Sensing and Telemetry News

13 Dec 2018

Powelectrics Raise a Glass to 2018 With a Wonderland-Themed Christmas Party!

As 2018 draws to a close, Powelectrics went out to celebrate an extraordinary year. Dave Oakes, Powelectrics MD, wanted to thank the whole team for their fabulous efforts throughout this pivotal year. Staff and partners were invited to a ‘Christmas Wonderland’ themed party at Birmingham’s NEC.

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07 Dec 2018

Powelectrics Telemetry Solution & MetronTMS Portal Helps Get Brewers Waste Recycled Into Animal Feed

Powelectrics have delivered comprehensive ‘connected sensor’ solution to a customer who collects food and beverage waste to produce animal feed. Our M2M solution assists nationwide logistics by monitoring tank levels at suppliers sites, customers sites and their own network of depots using MetronView middleware and MetronTMS, our tank monitoring portal for customers who deliver or collect bulk gases, liquids, powders or granules to/from tanks.

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05 Dec 2018

Powelectrics IoT Solution Helps Innovative House Builder Demonstrate The Green Credentials of Their Energy-Efficient Homes

Powelectrics IoT ‘connected sensor’ solution lets housebuilder prove green credentials to investors and potential buyers. We monitor temperature, humidity, hot & cold water usage and electricity consumption for their super energy efficient designs.

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03 Dec 2018

Powelectrics 'Connecting' at the SPS IPC Exhibition in Nuremberg

Powelectrics MD, Dave Oakes, has just returned from attending the SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremburg.We were delighted that the ‘connected sensor’ concept we have so actively developed and promoted was central to all discussion, from IO-Link to our own MetronView middleware offering connectivity sales to sensor suppliers and as a means of getting reliable sensor data securely into the cloud for platform providers of all sizes.

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22 Nov 2018

Powelectrics Technology Gives Sensor Suppliers An Additional, Ongoing Revenue Stream By Offering Their Customers Connected Sensor Data. Introducing ... ‘Platform As A Service’

Powelectrics offer sensor providers the opportunity to gain additional and ongoing revenue, by selling connectivity along with their sensors. Use our reliable, robust and affordable hardware and software, badged as your own. Proven in multiple industries & applications, all over the world. Open up new applications, sell more sensors, fulfil existing customer needs … with no risk!

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19 Nov 2018

Powelectrics Create Bespoke 'Connected Sensor' Solution for Waste Compactors

Powelectrics have developed a bespoke solution to monitor industrial waste compactors. Based on existing control panels, it allows levels to be seen & alarms received remotely by management and collection companies. This solution eliminates human error, enables logical, efficient collections & minimises impact on production and the environment. Monitoring the fault light adds condition monitoring to the solution.

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13 Nov 2018

Powelectrics Deliver River Level Monitoring To Help Environmental Business Store Chemicals Safely & Protect Local Ecology In Case of Flood

A Powelectrics ‘connected sensor’ solution has been installed to help a riverside business protect the local ecology in the event of a flood. Our customer stores chemicals on a site adjacent to the River Sett in Derbyshire. The Environment Agency identified that there was a risk to local flora and fauna if there was a flood, so they needed a solution to actively monitor water levels.

 

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07 Nov 2018

Powelectrics Connected Sensor Solutions Offer Control as Well as Monitoring

Powelectrics award-winning range of Metron2 telemetry devices can be used for control as well as monitoring. Many Industry 4.0 solutions we deliver are primarily for the purpose of monitoring key processes and providing alerts when specific events occur. However, it is also common for our customers to use Metron2-based M2M solutions for on/off control.  A great example is using relay control to manage pump activity.

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02 Nov 2018

Powelectrics M2M Solution Ensures Sewage Gets Pumped, so Sports Centre Customers Can Get Their Iron Pumped!

Powelectrics has provided a ‘connected sensor’ solution to monitor and control the sewage pumping station of a large sports complex. The site is in constant use & pump failure could lead to closure, depriving fitness enthusiasts and party goers of their facilities until a clean-up is arranged.

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