The YSI model 600XL-V2 and 600XLM-V2 water quality sondes have a 40 mm diameter and are suitable for groundwater monitoring, shallow water applications and spot checking routines due to their lightweight and compact design.
Australia's clean-up scientists are getting ready to kick ASS (otherwise known as acid sulphate soils).
The top five global growth markets for water and wastewater technologies and products are China, India, Mexico, Egypt and Australia, according to technical market research report, The Market for Nonwoven Filter Materials â€“ AVM043B from BCC Research.
ABB has secured key contracts to supply motors and drives to the Gold Coast desalination plant. The plant, which is owned by the Queensland state government and Gold Coast City Council, claims to be the largest desalination plant on the eastern seaboard and is located at Tugun on the Gold Coast.
The AquiStar PT2X is an integrated data logger and pressure/temperature sensor that is ideal for monitoring groundwater, well, tank and tidal levels.
Data Acquisition Networks (DAN) has introduced an innovative data collection and monitoring system. It allows a single hardware unit to capture multiple channels of field data from virtually any type of sensor, transmitter or instrument and make it available on a secure website.
The ADFM (acoustic Doppler flowmeter) Velocity Profiler can measure flow rates in harsh environments and under difficult hydraulic conditions. The ADFM flowmeters use Pulse Doppler to measure true velocity profiles - not an estimated average velocity as with common Continuous Wave Doppler flowmeters.
â€œNew techniques based on developments in bio and nanotechnologies will provide significant improvements to the everyday management of water supplies,â€ Environmental Biotechnology CRC executive director and president of the International Water Association, Dr David Garman said at the American Water Works Associationâ€™s annual conference (ACE 07) in Toronto, Canada recently.
From the 1 July 2007, Utility Services, â€˜usâ€™, is to be the provider of water, sewer and stormwater network maintenance services for Metrowater, New Zealandâ€™s largest water retailer.
A complete package of complementary products is available with the VLT Aqua Drive from Danfoss Drives. A broad range of VLT MCD100, 200 and 3000 series soft starters suitable for motors up to 1200 kW are available to handle fixed speed applications. These are suitable for operation by the drive in cascade control mode, for example on multiple pump applications.
Endress+Hauser's iTemp TMT125 is an economical solution for multi-temperature measuring points as found in distillation columns and bioreactors, as well as for normal process plants. The temperature transmitter features eight input channels for resistance thermometers (RTD), thermocouples (TC), resistance (W) and voltage transmitters (mV) and each input can be configured individually.
The Sitrans LUC500 is an ultrasonic level controller that offers advanced duplex lift station control and open channel flow monitoring. Its design integrates common PLC lift station functionalities into one cost-effective unit preconfigured for the user. Once operational it improves efficiency, and reduces energy consumption and maintenance costs by decreasing pump failures and site visits. The unit replaces Milltronics EnviroRanger ERS 500, maintaining the same proven features and benefits.
The MX6 iBrid is a full-featured multi-gas monitor. The user-friendly design of the unit features a full-colour liquid crystal display and 5-way navigation button to scroll through the menu-based operating system.