Applications & Case Studies

MaxiMet weather stations chosen for BBC Countryfile Live

August 3rd, 2016 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Gill’s MaxiMet compact weather stations will provide weather data to the first ever BBC CountryFile Live, one of the UK’s largest country shows. From 4th-7th August 2016, the MaxiMet GMX … Continue reading

Gill’s MaxiMet weather stations chosen to monitor weather in UK Beehive project

July 1st, 2016 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, Company News, News Archive
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Gill’s MaxiMet compact weather stations are being used as part of the University of Bristol’s environmental project to monitor bee activity. ‘Live from the Hive’ is a research project put … Continue reading

WindSonic installed on Tsunami Warning Systems

December 10th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Gill’s WindSonic chosen for tsunami detection buoys after tests prove it is the most reliable. On 22nd September 2015, the Chilean Navy research vessel Cabo de Hornos departed from Valparaiso, Chile, … Continue reading

Gill collaborate with local companies to create a high profile weather float

November 24th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Gill Instruments’ MaxiMet Compact Weather Station has been chosen to provide weather data across one of the UK’s busiest stretches of water.

WindObserver soars above the South Coast’s most historic harbour

September 16th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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The Emirates Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth harbour is the tallest and most iconic viewing structure on the UK’s South Coast, reaching a total height of 170m (547ft) and weighing 30,000 … Continue reading

How WindSonic wind sensors can prevent vessels from capsizing

September 11th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Gill’s Ultrasonic Wind Speed and Direction sensor has been chosen to provide critical wind measurement data to avoid capsizing and stability issues on a motor yacht. A captain of a … Continue reading

Monitoring solar efficiency with compact weather stations

August 19th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Meteorological instruments including Gill’s MaxiMet and MetPak compact weather stations can be used to provide crucial management information on the efficiency of solar parks. Meteorological instruments help identify what may … Continue reading

Gill 2-axis and 3-axis anemometers provide vital wind measurement on Bridges

July 28th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Bridges can be vulnerable to extreme wind conditions, therefore the constant monitoring of bridges is vital for both structural integrity and the safety of bridge users. In some cases, due … Continue reading

Gill’s anemometers help to understand forest ecosystems

April 29th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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For many years researchers and scientists have been trying to better understand the processes that govern the tree and forest ecosystem. Data recorded from research stations across the planet help … Continue reading

WindSonic provides dependable data to the world’s oceans

September 17th, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Robust ultrasonic anemometers from Gill Instruments are withstanding the elements on data buoy applications across the World’s oceans. Gill WindSonic ultrasonic anemometers are renowned for reliability in harsh environments and … Continue reading

How can using more extensive weather data help optimise building systems?

August 21st, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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As a minimum, most Building Automation Systems (BAS) have sensors to detect humidity and outside air temperature to enable limited but informed decisions about mechanical systems operation. However, there is … Continue reading

Gills’ anemometers helping environmental monitoring at power stations

August 14th, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Monitoring and measuring the environmental conditions around power generation plants is an essential function around the world and is usually tightly controlled, to minimise any impacts on the environment and … Continue reading

Container terminals use Gill Instruments’ anemometers to increase operating safety

August 8th, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Container terminals are busy, 24/7 working environments that present many hazards. The multitude of equipment in motion creates a high risk environment. An additional challenge that can affect both the … Continue reading

Gill’s anemometers play a key role in wind monitoring on Hong Kong landmark structure

August 1st, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Located in one of the most active typhoon prone regions in the world, the Tsing Ma Bridge in Hong Kong is the longest  dual-deck suspension bridge in the world. Carrying … Continue reading

WindSonic completes line-up at Glastonbury

June 27th, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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WindSonic wind speed and direction sensors from Gill Instruments provides accurate on-site wind measurements at Glastonbury this year. The robust and lightweight 2-axis ultrasonic anemometer is installed as part of … Continue reading

Advanced Sensor Network developed for Heathrow Airport incorporates Gill WindSonic Sensors

December 5th, 2012 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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The WindSonic ultrasonic wind speed and direction sensor from Gill Instruments Ltd has been integrated into a low-cost air quality monitoring system currently deployed around London’s Heathrow Airport. The new … Continue reading

Gill Instruments’ WindSonic Wind Sensor Increases Bridge Safety in North Florida

July 19th, 2012 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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The Gill Instruments WindSonic ultrasonic wind speed and direction sensor is being used as part of a new traffic network designed to improve safety on bridges in North Florida. The … Continue reading

Gill Instruments Case Study Featured in AWE International

May 2nd, 2012 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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AWE International magazine, which is focused on the environmental analysis industry, recently featured Gill Instruments in a case study about environmental monitoring with solid-state meteorological instruments. The case study includes … Continue reading

Gill MetPak II Weather Station Used to Protect Maltese Prehistoric Temples

August 31st, 2011 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Weather data provided by the Gill MetPak II Weather Station increases understanding of the affects of weather and climate on stone structures. The Gill MetPak II Weather Station is being … Continue reading

Gill WindSonic Used On Robotic Mower

July 19th, 2011 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive
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Gill WindSonic ultrasonic wind sensor provides wind speed and direction data for positioning system on robotic mower. Since its launch in 2002 the Gill WindSonic ultrasonic wind sensor has been … Continue reading

Events

CMHE Expo 2017

Gill Instruments at CMHE Expo 2017

29 - 31st March 2017
Stand B026
Guangzhou, China

Ocean Business 2017

Gill Instruments at Ocean Business 2017

4 - 6th April 2017
Stand No. V8
Southampton, UK
oceanbusiness.com

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017

Gill Instruments at European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017

23 - 28th April 2017
Vienna, Austria
egu2017.eu

OTC 2017

Gill Instruments at Winterwind 2017

1 - 4th May 2017
Booth no. 9142
Houston, Texas
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SolarPower International 2017

Gill Instruments at SolarPower International 2017

10 - 13th September 2017
Booth 434
Las Vegas, NV
solarpowerinternational.com