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WindSonic provides key wind data to the most powerful tidal turbine in the world

August 4th, 2021 | Category: Applications & Case Studies

The tidal-powered turbine generates power from fast-flowing tidal waters off Orkney, providing clean energy from a predictable, renewable resource. The off-shore turbine is connected by subsea cable to the European … Continue reading

WindSonic providing precise local wind measurements for the most advanced autonomous buoy ever developed in the UK

July 5th, 2021 | Category: Applications & Case Studies

Exciting article below about the advanced autonomous buoy off Plymouth, measuring key indicators for climate research. It’s being launched by Plymouth Marine Laboratory and is packed with sensors and we’re … Continue reading

WindSonic & WindObserver on ICOS stations throughout Europe

May 17th, 2019 | Category: Applications & Case Studies

The WindSonic being used to measure 2D wind and general met for understanding when changes in CO2 and CH4 occur and where they come from. WindMaster is the backbone of … Continue reading

WindSonic installed on Tsunami Warning Systems

December 10th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive

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

How WindSonic wind sensors can prevent vessels from capsizing

September 11th, 2015 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive

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

WindSonic provides dependable data to the world’s oceans

September 17th, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive

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

WindSonic completes line-up at Glastonbury

June 27th, 2014 | Category: Applications & Case Studies, News Archive

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