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Dan Miller appointment reinforces continued USA growth

We are pleased to announce a further strategic appointment, as highly experienced instrumentation and monitoring engineer Dan Miller takes on responsibility for Business Development and Strategic Accounts in the USA.

We are thrilled Dan has chosen to join the team – he is a true industry expert having worked for some of the USA’s leading instrumentation & monitoring companies over the last two decades. His background is in civil engineering and he brings extensive experience of geotechnical and structural monitoring systems. Working with our partners and distributors Dan will support the growing number of American asset owners choosing to take advantage of intelligent remote monitoring technology in order to protect people and critical infrastructure.

Senceive CEO Graham Smith “The USA is a hugely important region experiencing significant growth for Senceive and we are delighted to welcome Dan who has a tremendously strong monitoring and civil engineering background to help consolidate our market leading position. Dan’s appointment is another demonstration of the company attracting the industry leading talent to work with and support our partners and customers across the rail, civil and mining sectors.”

Please join us in welcoming Dan to the Senceive team!

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How wireless monitoring supported the safe maintenance of France’s historic waterway

The 240 km Canal des Deux Mers in South West France connects the Mediterranean with the Atlantic and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Voies Navigables de France (VNF) and ground engineering specialist Uretek faced the challenge of preventing damage to a lock whilst undertaking essential repairs. OSMOS, a structural health monitoring specialist, partnered with the contractor and installed Senceive’s wireless monitoring sensors. Click here to find out how our precise wireless monitoring technology helped protect the historic structure throughout the repairs.

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Join Our Webinar: Wireless Condition Monitoring for Tunnels

Monday 27th July | 3pm BST


Are you looking for solutions that are simple to deploy, robust and provide a huge range of information? In our upcoming webinar with Markus Rennen and Chris Emery as our speakers, you will learn how wireless systems can be installed in minutes and still deliver data a decade later.

Every tunnel is a prototype and every tunnelling engineer has to contend with complex and unpredictable ground conditions both during and after construction. Monitoring has become a vital risk management tool and the technology has never been more capable or more accessible.


What’s covered?

  • tunnelling challenges and the need for monitoring
  • an overview of survey and monitoring options
  • wireless remote monitoring – pros and cons
  • deliverables

Find out how insight from remote monitoring can support better decision-making, save money and reduce risk and Register Here.

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Chris Emery appointed new Senceive Growth Director

We are pleased to announce a further strategic appointment, with respected monitoring market expert Chris Emery joining the Senceive team as Growth Director. He was previously at Topcon and brings considerable experience of remote condition and asset health monitoring alongside surveying.

Senceive CEO Graham Smith explains the significance;

“We’re absolutely delighted to bring Chris on board. Along with other recent senior appointments in global Business Development and elsewhere, it further re-inforces our objective to remain the number 1 global partner in wireless remote condition monitoring. Chris will help maximise the launch of our exciting new products and technologies, some of which are due out this year and strengthens the support to all our customers, alliances and partners in the civil, rail and mining sectors around the world”.

Chris said “I have watched Senceive grow from strength to strength and I am absolutely delighted to be joining the organisation”.

It’s been a busy start for Chris, who has already been interviewed by New Civil Engineer and recorded a short video below where he reflects on his new role and life during lockdown, with particular reference to the challenges of managing an unruly beard.

Please join us in welcoming Chris to the Senceive team!

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Coronavirus Statement

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, we have put the following measures in place to protect our staff, customers and suppliers, and to enable us to continue providing our products and services:

  • Those able to do so are working from home and diverts are set up on landline phones
  • Back-up team trained to replace our usual production team, should any of them need to self-isolate for health reasons
  • Travel reduced to a minimum and replaced where possible by conference calls
  • Stringent hygiene rules in our workplace and for those working from home
  • Measures for self-isolation for anyone exhibiting symptoms similar to those associated with COVID-19
  • Close contact with key suppliers to ensure continuity of supply.

We would ask for your cooperation with these measure as follows:

  • Please do not visit our premises without an invitation, other than for normal courier delivery service
  • If you plan to visit our office please tell us beforehand if you have travelled overseas, or experienced any symptoms of a cold or flu in the previous 14 days
  • If you do visit, you will be asked to follow appropriate hygiene measures
  • If our staff are required to visit your premises or a worksite, we will check that you have appropriate hygiene measures in place and our staff will follow recommended guidelines.

