US: Trimble and INFICON have launched safe INFICON DataFID Flame Ionization Detector and Trimble SEMonitor software, a package for surface methane monitoring of landfills. The announcement was made at WasteExpo 2014.
"Collaborating with INFICON allows us to offer a more robust software solution while simultaneously addressing the entire environmental workflow from data collection through analysis for compliance and operational optimisation," said John Rice, general manager of Trimble's Environmental Solutions Division.
"The Trimble SEMonitor adds a unique dimension to traditional monitoring practices by streamlining surface landfill gas data collection, analysis and compliance reporting. Communicating via the Bluetooth connection, the hardware and software solutions combine to improve efficiency, accuracy and effectiveness of surface methane monitoring," said ChingYue Yeung, product manager for the INFICON DataFID.