Written by Roy Gerding on 13 January 2021

Datawatt is taken over by Ovarro, a subsidiary of Laurel Solutions and a market leading provider of Remote Telemetry Units (RTUs), data loggers, secure scada systems and intelligent analytics software. Datawatt is a Netherlands based business serving the water, energy and industry markets with RTUs and scada solutions.

 

“The Ovarro management team are delighted to welcome Datawatt to the Ovarro team and are firmly committed to continued investment in Datawatt’s people, technology and engineered solutions. So together we may grow and develop our combined range of complimentary products and software services for all our customers in markets around the world,” said David Frost, CEO of Ovarro.

Roy Gerding, General Manager of Datawatt, added, “The combination of Ovarro and Datawatt provides us with the opportunity to continue to support our established end markets and customers whilst leveraging the financial and human capital of the Ovarro business to expand our market position around the world.”

“Ovarro’s acquisition of Datawatt continues to demonstrate the investment strategy to further develop as an industry leading player in remote monitoring and control of critical assets, where safety, reliability, efficiency and productivity are of utmost importance,” added Martin Carter, CEO Laurel Solutions.