Although the COVID-19 crisis presents many challenges, we are confident that these measures will ensure that we can continue to provide the excellent products and services our customers have come to expect.

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Senceive Wireless Platforms Supported By Trimble 4D Control Software

Expanded Capabilities Reduce Setup Time for Senceive’s GeoWAN® and FlatMesh® systems

LONDON, UK, Sept. 17, 2019 — Senceive Ltd, the UK based leading global provider of wireless remote condition monitoring solutions, has today announced the improved interface to the Trimble 4D control software. Trimble is one of the world’s leading providers of software and hardware solutions helping connect the physical and digital worlds of geospatial and construction industries.

Following the release of Trimble’s 4D Control version 5.0 upgrade, the widely used software now fully supports Senceive’s wireless monitoring systems, streamlining the configuration process for existing Trimble 4D Control users and delivering real-time data from a multitude of instrumentation to one single platform. The software will now support both of Senceive’s wireless platforms, GeoWAN®, the company’s latest wireless platform that offers long-range monitoring up to 15km, and FlatMesh® wireless mesh system used for dense sensor distributions and intelligent monitoring solutions.

Senceive’s wireless monitoring solutions provide reliable and robust, long life, precise wireless monitoring solutions for a wide range of applications including; construction, rail, tunnels, buildings bridges, mines, quarries and many more, including the ability to integrate with almost any geotechnical/structural sensor. Whilst Senceive offer their own basic secure web-based data visualisation platform called WebMonitor to clients if requested, the highly versatile data from its sensor nodes has always allowed visualisation on a variety of higher-powered third-party software. The recent major upgrade of Trimble’s 4D Control software now allows their users to fully and conveniently monitor multiple sites from this single, customisable platform that not only enables improved visualisation, but can perform rigorous analysis and provide alerts. Alongside the many other types of data that Trimble devices provide, such as from Total Stations, GNNS reference receivers and a multitude of other geotechnical and structural sensors. The breadth of different datasets can now provide project managers, surveyors and engineers, using Trimble 4D Control, with a comprehensive understanding of the ground or asset conditions to enable rapid decision making and enhance predictions to support immediate identification of the early signs of failure or fatigue.

Of the announcement, Trimble Monitoring Solution’s Business Director Lisa Wetherbee said: “The recent release of version 5.0 focused on simplifying workflows and reducing the time needed to set up a monitoring project. The integration with Senceive builds on our commitment to continuously enhance the user experience when using Trimble 4D Control. By adding support for more wireless monitoring systems, we are making it easier to access real-time data from a wide variety of geotechnical sensors available for monitoring projects around the world.” Trimble press release link: https://www.trimble.com/news/release.aspx?id=091719b 

Graham Smith, CEO of Senceive, said: “Senceive is determined to make all its clients in civil engineering and mining operations as efficient and safe as possible. For each and every one of the industries we work in, safety is the number one priority, and with Trimble’s 4D Control software our Intelligent Monitoring Solutions (IMS) only become ever more efficient and easier to use. Trimble’s software helps engineers by providing accurate results in real-time alongside their other instrumentation and monitoring data, aiding their monitoring efforts and enhancing their safety even in the most challenging environments.”

We have several further significant product launches in the coming months, including this week at Intergeo, that will reinforce our position as the pre-eminent company for innovations that support and enable our civil engineer clients in making better decisions on their geotechnical and structural assets.”

 

 

More about Senceive Ltd.

Founded in 2005 and based in the United Kingdom, Senceive Ltd. provides an innovative approach to providing reliable, long-life, precise wireless monitoring solutions for buildings, earthworks, rail, bridges, walls, tunnels, structures, dams and mines. By providing two complementary wireless platforms; Intelligent Mesh (FlatMesh®) and Long-range point-to-point (GeoWAN®), Senceive enables intelligent low-power sensor nodes, including those from different manufacturers, to wirelessly communicate through radio networks. The company’s innovative long-life, practical wireless solutions are robust and easy to deploy, ensuring Senceive offerings enable clients to make better short and long-term decisions about their assets.

 

More about Trimble

Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. From purpose-built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware and services are transforming a broad range of industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics. For more information about Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB), visit:  www.trimble.com.

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