LAKE FOREST, CA, Jan. 24, 2006 -- Process, plant and safety engineers responsible for operations with hazardous conditions will find the all new General Monitors company website a valuable solutions resource at: www.generalmonitors.com. Engineers will find expert product and applications information on the site to help safeguard employees, equipment and facilities from the dangers of combustible, flammable and toxic environments.
The new website features a unique online, automated Gas & Flame Detector Selection Tool. This informative tool enables engineers to research gas detectors efficiently by Gas Name or Family. Additional resources include an extensive Applications Library covering multiple industries and a complete Library of educational White Papers, Literature and FAQs.
The new site design provides time-saving E-Tech Support Applications Assistance. Safety monitoring experts are available via email to solve tough safety problems in hazardous industries, offering years of experience with combustible, flammable and toxic plant conditions.
Since 1961, General Monitors has offered a comprehensive suite of gas and flame detection products and systems designed for precision sensing, alarming, emergency shutdown and incident suppression. General Monitors' products are recognized around the globe for exceptional reliability, proven technologies, ease-of-use, low maintenance, long-life and superior value.
All gas and flame detection products developed by General Monitors utilize the industry's major sensing technologies, including catalytic bead, metal oxide semiconductor (MOS), infrared (IR) point, infrared open path, neural network technology and electrochemical cell. The company is an early innovator and pioneer in making many of these sensing technologies viable for industrial application.
General Monitors certifies its quality systems to IS0 9001:2000. Its products are certified to standards that include: ATEX, BV Marine, CSA, CE Marking, CUL, FM, GOST, IEC, ISA, NEC, SIL, UL, VNIIPO and many others.
With engineering, manufacturing, support and sales locations strategically placed around the globe, General Monitors is available as a local resource to help process, plant and safety engineers with safety monitoring applications. The company's field engineers and technicians are well-trained, offering years of in-depth expertise in solving the most difficult hazardous environment challenges.
Founded in 1961, General Monitors (www.generalmonitors.com), of Lake Forest, CA, is a leading-edge manufacturer of combustible gas, toxic gas and flame detection monitoring products of the highest quality. Corporate headquarters in Lake Forest, California comprise a modern engineering design center, R&D, manufacturing, sales and service complex. A facility in Galway, Ireland supports the EU with engineering design, R&D and manufacturing. Sales and service offices are maintained in Houston, Texas, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.