9 01, 2018

Weather Monitoring in Waste Management Applications

By | 2018-01-09T09:38:16+00:00 January 9th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

The weather affects nearly all commercial, industrial and institutional sectors, but those operating outdoors are especially vulnerable to harsh weather. The wind has the potential to blow around debris and emissions from landfill sites, recycling facilities, and other waste management operations. Therefore, if the wind is monitored, the environmental and social impact of waste management [...]

11 12, 2017

Logic Energy: The Experts Behind WINDCRANE

By | 2017-12-11T15:00:12+00:00 December 11th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

Weather monitoring systems are available in many configurations, but what makes WINDCRANE different is the underlying technology. Modern organisations operate across vast geographic distances and as a result, have large volumes of weather data to manage. The technologies that add the most value are those that overcome two key barriers: Gathering live data regardless of [...]

27 11, 2017

5 Ways to Minimise the Threat of Weather Hazards in Construction

By | 2017-11-29T12:35:41+00:00 November 27th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

Do you face weather hazards in the construction industry on a regular basis? The environmental impact of greenhouse gases has made extreme weather more common and consequently, workers in the construction industry are more vulnerable to sudden weather events. Risk management is so important for project success that the Project Management Institute dedicates a whole [...]

14 11, 2017

How to Measure Wind Direction

By | 2017-11-21T12:51:40+00:00 November 14th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

There are many times in industry when knowing how to measure wind direction is useful. It is a key element of safety in aviation, boating and winter sports, and must also be considered when designing structures, both permanent and temporary. For example, in advertising, the wind load of a large unipole sign can be significant. [...]

3 10, 2017

Safer Cranes and Safe from Claims

By | 2017-10-03T11:46:58+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

Updated revision: 03.10.2017 Safer Cranes and Safe from Claims Anyone who works in the construction industry knows that working in severe weather can be dangerous. High winds are one of the worst culprits - they can constitute such a risk that work is often stopped temporarily. This can lead to delays and extra expenses for [...]

19 09, 2017

How Accurate is an Anemometer?

By | 2017-11-14T11:04:26+00:00 September 19th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

One of the key considerations when assessing the quality of an anemometer is accuracy. If workforce safety is of crucial importance to your day-to-day work, it’s important to know that wind measurement will give you the accurate and reliable data you need to make critical decisions. Anemometers measure wind speed, and the three-cup anemometer is [...]

4 09, 2017

How to Run Your Weather Management from Your Phone with a Wind Speed App

By | 2017-09-05T11:34:55+00:00 September 4th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

Do you rely on slow data to make weather and wind decisions? If you’re in the construction industry or outdoor operations, you probably use weather forecasts to plan your activities. However, by using a weather and wind speed app, you can get accurate and real-time data. Forecasts have two major limitations: Weather forecasts give you [...]

24 08, 2017

Construction Site Safety at the Windiest Time of the Year

By | 2017-11-21T13:12:29+00:00 August 24th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

There is a basic rule that applies to construction site safety. Preventing accidents is much cheaper than fixing the damage. And when the consequences affect human beings, the damage can be irreversible. The best contractors in the world know this, and that is why they deploy risk management as a company-wide process. There are also [...]

21 08, 2017

5 Uses for an Anemometer when Measuring Wind Speed Remotely

By | 2017-08-21T12:03:02+00:00 August 21st, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

There are many anemometer uses possible today including remote wind measurement. Anemometers have a broad range of applications, and they are necessary for safe operation in many heavy industries and outdoor settings. This article gives you an overview of 5 anemometer uses for outdoor applications where remote wind monitoring greatly enhances safety. Especially if you [...]

14 08, 2017

How to Measure Wind Speed

By | 2017-08-15T09:44:14+00:00 August 14th, 2017|BLOG|0 Comments

Measuring wind speed is useful for many reasons. From improving safety in outdoor locations to assessing potential sites for wind power projects. In addition, wind speed monitoring is a key element of meteorology. Wind speed is measured with an anemometer, a device that gets its name from “anemos”, a Greek word that means the wind. [...]