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Business Sector: Agriculture

NHDS Product: Agri-Trak

Application: Grain dryer monitoring and associated critical farm operations

With margins being eroded, farm managers are are continually under pressure to increase staff efficiency, it is therefore not always possible to deploy labour in supervisory roles, often resulting in expensive losses when, for example, a grain dryer develops a fault. Installing Agri-Trak to monitor critical functions has meant that attention can be diverted to where the need is greatest, confident that in the event of equipment failure staff are informed immediately via their mobile phones, regardless of their whereabouts.

Monitoring Remote Farm Equipment

To monitor agricultural buildings, machinery and equipment, reporting "out of parameter" as alarms sent as SMS text messages to existing mobile phones:- Burglar/fire alarm activated Oil/fuel level low Power supply interrupted Temperature high/low Humidity high/low Equipment location Driver needs assistance

Operational Benefits Increased operational efficiency Health and safety compliance Peace of mind and security Less risk of insurance premium rises Increased bottom line profits