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  • Lightning Safety – Detectors Can Save Lives

    On March 19th, 2016, tragedy struck a music festival in Larose, Louisiana. For the past several years, many people have descended on the family farm of Mike Malgout (Alligator Mike) to listen to various musicians while enjoying Louisiana style food and entertainment at the T-Bois Blues Festival. A number of those that attend the three day event opt to camp out in tents, and this year was ...


    By SkyScan USA

  • CETCI Coats All Non-Metallic Enclosures to Eliminate EMI & RFI

    Critical Environment Technologies Canada Inc. (CETCI) will professionally coat the interior of all non-metallic system enclosures with a protective electromagnetic interference (EMI) coating for all their gas detection monitors and selective YES branded air quality instruments. This coating is designed to reduce or eliminate potential EMI and radio frequency interference (RFI). For more than five ...

  • Truly Nondestructive Portable Analysis Tool for Light Element Content in Alloy Material

    Untitled Document August 2006, Billerica, MA Thermo Electron Corporation’s NITON Analyzers business unit, the worldwide leader in nondestructive alloy analysis instrumentation ...

  • Gas Analyzer, Sensor & Detector Market - By Technologies, By Systems& By End-User Industries - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

    Gas analyzers, sensors and detectors (GASD) are safety devices used in the industrial, commercial, medical and several other industries. Generally, these devices play a major role in providing life safety and to avoid fire break outs by continuously analyzing and monitoring the concentration of gases in different end user industries. Hence, gas analyzers, sensors and detectors are used to measure ...


  • A New Corrosion Module Software Available with the EPOCH 600 Ultrasonic Flaw Detector Provides Simplified Operation in Corrosion Inspection Applications.

    Olympus, a world leader in nondestructive testing technologies, is pleased to introduce the new Corrosion Module software that is now available with the portable EPOCH 600 Ultrasonic Flaw Detector. The Corrosion Module is designed for the growing population of inspectors that require both flaw detection and corrosion measurement solutions as standard application offerings. This optional software ...


    By Olympus

  • Environment Agency Updates Soil Test Policy

    Ashtead Technology Rentals reports a rapid rise in rentals of their portable contaminated land assessment instruments following a recent amendment to UK Environment Agency policy. The qualification requirements for chemical test data on contaminated soils now acknowledges that portable measuring instruments can both improve the quality of contaminated land assessment and reduce costs. Ashtead ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Thermo Electron`s NITON Analyzers

    Billerica, MA Thermo Electron Corporation’s NITON Analyzers business unit, the worldwide leader in nondestructive alloy analysis instrumentation is pleased to introduce the new NITON XLt 898He – the first truly nondestructive portable analysis tool for light element content in alloy material. The XLt 898He provides fast, laboratory-quality chemical analysis of light element content in aluminum ...

  • Lowest cost handheld XRF analyzer released by Skyray XRF

    Skyray XRF (USA) has officially released the newest version of their Handheld XRF Analyzer to the North American market. The Pocket-III builds upon the strengths of previous versions with the addition of various features and application capabilities.The Pocket-III from Skyray XRF Instrument is the lowest cost handheld system to utilize x-ray tube technology. A 4kv micro x-ray tube and silicon-pin ...


    By Skyray XRF

  • Check for lead in drinking water pipes and fittings using Oxford Instruments’ X-MET8000 XRF analysers

    Where lead contamination of drinking water is suspected, the Oxford Instruments X-MET8000 series of handheld X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysers can be used to quickly check which components are causing the contamination. Prevention of leaching of lead into drinking water Lead can enter drinking water if the components in water installations (e.g. lead pipes, leaded-brass fixtures, ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Oxford Instruments’ rugged, new XRF analyzer X-MET5000 launced in Middle East

    Specialist distributors from across the middle gathered at the Jumeirah Hotel, Dubai for Oxford Instruments’ highly successful launch meeting to announce their next generation, X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) analyzer, the X-MET5000 – the first truly rugged hand-held analyzer for harsh multi-element analysis. Engineered for high performance and reliability, this tough, brand new portable XRF analyzer ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Wireless Gas Detection with Crowcon’s Detective Net

    Crowcon’s new Detective Net wireless module allows up to 25 Detective+ gas detectors to be linked without cables. It is ideal for use in the oil, gas, petrochemical and utility industries. The Detective+ is a free-standing, transportable multigas monitor that can be used individually or in groups to ...

