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Metasphere point colour RTUs now support Modbus Multidrop

18-05-2020
Metasphere, datalogger

Metasphere has announced that its Point Orange and Point Blue dataloggers / remote telemetry units (RTUs), both of which form part of the Point Colour range, now provide support for Modbus Multidrop for up to 10 sensors.  Modbus is a serial communications protocol used to connect intelligent sensors with dataloggers / RTUs for the purpose of …

IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition announces postponement

18-05-2020
IWA

The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition has been postponed, and will now take place on 9-14 May 2021. The exhibition will still be held in Copenhagen. A statement released by Diane D’Arras, president of the IWA, and Kala Vairavamoorthy, CEO, said, “The decision by the IWA Board of Directors to reschedule the Congress follows an …

Editor’s pickSalt Lake Potash trusts Veolia to pave the way for the soluble fertiliser revolution of Australia’s sulphate of potash

15-05-2020
Veolia, wastewater treatment, water treatment, sulphate, potash, Australia

Veolia Water Technologies will supply HPD® crystallisation systems that will produce high-quality sulphate of potash (SOP) fertiliser in the depths of Western Australia’s outback.  Perth-based Salt Lake Potash Ltd. is developing the Lake Way potash mining project to produce 245,000 tons per year of SOP (K 2S O 4) from dry salt lake …

LANXESS donates disinfectants to Singapore to fight coronavirus

14-05-2020
LANXESS, Singapore, COVID-19

To help fight the current COVID-19 pandemic in Singapore, German specialty chemicals company LANXESS has donated powdered concentrate of its highly effective Rely+OnTM VirkonTM disinfectant sufficient to make 20,000 litres of disinfectant solution. Recipients are hospitals and dormitories. The donation is part of a LANXESS global initiative to …

Find the right measuring instrument even faster

14-05-2020
VEGA, webshop

Out of the Black Forest and into the world with just one mouse click: This is how VEGA has been presenting its extended online offering since the beginning of the year. The aim is to expand and diversify existing customer services. Besides consulting with sales personnel who offer comprehensive advice on sensors worldwide, customers can now …