Many calling into Linc Energy Systems this summer spoke with Preston Marcoux, our summer intern.
Natural Gas Measurement, Underground Utilities and More Blog
We provide insights on natural gas measurement, underground utility damage prevention, utility contractor services and various natural gas products. Formerly the Linc Energy Blog.
The ALS ice bucket challenge has proven to raise significant funds for ALS nonprofits associated with an incurable disease. As I write this, the ALS Association claims to have received $31.5 million in donations. What is the challenge? How did it begin? More importantly, how can you help?
We are happy to announce that SENSIT Technologies has recently released the IRED Infrared portable Ethane Detector, which readily distinguishes if a methane source is from a natural gas line.
Linc Energy Systems is pleased to announce that we are now an Agave tracer wire distributor, offering a wide selection of copper and copper clad steel (CCS) locating wire for open trench and utility directional drilling applications.
National 811 Day, on August 11, serves as a reminder for everyone to call 811 before digging. Yes, it is the law, but, did you know that every six minutes, there is damage to underground utilities because an excavator fails to call?
Linc Energy is happy to announce that we are now a Romet rotary meter distributor. The rotary flow meter nicely fills a gap in our existing product line, offering an alternative for high volume, commercial / industrial natural gas measurement for utility billing and submetering.
The Xcel Energy Gas and Electric Lineman's Rodeo is August 1, 2014 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds with expected attendance to approach 1100 people.
Linc Energy is pleased to announce that Brian Cox is the newest member of our team, joining us as a sales associate for our natural gas products. Brian will be responsible for key account management and business development.
As a manufacturers' agent, representing Mercury Instruments Honeywell, Linc Energy Systems is thrilled to announce that we are adding the Honeywell USM GT400 Ultrasonic Flowmeter to our product offerings. The meter nicely fills a void in our product line by providing natural gas measurement for custody transfer.
When selecting the ideal confined space gas monitor or a CSE detector, one needs a device capable of detecting combustible gases, toxic gases and gases as atmospheric hazards. It is also important to understand the difference between a confined space gas detector and a personal monitor.
Damage Prevention Professional magazine and the National Utility Locating Contractors Association (NULCA) have teamed up to create the first Locator Safety Awareness Week (LSAW). This inaugural event is June 22-28, 2014, and has been created to support and promote the safety of our utility line locators who often are prone to facing dangerous situations every day.
Portable methane gas detectors are instruments used for mobile and walking leak surveys which are an integral part of pipeline owners' leak detection systems, developed to keep people safe.
We know to call 811 before digging, right? After the homeowner or excavator has done this, and the one-call locator has located the public utilities, is the property owner finished with its damage prevention obligation? The answer is not simple.