PFAS – Why Should I Care?

Posted: June 4, 2019
Category: Heron News Uncategorized
Tags: chemicals, contamination, groundwater, manufacturing, PFAS, PFOA, PFOS

PFAS (Poly- and PerFluoroAlkyl Substances) the more commonly used name of a large group of chemicals used in products such as repellent coatings or fire retardants.  These chemicals are not known to break down and have proven very persistent in the environment and to bio-accumulate.  Their potential to impact human health has recently prompted Health Canada […]

Heron’s New Manufacturing Sales Representative

Posted: March 11, 2019
Category: Heron News
Tags: arizona, california, distributor, drilling, hawaii, hydrology, idaho, montana, nevada, oregon, sales representative, utah, washington

Heron Instruments is pleased to announce the addition of our new Manufacturing Sales Representative, Norman Howard. Norm has over 40 years’ experience in the groundwater industry in various capacities. Norm has worked at Howard Pump Inc. for 22 years in the role of Driller, Pump Installer, General Manager and Vice President. In his 4 years at […]

Version dipperLog Software

Posted: March 6, 2019
Category: Heron News Products
Tags: computer, datalogger, dipperLog, interface, software, update

Heron Instruments’ NEW dedicated, intuitive dipperLog Software (Version in now QUICKER and EASIER to program, launch and recover data from Heron dipperLog data loggers! How to Setup a dipperLog The new software is paired perfectly with the release of the Heron dipperLog line of data loggers. Not only are you able to interface with […]

World Water-Tech Innovation Summit 2019

Posted: February 21, 2019
Category: Heron News Water
Tags: canada, data logger, England, groundwater, innovation, inspection camera, Ireland, linkedin, ontario, real-time data monitoring, tech, UK, water, world

Heron Instruments is very pleased to be joining the Ontario Government at the WORLD WATER-TECH INNOVATION SUMMIT in London February 26-27, 2019. This year’s Summit will be focusing on Sustainability, Scalability and Service. The World Water-Tech Innovation Summit is now in its 8th year, and has gained global recognition as the summit where deals are […]

Heron Instruments #ThrowBackThursday

dipper-T water level meter with well-casing indicator
Posted: September 20, 2018
Category: Heron News Products
Tags: columbus day, dipper-t, drilling, history channel, oak island, probe, steel, well casing

In honour of #ThrowBackThursday we encourage you to watch this video from 3 years ago of the dipper-T Water Level Meter with well-casing indicator probe in action on the History Channel show The Curse of Oak Island! Watch the video below to see our water level meter being used to locate a steel drill bar […]

IFAT 2018

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 […]

Japan Trip – April 2018

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 […]

World Water Day – 2017

Posted: March 22, 2017
Category: Heron News Newsletters
Tags: 2017, environment, nature, water, world water day

This year the focus of the World Water Day is the symbiosis between water and wastewater.  It will grant an opportunity to illustrate how waste water is a valuable resource and how its safe management can be an investment that will benefit humans and ecosystems. Wastewater is used water.  It is divided into 3 major […]

Groundwater Awareness Week 2017

Posted: March 3, 2017
Category: Groundwater Heron News
Tags: groundwater, groundwater awareness week, heron, tips, water, well

Don’t take groundwater for granted.  Life as we know it would be impossible without it! Groundwater is the water that fills the cracks, voids and other openings in soil, sand and bedrock. The level of groundwater when measured is referred to as the water table.  Groundwater is replenished by rain and snow melt percolating down […]

March is Nutrition Month

change it up
Posted: March 1, 2017
Category: Heron News
Tags: heron, instruments, month, news, nutrition

Here at Heron Instruments  we are encouraging our staff to be more health conscious in honour of Nutrition month.  We are sponsoring a 10 minute walk at least 3 times a week for our employees.  A chart to track their progress is located at the front door and as a reward, for each 10 walks, […]

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