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Avoid an outage with new hydrogen leak detection technology
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Avoid an outage with new hydrogen leak detection technology

Maintenance of hydrogen-cooled generators is critical for the safe and efficient operation of a power plant. Finding and repairing hydrogen leaks from the cooling system is one aspect that can require exhaustive searches on components, valves, fittings, or other locations. Traditional methods for hydrogen leak detection tend to be unreliable at finding the source of the leak, but optical gas imaging cameras have  improved the efficiency and performance of leak detection a great deal.

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Optical gas imaging for the chemical industry
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Optical gas imaging for the chemical industry

Optical gas imaging cameras are a proven method to detect dangerous and costly gas leaks in time. Optical gas imaging technology has been successfully applied in the oil refining, chemical, petrochemical and many other industries to help improve worker safety and prevent costly production shutdowns.

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Environmental protection with a FLIR optical gas imaging camera
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Environmental protection with a FLIR optical gas imaging camera

Some industrial, pharmaceutical and petrochemical plants emit gases that can harm the environment and impede the health of company employees and inhabitants of the surrounding area. Environmental protection agencies have the responsibility to make sure that these emissions fall within governmental and international policy guidelines. To help them with that task environmental protection agencies can use an optical gas imaging camera.

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Ten Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Optical Gas Imaging camera
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Ten Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Optical Gas Imaging camera

To get the most out of your OGI equipment, you should consider the following ten tips.

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