vibration analysis News

  • Shockingly Speedy Software

    Automotive manufacturers can reduce their costs and test times with an upgraded edition of LDS’ Random Vibration Control Software - Version 8.1. LDS - part of the Brüel & Kjær group since November 2008 - created this software for use with its Laser USB™ Vibration Controller. The Random Vibration Control Software improves laboratory simulation of real-life vibration when ...

  • PCB® Offers New Seat Pad Triaxial ICP® Accelerometer for Ride Comfort Studies, Conformance with ISO 10326-1 Requirements

    Depew, NY, USA – PCB Piezotronics, Inc. (PCB®), introduces a new triaxial ICP® accelerometer that installs between rider and vehicle seat, for ride comfort studies and human vibration exposure investigations. Model 356B41 contains a precision, low profile, triaxial ICP® accelerometer, which is mounted to a metal plate and screwed into a molded rubber pad. The sensor may easily be removed from the ...


    By PCB Piezotronics, Inc.

  • What makes railway noise annoying? Research investigates

    A new study into the impact of railway noise has revealed that it is not just the level of noise that contributes to annoyance for local residents, but also the number of trains and the vibrations they cause. As railway transport is likely to increase in coming years, plans are needed to reduce these effects. A recent report by the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated that one in ...

  • Bruel & Kjaer introduces Virtual Vehicle Simulators

    Virtual, in-car testing which allows automotive designers to experience first-hand the noise and vibration environment within vehicles – before they’ve even been created - has arrived with the launch of Bruel & Kjaer’s NVH Vehicle Simulator systems. As a new component of the Bruel & Kjaer sound & vibration data acquisition and analysis platform - PULSE 11.2 - the NVH Vehicle Simulator consists ...

  • Hansford Sensors to launch latest industrial accelerometers at IMVAC Europe

    Hansford Sensors will be exhibiting its full range of industrial accelerometers at this year’s International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference (IMVAC) taking place in Antwerp, Belgium. The company will be unveiling its latest products, including the recently launched HS-173R tri-axial vibration sensor, capable of providing simultaneous measurement in three axes. The HS-173R is designed ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • The Fast and the Fourier

    Performing high-precision vibration measurements in areas such as quality assurance, product development and vibration diagnostics is now much easier with Brüel & Kjær’s hand-held, vibration analyser - Type 2250-H. The 2250-H vibration analyser contains advanced Fast Fourier Transform (FFT) software Version 3.3, which provides simple pass/fail test results or more detailed ...

  • Hodgson & Hodgson on the Right Track in Europe

    Building on the sucess of winning the UK arm of Bombardier Transportation’s Supplier of the Year 2010, Hodgson & Hodgson Group recently headed to the International BtoB Meetings for the Railway Industry in Lille, France to promote its capabilities to various European Railway Industry Executives.   Hodgson & Hodgson showcased its unique business proposition of being a “One ...

  • LDS test and measurement joins Brüel & Kjær

    Spectris plc, the productivity-enhancing instrumentation and controls company, announces that it has completed the acquisition of the LDS Test and Measurement business from SPX Corporation for $86 million on a debt and cash-free basis. The acquisition will be consolidated from 1 December 2008. Spectris originally announced on 1 October 2008 that it had agreed to acquire the LDS Test and ...

  • IR Search System Now Available Online

    Protea's range of FTIR gas analysers can measure hundreds of gas species. In order to provide the analysts with help in identification of unknown peaks in their spectra, Protea have provided the following band assignment lookup utility. By entering the absorption position of an unknown molecular vibration the tool will return suggestions on the bond that could be present. With the full spectrum ...


    By Protea Limited

  • Revolutionary reflex

    Investigating acoustic and vibration measurements is set to become much easier with Brüel & Kjær’s new post-processing software - PULSE Reflex.Designed in close cooperation with the company’s customers already using its PULSE data analysis system, within different industry sectors worldwide, PULSE Reflex comprises three main applications. The first, PULSE Core Time, is a record editing and ...

