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…

Matrix+ the wireless and battery vibration monitoring system FAQ

What does the Matrix+ Vibration system do? The sensors monitor for vibration levels at high speed and will count the amount of ‘vibration events’ over a given period. When the sensor reports into the CDLSmartHub™ , alerts can be generated via sms/email to configured recipients. Each sensor can be named in the platform which will…

Vibration monitoring and IoT

Vibration monitoring and IoT  CDL has a long heritage of monitoring for vibration events, applications have been wide and varied to say the least. From monitoring the effects of waves on a Lighthouse in Cornwall, to monitoring for potentially damaging vibration levels on a 4.6 billion Year old meteorite at the Natural History museum. More regular applications include mainly monitoring construction…

Damp Social Housing, a Nightmare for Tenants and Landlords!

The Damp “Stats” and Why You Should Read On Nearly 11,000 tenants have claimed compensation for damp, leaks, and damage in their council homes. Local authorities in England have paid out more than £35m in compensation and legal fees. The latest local government budget data shows £1.7bn a year earmarked for maintaining and repairing council…

Combating covid: embracing smart technology to measure indoor air quality

Combating covid: embracing smart technology to measure indoor air quality The unrelenting march of the Covid pandemic has had a monumental impact on employee working conditions. While there is a proportion of the workforce who can effectively work from home, there are still large numbers of employees who have to work on site: everywhere from…

Peracetic acid, its potential harmful effects and the benefits of IoT

Peracetic acid, more commonly known as PAA, is a chemical used widely as a sanitiser across a range of industries such as food and beverage, hospitals, healthcare and pharmaceuticals. Against the backdrop of the Covid 19 pandemic, use of sanitizers has increased exponentially, both in a domestic setting and within business environments, and its production…

Reaping the benefits of IoT asset management

The innovative world of IoT (Internet of Things) enabled products and services is growing exponentially. But if you already have equipment in place, can you harness the power of IoT to upgrade and enhance your offering? And, if so, how? You’ll be pleased to learn that it is entirely possible to reap the benefits of…

IoT Platform Selection Guide & Research Report

Below is from the Hitachi sponsored market overview by 451 Research into IOT platforms. The full report can be downloaded HERE WHAT DO INDUSTRIAL USERS WANT FROM AN IOT PLATFORM? Caption Data experience confirms the #1 motivation being risk reduction, with business interruption risks being particularly high up the agenda   How does CDL’s IOT…

Water damage restoration and Coronavirus – IoT Technology can help!

The water damage industry is experiencing a perfect storm in the UK with the recent spate of record flooding and now Coronavirus. Unique, un-chartered landscapes of excessive water damage and Coronavirus need innovative smart models to keep business flowing. This is a perfect time to be embracing digital IoT solutions. Here are five top reasons…

Water damage properties, restoration and IoT – Where is the value?

Advancements in IoT solutions have enabled light touch, quick to install monitoring systems to assist with property drying. Benefits can be yielded by policy holders, insurance companies and damage restoration companies. The headline points are summarised below:- Reduction of cycle times Higher throughput of loss handling Events commonly occur whilst drying properties that extend drying…