Smart Boiler Monitoring and the Role of IoT

Case Scenario Commercial boiler equipment installed on commercial premises are often critical services and failure of these systems can cause major business disruption. In the instance of a commercially trading business, breakdown of such equipment could resort in substantial loss of income through wasted stock, operational efficiency could be impacted by the displacement of personnel…

Our Latest Application: Water Hygiene

USE CASE We’ve recently acquired a client that had genuine cause to ensure water temperatures at client sites were at the optimum temperatures to avoid the growth of Legionella disease. Legionella bacteria is commonly found in water. The bacteria multiply where temperatures are between 20-45°C and nutrients are available. The bacteria are dormant below 20°C…

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…

Undetected water leaks cost businesses millions

Undetected water leaks are costing businesses millions every year – and yet a cost-effective solution is available. According to the Association of British Insurers, escape of water claims cost UK insurers £2.5 million a day, which adds up to nearly £1 billion a year. Similarly, Aviva has revealed water leaks are its highest frequency property…

Still using old style remote data loggers? Why?

Are you still using old style unconnected data loggers, and if so, why? The latest generation of “connected” remote data loggers or remote monitoring systems – now usually known as IoT or Internet of Things devices are available from CDL. You can read more about us in Engineering Update Easy to deploy, cost effective and…

Bespoke Industrial IoT Solutions; fast!

From initial discussions to 100 Beta products designed, made, tested and installed [in another country] and giving really useful data took less than 10 weeks. CDL were one of the early movers in Industrial IoT. We specialise in Machinery Management and Built Environment monitoring and control. Now a well established company with 1000’s of installations…

What do these OEM applications have in common? IoT

What do all of these OEM applications have in common? Cooling towers                            Biomass boilers Snow machines                           Asphalt laying trucks Emergency Water Standpipes    Pest control heat pods                           Water Purifiers                             Dust monitoring instruments Industrial cooling machinery      Voltage optimisers          Industrial Compactors                 Medical waste incinerators Just a few examples in the last couple of months where we…

Remote Monitoring – Improving visability of your hire equipment

Equipment hire is a great industry, allowing businesses access to specialist equipment without the large investment of buying, but it has its own challenges. We have recently been working alongside clients to develop a new way to monitor and protect their hire equipment. “The equipment wasn’t working to full capacity…” “The equipment wouldn’t switch on…”…

Why we developed the NanoULTRA M2M & IoT terminal

Many of our customers were looking for IoT solutions with a number of features that simply were not available in existing products. We could not ignore this and developed the NanoULTRA IoT Terminal as a result. It has constantly evolved and with 1000’s of units in service is indeed still evolving and delivering a rich…