Fribourg, Switzerland –– Meggitt, specialists in advanced condition monitoring, has launched the new VibroSmart® distributed monitoring system for turbines, critical machinery and balance-of-plant equipment. Highly flexible, VibroSmart can be a standalone safety assurance system for vibration-based machinery protection or provide advanced diagnostic tools to inform and support asset management decisions. VibroSmart seamlessly integrates with most plant control systems, such as a PLC or DCS. When combined with VibroSight® condition monitoring software, it enables detailed insights into machinery health.
Irvine, California, USA –– Meggitt’s new pod accelerometer mounting system is such a simple idea it’s hard to believe nobody thought of it before, yet it will revolutionize vibration sensor testing. The Endevco® 46A general purpose accelerometer, available in five sensitivities from 10 to 1,000 mV/g, is threaded and can be fitted into a variety of different mounting blocks (or “pods”), with a stud or adhesive mount.
Irvine, California, USA ––Meggitt, the leading innovator of sensors for test and measurement applications, announces the global market introduction of Endevco® model 27BLPF accelerometer. Meggitt’s highest temperature, single-axis IEPE accelerometer features an integral two-pole low-pass filter and comes in a miniature, lightweight package.
Irvine, California, USA –– Meggitt Sensing Systems was selected by Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc company, to provide gearbox oil level and chip detection monitoring systems for the new 525 Relentless commercial super-medium helicopter. Meggitt estimates that the agreements will generate gross sales of more than $30 million over the production life of this helicopter, including original equipment, spares and repairs.
Meggitt (Orange County), Inc has obtained a preliminary injunction as part of trade secret misappropriation litigation against defendants Xiamen Niell Electronics Co Ltd and Nie Yongzhong (aka William Nie or Bill Nie).
Fribourg, Switzerland –– Meggitt Sensing Systems (MSS), the division of Meggitt PLC specialising in advanced condition monitoring and machinery protection systems for rotating machinery, has launched a new and improved galvanic separation unit (GSI) from its Vibro-Meter® product line, the GSI 127.
Meggitt PLC (“Meggitt”), the global aerospace, defence and energy group, has signed an agreement to acquire Piezotech LLC (“Piezo”) for $41.2 million on a cash and debt free basis.
São José Dos Campos, Brazil –– Meggitt Sensing Systems (MSS), the division of Meggitt PLC specialising in machinery protection and condition monitoring systems for rotating machinery, continues to expand its international presence with the official opening of a new office in the heart of São José Dos Campos, Brazil, on July 27th.
Firefly AB has today, 14 June 2013, signed an agreement with Meggitt Inc., USA, to purchase the Omniguard® flame detector series. With this purchase, Firefly takes over product ownership, development, production, sales and after sales of Omniguard® flame detectors. Firefly will start to deliver Omniguard® flame detectors from the 1st of July 2013.
Fribourg, Switzerland –– Meggitt Sensing Systems, a division of Meggitt PLC and a leading supplier of advanced condition monitoring and machinery protection systems for turbomachinery, has made improvements to its Vibro-Meter® proximity measuring systems to provide customers with more reliable sensors over a longer lifetime. All redesigned products are fully compatible with existing installations, available at the same price and ship in about four weeks.