Key points in the report include BIA became the first airport in Europe to install the ANOMS
8 package, a monitoring system which has upgraded its noise pollution tracking capabilitiesthe air quality target was achieved for all pollutants except ozone, which the airport put down to increased temperatures and lower wind speeds for much of the yearco2 emissions were reduced by 5.7 per cent since 1999, exceeding the target reduction of four per cent.
Sensar also announced that it had sold its final interest in its ANOMS
product (for sound and noise monitoring).
A mix of Permanent and Portable terminals will provide unattended sound level monitoring to accurately and reliably measure, record, process, store and transmit noise data to Heathrow's Airport Noise and Operations Management system, ANOMS
. The portable terminals will be used to deliver continuous noise monitoring for shorter-term projects.