Posts Tagged ‘WireFree gas detection’

OI-9100 Signal Strength Meter for Real-Time Status & Notifications

The WireFree View OI-9100 is a handheld signal strength meter specifically engineered to show the status of any WireFree gas detector, transmitter or repeater that is within range. Featuring a four-line scrollable display with a red alarm LED, the OI-9100 shows the radio address, gas level reading, RF signal strength, time since last message, sensor type, gas…

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Reasons to Implement Gas Detection Equipment - Otis Instruments

Reasons to Implement Gas Detection Equipment

Gas detection equipment, with appropriate action taken if dangerous levels are detected, can help prevent an explosion or exposure to toxic gases.  If you have not already implemented reliable gas detectors in your industrial workplace, here are a few reasons why and applications where gas detection equipment is found quite necessary and effective: Oxygen Detection…

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Continuous Monitoring in Refineries and Processes - Otis Instruments

Continuous Monitoring in Refineries and Processes

Within refineries, there are many processes and special production units that create specific safety hazards for working personnel, as well as for the environment. These processes include crude desalting, thermal cracking, catalytic dust, hydrogen generation, hydrogen sulfide, isomerization and sweetening.  During these refinery processes, continuous monitoring and detection of both toxic and non-toxic gases is…

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Why Should I Maintain My Gas Detection Equipment? - Otis Instruments

Why Should I Maintain My Gas Detection Equipment?

Industrial work environments, and those that include confined spaces, are prime targets for exposure to dangerous gases and vapors. Whether portable or fixed, gas detection equipment is essential to have within these atmospheres. However, the regular maintenance that is often required with them is often overlooked. Proper maintenance on all detectors is the only reliable…

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OI-9850 WireFree Receiver for Diverse Applications - Otis Instruments

OI-9850 WireFree Receiver for Diverse Applications

The Otis Instruments OI-9850 Interface WireFree Receiver is a 255-channel receiver that accepts and interprets radio transmissions from up to 255 WireFree sensor assemblies throughout various industries.  The Interface monitors all 255 WireFree addresses and converts signals to a RS-232 or RS-485 Modbus output. Other digital outputs include Ethernet-to-Website and USB Virtual COM PORT. If…

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Detecting Hazardous and Toxic Gases in Confined Spaces - Otis Instruments

Detecting Hazardous and Toxic Gases in Confined Spaces

Many workplaces, such as power plants, refineries, mines, and other industrial facilities, contain tight, smaller areas that are characterized as confined spaces.  While confined spaces are not necessarily designed for people, they are large enough for workers to enter and perform certain jobs, if needed.¬†Confined spaces can include tanks, vessels, silos, storage bins, hoppers, vaults,…

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Air Monitoring Solutions for the Hazmat Industry - Otis Instruments

Air Monitoring Solutions for the Hazmat Industry

Today, the public relies heavily on the fire department to respond to and mitigate a range of issues, including emergency events involving hazardous materials. As responsibilities and competencies are growing for the fire service and hazmat industry, there is an increased need for proficient air monitoring equipment. In the hazmat industry, gas detection provides flexibility…

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Environmental Monitoring with Wired and WireFree Gas Detectors - Otis Instruments

Environmental Monitoring with Wired or WireFree Gas Detectors

In the environmental industry, ground gas existence and soil contamination can become hazardous for personnel and the environment. Ground gas migration and emission from anthropogenic sources, like mine grouting, air blast rotary drilling, and blasting, heavily effect pathways and ground gas movements. Depending on the nature of the contamination or activities, various gases may be…

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OI-7032 Data Logging Monitor for Hazardous Worksite Analysis - Otis Instruments

OI-7032 Data Logging Monitor for Hazardous Worksite Analysis

Data logging monitors keep useful data on-hand that can be utilized by personnel to analyze the hazards within a potentially hazardous worksite, allowing them to make informed decisions for future incidents. The use of this data can improve the overall safety of an application or workplace, as they are key points for reference in post-incident investigations. …

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OI-6940 NOTIS Quad for Diverse Field Application - Otis Instruments

OI-6940 NOTIS Quad for Diverse Field Applications

The OI-6940 NOTIS Quad is a battery-powered (3.6 V, 76 Ah) explosion proof sensor assembly that simultaneously uses up to four sensors (electrochemical and/or low-power infrared) to detect an array of toxic gases in diverse applications. The OI-6940 NOTIS Quad features four non-intrusive magnetic switches that allow for complete system configuration, regular calibration, and product…

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