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WindObserver 90

June 14th, 2017 | Category: Events, News Archive, Product News
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Precision measurement to 100m/s. The 4-transducer WindObserver uses intelligent signal processing, utilising data quality checks to ensure fast, authoritative measurements. Open measurement volume provides robust, high accuracy measurements in extreme … Continue reading

Offshore Technology Conference 2017

April 24th, 2017 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will be exhibiting at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas at Booth 9142. The focus of Gill Instruments products are for measuring weather parameters including wind, temperature, … Continue reading

EGU Exhibition 2017

April 11th, 2017 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will be exhibiting at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly in Vienna, Austria on 23-28 April 2017. Visiting us on Stand 54 provides an opportunity to discuss all … Continue reading

Ocean Business 2017

March 27th, 2017 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Ocean Business NOC Southampton, UK 4-6 April 2017 Gill Instruments are exhibiting at Ocean Business 2017 located at the National Oceanographic Centre, Southampton, UK on 4-6 April 2017. On our … Continue reading

CMHE 2017

March 6th, 2017 | Category: Events, News Archive

Gill Instruments, with long-term distributor PTC, will be exhibiting at CMHE 2017 in Guangzhou, China on the 29-31 March 2017. The focus on Stand B026 will be on measurement in … Continue reading

MaxiMet

February 15th, 2017 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Our most popular compact weather station offers a host of derived parameters: Sunshine Hours Twilight Sunrise Sunset Position of the sun Solar Noon Angle of Tilt Used worldwide and in … Continue reading

Windsonic75

February 13th, 2017 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Our most popular ultrasonic anemometer now measures to 75m/s The new compact, low-cost 2-axis anemometer measures wind speed and direction up to 75m/s. Used globally and in a variety of … Continue reading

Superior solar measurement performance from the new GMX101 Weather Station

September 20th, 2016 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Gill Instruments Limited have announced further expansion of the MaxiMet range of compact weather stations with the launch of a solar only model to help maximise the performance of solar … Continue reading

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

MaxiMet compact weather stations expand with further precipitation options

July 5th, 2016 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Gill Instruments has expanded the MaxiMet range of compact weather stations by introducing two new variants with additional precipitation options. Developed to meet customer needs in areas subjected to heavier … 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

MaxiMet with Rain Gauge & Inclinometer models debut at InterSolar 2016

June 16th, 2016 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will launch two new MaxiMet variants on stand B2-159 at InterSolar from 22nd– 24th June 2016. The new models have introduced new features to Gill’s solar product portfolio. … Continue reading

Gill Wind Tunnel achieves independent UKAS Accreditation

January 4th, 2016 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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The Gill Merlin wind tunnel has successfully been accredited by The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for the calibration of velocity instruments. UKAS accreditation certifies that the quality, process and … Continue reading

Continued expansion as Gill acquires UKAS accredited Calibration Company

December 22nd, 2015 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Gill Corporate is pleased to announce that Labcal, a UKAS accredited calibration service company, has recently joined the Gill Group. Labcal has over 35 years’ experience in providing accredited calibration … Continue reading

Gill donate to Oakhaven Hospice Trust

December 16th, 2015 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Gill Instruments and their customers recently raised over £600 during a conference which saw customers attending from nineteen countries. The money was donated to The Oakhaven Hospice Trust in Lymington. … 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

Visit Gill Instruments at the 96th AMS Annual Meeting

December 7th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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From January 10-14 2016, Gill Instruments will be showcasing their latest range of meteorological instruments at the 96th American Meteorological Society’s Annual Meeting. The event which takes place in New … 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.

New Products and Calibration Services from Gill Instruments at Met Tech Expo 2015

September 29th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Visit us on stand 4070 at Meteorological Technology World Expo to see the NEW WindObserver90 ultrasonic anemometer, testing and calibration services and much more. WindObserver WindObserver 90 is the latest … Continue reading

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

Using MaxiMet for Solar Park applications

August 25th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Solar Parks are growing rapidly and generating hundreds of thousands of megawatts of PV power each year. Solar measurement instruments are critical to site profiling and monitoring the performance of … 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

New Applications Specialist joins Gill Instruments

August 14th, 2015 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Gill Instruments is pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Jolliffe as Applications Specialist. Gill designs and manufactures a wide range of meteorological instrumentation used worldwide in many different applications … Continue reading

Investing in the future through Year in Industry Students

August 10th, 2015 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will be continuing to support the Engineering Development Trust’s (EDT) Year in Industry scheme for the fourth year in a row. The Gill Group first joined the Year … Continue reading

Supporting advancing weather technology in the GCC

August 5th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will be supporting local business partner and distributor Unique Systems at WeatherTech GCC 2015 in Dubai. WeatherTech GCC, is the first event of its kind within the Gulf … 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 WindObserver Wind Sensor makes TV debut on The One Show

July 17th, 2015 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Gill’s ultrasonic wind speed and direction sensor featured on the BBC’s daily TV programme, The One Show on Thursday 16th July 2015. The WindObserver which can measure wind speeds in … Continue reading

