Polygon acquires Caption Data

Polygon acquires Caption Data to strengthen IoT Services and ExactAire® offering Polygon has signed an agreement to acquire Caption Data Limited, which Polygon has been a minority owner and customer since 2010. Together they offer end-to-end environmental monitoring solutions for indoor air quality, leak detection, toxic gas monitoring, and energy management under the technology product…

Technology to Monitor Retrofitting in Social Housing

Introduction – Technology (IoT) to Monitor Retrofitting in Social Housing  At least 15 million homes need to be retrofitted by 2030 to meet 2050 carbon targets. The same homes would need to have further measures installed again after 2030. Doing this would more than triple the UK’s current rate of energy efficiency installations. While the…

Finding a Pathway To Sustainability

Introduction to Finding a Pathway To Sustainability In this era of sustainability, it is easy for companies to fall into the trap of thinking about their operations in terms of energy consumption and emissions. Yet, these are just two pieces of a much larger puzzle. Sustainable business is about looking beyond the costs and benefits,…

BDMA Conference 2022: The roadmap to sustainable resilience

On the 29th and 30th of June, Caption Data exhibited as sponsors of the BDMA Conference 2022: The roadmap to sustainable resilience. The conference’s theme focused on ‘The roadmap to sustainable resilience’, and explored what the brave new world of the water damage restoration industry needs to look like, and the necessary changes required to secure…

It’s a Damp Subject: Breaking the Mould in Social Housing

It’s a damp subject: Breaking the mould in social housing. Many varying root causes can lead to dampness and mould in a property, and the overall impact on tenant wellbeing is familiar across the rental and affordable housing sector. Tenants report distress, daily living disruption, financial implications, and a genuine concern for health-related mould issues…

Got Modbus? Get instant IoT too!

Got Modbus? Get instant IoT too! As an industrial equipment OEM, with Modbus, enabled products, you will want some or all of these tangible benefits our existing clients are already getting to drive their competitive advantage: MANAGE YOUR CLIENT SLA’s RAISE SERVICE LEVELS TO YOUR CLIENTS GET REAL-TIME DATA ON YOUR PRODUCT PERFORMANCE SPEED UP…

Increase in Legal Cases Against Social Landlords For Mould Claims

Increase in legal cases against social landlords for mould, It’s not always easy to prove who is responsible for resolving problems with damp and mould in social housing properties. This is because it can be difficult to find the exact cause of damp. Tenants of housing associations could contact the local authority’s Environmental Health department.…

Is there mould in your rental property inventory?

Mould and mildew in properties are serious concerns for landlords and housing associations. Failure to deal with mould can lead to serious health problems for tenants, can cause damage to a property and can leave a landlord open to legal action and a large bill if not dealt with. What is mould? Mould is a…

Water Utilities aiming to become carbon net-zero

Understanding what energy assets are using or wasting, will help Water Utilities towards becoming carbon net-zero and offer substantial cost savings. The government recently announced its intention to set in law a world-leading climate change target, which will require significant effort across all sectors of the economy including the Water Utilities industry to become carbon…