portable leak testing News

  • Biogas leaks found fast

    Geotech recently contacted users of its gas leak finder to check its performance. Introduced to help AD plant operator safety, retain valuable gas, minimise odour and maintain licence compliance, the Geotech  ...


    By Geotech

  • Jubilee bonfire beacon, but no explosion, thanks to methane leak check

    Villagers in Brightwell Baldwin in Oxfordshire celebrated the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in style, lighting a hilltop bonfire as one of the nationwide chain of 4000 beacons being lit simultaneously. But the organiser had a background in the gas industry, so he was nervous about lighting a fire above an old landfill site. Leigh Greenham, who has been involved in the gas detection business for many ...


    By Geotech

  • TDL-500 with Archer GPS finds methane leaks fast

    Finding gas leaks or proving none exist has just become much easier. With a continuous log of GPS position and methane (CH4) analysis proving zero ppm or showing leak readings from just 1ppm to 100%, Geotech has provided an easy-to-use leak detector. With almost-instant response from the Geotech ...


    By Geotech

  • Crowcon launches Gas-Tec Hydrocarbon Gas Detector for Leak Survey and Localisation

    Crowcon’s new Gas-Tec portable hydrocarbon gas detector is designed for rapid leak survey and localisation in applications such as gas distribution networks and landfill sites. Using Crowcon’s tried and tested flame ionisation chamber, the Gas-Tec also features next generation technology such as GPS, data and event logging. The new device allows survey teams to track progress and quickly pinpoint ...

  • Legal reaction to CO2 gas leak at nuclear power station

    Heysham 1 power station in Lancashire was recently served with an Improvement Notice from the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR), after 30 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) accidentally leaked from a corroded pipe ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Testing conditions for tank testers

    In addition to the financial implications of the loss of product, leakage from storage tanks can cause serious environmental damage and represent a grave threat to health and safety. In some circumstances, particularly when the stored materials are combustible or explosive, leakage can result in a major incident involving the loss of life and substantial damage to assets and to an ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Accusonic Technologies Introduces Portable Clamp-on Meter

    West Wareham, MA (July 25, 2006) Accusonic® Technologies, a Division of ADS® LLC, is pleased to introduce the Accusonic Model 787 Portable Clamp-on Transit-Time Flowmeter. The 787 brings a new state-of-the art flowmeter product to Accusonic's existing offering of multiple path transit-time flowmeters. The 787 is a portable clamp-on flowmeter that is simple to install and operate. Applications ...

  • Tank Linings From GOAD COMPANY Eliminate Hand Welds, Incorporate Leak Detection

    GOAD COMPANY is introducing custom engineered tank linings for companies with critical containment requirements and those who have experienced leakage or are concerned about ...


    By Marketwire

  • UK manufacturer puts Abanaki`s Coolescer to the test

    Abanaki Corporation, the world leader in oil skimming technologies, recently had one of its coolant products put to the test. A manufacturing ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • Tests show New Mexico nuke dump workers exposed

    Thirteen workers were exposed to radiation during a recent leak at the nation's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico, according to the results of preliminary tests announced Wednesday. The U.S. Department of Energy and the contractor that runs the Waste Isolation Pilot Project said in a joint news release that they have ...


    By Associated Press

  • Free on-site multiparameter gas analysis

    Quantitech Ltd has launched the world’s first truly portable FTIR multicomponent workplace gas analyser and in order to enable prospective users to see the technology for themselves, the company's Dr Andrew Hobson is offering to visit sites and run tests completely free of charge. This offer is available for a limited period of time, but Dr Hobson says, “In the past, field-use instruments for the ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • Western China International Fair

    October 18th through 22nd 2011 Western China International Fair took place in Chengdu. With many highly interested visitors seeing us in our booth as part of the Bavarian Pavilion, the WCIF was a very successful event for us. We displayed a ...


    By J.U.M. Engineering GmbH

  • Aqualogy unveils non-invasive technological solutions for water and sewerage network maintenance

    Unique iDroloc leak detection system and Ice Pigging technology will benefit customers and companies These innovative, non-invasive technologies are set to significantly improve efficiency and lower costs Aqualogy is launching a campaign to promote its new suite of non-invasive methods for water and sewerage systems to coincide with the start of the water industry’s next AMP ...


    By SUEZ Advanced Solutions UK

  • 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

  • New trace chemical analyser for onsite analysis

    Quantitech (Milton Keynes) has announced the launch of the FROG-4000™, a rugged, portable instrument capable of analysing trace levels of individual volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in air, soil and water. “With this technology, operators will be able to conduct fast on-site analysis in a range of environmental, health and safety applications,” says Quantitech’s Dr Andrew ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • 33.5 Watt Explosion Proof Ultraviolet LED Light Fixture Released by Larson Electronics

    Industrial lighting specialist Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 33.5 watt ultraviolet LED light fixture that is used to cure paint and adhesives, food inspection or for non-destructive testing. The EPL-48-1L-GSLED-UVA fixture from ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

  • Fairchild I/P transducers deliver high accuracy at very low pressures

    Precise pressure control, where output pressures must be accurately held at low pressures down to 70 mBar (1 psi), has traditionally been a difficult task for industrial instrumentation. The new Rotork Fairchild T7500 range of transducers is specifically designed for these low pressure control systems with set point accuracy of 0.1%, even at pressures of less than 100 mBar. T7500 transducers ...


    By Rotork

  • Medical gas analyser gets thumbs up

    Still within 18 months of launch, the new Geotech G210 piped medical gas analyser is receiving positive user reviews. It is joined by the Geotech G200 ambient N2O gas analyser and the Geotech G100 CO2 incubator gas analyser. Geotech asked Ian Buckingham, Regional QC (MGPS) to review the Geotech G210 medical gas analyser supplied by GEM Scientific – which replaces the earlier Geotech FP99. ...


    By Geotech

  • The Christmas Roundup

    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year To All of Our Customers! With christmas fast approaching and 2013 drawing to an end we would like to wish all our customers the best wishes this season and all the best of luck for 2014 We'd like to thank all our valued customers for your continued support in 2013. We've had an amazing year, our favourite highlights include; We're back in the ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Picarro Wins 2012 TiE50 Award for Cleantech Companies

    Picarro, the world's leading provider of instruments for carbon and water cycle measurements, announced today that it has been named a winner in TiE Silicon Valley’s prestigious 2012 ...


    By Picarro, Inc

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