Gill Year in Industry Students make Regional Finals

June 30th, 2015 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Gill is proud to announce that 2 Year in Industry placement students have been shortlisted as finalist in the Engineering Development Trust (EDT) South East Regional Finals for their contribution … Continue reading

Improving water and agricultural weather data at MeteoHydex

June 29th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments attended this year’s MeteoHydex in Geneva, one of the largest exhibitions on the topic of meteorological and hydrological instrumentation and equipment. Dominating the focus of the event was … Continue reading

Gill Instruments exhibit at Nor Shipping 2015

May 18th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments along with long-term distributor Houm, will be exhibiting at Nor Shipping 2015 in Oslo. The event celebrating its 50th anniversary takes place on the 2-5 June 2015 and … Continue reading

Gill Instruments bring prestigious anemometer range to European shows

May 14th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will be exhibiting at some of the largest exhibitions taking place across Europe within the next few months. Focusing on Solar Energy, Meteorological and Hydrological industries, Gill will … 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

Gill’s MaxiMet provides a cost-effective way of monitoring renewable energy data

April 24th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will present the new range of MaxiMet compact weather stations on stand L11 at All Energy in Glasgow from the 6th-7th May 2015. MaxiMet combines the renowned quality … Continue reading

Safe, reliable and approved meteorological data from Gill Instruments

April 24th, 2015 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments will be showcasing the only ultrasonic anemometer with IECEx and ATEX approvals for installation inside Hazardous Areas on stand 9938 at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2015, between … Continue reading

Gill Instruments improve sonic temperature performance in 3-axis anemometer range

April 9th, 2015 | Category: News Archive, Uncategorized
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The leading manufacturer of Ultrasonic Anemometers has announced improvements to the sonic temperature performance of their prestigious 3-axis anemometer range, improving the accuracy to greater than 1% in readings between … Continue reading

Season’s Greetings from Gill Instruments

December 17th, 2014 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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2014 has been a very successful year for Gill Instruments, with new product launches and product developments projects. We would like to thank all of our valued customers, suppliers and … Continue reading

MaxiMet achieves major focus at Met Tech 2014

November 20th, 2014 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments was recently an official sponsor at the World’s largest meteorological technology exhibition in Brussels at which the company also launched MaxiMet, a new range of compact weather stations. … Continue reading

Richard McKay discusses the future of meteorological products

October 22nd, 2014 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments’ Product Manager, Richard McKay, talks about emerging technologies, the future of the meteorological market and Gill’s latest product MaxiMet. What emerging technologies are coming up on the horizon? … Continue reading

Gill launches MaxiMet –a new range of compact weather stations

October 17th, 2014 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Gill Instruments Limited, a leading meteorological and environmental solutions provider, will launch MaxiMet, a new range of compact weather stations at the Meteorological Technology World Expo 2014. MaxiMet combines the … Continue reading

Improved safety with weather monitoring instruments

October 3rd, 2014 | Category: News Archive
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Data collected by weather stations is used not only to forecast future weather and to pre-determine risk but also to deal with real time weather conditions during critical events. Weather … 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

Intrinsically safe anemometer at Oceanology China

September 1st, 2014 | Category: Events, News Archive
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Gill Instruments with local distributors PTC International will be presenting their latest Intrinsically Safe (IS) anemometer at Oceanology China from 3-5 September 2014 in Shanghai. The WindObserver IS will be … 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

Gill showcase professional anemometer range at Meteorex

July 15th, 2014 | Category: Events, News Archive
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We would like to thank all our customers, distributors and visitors that came to see us at METEOREX 2014 in St Petersburg, Russia. Artur Miller, Sales Engineer at Gill instruments … Continue reading

Gill Research & Development launch new intuitive website

July 10th, 2014 | Category: Company News, News Archive
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Sister company, Gill Research & Development Limited has unveiled its re-launched website, Gillrd.com. The new website has been re-designed to reflect the ambitions of the leading engineering company’s new brand … Continue reading

Gill Instruments launch new MetConnect promotion

July 7th, 2014 | Category: News Archive, Product News
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Gill Instruments is launching the MetConnect promotion to celebrate the benefits of combining its MetPak Pro and MetStream products. MetConnect is the combination of MetPak Pro and MetStream into one … Continue reading

Events

SolarPower International 2017

Gill Instruments at SolarPower International 2017

10 - 13th September 2017
Booth 434
Las Vegas, NV
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HUSUM Wind 2017

Gill Instruments at HUSUM Wind 2017

12 - 15th September 2017
Stand 2D20
Husum, Germany
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Meteorological Technology World Expo 2017

Gill Instruments at Meteorological Technology World Expo 2017

10 - 12th October 2017
Stand 6065
Amsterdam
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AMS Annual Meeting 2018

Gill Instruments at the AMS Annual Meeting 2018

7 - 11th January 2017
Booth 731
Austin, Texas
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Oceanology International 2018

Gill Instruments at Oceanology International 2018

13 - 15th March 2018
Stand A309
ExCel, London
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