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  • Scarlet Participated in Big5 Dubai

    At Big5, an International & Building Construction Exhibition held in Dubai World Trade Center, Scarlet Tech presented wireless instruments such as anemometers, sound meter, radar safety camera, and products like thermal image glass, explosion proof flashlights, IP 67 rated waterproof hard case, thermal image glass, and automatic car umbrella. ...


    By Scarlet Tech Ltd.

  • NASA To Launch Ocean Wind Monitor To Space Station

    In a clever reuse of hardware originally built to test parts of NASA's QuikScat satellite, the agency will launch the ISS-RapidScat instrument to the International Space Station in 2014 to measure ocean-surface wind speed and direction. The ISS-RapidScat instrument will help improve weather forecasts, including hurricane monitoring, and understanding of how ocean-atmosphere interactions influence ...

  • Blowin` in the wind

    MIT students and staff worked together last month to install wind-monitoring equipment on a lighting post in the west campus athletic fields to evaluate whether to erect a wind turbine there in the spring. The planned turbine, a Skystream 3.7 with a rated output of 2.4 kilowatts, about enough to power an average home, is a gift from Philip Deutch as a tribute to his father, Institute Professor ...

  • Onset introduces new weather station starter kit

    Onset Computer Corporation, the world’s leading supplier of data loggers, today introduced the HOBO Weather Station Starter Kit, a new weather monitoring kit that combines the company’s most rugged, research-grade data logging weather station with a suite of plug-and-play weather sensors. Ideal for agricultural research, ecology studies, wind monitoring, and other applications, the new weather ...


    By Onset Computer Corporation

  • Fatal crane collapse continues happening

    Followed by the fatal crane collapsing in Seattle in April and Dallas in June this year, last Sunday evening, another construction crane fell and sliced through residential buildings in New Jersey during storms. Luckily, no one was injured this time. Since the construction industry has grown, catastrophes like these have happened across the country in recent years. The ...


    By Scarlet Tech Ltd.

  • Climatronics goes “GREEN” with meteorological wind sensors and systems for the renewable energy sector

    Climatronics Corporation now offers an array of meteorological instruments and systems for worldwide renewable energy (wind) applications. The Wind Energy Sonic Anemometer (WESA) can be mounted on wind turbines which use the WESA data to optimize turbine performance.  Several anemometers are available for use in wind energy site prospecting and evaluation, and can be used with Climatronics’ or ...


    By Climatronics Corporation

  • First global wind speed data from UK TechDemoSat-1 open new prospects for weather monitoring and forecasting

    The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) has developed the first ever global wind speed products based on reflected GPS signals, using data from the UK TechDemoSat-1 satellite. This demonstrates the potential of this technique to improve sampling of ocean surface winds, as well as improve weather monitoring and forecasting by complementing existing satellite measurements from scatterometers and ...

  • WaterWorld Magazine: OMI Industries Helps Colorado Springs Utilities Be a Good Neighbor

    In the wastewater treatment arena, being fully productive while also combating odors can be a major challenge – especially when it comes to dealing with potential complaints from neighboring residents and businesses. The Colorado Springs Utilities faced this exact scenario with its Las Vegas Street Water Resource Recovery Facility. With urban development continuing around the facility, ...


    By OMI Industries (OMI)

  • TNEI Provides Expert Witness Services at Public Inquiries in Relation to Noise

    Wind farm projects are often subject to high levels of scrutiny by planning authorities and third parties. Due to the high profile of proposed developments it is increasingly common for projects to end up at Public Inquiry. TNEI always look to provide robust technical services to ensure that the assessments are defensible throughout the planning process and at Public Inquiry if and when required. ...


    By TNEI Services Ltd

  • Wind Iris Lidar Installation at Caracoles Wind Farm

    With assistance from RNRG team member Dale Lamell, Ventus Ingenieria recently installed a Wind Iris nacelle-mounted Lidar at the 20MW Caracoles wind farm in Uruguay. The Wind Iris is being used to monitor turbine performance and offer optimization solutions for the project. Here's an overview of the trip, told in pictures: RNRG and Ventus arrive at the Caracoles wind farm ready to install a Wind ...


