Monthly Archives: October 2012

MTNW in the Oilsands

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Measurement Technologies Northwest recently supplied the line monitoring system for Suncor Energy Inc’s TFT (Thin Fine Tailings) Barge and Walkway project in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Barges are used as floating dredge platforms to tackle one of the toughest challenges oil sand producers face: faster reclamation of tailings ponds. Tailings are a mixture of fine clay, […]

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Industry’s First Heavy-duty Subsea Encoder

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Scancon introduces its new SCH68SUB encoder, the industry’s first heavy-duty encoder designed for subsea operations. The SCH68SUB is designed for offshore applications that require operation at depths to -6000 meters. Unique among its competitors, the SCH68SUB does not require a pressurized container. It is ideal for subsea robotics as well as seafloor applications that require […]

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