Redefining Le Grande K! aka The Kilogram, Part I

I recently attended my first Metrology conference. In speaking with attendees, I learned what a Metrologists' pet peeve is - explaining what they do! One attendee explained it quite clearly - "When asked what I do for a living and I explain I'm a Metrologist - they immediately reply "Is it going to rain tomorrow?" Not that is some serious science humor! Metrolo-what? Metrology is the science of measurement. It establishes a common understanding units of measurement, crucial in linking human activities - locally and worldwide. The basic question: How could humans make…Read more
Cameron Instruments involvement in the Canadian Biogas Sector

Cameron Instruments involvement in the Canadian Biogas Sector

Cameron Instruments Inc. supplied specialty instrumentation and calibration services to industries across Canada. A small, family owned company headquartered in Guelph, ON founded by Neil Cameron, Cameron Instruments was formed in 1990 after an amalgamation with Cameron Products which had been in operation since the late 1960's. Nick Grayson, Director of Sales, has been with Cameron Instruments since 1999 and in 2013 purchased the company from the previous owners. Initially, the core of the business was providing instrumentation and services to gas utilities to ensure pipelines are pressurized correctly to prevent leaks and…Read more