Automation is about Understanding Plant Operation, not Machinery.

In business, there’s two ways to make money. One, sell more. Two, reduce the cost of sales. That’s it, the bottom line. Automation is one of the best ways we’ve seen to reduce the cost of sales. We often get asked “Can you automate [insert brand/make/model of machine]?” Whilst this seems like the logical place to start, when it comes to automation, the type, brand or model of machine makes no difference. That’s the wrong question to be asking. The right question is “Do we understand how the plant operates?” By understanding how the plant operates, we can uncover the opportunities ... Read More

Dronesurfing

Check out this crazy YouTube video for Dronesurfing. We think this looks like a whole lot of fun. Maybe we’ll see this down on Mission Bay this Summer!  

Line of The Winter

For those that need a little inspiration to get up the mount this season, take a look at this!  

Red Bull Downhill run

Talk about a hit of Adrenaline! Check out this insane footage from the GoPro of one of Red Bull's finest Downhill Mountain Bikers. Awesome.

Technology isn’t always just about work!

  It’s also important to remember that whilst we mostly think about tech in terms of creating profitability and efficiencies, we also appreciate having a good laugh with it too! We salute LG on this innovative way of introducing new technology. With over 18.5 million views, it would appear that the video has done its job of promoting their Ultra Reality Technology. It also has us thinking about innovative ways to introduce our new controllers to the market….better watch out!

N2P Controls Telemetry Module

The N2P Controls telemetry module is designed to be a versatile telemetry unit that can be used in many applications, e.g. pump monitoring, tank level alarm, temperature alarms, remote start/stop of motors etc. It has two digital inputs, two digital outputs and a serial communication portal. The module allows for automated SMS notifications for any application that can give a digital input such as pump failures, temperature warnings and the like. The SMS function is compatible across all New Zealand and Australian networks. The N2P Controls’ telemetry module designed for a simple interface with a wide range of applications. Some ... Read More