChemSW`s New Safety Inspection Live(TM) Enables Efficient Mobile Safety Inspections

    ChemSW, Inc. has announced a unique new Safety Inspection Live? (SI Live?) solution that enables users to perform safety inspections using the most popular mobile handheld devices such as the iPhone®, iPad®, Android?, etc. By eliminating duplicate transcription processes and enabling users to enter inspection data at the time of inspection, SI Live assures greater data accuracy and ...


  • Cleaner, faster, safer oil reservoir maintenance

    Dating back to the late seventies, the Fillordrain, as a filling device, becomes a permanent filling wand, and as a dispensing device, it is uniquely suited to draining a reservoir, tank or drum The idea behind the Oilmiser Fillordrain dates back to the mid 1970's. I was assigned the job of replacing a leaking cover gasket on a reservoir supplied to a local sawmill. The fix was straight forward. ...


    By JLM Systems Ltd

  • ASTM E329 - 11c Standard Specification for Agencies Engaged in Construction Inspection, Testing, or Special Inspection

    This specification defines the minimum requirements for inspection agency personnel or testing agency laboratory personnel, or both, and the minimum technical requirements for equipment and procedures utilized in the testing and inspection of construction and materials used in construction. Criteria provided herein shall be used for evaluating ...


    By ASTM International

  • New OSMA Tegra 600 – Non-Entry Inspection Chamber Offers Easy Access for Pipework Inspection

    Wavin Plastics is launching the new OSMA Tegra 600 to provide easy installation, inspection and maintenance to non-adoptable domestic and commercial drainage systems. This innovative non-entry inspection chamber is a much safer and cost-effective alternative to traditional concrete ring manholes during installation and occupation. Tegra 600 is constructed from strong polypropylene. It is much ...


  • PRAB continues to support customers with maintenance program

    PRAB’s customer service field technicians are available for routine scheduled maintenance to ensure conveyors and chip processing systems are working properly and at peak efficiency. The Managed Maintenance Program (MMP) is designed to keep customers operating smoothly for years to come. The regularly scheduled equipment inspections can identify potential wear parts or components before ...


    By PRAB, Inc

  • Maintenance employee suffers multiple fractures in fall

    Employer name: VCNA Prairie Inc. operating as Prairie Material, Bridgeview, Illinois Citations issued: Sept. 29, 2015 Investigation findings: The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration's North Aurora Area Office cited the ...

  • Sharp Begins Solar Maintenance Business in Asia

    Agreement Signed with NED to Provide Maintenance Service for Large Solar Power Generation PlantSharp Corporation has recently signed an agreement to provide maintenance service for a mega-solar power generation plant(1)(73 MW) in the Kingdom of Thailand. This plant, which will be one of the world's largest(2), will be operated by NED(3), a major independent power producer in that country. Sharp ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Easy maintenance of progressing cavity pumps in the biogas production

    In the biogas production processes must inter-relate smoothly and downtimes should be avoided whenever possible – even service breaks should be plannable and short. The positive displacement pump expert NETZSCH Pumps & Systems has therefore developed the "Full Service in Place" (FSIP®) concept for progressing cavity pumps and rotary lobe pumps thereby improving the service ...

  • HVAC Inspections Reduce Costs, Improve IAQ and Extend Service Life

    Core, one of the most recognized providers of commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) services, provides HVAC inspections and complete refurbishment services. With record heat and humidity in many parts of the country HVAC systems in all types of buildings are working overtime.  The proper functioning of HVAC systems is vital for occupant comfort, energy efficiency and healthy indoor air ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

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