Posts tagged as Analysis

Drone platform adds on-site roof measurements and damage detection

​Loveland Innovations added enhancements to its inspection platform, Imging, including drone-based on-site measurements, AI and deep learning-powered damage detection for commercial roofs, and other powerful updates. A real-time measurement process built into the app, allows field adjusters and roofing estimators to view and share dynamic measurements on an Apple iOS tablet while they are still […]

Beware these engine killers

When reviewing oil analysis data, a forensic approach is required which incorporates a combination of science, experience and gut instinct. There is an explanation for every oil analysis result obtained, but that explanation is not always apparent and requires the abilities of a diagnostician. In this article, we go on a journey through the eyes […]

Downloading, analysing and reporting power quality data

This article describes five steps to simplify and automate the analysis and reporting process. Understanding energy consumption or power quality issues requires data. Measurements are the ideal form of data, but this data must be turned into usable information in a process most commonly referred to as analysis and reporting. The analysis takes the raw […]

Sugar cane monitoring and analysis using remote sensing

There is a need for more reliable and useful information that can aid farmers and various interested and affected stakeholders in optimising their operations. This study employed remote sensing and GIS techniques to monitor sugar cane crop performance and harvesting on the east coast of South Africa. The South African agricultural industry makes a significant […]

Transformer oil analysis contract awarded

ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA), the largest steel producer on the African continent, has awarded Wear Check the contract for the provision of the analysis of transformer oil samples at AMSA. Earlier this year, Wear Check bought Transformer Chemistry Services (TCS) and appointed Ian Gray, the managing director of TCS, to run the new transformer services […]

Innovative analysis procedure for biogas substrates

  Weltec Biopower is developing a quick test for identifying inhibitors in biogas substrates. Input mass may contain substances that prevent efficient biogas production such as ammonium, copper, zinc, drugs and disinfectants which are often identified as inhibitors in slurry and manure. Even traces of these substances are detrimental to the bacteria in the digester […]

Analysis firm extends into Zimbabwe

  WearCheck recently acquired a well-established oil analysis laboratory in Harare, and will provide the Zimbabwean mining and industry operations with a local oil analysis services right on their doorstep. All of the acquired company’s staff have been retained and have undergone further training to keep them abreast of global condition monitoring trends. The company’s […]