Pressure Measurement

ams and Wise Road Capital advance further development for environmental, flow and pressure sensors through creation of a joint venture

ams and Wise Road Capital announce today that they have signed an agreement to create a joint venture to advance the development and sales of environmental, flow and pressure sensor solutions for the global market.  Under the agreement, employees, IP, sensor products and solutions and related customers will transfer from …

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Brooks Instrument names Eric Pipal as new vice president and general manager

Eric Pipal has been promoted to vice president and general manager at Brooks Instrument. The company provides in advanced flow, pressure, vacuum and vapour delivery solutions. Pipal originally joined Brooks Instrument as an operations director in 2007. Since then, he has held positions of increasing responsibility within the operations department prior to …

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New electronic Dual Pressure Switches with display DPx 838x – configurable by means of NFC Smartphone App

The Swiss based Trafag presents next generation electronic pressure switches with display, the new DPC 8380 and DPS 8381. The parametrisation happens with ease and can be done very quick by NFC smartphone app and a few finger taps. The set of parameters in combination with a comprehensive set of …

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Brexit may present opportunities for UK pressure equipment makers

Leaving the European Union could provide UK pressure equipment manufacturers with significant opportunities to develop new markets provided the Government establishes appropriate safety rules, according to a new report from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. The UK has a long history of manufacturing pressure safety equipment which is essential to …

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German distributor appointed for EvoScann Pressure Scanner

Evolution Measurement, manufacturer of the EvoScann P-Series, has announced today that Vectoflow have been appointed as exclusive distributor of their EvoScann Product Range in Germany. Vectoflow, led by Katharina Kreitz, create innovative customer-specific fluid-dynamic probes which are used in similar industries to where EvoScann  P-Series are utilised. The addition of …

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Feeling the pressure with universal tactile imaging

Touch, or tactile sensing, is fundamentally important for a range of real-life applications, from robotics to surgical medicine to sports science. Tactile sensors are modeled on the biological sense of touch and can help researchers to understand human perception and motion. Researchers from Osaka University have now developed a new …

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Pressure sensors deployed in high-precision measurement systems

Honeywell‘s pressure sensors are being used to help test a range of innovative technologies, including the next generation of advanced unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Honeywell supplied its TruStability RSC Series and HSC Series Digital Board Mount Pressure Sensors to Surrey Sensors Ltd (SSL) for integration into high-precision measurement systems that are used in a variety …

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KELLER in space

On 22 September 2018, a Japanese H-IIB rocket launched the HTV supply vessel containing the ACLS (Advanced Closed Loop System) module destined for the International Space Station (ISS). The ACLS is tasked with “recycling” CO2 from the air in the spacecraft and generating fresh oxygen for the crew by means …

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