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  • Nanotechnology produces cheaper and portable measuring instruments

    Let's start by correcting one misunderstanding: nanoparticles are not extremely small. In fact, they vary in size - from a couple of atoms to millions of atoms or thousands of molecules - and make up an intermediate form between loose molecules and relatively large grains. Proteins are also a type of nanoparticle. “In light of this, chemists see nanoparticles as actually being quite ...

  • Core analysis measurements at the University of Oklahoma using Oxford Instruments GeoSpec systems

    Oxford Instruments, supplier of Magnetic Resonance solutions for core analysis laboratories in the oil and gas industries, reports on the work of Professor Carl Sondergeld and his students from the Mewbourne School of Petroleum & Geological Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. The Mewbourne School of Petroleum & Geological Engineering at the University of Oklahoma is regarded as a ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Natural Assets: Conservation instruments or instruments for change?

    Nobody is surprised when their water is cut off if they haven’t paid the bill. We admit that companies have to recoup their investments and maintain infrastructure (water withdrawal, treatment, distribution, etc.), on top of paying staff and suppliers. Why don’t we apply the same logic to the services offered by nature? The answer is simple: they are perceived to be free. Year after year, plant ...

  • Fast and Precise Water Activity Measurements

    Water activity in perishable foods and pharmaceutical products has a significant influence on their shelf life and storability. Water activity also has a determining influence on the quality of a product, its stability, taste and aroma. Rotronic offers a complete range of water activity products. The devices are accurate and characterized by their high efficiency, exchangeability and ease of ...


    By ROTRONIC AG

  • Water-testing Device Measures Up

    Arkansas reporter John Magsam wrote the following article regarding Beaver Water District and their use of the ChlordioX Plus instrument, which recently gained EPA approval for the determination of chlorine dioxide and chlorite in public water supplies. Water-testing Device Measures Up EPA approves system that got a trial run in Arkansas By John Magsam A new water-testing device that ...

  • Instruments gain MCERTS approval

    Turnkey Instruments, a world leading manufacturer of scientific and industrial apparatus, have recently been awarded MCERTS certification for two of their particulate monitors. Under strict UK and European Laws, businesses who release emissions to air, land or water must monitor their discharge into the environment. The instruments used to measure these emissions must meet stringent guidelines, ...


    By Turnkey Instruments Ltd

  • Measurement of lime levels in drinking water & wastewater

    As lime is a product derived from the Earth, it is fitting that many of its uses also benefit the Earth. In fact, the second leading use of lime is in environmental applications, including drinking water and wastewater. OPTIFLEX is widely used to indicate lime levels in storage silos. It usually replaces non-reliable ultrasonic or electromechanical systems that are expensive to maintain. Lime ...


  • On-site measurement of ethanol in gasoline and water in ethanol or methanol

    Two portable, easy-to-use mid-IR analyzers for use by producers, distributors, fleet managers, or regulators to measure the percent ethanol in gasoline and/or water in ethanol or methanol are available from Wilks Enterprise, Inc. They are rugged, compact instruments for use by non-technical personnel and give a direct readout in percent ethanol or percent water in under a minute. This provides ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Comply with Highly Regulated Oil in Water Measurements

    The Petroleum Industry – both offshore and onshore -- has regulations that limit the amount of oil in discharged water.  Fixed filter infrared (IR) analyzers have been used to test oil levels in produced water on drilling platforms for over 45 years.  On oil rigs where real estate is at a premium, infrared analyzers such as the Wilks InfraCal Analyzers are compact (typically 6 ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Introducing the NexTD: A New Oil in Water Instrument from Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments

    Continuous improvement of field measurement, ease of use and reliability has led to the development of our NexTD oil in water monitor. It uses a non-purged explosion proof / flame proof enclosure in 316 stainless or aluminum to CID1 and CI Zone1. The new generation oil in water monitor grew out of the popularity of our industry standard TD-4100 XD E09 powered products and the need to deploy where ...

  • New Ultrasonic Sensing Instrumentation Offers Precise Level Measurement in Virtually Any Liquid

    GF Piping Systems has introduced a comprehensive new level sensing instrumentation product line that includes ultrasonic level transmitters, sensors, and a variety of switches. The new product line-up was developed in response to customer demand following the proven performance of the company's existing Submersible Hydrostatic Level Sensors and Transmitters. Key highlights to the new line are the ...


    By GF Piping Systems

  • Partech Instruments celebrates Danish success

    A partnership between the UK’s leading manufacturer of water quality measuring equipment and a Danish distributor has been hailed a tremendous success following a record breaking first twelve months. Partech Instruments joined forces with Aquasense in 2012 to extend its international reach into Denmark and by combining an innovative product range with in-market expertise and contacts, over ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Air and water instrumentation market to exceed $14.1 billion this year

    Expenditures for portable, laboratory and continuous measuring instruments for air and water will exceed $14.1 billion this year. This is the forecast made by McIlvaine in its Air and Water Monitoring publications. (www.mcilvainecompany.com) The definition of the market is based on the McIlvaine concept of “decisive classification” rather than scientific ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • The Changing Role of an Instrument Service Engineer

    The life of an instrument service engineer has changed enormously in recent years with the laptop replacing the screwdriver as the most important tool.   We followed HACH LANGE’s newest service engineer James Davie, and discussed his role with the company’s service manager Terry Bailey, who has worked in the instrumentation sector of the Water Industry for over 20 years. Based just ...


  • Myron L Company Offers Innovative New Water Quality Instrumentation

    For over 50 years, the Myron L Company has worked relentlessly to produce quality tools you can depend on. Some of our instruments have been in continuous use since they were manufactured – more than 45 years ago. That’s why professionals around the world trust us to deliver the results they need in diverse, demanding water quality applications. We are proud to offer innovative new ...


    By Myron L Company

  • ITT completes acquisition of YSI Incorporated to enhance its water instrumentation business

    ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of YSI Incorporated, forming a water-focused analytics business with annual revenue of approximately US$300 million. YSI is a leading developer and manufacturer of sensors, instruments, software, and data collection platforms for environmental water monitoring, with facilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia. ...


    By YSI - a Xylem brand

  • ITT completes acquisition of YSI Incorporated to enhance its water instrumentation business

    ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of YSI Incorporated, forming a water-focused analytics business with annual revenue of approximately $300 million. YSI is a leading developer and manufacturer of sensors, instruments, software, and data collection platforms for environmental water monitoring, with facilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia. ...

  • ITT to acquire YSI Incorporated; deal strengthens company’s water instrumentation business

    ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) and privately held YSI Incorporated today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for ITT to acquire, via merger, YSI, a leading developer and manufacturer of sensors, instruments, software, and data collection platforms for environmental water monitoring.  The financial terms of the proposal were not disclosed. YSI had 2010 global revenues of ...


    By YSI - a Xylem brand

  • ITT to Acquire YSI Incorporated; Deal Strengthens Company’s Water Instrumentation Business

    ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) and privately held YSI Incorporated today announced a definitive agreement for ITT to acquire, via merger, YSI, a leading developer and manufacturer of sensors, instruments, software, and data collection platforms for environmental water monitoring. YSI had 2010 global revenues of $101 million and employs 390 people at several facilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia. ...


  • ITT to acquire YSI Incorporated; deal strengthens company’s water instrumentation business

    ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) and privately held YSI Incorporated today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for ITT to acquire, via merger, YSI, a leading developer and manufacturer of sensors, instruments, software, and data collection platforms for environmental water monitoring. The financial terms of the proposal were not disclosed. YSI had 2010 global revenues of $101 ...

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