  • Introducing...FlexScan performance FTIR in the palm of your hand.

    A2 Technologies announced today the availability of its newest portable FTIR system, Flexscan. Flexscan is a superior performing, mid IR spectrometer that fits in the palm of one’s hand. A2 Technologies now offers two handheld FTIR systems, Flexscan, for dedicated field analyses, and Exoscan, for lab and field use Flexscan is ideal for dedicated applications that require the use of FTIR ...


  • Gas hazards in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries

    Although flammable and toxic gas hazards are generally well understood by operators, technicians and safety personnel in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries, continuous training and refreshment of knowledge is essential to avoid potential incidents caused by complacency. New personnel are often assigned work activities in potentially hazardous areas with only very limited training about gas ...

  • FlexScan – a new hand held FTIR for dedicated out-of-lab and field use

    A2 Technologies announced today the availability of its newest portable FTIR system, Flexscan. Flexscan is asuperior performing, mid IR spectrometer that fits in the palm of one’s hand. A2 Technologies now offers two handheld FTIR systems, Flexscan, for dedicated field analyses, and Exoscan, for lab and field use Flexscan is ideal for dedicated applications that require the use of FTIR ...


  • Bruker Elemental introduces the 2nd generation of its S1 TITAN handheld XRF analyzer platform.

    Bruker Elemental introduces the 2nd generation of its S1 TITAN handheld XRF analyzer platform. Based on extensive customer feedback, the new S1 TITAN enhancements include a weatherproof IP54-rated housing and optional integrated camera & small spot collimator. In addition, the protective TITAN Detector ShieldTM has been made standard for all models. The patented SharpBeamTM ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Bruker Launches Hand-held LIBS for Light Element Alloy Scrap Sorting

    Bruker Corporation, a technology leader in hand-held, mobile and portable (HMP) metals and alloy analyzers, today introduces the newEOS 500 hand-held Laser Induced Breakdown Spectrometer (HH-LIBS). The EOS 500 is designed for high-speed analysis of Grade ID and chemistry in light element alloys ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Bruker Launches Hand-held LIBS for Light Element Alloy Scrap Sorting

    Bruker Corporation, a technology leader in hand-held, mobile and portable (HMP) metals and alloy analyzers, today introduces the newEOS 500 hand-held Laser Induced Breakdown Spectrometer (HH-LIBS). The EOS 500 is designed for high-speed analysis of Grade ID and chemistry in light element alloys ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Monitoring contamination without excessive cost

    Environmental monitoring should be undertaken with the best available technology within reasonable cost constraints (i.e. BATNEEC). However, the best technology is often the most expensive, so instrument rental is increasingly the favoured option. James Carlyle, General Manager at specialist instrument hire company Ashtead Technology Rentals, explains. The requirement for environmental ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • On-the-spot data sharing with the OiConnect app from Oxford Instruments

    Oxford Instruments has launched a new app, OiConnect, for fast data sharing on-site for use with their range of X-MET8000 handheld X-ray fluorescence (HHXRF) analysers. The OiConnect app allows X-MET users to share their test results as soon as they are acquired, without having to go back to the office and/or connect to a computer. Complete transactions and share test ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • HORIBA Scientific Announces The New Mesa-50 X-Ray Fluorescence Analyzer

    A Small, Speedy, Simple, Smart and Safe Tool for RoHS, ELV and Halogen-Free Applications HORIBA Scientific, global leader in X-ray Fluorescence analysis, announces the launch of its new MESA 50 Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence Analyzer. The MESA 50, successor to our popular XGT-WR series, was designed for businesses needing to screen samples containing hazardous elements, such ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

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