Ovarro group takes over Datawatt

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... Read more


Datawatt wins AMR Tender Vitens

Written by Johan van der Veen on 02 October 2019

Every day, Vitens supplies 5.6 million customers with drinking water that meets the highest quality. All drinking water is from Dutch groundwater. The distribution network is approximately 49,500 kilometers and supplies 352 million cubic meters of drinking water per year. Monitoring and controlling drinking water distribution Business customers have a significant share in the turnover of Vitens. The top 1000 largest business customers have... Read more


DSG-series delivered as retrofit for D05

Written by Johan van der Veen on 25 June 2019

D05-DSG The DSG is now also available as a retrofit for replacement of the D05-RTU. The D05 series uses the CPU02 processor module and a lot of components are no longer available. That is why our engineers have designed a new processor module. We now deliver this as D05-DSG retrofit. The advantage of the D05-DSG retrofit is that no adjustments are needed in the installation cabinet, because the housing is the same. This makes an easy... Read more


Monitoring ground water level with NB-IoT solutions

Written by Henk Berkhof on 24 June 2019

With Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, data collection has become cheaper. As a result, new applications are introduced. Groundwater monitoring One of these new applications is groundwater monitoring. At the Emmtec Industry & Business Park in Emmen, groundwater is used for making process water, OY water or demineralised water. This is used for the production of steam and electricity for their two combined heat and power (CHP)... Read more


Coteq works om medium voltage (MV) network for remote control

Written by Johan van der Veen on 05 February 2019

Datawatt supplies Distribution automation (DA) stations With remote control, power failures can be solved more quickly. Previously, in the event of a power failure, a technician was sent out to the transformer MV stations in the affected area to find the problem. A time-consuming job. Moreover, in the case of such failures many households are affected, while the problem is only at one or two MV transformer stations. Distribution Automation... Read more


Control cabinet and webscada for Ecovat

Written by Roy Gerding on 06 November 2018

Datawatt has a lot of knowledge and experience in the energy market, which is why Ecovat has asked us as a partner to think and work on a project for thermal energy storage. Thermal energy is simply explained "stored heat" For this project we have developed the control cabinet for the control system and delivered Stream webscada for the presentation and control of the process. An overview of the process for storage of thermal... Read more


Secure smart grid solutions

Written by Johan van der Veen on 01 October 2018

We closely follow developments for secure smart grid solutions. For example Internet or Thing (IoT) solutions, security requirements, open software, new protocols and new communication media with much lower communication costs so that much more data becomes available. All these developments influence our total solutions an we want to offer the best solution possible. Our vision In the current changing markets, we opt for a role as partner... Read more


A waterproof RTU for tailor-made solutions

Written by Henk Berkhof on 27 August 2018

Due to increasingly frequent weather conditions with many wet or dry periods, organizations are forced to take additional measurements. It happens more and more that our RTUs and data loggers have to defeat extreme weather conditions. Our data loggers and RTUs have to work reliable, even in wet conditions they have to perform their tasks reliable. In extreme situations like floodings, it is important that managers have reliable real time... Read more


IoT, chance or risk

Written by Roy Gerding on 16 July 2018

The development of Internet of Things (IoT) offers new opportunities for gathering more affordable data from the network. However, IoT developments are growing so fast and this only continues to grow. The technology becomes faster, better and cheaper Not all IoT-solutions are suitable for monitoring infrastructural networks. With more than forty years of experience in data collection and M2M communication, the step for us to use IoT-solutions... Read more


Wetex 2017

Written by Roy Gerding on 23 October 2017

Datawatt exhibits on the Wetex 2017 Our stand on the WETEX Together with the Krohne Waterflux and the Datawatt RTUs and scada solutions we provide complete water scada & telemetry solutions for online water monitoring projects. Our complete water scada & telemetry solutions Clean water is critical for survival. Many people are unaware that there is a complex system behind the supply of drinking water. Continuous availability... Read more