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Paper Plant Goes Wireless

Posted by TechStar on Mar 10, 2020 1:35:00 PM

In the pulp and paper industry, emissions of hazardous gas caused by chemical reactions during pulp production can pose a dangerous operating environment. To ensure the highest safety standards for employees while meeting industry environmental regulations, paper mills must continuously monitor levels of gases such as hydrogen sulfide (H2S) within different areas of the facility to ensure they remain within limit values.

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Topics: MSA, Gas Detection Solutions, Signal Fire, Wireless and Telemetry Solutions

A Review of the Gas Detection Technologies Available to You

Posted by TechStar on Jun 10, 2019 3:00:00 PM

This blog was originally posted by MSA Safety.

You’ve decided that your facility would benefit from the installation and implementation of a gas detection system. Congratulations on a big step in the right direction toward improving the overall safety of your facility and your workers. Now comes the fun part, selecting the right technology to meet the needs of your application. While it might seem like an overwhelming task, you’re not in it alone as there are experts in the field who can help you understand exactly what you need, and why.

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Topics: MSA, Gas Detection Solutions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Monitoring Now Available with ULTIMA® X5000 XIR PLUS

Posted by TechStar on May 2, 2018 8:00:00 AM

MSA has announced that Carbon Dioxide (CO2) is now a detectable gas for the ULTIMA X5000 XIR PLUS. The ULTIMA XIR PLUS is the infrared point detector that is used with the breakthrough ULTIMA X5000 gas monitor.  Now workers will be able to monitor for CO2 using the latest technology available including touchscreen interface, OLED display, dual sensing technology, and Bluetooth communications.

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Topics: MSA, Gas Detection Solutions

INTRODUCING: The Uncompromising General Monitors S5000

Posted by TechStar on Jun 30, 2017 1:00:00 PM

The S5000 is a fixed gas transmitter which is as advanced as it is rugged with two sensor inputs, tool-free operation, and MSA’s patented XCell® sensors with new TruCal® technology. This revolutionary detector is ideal in the most demanding environments while offering the lowest total cost of ownership in the industry.

When everything else fails, the General Monitors S5000 works all day and every day under the most extreme environments and conditions in the world.

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Topics: Gas Detection Solutions, General Monitors

NEW Senscient ELDS Video Released

Posted by TechStar on Jun 22, 2017 11:30:00 AM

When it comes to gas detection, only one thing really matters... CONFIDENCE!

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Topics: MSA, Gas Detection Solutions