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Earthquake Sensors on San Francisco Bridges Measure the Napa Quake

September 1, 2014 - in Bridges, Maintenance, Sensors, Transportation

As the Earth shook Marin awake early Sunday morning, dozens of sensors mounted on the Golden Gate and Richmond-San Rafael bridges, as well other county buildings, recorded the movement. The sensor system is designed to immediately record data and help engineers…

PG&E Drops Seismic Sensors Into the Ocean to Monitor Around Diablo Canyon

July 25, 2013 - in Energy, Sensors

PG&E hopes to get a better understanding of earthquakes near Diablo Canyon through a new research project currently underway. On Tuesday, researchers…

Trimble Acquires Refraction Technology Assets to Extend its Scientific Research and Structural Monitoring Solutions

October 5, 2012 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Sensors

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has acquired assets of privately-held Refraction Technology, Inc. (REF TEK) of Plano, Texas, a leading…