Mar
14

Predict failures with wireless vibration sensors

When driving through one of Eastlink’s 1.6-kilometre traffic tunnels, it’s difficult to imagine everything that is going on behind the scenes to keep all those vehicles moving smoothly and safely.

Each tunnel that forms part of this eastern Melbourne arterial has a ventilation plant at its exit and large fans to capture the air and the exhaust fumes it contains. The air is dispersed through 47-metre-high ventilation stacks.

Eastlink is successfully using our AlphaX Machine Health Monitor (MHM) and wireless vibration sensors to measure vibrations in its tunnels.

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Dec
15

MHM Gen II Released for X-mas

Monitor your plant and equipment from home this Xmas.

With the all new AlphaX MHM monitoring your plant and equipment, there are even more reasons to stay at home this holiday season.

The MHM monitors your plant and equipment, ensuring that operations are at peak efficiency and when things stop, the built-in AI kicks in, taking preventative actions to ensure the impact is minimized. It doesn’t need a break, doesn’t need penalty rates and doesn’t need constant supervision, the only thing you have to worry about is Christmas dinner. And if you really have to stay connected, just open the AlphaX app on your phone and check in. It really is that easy!

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Jun
19

Fully featured industrial IoT node in tiny form factor!

Smart now fits in the palm of your hand!

The breakthrough CT1-33 smart node packs more smart into a tiny form factor. Measuring just 5 x 5 x 3 cm small, and complete with onboard sensing and wireless connectivity, it’s our most compact device yet.

Designed to power Smart City, Smart Infrastructure and Smart Environmental projects, the CT1-33 IoT node is fully featured, enclosed in an all aluminium body, with stainless hardware and built in sensor it’s tough, to handle everything you can throw at it. The device provides direct connectivity to the internet, eliminating the need for routers and gateways and simplifying your entire IoT system.

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Jun
15

Melbourne Leads the Smart Cities Charge

Melbourne is leading the charge for smart cities across Australia. This places Melbourne as the highest placed Australian city in the global smart rankings. Michelle Fitzgerald, Chief Digital Officer from the City of Melbourne recently spoke to Hamish Fitzsimmons on ABC’s Lateline program about how she is using data to shape the future of Melbourne.

Of interest where the simplicity of several of the technologies that have been employed and the use of the data they produce.

Transcript from ABC Lateline 20/03/2017: http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2016/s4639431.htm

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