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The cost value of predictive & preventative maintenance

03 November 2020

Predictive and preventative maintenance are two sides of the same coin. Both strategies work to keep equipment functioning properly and reduce downtime. Predictive maintenance aims to ‘predict’ when maintenance is going to be needed based on tendencies, whereas preventative maintenance offers routine servicing to ‘prevent’ failure. Applying these techniques to a plant full of diverse equipment can translate to time and money saved. Best bit, you can do this without it costing a pretty penny! READ MORE

DCO Systems offer conditional monitoring with predictive and preventative maintenance alerts

Navigating your next steps in energy efficiency

07 October 2020

'What’s next?’ is a question that many ask about energy efficiency and carbon reduction. Perhaps you made a large investment, developed new processes and reduced energy losses. But where does the next gain come from? We consider some of the questions raised and explore ways to further improve energy efficiency within your processes and how continuous improvements lead to significant gains. READ MORE

DCO sensors monitor energy consumption and can help identify areas for energy reduction

Report: An in-depth look into monitoring for steam applications

01 September 2020

Steam's ability to transfer energy between source and consumer means it continues to be widely used. Industries such as food and drink production, chemical processing, extractive industries, space heating and hot water to specialist applications in pharmaceutical and healthcare. Across all these industries steam systems are usually energy intensive and business critical but are hard to monitor regularly and consistently. READ MORE

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Fancy a holiday? Relax with remote monitoring

05 August 2020

Health studies and research consistently prove that taking holiday time can increase productivity and lower stress levels. So, whether you are escaping to your garden, travelling to the seaside or further beyond, our remote monitoring solutions can offer you peace of mind! Remote monitoring is the process of gathering data on your machines and understanding what is happening ‘within’ your machines when you are not physically on-site. READ MORE

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Goodbye batteries, hello energy harvesting

07 July 2020

Battery failures, battery replacement and limited battery lifetime all beg the same question - WHY do we need them? The significant time and cost to replace batteries is obvious, but what about the hidden problem – the impact on data gathering? How can analysis be complete when there are monitoring gaps? How can analysis be comprehensive when collection intervals are designed to suit a battery and not your needs? DCO Systems offer an alternative that boosts sensor capability and eliminates battery management costs. READ MORE

DCO offers a battery-free energy harvesting sensor

Investing in Industry 4.0- an affordable tool for survival

09 June 2020

Leading manufacturing publications have sited difficulty in up-front investment as a leading challenge for industries investing in Industry 4.0 technology. However, as the world continues to experience the effects of Covid-19 on their workforce, budgets and operating abilities, DCO System’s no up-front cost technology offers a viable solution. Affordable remote monitoring for plant and equipment can not only alleviate the challenge of getting an engineer to the site but allow for real-time visibility of your process. READ MORE

DCO Systems offers an affordable option for Investing in Industry 4.0

Digitise your plant floor simply and effectively

21 May 2020

Industry 4.0 has expanded rapidly with significant potential over the last few years. And as several manufacturing publications highlight, key decision makers do not fully understand the implementation of these digital strategies and the complex range of applications. However, complexity does not have to be a hurdle when you can start with something simple. DCO Systems offer a simplified approach that is easy to deploy and understand. READ MORE

DCO's Truly wireless sensors can be implemented anywhere

DCO Systems offer a remote monitoring solution for TODAY

01 May 2020

DCO SYSTEMS have developed equipment sensors that are ready for immediate use. During the Covid-19 pandemic, manufacturing sectors are finding that they need a remote monitoring solution that is easy to deploy, self-installed and ready to gather data within minutes. To meet this demand, DCO Systems have created a practical solution that allows engineers to remotely gather valuable information including temperature, pressure, energy usage and detect leaks and system variations in real time. READ MORE

DCO's Truly wireless sensors can be implemented anywhere

DCO Systems at Plant & Asset Management Show now taking place January 2021

13 March 2020

DCO Systems will be at the Plant & Asset Management Exhibition at the NEC, Birmingham which has now been postponed to January 2021. Exclusive talks and demonstrations will be held, along with the opportunity to meet our team. We are bridging the gap between Mechanical Engineering and IT. As the event approaches, details will be released on how to book an appointment and where to visit us to learn more about how our equipment sensors and software can help you!

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DCO to sponsor Fairford Festival of Fiction

The Fairford Festival of Fiction in Gloucestershire (11-13 June 2021) is a popular event for both children and adults as the weekend hosts several authors, writers, illustrators and book signing opportunities. DCO Systems are proud to sponsor the Festival of Fiction’s line-up of special guests to help engage and encourage readers of all ages! Find out more about our 2021 sponsorship of the Festival of Fiction

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DCO to sponsor bike ride and retrofit sensors to bike

We are proud to sponsor our graphic designer, Dean, as he makes an incredible commitment to cycle the length of Britain for British Heart Foundation. In September 2019, on the 3rd anniversary of his Heart Bypass Operation, Dean made a decision to cycle from Land's End to John O'Groats in August 2020 and raise money and awareness for BHF. We are not only sponsoring Dean to complete the ride, but will also be fitting our sensors to his bike to monitor different factors about his ride! READ MORE

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DCO Systems offer an affordable approach to equipment sensors and monitoring

31 January 2020

DCO Systems launch equipment sensors that power themselves using waste energy found in heat, vibration and light. Retrofitting these game-changing wireless sensors enables affordable monitoring of an entire steam powered system, with DCO’s software making reports available immediately when issues arise via dashboards, alerts and notifications. READ MORE

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