vibration monitoring News

  • The vibration monitoring evolution

    A recent report from Markets & Markets estimated that demand for vibration monitoring systems will reach nearly $1.5 billion by 2020. That’s a staggering increase of around 50% compared with today – with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 6.5%. Is this growth a big surprise though? As a company that has seen first hand the rapid evolution of the vibration ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • New Vibration Monitoring Terminal Available

    Brüel & Kjær today announced the release of its new Vibration Monitoring Terminal Type 3680. The innovative device enables users to effectively: Protect against structural damage risks in construction and mining Assess human response to ground-borne vibration from road and rail traffic Monitor background vibration to ensure ...

  • Ashted vibration monitoring used during chimney demolition

    Vibration monitoring equipment from Ashtead Technology Rentals played an important role when a famous Lancashire landmark from the Victorian era came crashing to the ground in a controlled explosion. Encia Demolition carried out the detonation of the 65 metre tall Gem Mill chimney in Oldham to make way for a housing development. In order to monitor the ground vibrations caused by the detonation, ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Good vibrations - New vibration controllers launched

    Sound and vibration leader Brüel & Kjaer has released its next generation of vibration test controllers, designed to comprehensively span the range of applications required for production testing, durability testing and aerospace and space. The two units offer users the latest technologies as part of a complete and flexible vibration test solution. PC connectivity is via a LAN interface ...

  • Vibration measurement and analysis

    In order to detect any damage to the compressor stage as quickly as possible, Aerzener Maschinenfabrik GmbH provides its customers with comprehensive solutions for vibration measurement and analysis. By means of SPN-nipples, and using an existing measuring system, the customer can identify independently any deviations from the standard which might occur. Alternatively, existing AERtronic control ...

  • Cirrus Enters the World of Vibration

    CIRRUS REVO VIBRATION METER The CV:31A RevoTM Vibration Meter provides a simple and convenient way to measure, analyse and assess vibration data in accordance with standards such as ISO 5349 and European Directive 2002/44/EC.   Applications • Hand-Arm Vibration Exposure measurements in accordance with ...


    By CitiSafe Pte Ltd

  • New random vibration control software release with Kurtosis control and fatigue monitoring

    Bringing together the expertise of two world leading companies, LDS and Brüel & Kjær announce the release of the Random Vibration Control Software, Version 8, for the popular LDS LASERUSB™ Vibration Controller. This new Kurtosis Parameter Control option greatly improves laboratory simulation of real-life vibration when testing components, enabling manufacturers to reduce costs and cut test ...

  • Hansford Sensors celebrates 10 years at the forefront of vibration monitoring excellence

    Hansford Sensors, the leading UK manufacturer of industrial accelerometers, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. Since its formation in 2006, the Buckinghamshire based company has gone from strength to strength, establishing itself as the go-to provider of reliable and effective vibration monitoring equipment and boasting an impressive portfolio of clients ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Latest Hansford sensor provides vibration monitoring to customers with limited space

    Hansford Sensors, the leading European manufacturer of industrial accelerometers, has launched a new accelerometer, designed for use in engineering applications where space and access is limited. The newHS-420S vibration sensor provides ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • New, Portable, Human Vibration Analyzer

    Hand-tools, machinery, and heavy vehicles cause vibration, the harmfulness of which depends on its intensity and frequency content, and the time of exposure. Human Vibration Analyzer Type 4447 was developed and designed on the basis of input from several groups concerned about human vibration from manufacturers of building machinery to medical institutions. It is perfect for those working with ...

  • Vibration and climate testing of automotive components

    In 2012, as part of their ambition to connect with industries also based in South Carolina, CU-ICAR built a Component Testing Laboratory to perform durability and validation testing for BMW and their suppliers, as well as other vehicle manufacturers. By pairing the needs of automotive companies with the research of their students and faculties, CU-ICAR is assisting mutually beneficial ...

  • Human Vibration Analyzer Type 4447

    An increase in the number of hand-arm and whole-body injuries caused by vibration is the consequence of the use of modern appliances that are powered by external power sources. Hand-tools, machinery, and heavy vehicles cause vibration, the harmfulness of which depends on its intensity and frequency content, and the time of exposure. Brüel & Kjærs Human Vibration Analyzer Type 4447, a portable ...

  • Casella unveils new Hand Arm Vibration Meter

    Casella’s new Hand Arm Vibration Meter has been developed to monitor those susceptible to hand arm vibration syndrome (HAVS). This serious condition affects one in ten people working with hand-held, vibrating power tools¹, such as hammer drills, chainsaws and concrete breakers. Encompassing a number of conditions including Raynaud’s Disease and White Finger, without ...


    By Casella

  • Pickin` up good vibrations to produce green electricity

    Vibrations from the environments we live and work in could be much more widely harnessed as a clean source of electricity, due to cutting-edge UK research.  Known as ‘energy harvesting’, the concept has been around for over a decade, but researchers from the University of Bristol aim to make it possible to make use of a much wider range of vibrations than is currently possible. It’s hoped ...

  • Vibration basics course registration now open

    The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) announces that the popular IEST Select Site course, Vibration Basics A-Z, will be offered to design, test, and evaluation professionals during the IEST Fall Conference. This two-day course, to be held Wednesday, November 12, and Thursday, November 13, at the Doubletree Hotel in Arlington Heights (Northwest Suburban Chicago), Illinois, ...

  • Lockheed Martin Space Systems boosts vibration testing

    Aerospace leader Lockheed Martin has expanded its vibration measurement capabilities for testing satellite systems, with a 450-channel PULSE vibro-acoustic data acquisition system. Supplied by Brüel & Kjær, the system is based on standard, commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) PULSE LAN-XI data acquisition hardware. The modular hardware allows individual modules to be used freely, as ...

  • Manage construction noise and vibration compliance with a single solution

    Building on its success in noise management, Construction Sentinel combines noise with simultaneous ground vibration monitoring making compliance monitoring easier and more effective. “Both noise and vibration has the potential to cause nuisance in the community, triggering complaints and excessive vibration can also lead to structural damage. If not managed properly then both can lead to ...

  • Zero Vibration Damper for Thomas OEM pumps

    Portable and stationary devices for medical, analytical and other applications require an extremely low sound and low vibration level of all functional parts. In the past individual adaptions have been created by customers in cooperation with the component manufacturers. Big efforts were necessary to generate a satisfying solution and many different taylored mounting brackets have been ...


    By Gardner Denver Thomas GmbH

  • Reliable Noise and Vibration Measurements in one Device

    Machinery design engineers have to consider both structure-born and air-borne energy emission. The XL2 Analyzer is a single handheld tool that reliably measures both vibration and acoustic noise, providing you all the necessary information you need to optimize the design of your machines with uncompromised Swiss Quality. The XL2 Analyzer is widely respected as the go-to device for ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Learn the fundamental concepts to perform vibration testing

    The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) announces that the popular IEST Select Site course, Vibration Basics A-Z, will be offered to design, test, and evaluation professionals during the IEST Fall Conference. This two-day training class will be held Wednesday, November 12, and Thursday, November 13, at the Doubletree Hotel in Arlington Heights (Northwest Suburban Chicago), ...

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