Energy across borders

Written by Etienne Hilgen on 19 August 2021

The European Commission has announced plans to finance a cross-border energy infrastructure by 2050 to support its goals for climate neutrality. But, achieving this will necessitate a significant scale-up of Europe’s infrastructure. Here, Etienne Hilgen, at Ovarro, explains why the right choice of telemetry unit, software, SCADA and simulation systems will be crucial to maintaining this infrastructure. The cross-border energy... Read more


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


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


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


New developments at Datawatt

Written by Roy Gerding on 01 December 2016

We are continuously working on our product portfolio. At his moment we work on new developments.  A successor of the famous D05 RTU is in progress and we have released an Internet of Things (IoT) solution. Product portfolio In the past years, we have developed many different models substations and RTUs. This inevitably leads to changes in our product portfolio. At this moment our engineers work on the successor of the D05 RTU and substation.... Read more