dipper-See EXAMINER – Vertical Downhole Inspection Camera

dipper-See on well
Posted: July 13, 2018
Category: Products
Tags: borehole, camera, dipper-see, downhole, inspection, well

Introducing the dipper-See EXAMINER, the Vertical Downhole Inspection Camera and the newest addition to Heron Instruments product lineup. Incorporating some of the most popular features from our world renowned dipper-T, our custom winding handle, molded vinyl holding grip and built in hanger and tape guide, this robust yet affordable vertical inspection camera is a valuable […]

little dipper2

littledipper2
Posted: June 12, 2018
Category: Products
Tags: compact, dipper, level, little, meter, water

Very often, ground water wells are not easily accessible.  You may have to travel to a remote location or hike, when roadways are not available or passable, to reach them.  In these cases, the size and weight of the equipment you need to transport can add significant cost and inconvenience to a project.  To alleviate […]

World Oceans Day

world-oceans-day
Posted: June 8, 2018
Category: Environment Water
Tags: clean, day, debris, environment, marine, oceans, packaging, plastic, seas, water, world

ACTION FOCUS FOR WORLD OCEANS DAY 2018: Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean. World Oceans Day, June 8, was initiated in 1992 as a Canadian celebration and then subsequently adopted by the UN and turned into a global celebration in 2008.  It is an annual opportunity to honour, protect and conserve the world’s […]

World Environment Day – June 5th 2018

world-environment-day
Posted: June 5, 2018
Category: Environment
Tags: day, environment, global, plastic, plastic bags, pollution, united nations, water bottles, world

June 5 has been designated by the United Nations as World Environment Day.  India, the host nation for 2018, has chosen the theme for this year: This is intended as a call to action for each of us to make changes aimed at reducing the world’s increasing plastic pollution.  Plastic has now insinuated itself into […]

IFAT 2018

ifat-germany
Posted: May 28, 2018
Category: Heron News
Tags: germany, growth, ifat, innovation, international business, munich, technology, water

Between May 14th and 18th, 2018 a total of 3,305 exhibitors from 58 countries attended Munich, Germany to present products and innovations to the environmental industry.  IFAT was attended by more than 141,000 experts from 160 countries where the world’s leading trade fair for environmental technologies highlighted the management of water, sewage, waste and raw […]

Why a 3/8″ Probe?

narrow-probe
Posted: May 23, 2018
Category: Products
Tags: narrow, narrow openings, Piezometer, probe, water level meter, wells

Sometimes when you need to measure a water level, there is other equipment installed in the well getting in the way.  It could be a pump, pressure transducers or other water quality monitoring equipment.  Using a standard 5/8” probe is not practical.  A probe that size can get stuck between the equipment and the side […]

dipper-T vs dipperLog

Posted: May 17, 2018
Category: Products
Tags: datalogger, dipper-t, dipperLog, pressure, water, water level meter, water level monitoring

What is the difference between the readings collected with the dipper-T or water tape2 and the data downloaded from the dipperLog?  Aren’t they both water level measurements?  Why would you need both types of data? This is a common question we receive.  In reality, these instruments provide very different information. dipper-T(2)/water tape2 A water lever […]

Calibrating the Heron Conductivity Plus

conductivity-bag
Posted: May 15, 2018
Category: Products
Tags: calibrating, calibration, conductivity, heron, instruments, water level, water quality

Heron Instruments’ conductivity plus, like all water quality meters, must be calibrated to ensure accurate readings.  Heron Instruments recommends that for best results, you should calibrate a conductivity plus before starting a measurement session. Calibration is a fairly simple process, simply follow the steps below: Thoroughly clean and dry the probe using distilled water Turn […]

Japan Trip – April 2018

pentough-heron
Posted: May 10, 2018
Category: Heron News
Tags: business, international business, japan, Pentough, technology

Recently Mike Hare, Sales Manager and Dave Mackie, R & D at Heron Instruments went to Japan to meet with representatives of our exclusive distributor and business partner Pentough. While there, current and future plans for both companies were discussed including the innovative use of Heron Instruments’ technology in the Pentough product line. We were […]

Drinking Water On the Go

reduce-your-plastic
Posted: May 8, 2018
Category: Water
Tags: drinking water, water, water bottle

During the mid-nineteenth century, drinking water fountains began to appear in most large cities to provide a clean water source for all inhabitants, both 2 legged and 4 legged.  These fountains were also incorporated into schools, parks, sports venues and other public buildings.  Throughout the 20th century however, these fountains fell into disrepair or were […]

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