    By NRG Systems

  • Larson Davis enhances environmental noise monitoring systems

    Larson Davis has added the SEN032 wind sensor to its product line, providing the industry's first low-cost alternative for customers who want a wind-only option for environmental noise monitoring systems. The SEN032 incorporates the Vaisala WMT52 ultrasonic wind sensor (with support) into the NoiseTutor and Model 831 based noise monitoring systems. The SEN032 can be used in a variety of ...

  • Introducing the all-new CR:308/310 and Optimus+ sound level meters

    We’re really excited to announce the arrival of two new sound level meters, which are sure to enhance the Cirrus family of instruments: the CR:308/310 and the Optimus+. Both of these products have been designed with ease-of-use as their heart, making your job of monitoring and measuring noise levels easier than ever before. With a range of ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • 01dB DUO at London 2012 Olympic Games

    The Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games of London 2012 had 16 DUO monitoring stations to measuree ... wind speed! Systems composed of a DUO smart noise monitor and a Vaisala weather station WMT52 were designed to protect structures installed temporarily during the Olympics. Each unit should send one or more SMS alerts in real-time when wind gusts are exceeding 18m/s (orange alert) or 25m/s ...


    By ACOEM

  • Alaskan seafood processor fined $135,000 for clean water act violations (AK)

    Highland Light Seafoods, LLC, an Alaskan seafood processor headquartered in Seattle, has agreed to pay a $135,000 penalty to settle federal Clean Water Act violations, according to an EPA order. Based on an inspection in December 2008, EPA found that the Highland Light Seafoods" 160 foot catcher-processor vessel, Westward Wind, was not in compliance with its National Pollutant Discharge ...

  • Ecotech engineer takes out Australian scientific research award

    Don Zhao, engineer at Ecotech won the Metrology Society of Australia (MSA) Award on Thursday 20 October at the ninth biennial MSA conference dinner at Werribee Zoo in Victoria. The MSA biennial Award recognises achievement and excellence in Australian metrology and the contribution metrologists make to the community. Metrology is the science of measurement and membership includes ...


    By Ecotech - ACOEM Group

  • PME Provides Lake Monitoring Instrumentation to Israel

    Precision Measurement Engineering, Inc. (PME), an internationally known freshwater instrument design corporation recently provided Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research (IOLR) Institution with instrumentation that will constantly monitor water temperature and dissolved oxygen. Data will be available real-time and telemetered via GSM cell phone to a shore computer. PME provided IOLR ...

  • PCB Piezotronics Releases New Brochure `Sensors for Power Generation and Reciprocating Equipment Monitoring`

    Depew, NY, USA – PCB Piezotronics (PCB®) has announced the release of a 4-page, full-color brochure, entitled, “Sensors for Power Generation and Reciprocating Equipment Monitoring”, which provides an overview of sensors to address the demanding requirements of the power generation, reciprocating ...


    By PCB Piezotronics, Inc.

  • RainWise HM-1 utilized at NASA rocket launches

    RainWise, Inc., one of the leading manufacturers of quality weather stations in the U.S. and abroad, has recently supplied Northrup Grumman Corporation, principal engineering contractor for NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration), with three of their HM-1 Hazmat Weather Systems for use during rocket and satellite launches. The HM-1 weather station has the most advanced wind speed and ...


    By RainWise Inc.

  • Professional Solutions for the Global Energy Market at CIGRE 2018

    LumaSense Technologies, Inc. provides an innovative  suite of temperature and gas sensing products designed to allow customers to continuously monitor substations, Load Tap Changers (LTCs) and transformers. These products provide early warnings for countermeasures to reduce failures and serious damages. As the global demand for energy increases, energy generators and providers need asset ...


    By Advanced Energy

  • Ammonit signs partnership with leading SODAR manufacturer AQSystem

    Berlin, 6 March 2014. Ammonit Measurement GmbH, leading supplier of top level measurement equipment for the wind and solar industry, enters global sales partnership with AQSystem, manufacturer of the best SODAR systems on the ...

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