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Siemens and HR Wallingford Announce Technology Partnership

By [email protected] - 23rd March 2015 - 13:52

Siemens UK & Ireland has announced a strategic partnership with independent engineering and environmental hydraulics specialist, HR Wallingford, in a move to radically boost infrastructure monitoring solutions for the water industry. The technology partnership will see the organisations work together to help the industry meet demands to include the development and delivery of innovative real-time solutions for dams and flood defence infrastructure. Providing IT and monitoring expertise, Siemens will work alongside HR Wallingford in a variety of critical areas, including offering an enhanced level of information for asset investment decisions, improved emergency planning capabilities, as well as developing advanced preventative maintenance, helping to reduce more costly reactive maintenance. The technology partnership will deliver real time infrastructure monitoring for dams involving a detailed assessment of the issues affecting the dam site, followed by the design and specification of a bespoke system of third party sensors to monitor key properties.