  • Measure loudness directly with Brüel & Kjær’s Version 3 hand-held analyzer applications

    Loudness, measured in Sone is the preferred way to assess and compare the perceived sound level of products that produce complex waveforms such as those produced by motors, fans, engines and many other components used in vehicle, appliance and tool markets. Now, the frequency analysis application available for the 2250 family of products includes the complex calculation of ISO 532B standard ...

  • Meet Brüel & Kjær at EWEA 2012 Show

    Visitors to the European Wind Energy Association’s (EWEA) show, running 16th to 19th April in Copenhagen, Denmark will have the chance to meet Brüel & Kjær’s technical experts. Wind turbine noise is an increasingly important and global environmental issue. International standards are constantly being developed to ensure consistency and accuracy in the measurement and ...

  • Brüel & Kjær introduce new hand-held analyzer

    Four years on from the unprecedented success of award-winning Hand-held Analyzer Type 2250, it’s time to push the boundaries even further! Presenting the latest innovation and addition to our growing family of hand-held analyzers – the highly advanced, powerful and versatile Type 2270. Precise and reliable, we think it’s another milestone instrument for Brüel & Kjær. Built on the Type 2250 ...

  • Larson Davis Products Address New ANSI Standards for Construction and Demolition Worker Hearing Loss Prevention

    Depew, NY, USA – Two classes of instruments from the Larson Davis division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc. (PCB®) can be used to effectively measure noise exposure levels, as recommended in the new American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Standard A10.46-2007, “Hearing Loss Prevention in Construction and Demolition Workers”, protecting tradesmen, laborers, supervisors and others engaged in these ...

  • Parallel Measurement of Air-borne and Structure-borne Noise

    With quality control or long-term monitoring of devices, machines, vehicles, etc. often several vibration and acoustic measurements are required in parallel. The FX100 Audio Analyzer is the ideal platform to quickly and easily set up such measurement systems. The FX100 Audio Analyzer is a modular system equipped with up to four parallel analysis channels. Microphones or vibration sensors ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Detect bearing failure at the earliest possible stage

    Vibration analysis has fast become an essential tool in the modern maintenance team’s toolkit. With a few carefully placed sensitive accelerometers you can detect and analyse the vibrations from industrial equipment, identifying problems such as misalignment or bearing imbalance which may lead to machine damage and failure. But what happens when the identifying signal is drowned ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Bruel & Kjaer type 2270 hand-held analyzer – In a class of its own

    Four years on from the unprecedented success of award-winning Hand-held Analyzer Type 2250, it’s time to push the boundaries even further! Presenting the latest innovation and addition to our growing family of hand-held analyzers – the highly advanced, powerful and versatile Type 2270. Precise and reliable, we think it’s another milestone instrument for Brüel & Kjær. Built on the Type 2250 ...

  • Bruel and Kjaer Keeps finger on PULSE

    Leading sound and vibration expert Bruel & Kjaer has launched PULSE 12 - the latest version of the next addition to its PULSE data analysis platform family – specially developed utilising input from over 250 Engineers worldwide. Bruel and Kjaer conducted themed workshops, in many different countries around the world, to gather information from ‘real-life’ work scenarios of sound and vibration ...

  • Pioneer Engineering to present at Noria’s 15th Annual Reliable Plant Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, Texas

    Pioneer Engineering, one of the leading and premier providers of reliability engineering and vibration analysis services and training, will be presenting at Noria’s 15th Annual Reliable Plant Conference in San Antonio, Texas.            Dave Tiffany, a reliability specialist for Pioneer Engineering, will ...


    By Pioneer Engineering

  • Agilent Technologies enhances dissolution workstation software for greater instrument control and improved monitoring of pharmaceutical ingredients

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced an enhanced version of its Dissolution Workstation Software, providing better data integration, method change control and instrument monitoring for controlling multiple dissolution systems. Dissolution is a technique used in the pharmaceutical industry to determine the rate at which pure ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

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