tidal gauge News

  • Port Of London Authority Tidal Monitoring System POLATIDE5

    The Port Of London Authority is responsible for the management and control of over 95 miles of the River Thames, with particular focus on keeping commercial and leisure users safe, the protection and enhancement of the river environment and the promotion of the River Thames as a center for trade and travel.  To help with the ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • NOVEL SENSORS AID TIDAL TURBINE DEVELOPMENT

    Non-contact torque sensors from Sensor Technology are playing a key role in the development of commercial-scale in-stream tidal turbines produced by Irish company, OpenHydro. The company is using these novel sensors, which are based on surface acoustic wave (SAW) technology, to accurately measure rotational speed and frictional forces in a simulator for the turbine bearings, thereby allowing it ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Valeport supports school children’s science project

    Local primary school children got hands on measuring the tides on the River Avon using a Valeport tide gauge, as part of the school’s recent interactive science week designed to explore how the sun and weather interact to influence the watercycle and shape the environment. Valeport was delighted to support the science project providing advice and a tide gauge to the budding scientists at ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Valeport Swells Tide Measurement Offer

    Avalable to order now, the TideStation has been designed as a cost-effective turnkey solution, which ensures environmental monitoring equipment is easily and correctly installed with a durable housing to safeguard equipment and prolong performance to ensure the highest quality data. Self-contained, easy to install and ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • TideStation Being Launched at Seawork 2016

    This week sees the unveiling of the new Valeport TideStation - Tidal Observation System - at Seawork International 2016, Europe’s largest commercial marine and workboat exhibition being held at the Mayflower Park, Southampton, UK. ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Strategic environmental assessments - saving money and the environment

    In a recent report, the BC Auditor General stated "major projects such as mines or power plants must be reviewed not only to gauge their potential environmental impacts, but also their potential economic, social, heritage and health effects as well". Based on a review of the province's Environmental Assessment Office (EAO), the Auditor General concluded that "Adequate monitoring and enforcement ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Research and Markets: Canada Renewables Report Q4 2012

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gqhlqx/canada_renewables) has announced the addition of the "Canada Renewables Report Q4 2012" report to their offering. The Canada Mining Report provides ...


    By Research and Markets

  • In-Situ® Inc. Releases Aqua TROLL® 200, the First in a New Line of Water Quality Instruments

    October 2006, Fort Collins, Colorado: In-Situ Inc. announces the release of the Aqua TROLL® 200, a 0.72” (18.3 mm) diameter water quality instrument designed for monitoring and logging conductivity, level/pressure and temperature in the harshest environments. Building on the successful Level TROLL® platform, the Aqua TROLL® 200 features open communications that are SCADA and telemetry ready. ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • Canadian Hydrographic Conference 2016

    This week the Canadian Hydrographic Conference takes place in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, from May 16th - 19th at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel. This major Hydrographic Industry event is a great combination of Keynote Speeches from Industry Leaders, Technical Sessions, Demos and Exhibition & Trade Shows. The conference lasts for 4 days and has something for everyone involved in the ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Valeport Hydrographic Equipment Helps Shallow Survey 2015 Get Results

    Shallow Survey 2015 is the international conference for experts in high resolution surveys in shallow water (less than 200 metres in depth).  It was established in Sydney, Australia in 1999 and since held in New Hampshire, USA in 2001 and again in Sydney in 2003, Plymouth, UK in 2005, New Hampshire in 2008, New Zealand in 2012 and this year it returns to Plymouth, Devon, ...


    By Valeport Ltd

  • Public Show Support for Renewable Energy

    The future of energy in the UK is a major concern for the government, for private businesses and for members of the public. It has been reported this week that British people are keen to see more work done in the field of renewable energy and the team at renewable energy solutions provider Enviko is enthused by the report. The government is often keen to gauge ...


    By Enviko Ltd.

  • Rising Sea levels threaten millions by boosting storm surges

    Sea level rise due to global warming has already doubled the annual risk of coastal flooding of historic proportions across widespread areas of the United States, according to a new report from Climate Central. By 2030, many locations are likely to see storm surges combining with sea level rise to raise waters at least 4 feet above the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ADS Environmental Services Announces New IntelliServe

    ADS Environmental Services is proud to introduce IntelliServe II, our newest version of the IntelliServe platform. IntelliServe II is designed to provide web-based data collection and analysis for collection system managers with temporary or permanent environmental data metering and in particular wastewater flow metering networks. IntelliServe II provides direct access to documents, photos and ...

  • ASTM E2856 - 11 Standard Guide for Estimation of LNAPL Transmissivity

    LNAPL transmissivity is an accurate metric for understanding LNAPL recovery, is directly proportional to LNAPL recoverability and tracking remediation progress towards residual LNAPL saturation. LNAPL transmissivity can be used to estimate the rate of recovery for a given drawdown from various technologies. LNAPL transmissivity is not an ...


    By ASTM International

  • ASTM E2856 - 11e1 Standard Guide for Estimation of LNAPL Transmissivity

    Application LNAPL transmissivity is an accurate metric for understanding LNAPL recovery, is directly proportional to LNAPL recoverability and tracking remediation progress towards residual LNAPL saturation. LNAPL transmissivity can be used to estimate the rate of recovery for a given drawdown from various technologies. LNAPL transmissivity is not an ...


    By ASTM International

  • Measuring water from space

    Observations from satellites now allow scientists to monitor changes to water levels in the sea, in rivers and lakes, in ice sheets and even under the ground. As the climate changes, this information will be crucial for monitoring its effects and predicting future impacts in different regions. Sea level rise in one of the major consequences of global warming, but it is much more difficult to ...


    By European Science Foundation

  • From ‘Extreme’ to ‘Mean’ – Nuisance flooding will become the norm

    It was a pre-Christmas message that many U.S. residents living in coastal areas did not want to hear. By 2050, a majority of these coastal areas are likely to be threatened by 30 or more days of flooding each year due to dramatically accelerating impacts from sea level rise. This according to a  ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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