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  • Cooling Towers & Legionnaires Disease

    The largest outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in New York City history was traced to a cooling tower at a Bronx hotel in 2015. Over 120 people were infected and 12 of them died causing health officials to establish regulations for ongoing Legionella control measures. In March of 2016 in Sydney, Australia, 12 cooling towers tested positive for Legionella levels above the regulatory ...


    By Delta Cooling Towers, Inc

  • In-Situ® Inc. Expands into Flow Monitoring with Acquisition of Australian-based MACE

    In-Situ®, a leading manufacturer of on-site water monitoring instrumentation, has acquired all of the operations of Australian-based Measuring and Control Equipment (MACE). MACE is a privately held company that has designed and manufactured ultrasonic flow meters, data loggers, and controllers for over three decades. Combined with MACE’s flow measurement technology, the acquisition will ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • TOXcontrol-article in Elsevier – Science of total environment

    A new system for monitoring toxicity TOXcontrol® (MicroLAN BV, The Netherlands) has been used to assess the toxicity of a selection of priority or emergent compounds in the laboratory. In this study, inhibition curves and EC50 – Effective Concentration causing 50% inhibition – of selected compounds (including pesticides, pharmaceuticals, surfactants and metals commonly detected in ...


    By microLAN B.V.

  • 40 Years of NIVUS Measurement Technology

    Forty years ago, in the spring of 1967, 'Udo Steppe Elektrotechnik' was founded. The former electric wholesaler very rapidly became a measurement technology distributor, emerging as today’s NIVUS GmbH in 1978. Then and now the foremost aim was being capable of providing 'Tomorrow’s Measurement Technology“. From the very beginning NIVUS have been setting new standards doing pioneering work in ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • Measurement makes the difference at Cascade Technologies

    The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has worked with Cascade Technologies at various stages of its development and growth, from its formation as a spin-out from the University of Strathclyde in 2003 to its current position as an award-winning SME and the only commercial supplier of quantum cascade lasers for identifying and measuring industrial gases. Two of the company's ...

  • Water index to measure risk

    The World Resources Institute (WRI), in partnership with General Electric (NYSE: GE) and Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS), has launched an initiative to measure water-related risks facing companies and their investors. The initiative will develop a Water Index as a standardised approach to identify and mitigate water-related corporate risk. The Index will offer one of the most expansive measures of ...

  • Initiative to measure water risks and opportunities

    The World Resources Institute (WRI), in partnership with General Electric and Goldman Sachs, has launched an initiative to measure water-related risks facing companies and their investors. The initiative will develop a Water Index as a standardised approach to identify and mitigate water-related corporate risk. The Index will offer one of the most expansive measures of water risks currently ...

  • Picarro and OICO to combine technologies for simplified carbon measurement

    Picarro, Inc. and O.I. Corporation, d.b.a. O.I. Analytical, ('OI') (NASDAQ: OICO) today announced a joint agreement to pursue the development and marketing of a complete carbon-detection package for measuring carbon isotopes in environmental water and solid samples. The carbon detection package will integrate OI's total organic carbon (TOC) technology with Picarro's carbon-isotope detectors to ...


    By Picarro, Inc

  • Measuring - Logging - Controlling: Proven Technology, New Standards

    With the PCM 4 NIVUS once more is setting new standards in the field of portable flow measurement! The PCM 4 utilises high accurate flow velocity measurement according to the ultrasonic cross correlation method. Measuring the real flow velocity profile eliminates any need to calibrate or to adjust the system on-site. The variety of sensors known from PCM Pro / OCM Pro is available for the PCM ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • 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 ...

  • Ultrasonic depth sensor to measure water levels

    The Dutch algae control company LG Sonic introduced an ultrasonic depth sensor to give the customers real-time insight in the water levels which allows them to adequately deal with water level fluctuations. Reservoirs used for industrial processes or the production of drinking water often deal with strong water level fluctuations. Due to events of high demand and evaporation, water levels in ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Dissolved Ammonia Monitor from Analytical Technology Enables Continuous Measurement of Ammonia in River Water

    (August 11, 2009) Specialist electrochemical sensor manufacturer Analytical Technology announces that its Q45N Dissolved Ammonia Monitor achieves continuous, on-line monitoring of ammonia levels in raw water from rivers. Continuous monitoring of ammonia in river water is important for plant operations and environmental agencies. Analytical Technology’s dissolved ammonia monitor enables ...

  • Study to measure long-term hard water damage

    Expanding on a major study already underway, the Water Quality Research Foundation has retained an independent testing firm to measure how hard water might damage many common household fixtures and appliances. In February, WQRF hired the Battelle Memorial Institute, a non-profit international science and technology enterprise, to examine the amount of energy savings that water softeners offer. ...

  • WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2013: The congress slogan is ”The innovative concepts, measures and technologies of a forward-looking water industry”

    International attendance at the congress WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2013 will be higher than ever before. Taking place on 24 and 25 April 2013, its slogan is “The innovative concepts, measures and technologies of a forward-looking water industry“. The dominant theme is the concept of a cycle that begins with protecting inshore waters and culminates with the processing of wastewater. ...


    By Messe Berlin GmbH

  • Analytical Technology’s A15/79 Monitor Achieves Precise and Reliable Measurements of Chlorine in Water

    (5 November 2007) Analytical Technology Inc, (ATi) announces that its A15/79 Total Chlorine Monitor is capable of accurately measuring residual chlorine even in wastewater using a unique non contact sensing technique that provides significant advantages over traditional systems. Total chlorine measurements are essential in order to ensure safe levels of chlorine in water effluents, as excessive ...

  • New Transmitters with Radar Sensing Technology improve level measurement accuracy

    Piping Systems (GF) has expanded its automation product line with two new Level Transmitters.  These transmitters incorporate advanced radar sensing technology designed for high accuracy tank level measurement in a wide range of chemical processing and water treatment applications. The addition of radar technology to the company's existing ultrasonic and ...

  • Sustainable management of water in an arid region: water supply measures compared

    Water shortages in water stressed regions can be alleviated by building large infrastructures, such as water transfer systems or saltwater desalination plants, which increase the supply of water. However, a new study, which compares the environmental impact of water supply alternatives in a region of Spain, concludes that reducing water use, rather than increasing supplies, is a more sustainable ...

  • Measuring climate change action

    Original story at MIT News Reducing global greenhouse gas emissions could have big benefits in the U.S., according to a report released today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), including thousands of avoided deaths from extreme heat, billions of dollars in saved infrastructure expenses, and ...

  • Extreme Mining Extreme Measures

    Undoubtedly, the biggest challenge of deep level mining is providing a safe environment for miners. Today, gold and platinum mines descend as far as 5km below surface in some cases. In this extreme environment, virgin rock temperatures often exceed 60°C, requiring sophisticated cooling methods and equipment to reduce temperatures to safe levels for miners to work in. Due to the ...

  • Itron’s Water Technology Selected by Sydney Water, Australia’s Largest Water Utility

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced today that on July 1, 2012, Sydney Water, Australia’s largest water utility, will begin the 3-year-long installation of Itron’s high-efficiency meters to replace old meters that serve its residential and commercial customers in Sydney. Sydney Water serves more than 4.6 million people, supplying about 500 billion liters ...


    By Itron Inc

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