Tag Archives: Monitoring

The ‘ins and outs’ of air quality monitoring!

The British National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) recently issued draft guidance on ‘Air pollution – outdoor air quality and health.’  Here, Jim Mills, Managing Director of Air Monitors Ltd, explains why there will need to be more funding for monitoring if the mitigation measures mentioned in the guidance are to be implemented effectively. [...]

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Complete Tensile Monitoring System Delivered in Under 1 Week.

“We can deliver a complete tensile monitoring system in under 1 week! Don’t take our word for it, take Clark Masts’!” Challenge – To Measure Larger Loads in Stainless Steel Guy Cables with a Super-Fast Delivery. Clark Masts, a telescopic and sectional mast manufacturer, needed a way to accurately monitor the tensile stress in the [...]

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Self-Organizing Networks, Cloud-Based Radio Access Networks & IoT Drive Network Testing and Monitoring Equipment Market

Network operators require analytics solutions that are not only predictive but can also test automated network infrastructure, finds Frost & Sullivan The widespread adoption of machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, shift from reactive to predictive analytics for the Internet of Things (IoT), and continuing virtualization of network functions are compelling service providers to seek advanced testing solutions [...]

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VOC monitoring keep things on track!

Award-winning geotechnical company, BAMRitchies Limited, is using an Ion Science handheld Tiger photoionisation detector (PID) for nightly monitoring of volatile organic compound (VOCs) concentrations during on-site headspace testing of contaminated soil samples on railway contracts. Supplied through Ion Science’s British distributor, Shawcity, as a replacement for one of the company’s older models, BAMRitchies chose the well-proven Tiger [...]

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Demand for #IoT testing and monitoring equipment #TandM @Frost_Sullivan @FS_Automation

As the trend towards connected living and the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to permeate home, work and city solutions, the need to keep tabs on a myriad of connected devices will thrust the global IoT testing and monitoring equipment market into the spotlight. The incorporation of machine-to-machine (M2M) communication – central to IoT deployment [...]

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Pressure Transducer Delivers water level monitoring in emergency tank shower!


Applied Measurements were recently contacted by spill control and containment manufacturer Empteezy, to provide a sensor to be used within an emergency tank shower.  The emergency tank shower is ideal for use in locations where a constant water supply and adequate water pressure cannot be guaranteed. The Challenge  To ensure the emergency tank shower is [...]

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Inline monitoring of the cleaner concentration and bath contamination

Concentration fluctuations in cleaning and treatment baths affect the bath quality and resource efficiency if meeting desired nominal values is not monitored continuously or only imprecisely. Since the initial cleaner concentration decreases during the process, without proper bath monitoring the replenishment will be either too much or too little. Underdosing of the cleaner results in [...]

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Monitoring nuclear waste legacy ponds!

Following a rigorous assessment period, EXO water quality monitoring sondes from Xylem Analytics are being deployed in what is arguably one of the most hostile environments imaginable – nuclear waste legacy storage ponds at the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing site in Cumbriain the North West of England. Background One of the major challenges facing Sellafield Ltd [...]

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Smarter phones drive mobile data monitoring!

Expansive increase of smartphone use creates a need for mobile data monitoring solutions! Over the next five to ten years, data traffic is expected to increase exponentially due to the growing adoption of smartphones globally. This amplified volume of data will place considerable strain on the networks of communication service providers (SPs)  and their information [...]

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LXI for Collider Signal Monitoring at CERN

David Owen, Business Development Manager at  Pickering Interfaces talks about an application in one of the most complex scientific sites on the planet. The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN), has come to the forefront of public attention recently with the discovery of the Higgs boson – the so called [...]

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